OSHA News Releases – All

November 2018

  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Manufacturer for Exposing Employees to Amputation, Fall, and Other Hazards at Four Facilities
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Associated General Contractors of Georgia Invite Employers to Join Winter Weather Safety Stand-Down
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Contractor after Employee Fatally Injured in Explosion at Alabama Worksite
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Two Florida Contractors After Employee Suffers Injuries
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites U.S. Postal Service After Heat Exposure Hospitalizes Las Vegas Mail Carrier
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Issues Final Rule on Crane Operator Certification Requirements
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Massachusetts Contractor For Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Employers at Georgia Distribution Center
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Provides Interim Compliance Guidance for Crane Operators
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Roofing Contractor For Exposing Employees to Fall Hazards

October 2018

  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Tank Cleaning Company For Confined Space, Fire, and Explosion Hazards
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Texas Underground Tank Contractor for Excavation Hazards
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Renews Partnership with Electrical Contractors and Associations to Protect Worker Safety and Health
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Framing Company For Exposing Employees to Falls
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Texas Metal Recycling Company After Employee Suffers Injury
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Missouri Plumbing Contractor Admits to Violating Trench Safety Requirements
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Company for Protective Equipment Violations
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Signs Alliance with Texas Contractors Association To Protect Safety and Health of Construction Workers
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites South Florida Farm For Exposing Employees to Lightning Strikes
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and Society of Maintenance and Reliability Professionals Form Alliance to Protect Employee Safety and Health
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Orders Massachusetts Railway to Pay $85,000 to Employee Subjected to Retaliation after Reporting Injury
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S Department of Labor Cites Roofing Contractor After Accident at Florida Worksite
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Colorado Contractors Host Trench Safety Summit
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Launches Program to Target High Injury and Illness Rates
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Pennsylvania Contractor After Employee’s Electrocution
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Urges Workers and the Public to be Vigilant And Mindful of Hazards Following Hurricane Michael
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Jordan Foster Construction Partner To Enhance Workplace Safety and Health at El Paso Construction Project
  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Announces Actions to Assist Americans Impacted by Hurricane Michael
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites New Jersey Pet Food Manufacturer for Failure to Correct Prior Workplace Safety, Health Hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Ohio Craft Brewers Establish Alliance to Promote Workplace Safety in Ohio Breweries
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Wisconsin Manufacturer Settles Whistleblower Allegations
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites U.S. Postal Service For Repeat Safety Violations at Austin Facility
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites New Jersey Lumber Company For Exposing Employees to Health Hazards
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Updates National Emphasis Program on Trenching and Excavation Safety
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Wisconsin Refinery for Failing to Control Hazardous Chemicals
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Art Supply Manufacturer For Exposing Employees to Amputation Hazards
  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Labor Department Awards Workplace Safety and Health Training Grants to Assist in Educating Workers, Job Creators
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Joins Partnership to Promote Workplace Safety During Construction of Georgia STEM School
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Plastics Manufacturer For Exposing Workers to Machine Hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Manufacturer For Safety Violations After Employee Injury

September 2018

  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Provides Compliance Assistance Resources to Keep Workers Safe from Trenching-Related Hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Green Bay Meat Packer After Employee Injury
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Railcar Maintenance Company for Repeatedly Exposing Employees to Fire and Explosion Hazards
  • - OSHA News Release – Joint Regional - U.S. Department of Labor Launches Regional Emphasis Program Focused on Reducing Employee Exposure to Ammonium
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Metal Forging Company, Proposes $225,046 in Penalties
  • - 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 Georgia Peanut Processing Facility, Places Company in OSHA’s Severe Violator Enforcement Program
  • - 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 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 Joins Partnership to Promote Workplace Safety During Construction Project in Georgia
  • - 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
  • - 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