OSHA News Releases – All

September 2018

  • - OSHA News Release – Joint Regional - U.S. Department of Labor Launches Regional Emphasis Program Focused on Reducing Employee Exposure to Ammonium
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Country Club for Safety Hazards
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Connecticut Employer For Exposing Employees to Fall Hazards at Construction Jobsite
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Urges Workers and the Public to be Vigilant And Mindful of Hazards Following Hurricane Florence
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Five Contractors for Safety Violations Following Florida Pedestrian Bridge Collapse
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Peanut Processing Facility, Places Company in OSHA’s Severe Violator Enforcement Program
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Two Companies After Fatal Fall At Communication Tower Worksite in Mississippi
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Enters Partnership to Promote Safety During Illinois Courthouse Construction Project
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Wood Pallet Manufacturer After Employee Amputation
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Sawmill for Safety Violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Woodworking Company For Exposing Employees to Fire and Explosion Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Urges Workers and the Public to be Vigilant And Mindful of Hazards During Tropical Storm Gordon Cleanup
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Joins Partnership to Promote Workplace Safety During Construction Project in Georgia
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor to Hold Meeting to Solicit Public Input On Whistleblower Issues in the Finance Industry

August 2018

  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Florida Roofing Company Faces Penalties For Exposing Employees to Fall and Other Safety Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Thorpe Plant Services and Steel Dust Recycling After Employee Hospitalized For Fall
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Two Colorado Construction Companies For Safety and Health Hazards after Worker’s Fatal Fall
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Posts New Frequently Asked Questions and Videos on OSHA Standard for Controlling Silica in Construction
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Texas-Based Builder Partner to Promote Workplace Safety During Northwest D.C. Construction Project
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Joins Partnership to Promote Worker Safety During Construction of Georgia Development Project
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Tool Manufacturer After Employee Suffers Amputation
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Construction Company After Employee Suffers Serious Laceration
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Forms Safety Partnership with Builder and Unions on Potawatomi Hotel Expansion Project
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Extends Some Compliance Dates For General Industry Beryllium Standard
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Alabama Auto Dealership Settle Safety Citations and Penalties Following Fatal Fire
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Construction Company After Fatal Trenching Incident
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Tennessee Contractor After Two Employees Burned at Nuclear Power Plant
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites El Paso Construction Company For Trenching and Excavation Safety Hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Illinois Manufacturer For Health and Safety Violations
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Texas Dollar Tree Store For Exposing Employees to Safety Hazards
  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Announces $10.5 Million in Funding Opportunities for Susan Harwood Training Grants to Support Worker Safety and Health
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Recycling Company for Safety Violations
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Manufacturer For Exposing Employees to Excessive Noise and Other Hazards
  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Idaho Lumber Company For Exposing Employees to Safety Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Paving Company After Employee Sustains Fatal Injuries

