OSHA News Releases – Region 3

2016

  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - OSHA: Auto reconditioning company failed to protect workers from toxic compounds, other safety and health hazards at Manheim facility
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Pennsylvania stucco contractor cited by OSHA for again exposing employees to scaffolding dangers at Bear, Delaware, work site
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Workers exposed to chemical hazards, other safety and health dangers at Bethlehem global flavor, fragrance manufacturer
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - OSHA finds lack of proper 'work zone' in plumber's death as he repaired leak under Philadelphia's 63rd Street
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Jefferson County metal manufacturer cited for 27 serious violations in federal workplace safety inspection, faces $47K in fines
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA fines 2 Pennsylvania contractors more than $236K for again exposing employees to serious workplace dangers
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Marion County contractor ignores fall, electrocution hazards, putting workers in serious, potentially fatal danger at Fairmount work site
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Lehigh County indoor shooting range faces $135K in fines for exposing workers to willful lead, noise hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Insulation manufacturer exposed workers to combustible dust, other safety hazards at Wilkes-Barre plant; OSHA proposes $66K penalty
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - US Postal Service continues to expose workers at Virginia center to powered industrial equipment hazards; faces $120K in fines
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Contractor's serial disregard of fall dangers underscores the necessity for National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction, May 2-6
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Allentown manufacturer willfully exposed workers to amputation hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Dauphin County plumbing, heating worker hospitalized after trench cave-in
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Painting contractor willfully exposed workers to lead on Danville worksite
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Contractor continues to expose workers to serious fall hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Berlin Builders faces $385K in OSHA fines for continually ignoring life-threatening dangers at Pennsylvania and Delaware sites
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Pennsylvania contractor cited by OSHA for ignoring trench dangers as excavation collapse kills 21-year-old worker in Butler County
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA finds contractor exposed workers to danger of trench cave-in for four days at Meadville, Pennsylvania construction site
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA finds water, sewer line contractor again willfully exposed workers to trench hazards at an excavation worksite
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - OSHA finds Lancaster foundry exposed workers to excessively high levels of lead, cadmium and associated health risks
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - OSHA finds workers exposed to more than two dozen serious violations at West Virginia saw mill, including amputation, electrical hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA inspectors find prison workers at two West Virginia federal facilities still lack safety gloves to prevent sharps-related hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Popular DC hotel exposes employees to more than two dozen workplace safety, health hazards; faces $76K in fines
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department sues after Pennsylvania duct manufacturer fires two employees for identifying, documenting machine hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA investigation finds St. Marys' manufacturer willfully exposed employees to dangerous machine hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - US Labor Department sues US Steel Corp., for retaliating against workers reporting workplace injuries
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Ephrata, Pennsylvania construction company exposed workers to falls from nearly two stories up, other hazards at Leola worksite
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites Warren Railcar Services Inc. for exposing employees to more than two dozen safety and health hazards
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Delaware county roofing contractor continues to expose workers to fall hazards, most recently at Conshohocken site
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Lancaster lawn care company cited for exposing workers to lawn mower safety hazards after employee has two toes amputated
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA: Washington County contractor, Pittsburgh staffing agency failed to protect temporary workers from potential trench collapse
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Seitz Tech LLC exposes employees to electrical, fire hazards again
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA finds Allenwood federal prison workers lack safety gloves to avoid punctures, infections from sharps
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - South Jersey carpentry contractor continues exposing workers to safety hazards, most recently at Norristown work site
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Emphasis on logging safety finds more than a dozen willful, serious violations of worker safety standards at Clay, West Virginia, company
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - Investigation finds negligent worker safety practices led to 40-foot fall that paralyzed Pennsylvania construction worker
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Amazon fulfillment center receives $7K fine, hazard alert letters after OSHA investigates workplace safety complaint
  • - Region 3 OSHA Regional News Brief - Williamsport, Pennsylvania, bridge repair company named a 'severe violator' after fatal trench collapse at Eyers Grove work site

2015

2013

  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA cites The Furniture Exchange for repeat, serious violations at New Brunswick, NJ, warehouse
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA fines 2 government contractors more than $60,000 after workers injured in November 2012 flash fire
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA proposes nearly $460,000 in fines to Panthera Painting Inc. for exposing workers to lead, other safety and health hazards

2011

  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Papetti's Hygrade Egg Products in Pennsylvania for exceptional workplace safety and health
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Ecopax in Easton, Pa., for exposing workers to safety and health hazards; fines exceed $57,000
  • - Region 3 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership to protect workers on National Gallery of Art renovation project in Washington