Two Genesse County Businesses Fined By MIOSHA
Michigan restaurants and bars are not the only businesses being fined right now. The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) announced fines of $400 dollars to $6,300 dollars against nine Michigan businesses today, two of them in Genesee County.
According to ABC 12, UB Tan in Fenton, and Value City Furniture in Flint were both fined for the following reasons,
- UB Tan - The tanning salon was fined $400 after a complaint. MIOSHA says the business lacks a COVID-19 response plan, didn’t train employees on COVID-19 measures, did not screen all employees for COVID-19 when they arrived for work and did not post signs at entry doors asking customers not to enter if they have been sick.
- Value City Furniture - The furniture mega store was fined $1500 after an inspection. MIOSHA says the store lacks a preparedness plan, did not screen all employees for COVID-19 when they arrived for work, failed to enforce 6 feet of social distancing, failed to require face coverings, didn’t train employees on COVID-19 measures, failing to post signs for customers at entry doors and did not ask why patrons were not wearing a face coverings.
To see and read about all nine Michigan businesses facing fines as of today, click here.
I don't know why it is so hard for people to wear a damn mask, and wear it properly. I get so annoyed when I see someone with a mask hanging under their nose (Chris Monroe). The other day I went through a drive thru to order lunch. When I pulled up to pay, I saw a worker making food with a mask hanging half off of her face - I left. Call me crazy, it won't be the first time.