Chicago Subcontractor Cited for Exposing Workers to Asbestos

A demolition project at a former Waukegan hospital has taken a perilous turn, with federal authorities issuing a citation to a Chicago subcontractor for exposing workers to asbestos, a known carcinogen. This alarming situation, as reported by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), came to light in November 2023 when