OSHA News Releases – April 2023

April 2023

  • - OSHA National News Release - US Department of Labor finds Amazon failed to provide injured employees proper medical treatment at Castleton, New York, fulfillment facility
  • - OSHA Trade Release - National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health to meet May 31
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - Judge finds UHS of Delaware Inc., UHS of Fuller Inc. denied workplace violence protections to Fuller Hospital employees
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - Department of Labor investigation of fatal trench collapse in Brazoria County finds contractor failed to follow federal excavation safety measures
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor finds Guam Shipyards failed to follow federal safety standards after investigation into rigger’s November 2022 death
  • - OSHA National News Release - Department of Labor cites Dollar Tree Inc. for obstructing exits, unsafely storing materials at Rhode Island stores in Providence, Pawtucket
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor, Brasfield & Gorrie Construction to promote safety at Alabama construction site
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor, Moss & Associates LLC to promote workplace safety, health during construction of Central Florida hotel
  • - OSHA National News Release - Dollar General again found exposing employees to fire, entrapment hazards, after federal workplace safety inspection at Orlando-area store
  • - OSHA National News Release - US Department of Labor to honor workers whose jobs claimed their lives, recommit to protecting workers as nation marks Workers Memorial Day
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor partners with Moss & Associates LLC to promote workplace safety during Pasco County Jail project in Central Florida
  • - OSHA Trade Release - US Department of Labor announces new members of Maritime Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Department of Labor finds City of Delray Beach retaliated against inspector for reporting cross-contamination between tap water, reclaimed sewage
  • - OSHA News Brief - Consulting firm earns renewed ‘Star’ designation, US Department of Labor recognition of its lengthy commitment to safe, healthy workplaces
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor, Ringland-Johnson Construction partnership will promote workplace safety during Rockford’s Hard Rock Casino project
  • - OSHA Trade Release - US Department of Labor announces launch of ‘Beat the Heat’ contest
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor finds Mississippi farm willfully disregarded safety standards after South African guest worker suffocates in storage bin
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor finds Arizona veterans’ healthcare facility exposed employees to potentially deadly hazards on steam lines
  • - OSHA National News Release - ‘Danger Vu’: Federal inspection again finds Dollar General exits, walkways blocked, boxes stacked unsafely, workers at risk in Texas, Wisconsin
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor, WeCount! align to educate vulnerable agricultural, construction, domestic workers in South Florida on workplace safety, health
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Department of Labor, industry partners to promote road construction worker safety during 2023 National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Federal safety investigators find Alabama paper mill willfully bypassed safety regulations, leading to fatal electrocution of 36-year-old worker
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor renews ‘Star Level’ designation of Tiverton Power for workplace safety, health achievements
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor renews ‘Star Level’ designation of Dighton Power for workplace safety, health achievements
  • - OSHA Trade Release - US Department of Labor seeking public input, ideas to improve OSHA whistleblower program outreach, training at May meeting
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor, state agencies, industry leaders launch campaign to educate, alert Midwest employers, workers of deadly excavation hazards
  • - OSHA National News Release - Dangers discounted: US Department of Labor finds Dollar General willfully exposing workers to fire hazards at central Pennsylvania store
  • - OSHA News Brief - Denver construction contractor’s commitment to workplace safety, health earns ‘Star’ designation from US Department of Labor
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor renews L.L. Bean ‘Star Level’ designation for workplace safety, health achievements
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor investigation of 29-year-old sanitation worker’s leg amputation finds Ohio food processor again ignored safety standards
  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor investigation finds wind turbine parts manufacturer continues to ignore machine safety procedures
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor urges caution to avoid fall, electrical, other hazards during tornado cleanup in Bollinger County, Missouri
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor renews Wheelabrator’s ‘Star Level’ designation for workplace safety, health achievements
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor investigation of Ohio hardwood flooring mill finds three injuries in five months as company consistently violates safety rules