OSHA News Releases – February 2011

February 2011

  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Canton, Mass., contractor for failing to provide cave-in protection at Boston jobsite
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Associated Milk Producers and Bechel Bros. for failing to protect workers from falls
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites St. Louis roofing contractor for repeatedly exposing workers to fall hazards and other safety violations
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Stoughton, Mass., contractor for failing to provide cave-in protection at Revere, Mass., jobsite
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA timeline highlights 40 years of healthier workers, safer workplaces and a stronger America
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department orders Memphis, Tenn., company to reinstate whistleblower, pay more than $111,000 in back wages, interest and damages
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Venetian Marble & Granite in Helotes, Texas, for exposing workers to excessive levels of respirable silica
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Canton, Mass., contractor on Hultman Aqueduct project in Weston, Mass., for repeat and serious violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Conyers, Ga., construction company $42,000 for exposing workers to cave-in hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA fines Mississippi furniture manufacturer $66,000 in penalties for repeat and serious safety violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Albertville, Ala., fabrication company more than $71,000 in penalties for endangering workers
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites US Minerals facility in Baldwin, Ill., for failing to lock out equipment, protect workers from falls; fines total $83,000
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Premont, Texas, drilling waste disposal company for multiple safety and health hazards
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA fines San Antonio manufacturing company for serious workplace safety and health hazards
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Rochester, NY, pizza shell manufacturer more than $195,000 for failing to correct workplace hazards
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de Estados Unidos y la alianza forma consulado mexicano para promover la seguridad y la salud de los trabajadores mexicanos en Arkansas y Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - OSHA y consulado Mexicano forman alianza para promover seguridad y salud de trabajadores Méxicanos en Arkansas y Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Mexican Consulate form alliance to promote safety and health of Mexican workers in Arkansas and Oklahoma
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Prologix Distribution Services in Doral, Fla., following incident in which worker's arm was amputated
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Mississippi sawmill with $67,800 in penalties for willful and serious safety violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites St. Augustine, Fla., contractor following Hollywood, Fla., scaffolding collapse inside water tank
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Bade Roofing Co. in St. Louis for repeatedly exposing workers to fall hazards, among other safety violations
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Hopewell, NJ, contractor for scaffold and fall hazards on Sheridan Avenue Steam Plant project in Albany, NY
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA to co-sponsor downstate Illinois workplace safety and health conference in Peoria on March 2
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA issues enforcement guidance on personal protective equipment to protect general industry workers' safety, health
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Cimbar Performance Minerals in Cadet, Mo., for exposing workers to hazardous chemicals, excessive noise
  • - OSHA National News Release - US Department of Labor releases fiscal year 2012 budget request
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Northeast Hospital Corp. for failing to protect workers against electrical hazards at Beverly, Mass., facility
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Safety-Kleen Systems for exposing workers at its Burlington, NJ, facility to safety and health hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites 2 Tuscumbia, Ala., companies for 40 safety and health violations with $121,800 in penalties
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA respiratory protection video discusses proper respirator use for healthcare workers
  • - OSHA Media Advisory - Secretary of labor to host live Web chat on department's fiscal year 2012 budget request Feb. 14
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites US Postal Service in Nashville, Tenn., with $70,000 fine for safety hazard
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites oil and gas field service company and its subsidiaries in Louisiana with injury and illness recordkeeping violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites south Georgia manufacturer with 46 serious safety and health violations
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA fines Chicago-area contractor $60,600 for failing to provide trench cave-in protection for workers
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites North Western Energy in Billings, Mont., for electrical hazards after employee injured by high-voltage equipment
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department secures decision affirming willful and serious trenching violations, $91,200 in fines against Boston contractor
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites North Branford, Conn., contractor for failing to provide cave-in protection at Stratford, Conn., jobsite
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Kearny, NJ, pool chemical manufacturer for workplace hazards, proposes more than $70,000 in fines
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $235,500 in fines to Wilmington, Mass., contractor for fall and scaffold hazards at Boston's Rowes Wharf
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Dracut, Mass., contractor, proposes nearly $54,000 in fines for fall hazards at Tewksbury, Mass., jobsite
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites North Central Power Co. Inc. after worker fatally electrocuted near Winter, Wis.
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department settles whistleblower suit against US Navy contractor