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Hereford Caviness plant cited for safety violations

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Hereford, TX - An area meat processing plant could face up to $120,000 in fines for dozens of safety violations.

OSHA found 25 violations at the Caviness plant in Hereford, 23 of which were considered "serious."  A serious violation is one in which there is a substantial risk of death or injury.

The report cites a variety of violations, ranging from failure to investigate an ammonia leak to not providing workers with proper safety equipment.

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