Posts Tagged ‘ RRP ’

Construction Firm to Pay Penalty for Failure to Use Lead-Safe Work Practices

Jun 7th, 2013

HarenLaughlin Construction Co. of Lenexa, Kan., has agreed to pay a $27,286 civil penalty to settle allegations it failed to use proper lead-safe work practices during the renovation of a multifamily property, violating the Renovation, Repair and Painting (RRP) rule. Additionally, the company allegedly failed to notify the property owner about lead-based paint risks before […]

EPA Urges Caution on Tornado Renovation Activities Involving Lead Paint

Jun 24th, 2011

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Region 7 office has issued a warning to those working on the post-tornado recovery effort in the Joplin, Mo., area to beware of lead paint issues. “As the Joplin, Mo., area continues to recover from the May 22 tornado, EPA Region 7 recommends children and pregnant women keep away from […]