OSHA News Releases – March 2010

March 2010

  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Delaware City, Del., manufacturing company for workplace safety and health hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA offering employers free construction safety and health training on April 1 at Gulf State Fairgrounds in Mobile, Ala.
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Elmwood, Wis., dairy farm following investigation into worker's death
  • - OSHA Trade Release - Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health meeting scheduled for April 14 and 16
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA notifies Evansville, Ind., regional airport of workplace safety and health violations to workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Fort Worth, Texas-based FWT Inc. for alleged workplace safety and health violations
  • - OSHA Trade Release - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health meeting scheduled for April 27 and 29
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites South Amboy, NJ, stucco contractor for fall hazards
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Gulf Chemical & Metallurgical Corp. in Freeport, Texas, for alleged workplace safety violations
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Werner Construction Inc. in Norfolk, Neb., for violations of OSH Act
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA requests membership nominations to the Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health
  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mechanical Contractors Association and United pipefitters association
  • - OSHA Statement - Statement of US Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on passage of health care reform by US House of Representatives
  • - OSHA Statement - Statement of US Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on passage of health care reform by US House of Representatives
  • - OSHA Statement - Statement of US Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on passage of health care reform by US House of Representatives
  • - OSHA Statement - Statement of US Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on passage of health care reform by US House of Representatives
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA requests comments on Direct Final Rule and Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to protect workers from exposure to hexavalent chromium
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA announces informal public hearing on hazard communication in Pittsburgh on March 31
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department orders Tennessee Commerce Bank to reinstate whistleblower and pay more than $1 million in back wages and other relief
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA proposes $55,500 in penalties against American Warming and Ventilating Inc. for safety violations
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Allentown, Pa., company for failing to abate workplace safety and health hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Ohio Decorative Products $91,000 for safety violations
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Pecos, Texas, manufacturing facility for alleged safety and health hazards
  • - OSHA National News Release - US assistant secretary of labor for OSHA testifies on Protecting America's Workers Act before House subcommittee
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA schedules combustible dust stakeholder meetings in Chicago to address workplace hazards
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA eTool explains ways to protect the safety of electric power workers
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Texas State Technical College in Sweetwater, Texas
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Harbeson, Del., poultry processing plant for workplace safety and health hazards
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA assesses Guam contractor Hua Sheng $139,500 for hazardous conditions at barracks, worksite
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA proposes $178,800 in fines for Massachusetts and Rhode Island contractors for Newton, Mass., cave-in hazards
  • - OSHA National News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA notifies 15,000 workplaces nationwide of high injury and illness rates
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Franklin County, Maine, pellet mill for combustible dust and other hazards after explosion
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA finds Port Authority Trans-Hudson Corp. railroad violated federal whistleblower law
  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Bowman's Inc. following trenching fatality at Pocatello, Idaho, worksite
  • - OSHA National News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than $3 million in fines to BP-Husky refinery near Toledo, Ohio
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA extends deadline for membership nominations to Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA extends deadline for submitting comments on Recordkeeping proposed rule
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Chipco LLC in Zanesville, Ohio, following fatality at natural gas well site in Londonderry, Ohio
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA partners with Manhattan Torcon JV to protect workers constructing new medical facility
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA orders e-Smart Technologies Inc. to pay whistleblower back wages and $600,000 in compensatory damages
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA proposes nearly $59,000 in fines against Cheshire, Conn., food distribution warehouse
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Danvers, Mass., construction contractor $136,000 for asbestos hazards at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston