US Department of Labor's OSHA to hold telephone news conference today
to announce actions for protection of grain industry workers nationwide
OSHA issuing $721,000 in fines to Wisconsin grain company
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration will hold a telephone news conference call on Wednesday, Aug. 4, at 2 p.m. EDT to announce actions OSHA is taking to protect workers in the grain industry nationwide as well as fines issued today to a Wisconsin grain company. Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA Dr. David Michaels will provide an overview and answer questions.
|WHO:||Dr. David Michaels |
Assistant secretary, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
U.S. Department of Labor
|WHAT:||Telephone media news conference on Wisconsin employer citations |
and protecting workers in the grain industry
|WHEN:||Wednesday, Aug. 4 |
2 p.m. EDT
|WHERE:||Call-in number: 888-603-8917 |
|NOTE:||Media planning to participate should notify Diana Petterson at firstname.lastname@example.org or Jason Surbey at email@example.com|
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