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Maine Roofing Company Facing More Fines After Worker Fell to Death

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is imposing additional fines on a roofing contractor in Maine charged in the 2018 death of a worker. The new fines of $278,000 bring the total to more than $2 million in fines against …

Georgia Roofing Contractor Accused of Insurance Fraud

A Macon, Ga.-based roofing contractor was arrested for insurance fraud and damage to property, according to Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens. Law enforcement officers from Hudgens’ Fraud Division and the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office arrested Anthony Christopher Bernardo, 48, on …

Oklahoma House Approves $30K Roofer Bond Proposal

A proposal forcing the state’s roofers to secure a $30,000 bond to get a state license returned to life on April 3 after the Oklahoma House narrowly approved the measure aimed at what one lawmaker called “one of most disgusting …

Texas AG: Roofing Contractor to Pay Restitution for Misleading Homeowners

A Rosenberg, Texas-based roofing contractor has agreed to reimburse all homeowners who improperly paid the company’s “liquidated damages” contracts, the Texas Attorney General’s Office reports. In June, the AG’s office charged Holden Roofing Inc. (HRI) with subjecting homeowners to unlawful …