7-Eleven To Pay $1.5 Million For Failure To Properly Train Employees Handling Carbon Dioxide – SFGate

Convenience store operator 7-Eleven, Inc. will pay a $1.525 million settlement for failing to properly train employees in the handling of hazardous material in California stores, Monterey County District Attorney Jeannine Pacioni announced Friday.

The company, which is an operator or franchiser of more than 1,700 stores in California, 25 of which are located in Monterey County, violated state laws requiring training of store personnel in the handling hazardous material.

Several counties, including Monterey, Alameda, Contra Costa, San Mateo, San Francisco, San Joaquin, Solano, Ventura and Yolo were involved in the prosecution of the case.
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