OSHA News Releases – May 2023

May 2023

  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor finds fire, electrical, other hazards in inspections at two southeast Oklahoma Dollar General stores putting workers at risk
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor investigation finds Columbus children’s hospital exposed nurses, other employees to workplace violence
  • - OSHA National News Release - O Departamento do Trabalho dos EUA anuncia mais de US$12 milhões em subsídios disponíveis para concessões de treinamento para a saúde e segurança dos trabalhadores
  • - OSHA National News Release - Departament Pracy Stanów Zjednoczonych ogłasza ponad 12 milionów dolarów dotacji dostępnych na szkolenia w zakresie bezpieczeństwa i hygieny pracowników
  • - OSHA National News Release - 美国劳工部宣布为工人安全和健康培训拨款超过1200万美元
  • - OSHA National News Release - Depatman Travay Ameriken an anonse plis pase $12M sibvansyon ki disponib pou fòmasyon nan sekirite ak sante travayè yo
  • - OSHA National News Release - Bộ Lao động Hoa Kỳ công bố khoản tài trợ hơn 12 triệu đô la dành cho phát triển môi trường làm việc an toàn và khoẻ mạnh cho người lao động
  • - OSHA National News Release - Nine inspections in four states find Dollar General exposed workers to obstructed exits, fire, electrical hazards; carry $3.4M in new penalties
  • - OSHA National News Release - US Department of Labor announces more than $12M in grant funding available for worker safety, health training grants
  • - OSHA News Brief - Lubbock Mayor Payne recognizes ‘Digging Deep in Lubbock Workshop 2023’
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor offers webinar for grantee, applicants for federal grants to increase workplace safety training programs
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor again finds resin manufacturer exposing employees to respiratory hazards, risk of explosion at Kenton facility
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA encourages stakeholders to share feedback on effectiveness of leading indicators to improve, develop resource tool
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor places New Jersey manufacturer in Severe Violator Enforcement Program after worker suffers serious, preventable amputation
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor, Shipbuilders Council of America renew alliance to promote safe, healthful workplaces in Mid-Atlantic shipyard industry
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor finds contractor exposed workers to trench hazards after investigation into 23-year-old worker’s fatality in Aurora
  • - Region 8 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor finds Colorado contractor exposing workers to trench cave-ins, including one that caused teenager’s fatal injuries
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor cites 2 employers after workers show elevated levels of inorganic arsenic at Georgia chemical manufacturing facility
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Federal court issues consent judgment requiring Luzerne County manufacturer to pay former employee $13K in whistleblower case
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA to hold public meeting June 15 to discuss modernizing, improving, expanding its Voluntary Protection Programs
  • - OSHA News Brief - Department of Labor finds Texas Children’s Hospital failed to protect employees after security guard suffers serious assault by patient
  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - Federal court finds US Postal Service wrongfully fired employee who reported workplace injury, violated federal worker protections
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor, Holder Construction Group LLC partner to promote safety at data center project
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor partners with Georgia agencies, employers to promote safety stand-downs to address workplace mental health awareness
  • - OSHA News Brief - US Department of Labor partners with Holder Construction Group LLC to promote workplace safety during Trilith community project in South Atlanta
  • - OSHA National News Release - US Department of Labor announces national emphasis program to reduce, prevent workplace falls, a leading cause of workplace fatalities
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA schedules meeting of Maritime Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health on May 24