The U.S. Environmental Safety Company has reached a settlement with Westbrook-primarily based CertaPro Painters of Maine for alleged violations of a federal rule built to secure youngsters from exposure to direct paint
The EPA claims it investigated CertaPro painters next client grievances. The agency uncovered that in 2021 and 2022, the enterprise failed to ensure all staff undertaking renovations ended up licensed and also failed to consider necessary actions to protect against guide poisoning. Children ended up residing in at the very least two of the homes that had been the subject matter of the investigation.
IDK Ventures, which operates CertaPro Painters, has paid a $16,000 fantastic and the EPA suggests the firm is now in compliance with the federal rule.