July 2018

  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Oregon Shipbuilder For Serious and Willful Safety Violations
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Three Companies in Oklahoma After Five Employees Fatally Injured by Explosion and Fire
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Kansas Grain Bin Operator
  • - OSHA Trade Release - The Department of Labor Proposes Rule to Better Protect Personally Identifiable Information
  • - OSHA Trade Release - The Department of Labor Plans to Propose Rule to Better Protect Personally Identifiable Information
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Corrected: U.S. Department of Labor Cites East Texas Countertop Company for Safety and Health Violations
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Manhattan Construction Company Partner To Enhance Safety and Health at Texas Ballpark Project
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Court Orders Contractor to Pay $250,000 for Safety Violations Following Fatal Fall at Dallas Apartment Complex
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Finds Safety Violations Following Fatal Kentucky Shipyard Towboat Explosion
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Manufacturer For Exposing Employees to Workplace Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Auto Parts Manufacturer For Exposing Employees to Safety Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Joins Partnership to Promote Workplace Safety During Georgia Construction Project
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Wisconsin Contractor For Repeatedly Exposing Workers to Falls
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Seeks Comments on Proposal Regarding Railroad Construction Equipment in Cranes and Derricks Construction Standard
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Missouri Excavating Company After Observing Employees Working in Unprotected Trench
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites New York Flooring Manufacturer for Exposing Employees to Mechanical, Chemical, and Other Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Southeast Georgia Manufacturer After Employee Amputation
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites North Carolina Shipyard After Towboat Worker Drowned in Storm
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Kicks Off Safe + Sound Week on August 13th
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Alberici Healthcare Sign Safety Partnership During Construction of Saint Louis Hospital
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Seeks to Stop Increase in Worker Fatalities In Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Enters Partnership to Promote Safety During Omaha Construction Project
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Joins Partnership to Promote Workplace Safety During Alabama Construction Project
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites North Florida Shipyard for Safety Violations Following Employee Drowning
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Illinois Pallet Manufacturer After Employees Are Sickened from Unsafe Carbon Monoxide Levels
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Extends Enforcement Date of Certain Provisions of the Beryllium Standard to August 9
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites South Florida Manufacturer for Exposing Employees to Safety Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Bluewater Construction Solutions For Exposing Employees to Falls at Two Florida Worksites
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Miami Commercial Bakery For Exposing Employees to Electrical and Fall Hazards
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Renews Alliance to Help Prevent Construction Injuries and Illnesses in West Texas
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Confirms Effective Date of the Direct Final Rule Revising Beryllium Standard for General Industry
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Finds West Virginia Roofing Contractor Exposed Employees to Fall, Electrocution, and Other Workplace Hazards

June 2018

  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and CareerSafe Form Alliance to Protect Safety and Health of Young Workers
  • - OSHA Trade Release - Specific Employers Required to Submit 2017 Injury and Illness Data by July 1
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Roofing Company Faces Penalties After Exposing Employees to Numerous Fall and Other Safety Hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Excavating Company Following Fatal Trench Collapse
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Joins Safety Partnership in Wisconsin
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and the International Safety Equipment Association Form Alliance to Protect Workers’ Safety and Health
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites South Florida Utility Contractor for Exposing Employees to Trenching Hazards
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Montana Contractor Compensation Fund Sign Alliance to Promote Workplace Safety
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Rule to Ensure Crane Operators Are Qualified to Safely Operate Equipment
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Finds Wisconsin Contractor Continues To Expose Roofers to Falls and Other Safety Hazards
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Issues Memorandum Outlining Enforcement of Silica Standard for General Industry and Maritime
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites a Colorado Chemical Manufacturer
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites New Jersey Renewable Energy Company Following Fatality at New Hampshire Power Plant
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. 1st Circuit Court of Appeals Orders Maine Roofer to Correct Violations, Implement Safety Measures, and Address $389,685 in Fines

May 2018

  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Publishes Proposed Extension of Some Beryllium Standard Compliance Dates
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Wichita Contractor for Exposing Roofers to Safety Hazards
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor, Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors Sign Alliance to Protect Workers
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Utility Construction Company For Exposing Employees to Cave-in Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Orders Florida Flight Training Company To Reinstate Instructor Terminated After Raising Flight Safety Concerns
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites South Florida Utility After Employee Sustains Fatal Injuries
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Enters Partnership to Promote Safety During Demolition of Federal Complex in Kansas City
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Proposes Rule to Ensure Crane Operators Are Qualified To Safely Operate Equipment
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Wisconsin Battery Company For Exposing Employees to Lead, Other Hazards
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Industry Representatives Partner To Address Trenching Hazards in North Dakota
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites New York Cosmetics Manufacturer For Safety and Health Hazards Following November 2017 Fire
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Contractor and Staffing Agency Following Fatal Trench Collapse at Alabama Work Site
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Announces Delayed Enforcement of Certain Provisions of the Beryllium Standard
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Philadelphia Contractor For Multiple Safety Violations; Proposes $222,152 in Penalties
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Inspection Cites Pennsylvania Box Manufacturer For Failure to Correct Prior Safety Hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Recognizes Pennsylvania Brick Manufacturer For Excellence in Workplace Safety
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and PARIC Corp. Partner to Promote Workplace Safety and Health During Construction of St. Louis’ Ballpark Village Projects
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Two Colorado Companies For Workplace Safety Failures in Fatal Pipeline Fire
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Manufacturer For 36 Safety And Health Violations