OSHA News Releases – January 2008 (Archive)

January 2008

  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Postal Service's Cape Cod processing center steps up to become 'star' in elite workplace safety and health program
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Seeking Nominations for National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA joins with Apple Health Care Inc. to enhance safeguards for employees at 24 care facilities in Connecticut and Rhode Island
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Gainesville, Ga.-based general contractor following fatality at Ellijay, Ga., construction jobsite
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Champaign, Ill.
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Fairview Heights, Ill.
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Godfrey, Ill.
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Carterville, Ill.
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Upgrades its Small Business Assistance Website
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Pembroke, N.H., contractor faces $76,500 in fines from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for cave-in hazard at Hillsborough, N.H., jobsite
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Springfield, Ill.
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Fairburn, Ga., utility contractor for two repeat safety violations at Cumming, Ga., jobsite
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $192,000 in fines against Attleboro, Mass., manufacturer for 29 safety and health violations
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Syracuse, N.Y., concrete products manufacturer faces $76,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for repeat and serious hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Effingham, Ill.
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Announces New Alliance with Process Safety Group
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Extends the Comment Period for the Confined Spaces in Construction NPRM
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes nearly $43,000 in fines against Stratford, Conn., manufacturer following chemical spill and injury
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $173,000 in fines against West Haven, Conn., roofing contractor for fall hazards at Farmington, Conn., worksite
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms safety and health partnership for GE X-ray manufacturing facility project at RPI Tech Park
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - BlueLinx Corp. in Harlingen, Texas, achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes nearly $200,000 in fines to Massachusetts and New York contractors at Boston's Commonwealth Pier
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA announces alliance with International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Rowley, Mass., post office earns prestigious workplace safety and health 'star' from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Orange, Conn., contractor faces nearly $75,000 in fines from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for cave-in, other hazards at New Haven, Conn., jobsite
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forges partnership to enhance safety and health protection for employees during Hollywood Slots construction
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Goodyear's Social Circle, Ga., plant for five safety violations and $52,000 in proposed penalties
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Lancaster General Hospital for workplace safety and health success
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews safety and health alliance with Wisconsin Ready Mix Concrete Association
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Larson Manufacturing in Brookings, S.D., for excellence in occupational safety and health
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Wheelabrator's Bridgeport, Conn., waste-to-energy plant continues as workplace safety and health 'star'
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Wheelabrator's Millbury, Mass., waste-to-energy plant continues as workplace safety and health 'star'
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Offers Tips to Protect Employees During Cold Weather
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $84,200 in fines against Corbett Creek Farm of Marlborough, N.H.
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forges safety and health partnership to protect employees during Williams College construction project
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Round Rock, Texas-based TECO-Westinghouse Motor Co. for multiple safety violations following fatality
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Denver concrete contractor following accident injuring 13 employees
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Extends Comment Period for Lookback Review of Methylene Chloride Standard
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches safety and health alliance with Northampton Community College
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA establishes safety and health alliance with American Red Cross Wyoming Valley Chapter
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forges safety and health partnership for employees renovating Kirner-Johnson building at Hamilton College
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $41,000 in penalties against Madison, Ga., manufacturer for 8 safety violations
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - New partnership to provide training to contractors and enhance employee safety and health during reconstruction of Ocean House Hotel in Watch Hill, R.I.
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and Altec Industries Inc. Renew Alliance
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Fitzgerald, Ga., manufacturer facing over $71,000 in penalties after inspection by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA