OSHA News Releases – December 2014

December 2014

  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - New Hampshire company faces $230,400 in OSHA fines for exposing employees to fall, crushing, noise and other hazards
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Boomerang Tube continues to expose workers to life-threatening hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites 6 Chicago-area companies for worker exposure to asbestos during repairs at Evanston, Illinois, school
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom fail to protect young workers from heat hazards and illness, OSHA finds
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Exposing workers to electrical shock and other hazards yields fines of $66,400 for Troy, Texas, manufacturer
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites The Davey Tree Expert Co. for again ignoring vehicle rollover hazard leading to fatal injury of tree trimmer
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Proframing Contractors repeatedlyexposes roofers to potentially fatal fall hazards
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - West Monroe, Louisiana, packaging plant worker suffers serious hand injury as dangerous hazards are ignored
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Scranton, Pennsylvania, chimney supply company again exposes employees to serious hazards and injuries, says OSHA
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Robertson Incorporated Bridge and Grading Division after 16-year-old laborer dies at Delta, Missouri, construction site
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - M. Durrance Construction of Jacksonville, Florida, cited for willfully exposing workers to dangerous falls
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA investigation finds workers exposed to lead, copper fumes at Republic Metals in Cleveland
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA investigation finds workers exposed to lead, copper fumes at Republic Metals in Cleveland
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Death of Brooklyn, New York, supermarket worker preventable, OSHA finds
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Dollar Tree Stores for exposing workers to serious hazards for second time in Delaware
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Formed Fiber Technologies ignores violations and exposes workers to dangerous machinery and risk of serious injury
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Worker fatally struck by car at meat processing plant in San Antonio
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Metro-North Commuter Railroad Co. violates rights of Connecticut worker who reported injury and filed OSHA complaint
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Budweiser distribution center for serious safety violations
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Eaton Corp. cited for employee's heat-related kidney failure at Kearney, Nebraska, automotive manufacturing plant
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Extreme temperatures and other safety hazards found at Birds Eye Foods plant in Darien, Wisconsin
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Fiabila USA and 2 staffing agencies expose workers to explosion and chemical hazards at nail polish manufacturer
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Vallencourt Construction of Middleburg, Florida, cited for willful, serious safety hazards; $169K in fines proposed
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Ventra Belvidere for exposing employees to dangerous machines after 21-year-old worker fatally crushed at auto parts supply plant
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Baytown, Texas, steel manufacturer failed to train workers properly and implement audit procedures for metal cutting machine
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - Worker fatally injured in Greeley, Colorado, after being caught in unguarded conveyor system
  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - Hanford nuclear facility contractor ordered to pay 2 laid-off workers $186K in wages, damages for retaliation
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Ric-Man International cited for willful violation in worker fatality at City of Weston, Florida, construction site
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - All-Set Roofing and Construction exposes workers to fall hazards
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Employee suffers injury after being caught in machinery at Parker Hannifin plant in Lewisburg, Ohio
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - A. Lamp Concrete Contractors exposes workers to dangerous cave-in hazards while installing water main in Morton Grove, Illinois
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Latino worker dies following exposure to nitrogen in tanker truck at Michael Foods' Big Red Farms facility in Wakefield, Nebraska
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Environmental Remediation and Recovery Inc. after worker dies while cleaning oil residue inside rail car at Mounds, Illinois, facility
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA investigation finds workers exposed to lead-based paint while restoring Evanston, Illinois, home
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - International Union of Operating Engineers renews alliance with OSHA to protect Illinois apprentices on construction, earthmoving and trenching sites
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Workers exposed to amputation and electrical hazards at El Paso, Texas, stamping plant, inspection finds
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA signs alliance with National STEPS Network and NIOSH to protect workers in oil and gas industry
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Guyoung Tech USA cited for serious safety and health violations
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Arvato Digital Services and Parallel Employment Group after temporary worker suffers severe electrical shock injuries
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Worker suffers serious injury on 25th birthday at new job with Wagner's LLC
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - DuPont's chemical safety systems inadequate at Deepwater, New Jersey, plant
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Doyle and Roth Manufacturing Co. Inc. faces $68,600 in OSHA fines for continued safety hazards at its Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, facility
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Mail handler fired following work-related injury at Sharonville, Ohio, US Postal Service facility
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Nuvo Construction Co. cited after worker fatality at concrete plant; Sonag Ready Mix cited for exposing employee to same hazard the next day
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Workers exposed to unguarded machinery, struck-by hazards and electrical shock at valve manufacturing facility
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Affordable Exteriors faces $140,000 in OSHA penalties for exposing workers to dangerous fall hazards in Omaha, Nebraska, area