OSHA News Releases – Region 4

2015

  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Refrigeration company puts temporary and permanent workers at risk of ammonia exposure due to poor maintenance of coolant systems
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA finds Alabama plastic manufacturer exposes workers to amputation, fall and electrical hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Judge affirms OSHA findings in 2012 death of health care coordinator killed by mentally ill client with violent criminal history
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Storage system manufacturer's safety failures cause 2 workers to suffer amputations in 2 incidents in three months
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - GP Roofing & Construction LLC, management held in contempt of court for failing to comply with OSHA safety standards
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA finds plastic recycler, Cycle Tex Inc., continues to expose workers to fall and amputation hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Contender Boats continues to expose workers to fall, amputations and electrical hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Shoreline Foundation exposes workers to drowning and other hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Detyens Shipyards Inc. cited by OSHA for exposing employees to workplace safety hazards; more than $100K in penalties proposed
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Machine guards may have prevented arm amputation suffered by worker at Cordele, Georgia, sawmill
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites Atlanta-area commercial lamination company for 18 serious safety and health violations; nearly $80K in penalties proposed
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Roofing contractor's willful disregard of fall prevention standards leads to death of worker who fell through skylight
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Miami, Florida, metal recycler exposes workers to electrocution, amputations and lead hazards; nearly $60K in penalties proposed
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Unadilla, Georgia, recycling center exposes workers to falls, fire and amputation hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Safety inspection finds 9 contractors at Doral, Florida, luxury construction site ignore dangerous falls and other hazards, put workers at risk
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA finds that Fort Jackson contractor allowed employees to work in an unprotected trench
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - DHC Contracting knowingly put workers at risk of trench collapse hazards at Guyton, Georgia work site
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Workers found on unsafe scaffolding at fast food restaurant in Lilburn, Georgia
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Sabel Steel Service Inc. exposes workers to unsafe levels of lead, fall and electrical shock hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Mississippi's Suburban Plastics fails to correct workplace hazards following OSHA inspection
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Worker suffers broken wrist and lacerations while performing machine maintenance work at Atlanta's American Air Filter Co.
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Dupont Yard Inc. continues its history of exposing workers to hazardous workplace conditions at its Homerville, Georgia facility
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Ocean Springs, Mississippi, contractor willfully ignores fall protection standards that lead to worker's death
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Worker electrocuted because his employer, Duke Energy Florida Inc., did not ensure safety procedures were followed
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Worker electrocuted because his employer, Duke Energy Florida Inc., did not ensure safety procedures were followed
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Johnson Controls Battery Group again fails to monitor workers for lead exposure, faces OSHA penalties of $61K
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Wood crate manufacturer fails to protect workers properly from excessive noise, hand injuries, dust hazards and other risks
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites Global Construction and Engineering Inc. for exposing workers to safety hazards at Center Point, Alabama work site
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Safety Stand-Down events seek to raise awareness, reduce injuries and fatalities suffered by landscaping workers in the Southeast
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites South Carolina contractor for exposing workers to cave-in and struck-by hazards at work site in Pooler, Georgia
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Jacksonville, Florida, roofing contractor ignores fact that fall protection can be the difference between life and death
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Florida-based contractor exposes its workers to 200-foot falls and silica dust at two work sites; OSHA cites company for serious safety and health hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Steel Corp.'s safety shortcuts lead to fatal explosion
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Dollar General store allows blocked and locked exits, fire and other hazards, faces more than $83K in fines for repeated safety violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Safety Stand-Down puts the brakes on injuries at Georgia road sites
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites Georgia wood products manufacturer for exposing workers to fire, amputation and unprotected equipment hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites Nova Southeastern University for exposing faculty to high levels of formaldehyde
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites Bruegger's Bagels after three workers hospitalized for overexposure to carbon monoxide
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Jasper Contractors continues to put roofing workers' lives in jeopardy
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Trench collapse buries and kills local day laborer
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Untrained worker suffers fatal electrocution at H.M. Richards Inc.
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Auburn, Alabama contractor exposes workers to cave-in hazards; fails to use safety measures to prevent excavation collapse
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Jacksonville, Florida-based roofing company continues to expose workers to dangerous falls; OSHA proposes nearly $80K in penalties
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Alabama aluminum foil manufacturer endangers workers; OSHA cites company for 25 serious safety and health hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Auto parts manufacturer and temp agency expose workers to electrocution, serious falls and other hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Georgia automotive parts producer fails to protect employees from workplace safety hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - OSHA investigation finds management ignores hazards after worker falls into acid-filled tank at Pell City, Alabama, auto parts manufacturer
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - OSHA finds welders unaware of toxic, explosive fumes when blast kills temporary worker, critically injures another
  • - Region 4 OSHA Regional News Brief - Florida-based bridge coating company exposes workers to unsafe levels of lead; OSHA cites company for serious safety and health hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Miami freezer manufacturer exposes employees to serious electrical, machine and chemical hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Florida State University construction fatality results in citations and fines for 4 Tallahassee, Florida, construction companies
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Worker's death at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, leads to willful and serious violations for Tekton Construction Co.
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites MFG Chemical Inc. for repeated safety hazards after 2 workers injured, 1 fatally
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Temporary worker suffers permanent disability after packaging machine crushes him
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites auto parts supplier for exposing workers to amputation, electrical and struck-by hazards

