A Puyallup asbestos abatement contractor, Spenser Abatement Services Inc., has been fined a total of $437,300 by the state Department of Labor and Industries for several willful violations of state regulations in the removal of asbestos from two buildings.
The company did not return phone calls Friday.
The violations occurred, said Labor & Industries, at the former Lynnwood High School and an Olympia Building used by the state Department of Transportation. The Lynnwood project involved removing asbestos from the high school prior to its demolition. The department fined the abatement company $256,900 for 11 willful violations and three serious violations. …