OSHA News Releases – All

 

July 2018

  • - 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 Cites North Florida Shipyard for Safety Violations Following Employee Drowning
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Joins Partnership to Promote Workplace Safety During Alabama Construction Project
  • - 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 Miami Commercial Bakery For Exposing Employees to Electrical and Fall 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 South Florida Manufacturer for Exposing Employees to Safety 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 - Specific Employers Required to Submit 2017 Injury and Illness Data by July 1
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and CareerSafe Form Alliance to Protect Safety and Health of Young Workers
  • - 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 Joins Safety Partnership in Wisconsin
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Excavating Company Following Fatal Trench Collapse
  • - 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 Cites South Florida Utility After Employee Sustains Fatal Injuries
  • - 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 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
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Issues Direct Final Rule Revising Beryllium Standard For General Industry
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Framing Contractor For Exposing Employees to Dangerous Falls
  • - OSHA National News Release - 5th Annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls Begins May 7
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Schedules Meeting to Request Comments on Whistleblower Issues in the Railroad and Trucking Industries
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Health Facility for Exposing Employees to Workplace Violence

April 2018

  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Fixes Error Dating to 2016 Implementation of “Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses” Regulation
  • - OSHA Trade Release - Statement by Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health Loren Sweatt on Workers’ Memorial Day 2018
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Buffalo U-Haul Facility for Exposing Employees to Asbestos and Silica During Building Renovation
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Association of Energy Service Companies Renew Alliance to Keep Texas Oil and Gas Employees Safe
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Florida Roofing Contractor Settle Lawsuit on Whistleblower Allegations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor, Georgia Tech, and Georgia Department Of Public Health Form Alliance to Reduce Lead Exposure
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Proposes Penalties for Farm Supply Company For Operating Damaged Forklift at its Ohio Facility
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Plastics Company, Proposes $261,454 in Penalties for Workplace Safety Hazards
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Orders California Company to Pay $110,000 To Manager Who Reported Concerns Regarding E-Cigarette Ingredients
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Flier Offers Steps to Keep Tractor Trailer Drivers Safe at Destination
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Nebraska Company For Exposing Employees to Trenching Hazards
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Contractor for Exposing Workers to Trenching, Other Safety Hazards on North Dakota Municipal Project
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Finds Ohio Contractor Continues To Expose Roofers to Falls and Other Safety Hazards
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites New Jersey Plastics Manufacturer For Workplace Safety Failures, Proposes Penalties of $435,679
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Partners with Landscape Industry Associations and Employers to Sponsor Southeast Safety Stand-Down Events Focusing on Preventing Heat-Related Illnesses and Landscaping Injuries
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Lynnway Auto Auction to Correct Hazards, Implement Safety Measures, And Pay Penalties in U.S. Department of Labor Settlement
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Seeks to Prevent Georgia Roadway Worksite Injuries Through Safety Stand-Down Events
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Grain-Handling Industry and Safety Professionals Announce ‘Stand-Up for Grain Engulfment Prevention Week,’ April 9-13
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Omaha Company for Exposing Workers To Trenching Hazards, Proposes $38,061 in Penalties

March 2018

  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Orders Reinstatement of Massachusetts Pilot Who Lost Job after Reporting a Safety Concern
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Massachusetts Contractor for Fall Hazards at New Hampshire Work Site
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Communication Tower Contractor Following Three Fatalities at Miami Work Site
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Roofing Contractor For Exposing Employees to Fall Hazards, Proposes Penalties
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Proposes Penalties for Waterloo, New York, Dairy Producer for Failing to Correct Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Roofing Company After Employee Suffers Fatal Heat-Related Injury
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Ohio Auto Parts Manufacturer Reach Settlement Agreement, Including $1 Million Penalty
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Kraft Heinz Food After Employee Injured by Machine, Proposes Penalties
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Nebraska Egg Processing Facility After Employee Fatally Injured
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Orders JetBlue to Reinstate and Pay Back Wages and Damages to Flight Attendant
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Recognizes BAE Systems For Excellence in Workplace Safety at Norfolk Repair Facility
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - OSHA Partners with McCarthy Building Companies To Protect Employees at Christus Spohn Hospital Project
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Proposes Penalties for Colorado Concrete Company After Employee Injured in Trench Collapse
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Manufacturer For Lacking Safety Procedures After Employee Suffers Amputation
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Launches Regional Campaign In Delaware To Raise Awareness of Construction Industry Hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Launches Regional Campaign in Western Pennsylvania To Raise Awareness of Construction Industry Hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Pennsylvania Machine Manufacturer For Exposing Employees to Chemical Hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Launches Regional Campaign in Greater Philadelphia To Raise Awareness of Construction Industry Hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Launches Regional Campaign In D.C. To Raise Awareness of Construction Industry Hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Launches Regional Campaign in Central Pennsylvania To Raise Awareness of Construction Industry Hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Launches Regional Campaign in Northwest Pennsylvania To Raise Awareness of Construction Industry Hazards