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Injury at Tesla Solar Business Draws Company’s Biggest Safety Fine

Federal safety officials fined Tesla Inc. more than $110,000, the biggest safety fine in the company’s history, after an employee received a high-voltage electrical shock at a solar energy facility in Massachusetts.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued nine “serious” safety citations against Tesla last month, with fines totaling $110,863. The citations stem from an injury to a Tesla employee working on a solar energy project at Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts. KEEP READING