Labor & Employment Law Daily Wrap Up, SAFETY—11th Cir.: Employer lacked actual knowledge that employee washing dock required a personal flotation device, (Jan 14, 2022)

By Nicole D. Prysby, J.D.

OSHA cited the employer after an employee pressure washing its boat dock fell off the dock and drowned, but the appeals court vacated the citation.

An employer did not have actual knowledge that pressure washing its boat dock required the use of personal flotation devices and, therefore, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals vacat ...