Operators of Coliseum slapped with workplace fine

The company who operates the Nassau Coliseum has been slapped with a hefty fine.The management company SMG is facing $88,000 in fines from the U.S.

WOODBURY - The company who operates the Nassau Coliseum has been slapped with a hefty fine.

The management company SMG is facing $88,000 in fines from the U.S. Labor Department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

OSHA says the management company violated workplace standards, including exposing workers to asbestos. The operators of the Coliseum will challenge the findings.

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