OSHA News Releases – February 2009

February 2009

  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Bloomer, Wis., excavator after inspector witnesses dangerous safety violations during trenching job
  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $1.2 million penalty to St. Louis area chemical repackaging and distribution company
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $273,000 in fines against Jamestown, N.Y., employer for lack of asbestos safeguards
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $41,000 in fines against Ontario County, N.Y., sauerkraut manufacturer
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $192,000 in penalties after inspecting NTN-Bower's Hamilton, Ala., plant
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA orders Connecticut-based air carrier to pay more than $400,000 to employee terminated for raising safety concerns
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Schenectady, N.Y., employer for confined space hazards following employee death
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA establishes alliance with Minneapolis-based American Warehouse Systems
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Downstate Illinois workplace safety and health day aims to protect employees
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - New York construction contractor agrees to pay $750,000 and take comprehensive jobsite safety steps in settlement with U.S. Labor Department
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms training and education alliance with New England Laborers' Training Academy in Hopkinton, Mass.
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines construction company $63,000 for alleged safety violations at Clinton, Ark., worksite
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department orders Union Pacific Railroad Co. to reassign worker to former position following whistleblower investigation
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Fairport Harbor, Ohio-based yacht construction company for workplace safety violations
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Boat People SOS sign safety and health alliance agreement in Gretna, La.
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Auburn, N.Y., commercial laundry ordered to compensate employee fired for filing safety and health complaint with U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA fines distribution center in Edison, N.J., for workplace safety and health violations
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Sunfield Inc. for safety violations
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Monsanto Aviation of Chesterfield, Mo., earns OSHA's highest recognition for outstanding achievement in workplace safety and health
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA partners with Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem to protect employees during construction
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $108,000 in penalties against Marietta, Ga., construction company for trench safety violations
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Laureldale, Pa., company for workplace safety and health violations