OSHA News Releases – Whistleblower

March 2015

  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA will hold meeting of the Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - New York City Transit Authority retaliates against employee for participating in safety inspection and filing complaint, OSHA finds
  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Fired for reporting hazards, whistleblower wins $33K settlement
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA seeks nominations for membership to the Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee
  • - Region 7 OSHA News Release - Culture of retaliation: Union Pacific Railroad disciplines locomotive engineer for reporting workplace injury, owes worker $350K in damages
  • - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA announces final rule on procedures for handling retaliation complaints under Sarbanes-Oxley Act
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - Core-Mark International must reinstate, pay more than $230K to employee fired for voicing driver safety concerns
  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department sues Idaho Falls school district after employee is fired for raising concerns about asbestos removal
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Salon Bronxhair sa thai nhan vien da canh cao dong nghiep vi cac nhung moi nguy hiem formaldehyde, vu kien cao buoc
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Salon de belleza del Bronx despide a empleada que advirtio a sus companeros sobre los peligros del formaldehido, afirma la demanda
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges
  • - Region 2 OSHA News Release - Bronx hair salon fired employee who warned co-workers of formaldehyde hazards, suit alleges

February 2015

  • - Region 10 OSHA News Release - Federal judge orders US Postal Service to pay employee $229K in damages for whistleblower retaliation

October 2013

August 2012

  • - Region 5 OSHA News Release - Norfolk Southern Railway Co. ordered by US Labor Department's OSHA to pay more than $932,000 after illegally terminating 2 injured workers

September 2011

  • - Region 6 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA settles whistleblower case against Houston air-conditioning company
  • - OSHA Trade Release - US Department of Labor's OSHA issues updated Whistleblower Investigations Manual
  • - Region 1 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department sues Beverly, Mass., dentist for allegedly firing employee who raised concerns about contaminated needle disposal
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor finds nutritional beverage company, former CEO in violation of Sarbanes-Oxley Act whistleblower protection provisions
  • - Region 9 OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor finds Bank of America in violation of Sarbanes-Oxley Act whistleblower protection provisions

February 2011

  • - Region 4 OSHA News Release - US Labor Department orders Memphis, Tenn., company to reinstate whistleblower, pay more than $111,000 in back wages, interest and damages