OSHA News Releases – October 2014

October 2014

  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Employee fatally injured after being caught in machinery at Alpha Baking Co.
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Bosco Custom Homes exposes workers to dangerous fall hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Hanover, Pennsylvania, contractor named a severe violator for again exposing workers to potentially deadly trenching hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Alabama's Wayne Farms poultry plant cited for exposing workers to musculoskeletal, other repeat, serious safety and health hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA finds workers exposed to repeat, serious amputation hazards at Mansfield, Ohio, automotive parts coating plant
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - BNSF Railway ordered to pay $12K to worker disciplined for taking doctor-ordered leave
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Continental Fabricators Inc. cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for exposing workers to amputation, other serious hazards
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Maui zip-line owner, operator for employee death
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA provides direction for inspecting cranes and derricks on construction worksites
  • - OSHA Trade Release - Secretary of Labor renews charter of National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Judge upholds citations issued for bloodborne pathogen and lead exposure hazards at West Caldwell, New Jersey, company
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Jacksonville, Florida-based ShayCore Enterprises cited by OSHA following worker being injured
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Central Transport again for forklift, fall hazards
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Ensign United States Drilling continues to expose workers to potential injury or death during oil well explosions
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Mableton, Georgia, trucking company cited for repeat and serious safety and health violations
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Quest Specialty Coatings in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin,for willful, repeat safety violations following fires at facility
  • - OSHA Trade Release - Secretary of Labor announces new members of Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Employees exposed to potentially fatal fall hazards at Bridgeport, Connecticut, work site
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Chris Sawdo Construction cited by OSHA for failing to protect workers from fall hazards while performing residential construction
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Advanced Tree Service in Newberry, Florida, cited for willful and serious safety violations following worker fatality
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - The Samuels Group, OSHA renew partnership to protect construction workers on Sacred Heart Hospital project in Eau Claire, Wisconsin
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Texas Dollar Tree Stores for putting employees at risk
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Workers exposed to combustible dust, amputation and other serious hazards at Cleveland auto coatings plant
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - OSHA partners with general contractor to protect workers during Little Rock, Arkansas, outlet mall construction project
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC ordered to pay more than $225K to worker terminated after reporting injury at Kansas City, Kansas, rail yard
  • - OSHA National News Release - US Labor Department and Federal Communications Commission announce working group to prevent fatalities in telecommunications industry
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Fulton, Mississippi, lumber mill cited for willful and serious safety violations following worker fatality
  • - OSHA National News Release - OSHA launches national dialogue on hazardous chemical exposures and permissible exposure limits in the workplace
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - FedEx Ground Packaging System Inc. cited for machine guarding hazard at Wilmington, Massachusetts, distribution center
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Worker injured after being caught in machinery at Kloeckner Metals Corp.
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Industrial Power Systems cited for exposing workers to trench cave-ins
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Haverhill Chemicals after fatal injury of an employee clearing reactor drain
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA seeks proposals for online OSHA Outreach Training Program
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Manchester, Connecticut, contractor cited for 25 serious violations at Hockanum Mill renovation site in Rockville
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Newington, Connecticut, stair and cabinet manufacturer cited by OSHA for mechanical, chemical and fire hazards after employee amputation
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Judge affirms citations issued for chemical and mechanical hazards at South Fallsburg, New York, chicken processing plant
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Florida-based GP Roofing and Construction and Archer Exteriors cited for exposing workers to falls and other hazards
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Wolcott, Connecticut, roofing contractor cited for fall hazards after fatal worker fall in Watertown, Connecticut
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Somerville, New Jersey, company fined $136,290 for willfully exposing workers to safety and health hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Certified Heat Treating Inc. after supervisor fatally injured at Miamisburg, Ohio, plant
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Struck-by vehicle incidents cause 15 percent of workplace fatalities in Kansas, Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - New Hampshire contractor with history of safety violations exposed employees to 25-foot falls
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Worker critically injured when pinned by machine at Columbus Castings
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC ordered to pay $30,000 for retaliating against worker