OSHA News Releases – All

 

December 2017

  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and the National Association of Women in Construction Renew Alliance to Protect Safety and Health of Female Construction Workers
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Contractor for Trenching Hazards and Proposes $130,552 in Penalties
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Auto Dealership after Fatal Fire
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Employee Receives Court-Ordered Restitution After Justified Whistleblowing Action
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites West Virginia Contractor After Employee Injured in Roof Fall, Proposes Penalties Totaling $86,916
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites Connecticut Contractor for Mercury and Respirator Hazards at New Hampshire Demolition Site

November 2017

  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Fines US Environmental Inc. for Safety Violations and Proposes Penalties Totaling $333,756
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Pottery Manufacturer Reach Settlement Agreement Following Worker Fatality
  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Extends Compliance Date for Electronically Submitting Injury, Illness Reports to December 15, 2017
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Tampa Electric Co. And Critical Intervention Services Following Hazardous Chemical Release
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Proposes Over $1.8 Million in Fines Against a Wisconsin Corn Milling Facility After Fatal Grain Dust Explosion
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Issues Final Rule Setting Compliance Date for Crane Operator Certification Requirements
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Lynnway Auto Auction For Exposing Employees to Numerous Hazards
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Again Cites Three Queens Supermarkets For Safety Violations
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Farmers Cooperative After Worker Entrapped in Grain Bin
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Missouri Podiatry Clinic Cited for Improper Handling of Medical Waste
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Bimbo Bakeries USA For Multiple Workplace Hazards
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Contractors in Montana Following Severe Burns
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Parts Manufacturer After Injuries Reveal Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Resumes Regular Enforcement in Florida and Georgia
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Signs Alliance with Robotic Industries Association and NIOSH to Improve Worker Protections in Emerging Tech Industry
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Mississippi Company for Exposing Workers To Hazardous Energy, Equipment, and Other Hazards
  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Boise Construction Company For Trenching Violations

October 2017

September 2017

  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Awards $10.5 Million in Training Grants To 80 Nonprofit Organizations for Workplace Safety and Health
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites Chicago Container Manufacturer After 4 Workers Suffer Injuries
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - Federal Agencies in Montana and Dakotas Align on Safety Practices
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA, National Grain and Feed Association Form Alliance to Protect Workers in Grain Handling Industry
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA, American Chemistry Council Sign Alliance to Protect Workers from Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - OSHA Signs Alliance to Promote Worker Safety and Health
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - OSHA Renews Alliance to Provide Training to Young Workers
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - OSHA Finds Machine-Guarding, Noise Violations at Florida Bakery

August 2017

  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Issues Proposed Rule to Extend Compliance Deadline for Crane Operator Certification Requirements
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Public, Private Partnership Promotes Safety During LaGuardia Airport Redevelopment Project
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites Wisconsin Steel Pipe Manufacturer for Safety Hazards
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - OSHA, Mason Contractors’ Association of St. Louis Renew Partnership for Worker Safety
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites South Dakota Company After Worker Buried in Trench Collapse
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites New York Paperboard Mill for 61 Safety, Health Hazards
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA to Hold Second Public Meeting to Solicit Suggestions for Growing, Strengthening Voluntary Protection Programs
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - OSHA Investigation Finds Psychiatric Hospital Workers Remain Exposed to Serious Workplace Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - North Florida Roofing Company Cited Again for Workplace Safety Hazards

July 2017

  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA, DJ Basin Safety Council Renew Alliance to Protect Colorado Workers
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA revises its online whistleblower complaint form
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Aluminum manufacturing company’s history of safety violations continues, putting employees at Camden County facility at risk of serious injuries
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - OSHA orders Wells Fargo to reinstate SoCal whistleblower; pay $577K in back wages, damages, attorneys’ fees
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - OSHA investigation finds safety failures led to the death of 3 workers who entered a manhole containing lethal gases
  • - OSHA National News Release - US Labor Department announces $10.5M funding opportunity for Susan Harwood Training grants to support worker safety, health training
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA launches application to electronically submit injury and illness data on August 1
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA announces policy change on monorail hoists in construction

June 2017

  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA finds machine safety hazards, silica overexposure at Ohio steel plant
  • - OSHA National News Release - US Labor Department’s OSHA proposes to delay compliance date for electronically submitting injury, illness reports
  • - OSHA National News Release - Summer’s here – and the time is right for: ‘Water, Rest and Shade’
  • - OSHA National News Release - US Labor Department’s OSHA publishes proposed rule on beryllium exposure
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA to hold public meeting to solicit suggestions for strengthening the Voluntary Protection Programs
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Consent judgment compensates three Hartford health center employees fired after concerns were raised about tuberculosis exposure
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Missouri citations highlight importance of vigilance in preventing trench cave-ins, protecting workers
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - State Farm at Park Center safety partnership announced
  • - OSHA National News Release - OSHA announces inaugural ‘Safe + Sound Week’ Agency, safety experts, industry leaders raise awareness of safety, health programs
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - OSHA, New Jersey medical center reach agreement on violence prevention

May 2017

April 2017