2014

  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - M. Durrance Construction of Jacksonville, Florida, cited for willfully exposing workers to dangerous falls
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Vallencourt Construction of Middleburg, Florida, cited for willful, serious safety hazards; $169K in fines proposed
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Ric-Man International cited for willful violation in worker fatality at City of Weston, Florida, construction site
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Guyoung Tech USA cited for serious safety and health violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Nissin Brake Georgia Inc. cited for serious safety violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Mobile, Alabama-based shipbuilder cited for serious safety and health violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Dollar General in Brooklyn, Mississippi, cited for repeat safety hazards; more than $51K in fines proposed
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Hartwell, Georgia-based Tenneco Automotive Operating Co. placed in OSHA's Severe Violator Enforcement Program for repeat violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Southern Wood Works of Freeport, Florida, cited for exposing workers to safety hazards; more than $70K in penalties proposed
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Alabama's Wayne Farms poultry plant cited for exposing workers to musculoskeletal, other repeat, serious safety and health hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Jacksonville, Florida-based ShayCore Enterprises cited by OSHA following worker being injured
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Mableton, Georgia, trucking company cited for repeat and serious safety and health violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Chris Sawdo Construction cited by OSHA for failing to protect workers from fall hazards while performing residential construction
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Advanced Tree Service in Newberry, Florida, cited for willful and serious safety violations following worker fatality
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Fulton, Mississippi, lumber mill cited for willful and serious safety violations following worker fatality
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Florida-based GP Roofing and Construction and Archer Exteriors cited for exposing workers to falls and other hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Jasper Contractors in Jacksonville, Florida, cited for exposing workers to falls and other hazards; $162K in penalties proposed
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Plaid Enterprises in Decatur, Georgia, cited for exposing permanent and temporary workers to amputation, electrical and other safety hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Prattville, Alabama, Fras-le North America cited for repeat and serious safety and health violations following OSHA inspection
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Midville, Georgia, steel distributor cited for exposing workers to repeat and serious workplace safety hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Employee injured while working at Oconee Fall Line Technical College; Georgia electrical contractor cited for safety violations
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Brundidge, Alabama, condiment producer fails to correct previously identified workplace hazards; nearly $235K in penalties proposed
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Alabama metal manufacturer cited by OSHA for exposing workers to amputations, falls and other workplace safety hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Alabama metal manufacturer cited by OSHA for exposing workers to amputations, falls and other workplace safety hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Georgia parts manufacturer fails to correct previously identified workplace hazards; more than $92K in penalties proposed
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Pritchard, Alabama, lumber producer cited for exposing workers to fall and amputation hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - 2 workers injured following explosion at Indianhead Biomass Services; willful and serious safety violations cited
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Gonzalez Stucco and Stone for serious safety hazards; more than $54,000 in fines proposed
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - OSHA settles whistleblower complaint against Gaines Motor Lines Inc.
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Production company for "Midnight Rider" film cited for willful and serious safety violations following worker fatality and injuries
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Rust-Oleum Corp. cited for exposing permanent and temporary workers to silica dust, amputation and electrical hazards following OSHA inspection
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Miami-based contractor cited for exposing workers to serious safety hazards at a worksite in Hallandale Beach, Fla., by US Department of Labor's OSHA
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department's OSHA and the Georgia Hispanic Construction Association to host safety and health fair Aug. 16, 2014, in Chamblee, Georgia
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Rochelle, Georgia, peanut processing plant cited for serious safety violations following US Department of Labor OSHA investigation
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Georgia roofing contractor cited for repeat and serious violations following US Department of Labor OSHA inspections
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites R.E. Arnold Construction and Suntree Technologies for willful, serious safety violations following worker injury
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labors OSHA cites Sterilite Corp. and staffing agency for exposing full-time and temporary workers to unsafe conditions
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites R.R. Dawson Bridge Co. for willful and serious safety violations following worker fatalities
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Burgos Construction Corp. cited for serious safety violations following US Department of Labor OSHA inspection; more than $200,000 in proposed fines
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites JA Siding Construction Services for repeat and serious safety violations for exposing workers to fall hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Alabama insulation manufacturer cited for repeat and serious violations after US Department of Labor OSHA inspection
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Sonic Creations Inc. cited for repeat and serious safety violations following US Department of Labor OSHA inspection
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites cereal manufacturer for exposing permanent and temporary workers to serious safety hazards
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Florida's GLF Construction Corp. cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for 14 serious safety violations following worker death
  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - Westwind Contracting Inc. cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for serious safety violations at Florida work site