PITTSBURGH FORGING COMPANY

OSHRC Docket Nos. 78-1361; 78-2041

Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission

September 30, 1981

COUNSEL:

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Office of the Solicitor, USDOL

Marshall H. Harris, Reg. Sol., USDOL

W. Scott Railton, for the employer

George Prenatt, Staff Rep., Safety & Health Dept. - USWA, for the employees

OPINION:

ORDER OF SEVERANCE

Upon our own motion it is ordered that Docket Nos. 78-1361 and 78-2041 are hereby severed pursuant to Rule 10 of the Commission's Rules of Procedure, 29 C.F.R. 2200.10. The administrative law judge's decision in Docket No. 78-2041 is affirmed. It is accorded the precedential value of an unreviewed judge's decision. See Leone Construction Co., 76 OSAHRC 12/E6, 3 BNA OSHC 1979, 1975-76 CCH OSHD P20,387 (No. 4090, 1976). Docket No. 78-1361 remains on review.