OSHA News Releases – February 2008 (Archive)

February 2008

  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites DEC Management for jobsite fall hazards
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - International Paper's Maine manufacturing facility captures another U.S. Labor Department OSHA workplace safety and health 'star'
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $155,000 in penalties against Naples, Fla., construction contractor
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews partnership with Associated General Contractors of America, San Antonio Chapter
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Announces a New Alliance with the Scaffold Industry Association
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Rhode Island Department of Education team up to provide safety and health training for career and technical students
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Dighton, Mass., power plant earns another five years as safety and heath 'star'
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Forms New Alliance with Safety and Health Professional Certification Organizations
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Downstate Illinois workplace safety and health day aims to protect employees
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $60,000 in penalties against Citation Corp.'s Brewton, Ala., plant for safety and health violations
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Chicago metal forger A. Finkl & Sons for safety violations found during follow-up inspection
  • - OSHA Trade Release - New Alliance Formed between OSHA, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health and the National Hearing Conservation Association
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites N SKY Construction for multiple safety violations following fatality at Seabrook, Texas, worksite
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Oklahoma City-based M-D Building Products for multiple repeat safety violations
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA issues portland cement guidance document
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Auburn, N.Y., recycling plant cited by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for 22 alleged safety violations following employee's death
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Murphy Oil USA Inc. takes corrective action after U.S. Labor Department's OSHA conducts safety inspection
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Seeking Nominations for Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms innovative alliance with Puerto Rico Shipping Association to improve safety for employees in maritime industry
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - La Administración de Seguridad y Salud Ocupacional (OSHA) del Departamento del Trabajo de los EE.UU. forma una alianza innovadora con la Asociación de Navieros de Puerto Rico para mejorar la seguridad de los empleados de la industria marítima
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Bovis Lend Lease and John Galt Corp. for fire safety, exit access, other hazards at Deutsche Bank tower
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Flushing, N.Y., apartment complex agrees to pay $66,000 to whistleblower terminated for requesting protective equipment in insecticide clean-up
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Allegheny Energy Supply for workplace safety and health success
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Pelham, Ala., masonry contractor for 21 safety violations with more than $195,000 in proposed penalties
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes nearly $70,000 in penalties against Atlanta area construction contractor for five safety violations
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews safety and health alliance with Delmarva Safety Association to protect Latino employees
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Tuscaloosa, Ala., contractor receives $328,500 in proposed penalties after being cited for 13 safety violations by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches safety and health alliance to protect employees in Somerset County, N.J.
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Veolia Environmental Services for stellar workplace safety and health
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Brandenburg Industrial Service Co. becomes first demolition company to receive U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA VPP 'star' safety status
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines CITGO Petroleum Corp. in Lake Charles, La., $169,000 for safety and health violations
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites two Pennsylvania construction companies for workplace hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA settlement of citations with Greenville, Pa., company brings added workplace protections to employees
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Utility Contractors site in Wichita, Kan., for safety and health excellence
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Renews its Alliance with the Washington Division of URS Corporation
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership to protect construction employees building Aurora, Ill., police station and branch court facility
  • - OSHA Media Advisory - U.S. assistant secretary of labor for OSHA to speak at Construction Safety Day in Cincinnati
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Long Island College Hospital and SEIU Local 1199 to enhance safeguards for first receivers
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA announces workplace safety violations against Steris Isomedix Services in Waukegan, Ill.
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes USPS in Hastings, Neb., for safety and health excellence
  • - OSHA National News Release - President's fiscal year 2009 budget request for U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA increases federal enforcement and compliance assistance efforts
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Issues Enforcement Procedures Directive for New Hexavalent Chromium Standards
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Scaffolding hazards at North Richland Hills, Texas, worksite bring fines totaling $210,000 from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Reminds Employers to Post Injury-Illness Summaries Beginning Feb. 1, 2008
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Establishes a New National Emphasis Program on Silica
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's new OSHA train-the-trainer course focuses on safety and health issues for maritime industry
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Tampa, Fla.-based tank cleaning company for 20 safety violations following Savannah, Ga., area fatality
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - CITGO Petroleum Corp. takes corrective action after U.S. Labor Department's OSHA conducts safety inspection
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA signs alliance with IBEW-NECA Technical Institute in Alsip, Ill.