OSHA News Releases – June 2013

June 2013

  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA announces safety stand-down in New York and New Jersey to prevent falls at construction work sites
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Grand Trunk Western Railway Co. ordered to pay back wages to suspended, injured employee following investigation by US Labor Department's OSHA
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Brownsville, Texas, employer cited by US Department of Labor for failing to monitor asbestos exposure and correct previously cited hazard
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - New OSHA program targets fatalities, injuries associated with automotive lifts
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA announces new National Emphasis Program for occupational exposure to isocyanates
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - New alliance between Erie Institute of Technology and US Labor
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Paterson, NJ, contractor faces $49,600 in fines from US Labor Department's OSHA for repeat fall, serious safety hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Learn and live: Grain industry hazards lead to deaths, injuries each year
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Witt Plumbing Inc. cited by US Labor Department's OSHA after worker dies when trench collapses at residential job site in Hastings, Neb.
  • - OSHA National News Release - OSHA urges increased safety awareness in fireworks industry in advance of July 4 celebrations
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA reaches settlement agreement with Nebraska-based ConAgra Foods to protect workers from anhydrous ammonia
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - General Awning Co. issued 8 safety citations after follow-up inspection by US Labor Department's OSHA finds company failed to correct previous violations
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Houston-based Piping Technology and Products Inc. cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for exposing workers to amputation hazards
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - Plains Grain and Agronomy cited by US Labor Department's OSHA after worker fatally injured in fall at Sheldon, ND, grain elevator
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - Plains Trucking in Ross, ND, cited after worker dies while cleaning tanker; US Labor Department's OSHA finds 9 violations during investigation
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Environmental Enterprises cited for 22 violations after worker dies from burns suffered at Cincinnati hazardous waste treatment facility
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Learn and Live: Grain industry hazards lead to deaths, injuries each year
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Learn and Live: Grain industry hazards lead to deaths, injuries each year
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Learn and Live: Grain industry hazards lead to deaths, injuries each year
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - Heller Casing in Williston, ND, cited after worker fatally crushed on oil rig; US Labor Department's OSHA finds 2 violations during investigation
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with consulate general of Dominican Republic in California and US Western Region on workers' rights
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with consulate general of Dominican Republic in California and US Western Region on workers' rights
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with consulate general of Dominican Republic in California and US Western Region on workers' rights
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with consulate general of Dominican Republic in California and US Western Region on workers' rights
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with consulate general of Dominican Republic in California and US Western Region on workers' rights
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with consulate general of Dominican Republic in California and US Western Region on workers' rights
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - OSHA forja alianza con Consulado General de Republica Dominicana en California y Region Oeste de Estados Unidos sobre derechos laborales
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with consulate general of Dominican Republic in California and US Western Region on workers' rights
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with consulate general of Dominican Republic in California and US Western Region on workers' rights
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and Canadian health department sign Memorandum of Understanding to align hazard communication standards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Penn Aluminum International fined $45,000 by US Labor Department's OSHA for 9 safety violations at Murphysboro, Ill., manufacturing facility
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Learn and Live: Grain industry hazards lead to deaths, injuries each year
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department cites Advanced Strobe Products with proposed fines of more than $50,000 for worker exposure to acid, lead without proper protection
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Learn and Live: Grain industry hazards lead to deaths, injuries each year
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Burlington, NJ, construction company for exposing workers to fall hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Perkasie, Pa., helicopter contractor cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for exposing workers to chemical hazards; fined $40,500
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Florida underground utility company for willful, serious trenching violations; proposes more than $106,000 in penalties
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Learn & Live: Grain industry hazards lead to deaths, injuries each year
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Nucap US Inc. for 17 serious safety violations at Watertown, Conn., manufacturing plant
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Wisconsin's Gilman Cheese Corp. $126,700 after worker suffers amputation by unguarded machine
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA renews alliance to protect Ohio workers in manufacturing, service, construction industries
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites oil and gas industry pressure pumping services company for safety and health hazards at Valley View, Texas, work site
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Orange County, NY, manufacturer faces almost $118,000 in additional US Labor Department fines for uncorrected and recurring hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Construction workers to pause for safety stand down on fall hazards June 12
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department orders Metro North Commuter Railroad Co. to pay damages to New Haven, Conn., employee who reported on-the-job injury
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Three New York contractors face over $465,000 in US Labor Department OSHA fines for electrocution and other hazards at Long Island work site
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines two companies $130,500 for trenching hazards at Kearny, NJ, site
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Maryland's Integra Health Management cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for workplace violence hazards following employee fatality
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Davis Tool & Die cited after worker electrocuted at Fenton, Mo., facility; US Labor Department's OSHA finds 17 violations during fatality investigation
  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - Crane safety is focus of OSHA emphasis program in the Northwest
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - True North Hotel Group Inc. to provide whistle-blower training nationally following US Labor Department investigation Company will also pay back wages and damages, take corrective action on behalf of discharged employee who raised safety concerns
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - American Family Care in Montgomery, Ala., cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for repeat and serious safety violations
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Austin Powder Co. $258,000 for multiple safety and health violations at McArthur, Ohio, explosives factory
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Wage and Hour Division protecting workers and wages during Oklahoma tornado recovery efforts
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Wage and Hour Division protecting workers and wages during Oklahoma tornado recovery efforts
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Wage and Hour Division protecting workers and wages during Oklahoma tornado recovery efforts
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Wage and Hour Division protecting workers and wages during Oklahoma tornado recovery efforts
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Wage and Hour Division protecting workers and wages during Oklahoma tornado recovery efforts
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Wage and Hour Division protecting workers and wages during Oklahoma tornado recovery efforts
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Wage and Hour Division protecting workers and wages during Oklahoma tornado recovery efforts
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and Wage and Hour Division protecting workers and wages during Oklahoma tornado recovery efforts
  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - Safe operation of powered industrial trucks is focus of OSHA's new local emphasis program in Idaho
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Timpson, Texas, sawmill cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for violations after a worker was killed, other workers exposed to many hazards
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Community Power Corp. in Morrison, Colo., for exposing workers to amputation hazards; fines total $66,990
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Rochester, NY, packaging manufacturer for willful and serious hazards following amputation
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Wisconsin's Castalloy Inc. for exposing its foundry workers to coal tar pitch and formaldehyde
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites JBS USA, LLC in Greeley, Colo., for 20 violations of workplace standards
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines South River, NJ, masonry contractor nearly $91,000 for fall, scaffold hazards at Maywood, NJ, site