OSHA News Releases – April 2009

April 2009

  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. join to enhance safety during Hartford, Conn., retail construction project
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites stamping company for alleged safety and health violations following worker injury in Grapevine, Texas
  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA announces rulemaking on combustible dust hazards
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $79,000 in fines against North Reading, Mass., contractor for fall hazards at Woburn, Mass., worksite
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Illinois Department of Commerce and River City Construction LLC establish partnership
  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis announces convening of rulemaking panel on worker exposure to food flavorings containing diacetyl
  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis commemorates Workers Memorial Day at National Labor College's monument ceremony
  • - OSHA Trade Release - Marine terminal safety issues slated for discussion at OSHA's Maritime Advisory Committee meeting
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA joins with Maine Labor Department and Maine Labor Group on Health to promote worker safety and health
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA invites Maine employers to learn about successful program to reduce injuries and enhance workplace safety
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes U.S. Steel Research and Technology Center for exceptional employee safety and health
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Washington County vocational education students to learn workplace safety from pros at OSHA as part of curriculum
  • - OSHA Media Advisory - U.S. labor secretary to commemorate lives of lost workers during monument groundbreaking ceremony on Worker Memorial Day at National Labor College
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than $44,000 in fines against New Bedford, Mass., rubber products manufacturer
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Nottingham, N.H., post office is 2nd Granite State postal facility to enter Voluntary Protection Programs of U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA to participate in New York City Construction Safety Week from April 27 to May 1
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA announces workplace safety violations against Dehler Manufacturing Co.
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites south central Alabama construction contractor with willful and serious trench safety violations
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Omaha, Neb.-based Miranda Roofing for violations of Occupational Safety and Health Act
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than $66,000 in fines against Massachusetts food packager after worker injured by machinery
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Notifies Workplaces with High Injury and Illness Rates
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Gainesville, Ga., poultry processor with 22 workplace safety and health violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA to kick off youth job safety campaign April 16 at CEFGA CareerExpo in College Park, Ga.
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $60,000 in fines against Taunton, Mass., contractor for Winthrop Street cave-in hazard
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Kohl's for workplace safety and health hazards at two Pennsylvania stores
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA announces alliance with St. Patrick Center's BEGIN Center in St. Louis
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $61,000 in fines against Newburgh, N.Y., employer for 37 safety and health hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Petrolia, Pa., chemical company more than $121,000 for safety and health violations
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor orders United Parcel Service to rehire, compensate Bay Area driver
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognizes Owens Corning Trumbull Asphalt in Denver for excellence in occupational safety and health
  • - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA orders Southern Air Inc. to withdraw retaliatory lawsuit and pay more than $7.9 million to 9 whistleblowers
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to provide free safety and health training to employers during safety conference
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Fall and drowning hazards prompt more than $180,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for Southington, Conn., contractor
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Houston-based manufacturing company for failing to abate safety violations
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor settles whistleblower case against commercial and industrial steam cleaning company in Houston
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA partners with Erland Construction to enhance safety and health at Mansfield, Mass., construction project
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA's new guidance document focuses on mandatory respirator selection provisions added to existing Respiratory Protection standard