OSHA News Releases – Region 7

2016

  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - OSHA finds absence of proper safety guards led two workers to suffer amputation injuries at Piedmont food manufacturer
  • - Region 7 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA finds cold storage company lacked proper procedures for use of potentially dangerous ammonia
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Nebraska construction companies after 61-year-old plumber dies, co-worker injured in Alliance trench collapse
  • - Region 7 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA finds Des Moines postal sorting facility failed to train workers in emergency plans, blocked exits and routes, had inoperable fire doors
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Whistleblower-Severe Violator pilot program further protects workers who report violations of law, safety and health in Kansas City region
  • - Region 7 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites Midwest Grain and Barge Co. for exposing workers to grain-handling hazards at Missouri site
  • - Region 7 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites The Scoular Company for exposing workers to grain dust, fall hazards at Kansas site
  • - Region 7 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites residential facility for exposing employees to workplace violence
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Worker loses part of finger in unguarded machine at Kansas battery manufacturer; OSHA finds multiple machine, electrical hazards
  • - Region 7 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA finds chemical manufacturer lacked proper procedures
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - OSHA finds tank manufacturing facility failed to fix discrepancies, continues to expose workers to respiratory cancer risk, other hazards
  • - Region 7 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA finds dozen violations at Becton, Dickinson and Co. in Holdrege after two workers suffer finger amputations
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Iowa postal distribution center exposes workers to forklift injuries
  • - Region 7 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites Russell Stover Candies after ammonia release shuts plant
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - OSHA urges greater employers, worker vigilance toward safety after 4 Nebraska workers die of job-related injuries in March
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - OSHA emphasizes need to reduce illness, injury among Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri poultry processors
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - With nearly 8 percent of Nebraska workers hurt on the job, OSHA focuses education, enforcement effort on meat processing industry
  • - Region 7 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites cabinet maker for exposing workers to amputation, respiratory, chemical, electrical and other safety hazards
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - OSHA finds Jake Rieger Farms wrongfully terminated driver who refused to operate truck that violated Iowa law; owes $55K in wages, damages
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Sharpe Holdings in death of worker at Missouri dairy farm
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - OSHA continues focus on protecting workers from struck-by vehicle hazards at job sites in Kansas, Nebraska, and Missouri
  • - Region 7 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites Martell, Nebraska, feed mill for grain handling hazards
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Three workers suffer amputation, serious injuries at Schwan food processing facility
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Dollar General store endangers workers by blocking exit routes with trash
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - OSHA's regional emphasis focuses on reducing illness, injury at high-hazard manufacturing facilities in Kansas, Nebraska, Missouri
  • - Region 7 OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites Kansas grain cooperative for exposing workers to fall, grain dust hazards at Quinter location
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Fall protection could have prevented 39-year-old worker's death

2015

2013

  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA certifies Monsanto Co. Marshall Corn Research Station as 'star' site for workplace safety and health