OSHA News Releases – Enforcement

 

July 2018

  • - 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
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites North Florida Shipyard for Safety Violations Following Employee Drowning
  • - 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 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 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Miami Commercial Bakery For Exposing Employees to Electrical and Fall Hazards
  • - 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
  • - 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 Cites Excavating Company Following Fatal Trench Collapse
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites South Florida Utility Contractor for Exposing Employees to Trenching Hazards
  • - 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

  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Wichita Contractor for Exposing Roofers to Safety Hazards
  • - 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 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Wisconsin Battery Company For Exposing Employees to Lead, Other Hazards
  • - 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 Inspection Cites Pennsylvania Box Manufacturer For Failure to Correct Prior Safety Hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Philadelphia Contractor For Multiple Safety Violations; Proposes $222,152 in Penalties
  • - 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
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Framing Contractor For Exposing Employees to Dangerous Falls
  • - 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
  • - 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 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 1 OSHA News Release - Lynnway Auto Auction to Correct Hazards, Implement Safety Measures, And Pay Penalties in U.S. Department of Labor Settlement
  • - 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 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 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 Cites Pennsylvania Machine Manufacturer For Exposing Employees to Chemical Hazards
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Billings Company For Failing to Provide Safe Workplace for Employees
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Jacksonville Utilities Contractor For Willful and Serious Safety Violations after Trench Cave-in
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Will Enforce Beryllium Standard Starting in May

February 2018

  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Patio and Pool Enclosure Installer Following Employee Fatality
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Illinois Roofing Contractor For Exposing Workers to Falls, Proposes $281,286 in Penalties
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Plastics Manufacturer Following Employee Fatality
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Manufacturer for Safety Hazards, Proposes Penalties Totaling $74,833
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Reaches Settlement Agreement Resulting in Paperboard Company Paying $175,000 in Penalties
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Manufacturer For Serious Safety Violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Manufacturer for Safety Violations, Proposes $256,088 in Penalties
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Colorado Nursing Home For Workplace Violence Hazards

January 2018

  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites New Jersey Construction Company After Wall Collapse Leads to Workplace Fatality and Injuries
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Framing Company For Safety Hazards
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Kansas Aircraft Manufacturer For Exposing Employees to a Known Carcinogen
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Auto Parts Manufacturer for Safety Violations, Proposes Maximum Penalties
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Gainesville Poultry Processing Company For Amputations and Other Serious Hazards
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Four Colorado Employers After Fatal Fire and Explosion at Oil and Gas Facility
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Issues Citations and $69,058 in Penalties to Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. for Endangering Employees
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Pallet Manufacturer After Employee Injured by Machine
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Construction Company For Exposing Employees to Hazards and Proposes $59,864 in Penalties
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites South Jersey Manufacturer For Continued Safety Violations
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites Schnabel Foundation Company, Proposes $212,396 in Penalties
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Imposes Maximum Fines on Motion Picture Company for Failing to Adequately Protect From Fall Hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Finds Ohio Contractor Continues To Expose Roofers to Falls and Other Safety Hazards

December 2017

  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department Cites Tampa Electric and Gaffin Industrial Services After Molten Slag Release Fatally Injures 5 and Burns 1
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Saipan Construction Company After Three Fatal Exposures to Hydrogen Sulfide Gas
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Three Companies for Exposing Employees To Lead, Other Hazards, During Renovation of Chicago’s Old Post Office
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Vinyl Floor Manufacturer Faces $514,236 in Penalties for Safety Violations
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department and Bartlett Grain Reach Comprehensive Settlement Agreement to Improve Safety at 20 Facilities in 6 States
  • - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Labor Department’s OSHA Accepting Electronically Submitted Injury, Illness Reports Through December 31
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Company and Proposes $148,845 in Penalties for Exposing Employees to Trenching Hazards
  • - 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 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
  • - 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
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Mississippi Company for Exposing Workers To Hazardous Energy, Equipment, and Other Hazards