LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- In a list of citations issued as a result of complaints and referrals received by Nevada OSHA, the Mortenson-McCarthy/Las Vegas Stadium was proposed a violation of $13,494 on June 23.
According to the report, the Mortenson-McCarthy/Las Vegas Stadium joint venture was issued the citation on June 23 for a "serious" violation.
No additional information was provided in regards to what exactly the serious violation was.
Mortensen-McCarthy released a statement disagreeing with the penalty:
The safety and well-being of our team members, those of our business partners and the community are our highest priority. Mortenson/McCarthy is committed to complying with all health and safety regulations, and we stand by our strong safety record on the Allegiant Stadium project. We disagree with Nevada OSHA’s findings and we have formally contested their decision.
Our team has actively communicated and diligently enforced evolving Nevada OSHA and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention requirements with our project partners and up to 2000 workers on site each day. Our team has continued to make changes and adjustments as needed or identified in an effort to protect everyone on the project.
The full list of companies and penalties can be found below.
Establishment Name Issuance Date Violation Type Proposed Penalty