OSHA News Releases – Enforcement

September 2013

  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Perth Amboy, NJ, shirtmaker cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for exposing employees to workplace hazards
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Long Island, NY, nursing care facility for 11 health and safety hazards; proposes $41,000 in fines
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Texas-based IFCO Systems North America for repeat violations at its Jacksonville, Fla., facility
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Wylie, Texas, metal extruder cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for exposing workers to uncontrolled energy sources, other safety hazards
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than $272,000 in fines, cites four contractors for safety hazards at midtown Manhattan site
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Holtsville, NY, contractor for serious safety violations following decking collapse that injured worker
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Judge orders S.E.M. Villa II to pay back wages to whistleblower who reported bedbugs at Milford, Ohio, retirement home
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Pasadena, Texas, tank cleaner cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for failing to protect workers from chemical hazards
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - UPS Inc. cited for repeat, serious safety hazards at Secaucus, NJ, processing and distribution center; fined $45,500 by US Labor Department's OSHA
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Nebraska Cold Storage for 14 safety violations including ammonia exposure at Hastings, Neb., food storage facility
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Alabama's Marcus Borden for fall hazards and other violations after injuries to 3 workers at Cordova, Ala., site
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Optimum Plastics Inc. faces $81,000 in proposed US Department of Labor OSHA penalties after 4 workers suffer fractures at Delaware, Ohio, plant
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Feutz Contractors Inc. for exposing workers to trench hazards at job site in Mahomet, Ill.
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Cross Construction cited by OSHA for recurring trenching violations at job site in Danville, Ill.
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Piramal Glass USA Inc. cited by US Labor Department for 21 OSHA violations after worker has finger amputated during work at Park Hills, Mo., plant
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Massachusetts contractor faces more than $336,000 in US Labor Department OSHA fines for willful, repeat and serious safety violations
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA proposes nearly $200,000 in fines against CVS for exit access, struck-by and other hazards at Brooklyn, NY, store
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA urges workers and public in flood impacted areas to exercise diligence against hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Edsal Manufacturing faces $75,000 penalty from US Labor Department's OSHA for blocking exit routes, other safety violations at Chicago facility
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Taylor's Drain and Sewer Service cited by US Labor Department's OSHA after worker injured in trench collapse at Lincoln, Neb., job site
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Warwick, RI-based construction company cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for willful violation after employees found working in an unstable trench
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Hamilton, NJ, roofing company cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for fall, other safety hazards following April accident
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Masonry company based in Upper Darby, Pa., cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for exposing workers to repeat fall hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Downey Metal Products for safety and health violations; proposes more than $55,000 in fines
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Residential decking subcontractor in Burleson, Texas, cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for exposing workers to repeat fall hazards
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Keyport, NJ, company $53,900 after construction worker falls approximately 45 feet at Jersey City site in June
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Reliable Contracting and Equipment Co. cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for repeat safety violation, failing to protect workers in trench
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Delta Oil Mill in Mississippi cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for 25 safety and health violations following worker injury
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Medical training facility cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for failure-to-abate and serious safety violation, $62,000 in proposed fines
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Hinkle Manufacturing faces $61,600 in proposed penalties from US Department of Labor's OSHA after worker injured in Perrysburg, Ohio
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Henkels and McCoy Inc. cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for exposing workers to safety hazards at Neptune, NJ, highway work zone
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Fox Valley Systems for 26 safety violations after 3 workers seriously injured in explosion and fire at Cary, Ill., paint plant
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Packaging Corporation of America fined $185,560 for 30 safety violations by US Labor Department's OSHA after worker burned in Tomahawk, Wis., fire
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites E.L. Mustee and Sons in Cleveland for failing to correct violations; proposes $63,490 in fines
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Heartland Drilling Inc. in Abilene, Texas, cited by US Department of Labor for exposing workers to heat stress
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - Adams Thermal Systems to pay $1.33 million to resolve OSHA citations, criminal penalties in 2011 death of worker at South Dakota plant
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Vienna Beef Ltd. $53,000 for 10 safety violations at Chicago meat processing facility
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Total Building Services Group in Marietta, Ga., cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for serious safety and health violations
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - St. Louis Cold Drawn cited by US Labor Department's OSHA after worker electrocuted at St. Louis industrial steel manufacturer

August 2013

  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Ameriwood Industries in Tiffin, Ohio, faces $50,000 penalty from US Department of Labor's OSHA for lack of energy control procedures
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Multiple safety and health violations found at Supreme Oil Co. Inc. in Englewood, NJ, with company fined $259,000 by OSHA
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA fines American Excelsior Co. $65,000 after 2 workers injured by unguarded machines at Norwalk, Ohio, factory
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA takes its Fall Prevention Campaign to the road with Dallas Area Rapid Transit busses to provide life-saving information
  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance in Seattle with consulate general of El Salvador to promote workers' rights
  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - La OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de EE.UU. forja alianza en Seattle con Consulado General de El Salvador para promover derechos laborales
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - South Padre Island water park cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for failing to protect workers from hazardous energy sources
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites ProBuild Co. LLC in Buda, Texas, for exposing workers to various safety and health hazards
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Nationwide ice maker cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for 9 serious and 3 repeat workplace safety violations at Fairport, NY, plant
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Flowery Branch, Ga., manufacturer for repeat and serious safety violations
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Home Depot Inc. fined $150,700 by US Department of Labor's OSHA for repeat safety hazards at Reynoldsburg, Ohio, store
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - La OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo forja alianza con Consulados de México y El Salvador en Dallas para promover seguridad y salud en la construcción
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with El Salvador and Mexican Consulates in Dallas to promote safety and health in the construction industry
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mexican Consulate in San Antonio to train construction industry workers
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Penn Hills, Pa., lead abatement company fined by US Labor Department's OSHA for exposing workers to lead hazards at Pittsburgh work site
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Georgia's Dayton Superior Corp. for repeat, serious safety and health violations; more than $80,000 in fines
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Biolab Inc. of Conyers, Ga., cited by the US Department of Labor's OSHA for repeat and serious safety violations with more than $46,000 in proposed fines
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Hagel Metal Fabrication for willful violations after worker fatally crushed by unguarded machine at Illinois plant
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Transportation Security Administration for worker hazards at Boston's Logan International Airport
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Ripley, W.Va., logging company cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for tree felling hazards following February fatality
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines New Castle, Pa., pipefitting manufacturer $48,000 for safety and health hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Keadle Lumber Enterprises in Thomaston, Ga., cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for combustible dust and other hazards
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Texas candy manufacturer cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for failing to protect workers from possible ammonia exposure
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Edinburg, Texas, corn mill cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA after a worker was engulfed and fatally asphyxiated in a grain bin silo
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Texas salt manufacturing plant cited for violations by US Department of Labor's OSHA for exposing workers to chemical hazards
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA proposes $69,244 in fines against Plattsburgh, NY, manufacturer for repeat and serious safety and health violations
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Newark, NJ, vinyl window manufacturer cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for exposing workers to safety and health hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department orders 2 subsidiaries of Canadian National Railway to pay 2 workers more than $260,000 in back pay and damages
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Okamoto Sandusky Manufacturing for 15 safety violations at Sandusky, Ohio, vinyl automotive products plant
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Dallas area senior living center cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for exposing workers to multiple safety violations
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Pretty Girl Inc. for exit access, electrical and sanitary/housekeeping violations at Brooklyn store