OSHA News Releases - Region 3
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2011
  • August 03 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 08/03/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Allentown, Pa., soft drink company for exposing workers to safety and health hazards
  • August 03 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 08/03/2011 - Philadelphia electric company agrees to pay $150,000 to 3 employees to resolve US Labor Department's whistleblower investigation
  • July 20 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 07/20/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Philadelphia-based FixtureOne for 44 workplace safety and health violations
  • July 19 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 07/19/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Eddystone, Pa., company as workplace safety and health 'star'
  • June 15 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 06/15/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Etters, Pa., construction company for exposing workers to trenching hazards following fatality
  • June 14 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 06/14/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites AL Solutions Inc. in West Virginia after deaths of 3 workers in explosion and fire
  • June 07 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 06/07/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Summit Point, W.Va., wood pallet manufacturer for workplace safety hazards
  • June 06 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 06/06/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Kutztown, Pa., company for workplace safety and health
  • June 06 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 06/06/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA fines AK Steel Corp. $206,000 for willful and other record-keeping violations at Butler, Pa., facility
  • May 25 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 05/25/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Shippensburg, Pa., iron foundry for workplace safety and health hazards
  • May 18 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 05/18/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA forms partnership to protect workers on US Coast Guard headquarters construction project in Washington
  • May 11 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 05/11/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Philadelphia company more than $78,000 for exposing workers to fall hazards at Cherry Hill, NJ, construction site
  • April 12 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 04/12/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites C & C Marine Maintenance for exposing workers to serious safety hazards at Wellsburg, W.Va., facility
  • April 06 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 04/06/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Bethlehem, Pa.-based Milliken Valve for exceptional workplace safety and health
  • March 22 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 03/22/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Canonsburg, Pa., company nearly $130,000 for exposing workers to lead hazards, other violations at Harrisburg, Pa., worksite
  • March 03 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 03/03/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Ames True Temper for exposing workers to electrical, safety hazards at Carlisle, Pa., warehouse
  • March 02 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 03/02/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites E.N. Range for exposing workers to lead hazards at outdoor gun range in Oley, Pa., among other violations
  • January 25 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 01/25/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA forms partnership to protect workers involved with Porter Neuroscience Research Center expansion
  • January 13 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 01/13/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites US Steel Corp. and Power Piping Co. with $175,000 in fines for energy control hazards following July 2010 explosion
  • January 11 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 01/11/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA fines western Pennsylvania companies for exposing workers to flammable materials following double fatality
  • January 10 [Region 3 News Release] - 2011 - 01/10/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Rochelle Park, NJ, stucco contractor for fall hazards at Somerville, NJ, worksite
2010
  • December 22 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 12/22/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Houston, Texas, contractor for not protecting workers against falls at Wal-Mart jobsite in Hamburg, Pa.
  • December 20 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 12/20/2010 - US Department of Labor's OSHA renews alliance with Steel Erectors Association and Iron Workers Union to protect workers
  • December 17 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 12/17/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA certifies Philadelphia construction company as 'star' site for workplace safety and health
  • December 09 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 12/09/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Philadelphia paper manufacturer for workplace safety and health hazards following worker fatality
  • December 03 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 12/03/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA certifies Pennsylvania-based Simmons Manufacturing Co. as 'star' site for workplace safety and health
  • November 30 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 11/30/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Chambersburg, Pa., excavation company for trenching hazards
  • November 17 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 11/17/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA certifies Chevron Energy Solutions utility plant in Fort Detrick, Md., as 'star' site for workplace safety and health
  • November 17 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 11/17/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA proposes $287,000 in fines against US Postal Service in Bluefield, W.Va., for exposing workers to electrical hazards
  • November 01 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 11/01/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Newport, Del., construction company for exposing workers to trenching hazards
  • October 25 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 10/25/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Aliquippa, Pa., landscaping company for safety violations following worker electrocution
  • October 14 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 10/14/2010 - Dal-Tile Corp. in Gettysburg, Pa., earns prestigious US Department of Labor's OSHA 'star' for workplace safety and health success
  • October 12 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 10/12/2010 - US Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes US Gypsum Co. in Weirton, W.Va., for workplace safety and health excellence
  • October 05 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 10/05/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Springdale, Pa., company for workplace safety violations following worker electrocution
  • August 30 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 08/30/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Letart, W.Va., manufacturer for workplace safety and health hazards
  • August 26 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 08/26/2010 - Pennsylvania's Washington Penn Plastic earns prestigious OSHA 'star' for workplace safety and health success at Arden Division
  • August 23 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 08/23/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Point Pleasant, W.Va., manufacturer nearly $70,000 for worker exposure to noise, other workplace hazards
  • August 23 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 08/23/2010 - US Department of Labor's OSHA fines Exeter, Pa., manufacturer $156,000 for workplace safety hazards
  • August 09 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 08/09/2010 - US Department of Labor cites Moscow, Pa., roofing contractor for endangering workers
  • July 29 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 07/29/2010 - US Department of Labor cites Marcum Transport of Verdunville, W.Va., for workplace safety and health hazards
  • July 19 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 07/19/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites DuPont for exposing workers to hazardous chemicals following a fatal accident at the Belle, W.Va., plant
  • July 16 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 07/16/2010 - US Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Standard Forged Products of McKees Rocks, Pa., for workplace safety and health excellence
  • July 14 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 07/14/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Pennsylvania Independent Oil and Gas Association, Indiana University program to protect oilfield workers
  • July 12 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 07/12/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA proposes $272,000 in fines against US Postal Service for exposing workers to electrical hazards at Capitol Heights, Md., facility
  • June 08 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 06/08/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA fines US Postal Service nearly $500,000 for exposing workers to electrical hazards at 2 Philadelphia facilities
  • June 08 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 06/08/2010 - US Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Lancaster Safety Consulting Inc. for workplace safety and health success
  • June 08 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 06/08/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA fines US Postal Service nearly $300,000 for exposing workers to electrical hazards at Pittsburgh, Pa., facility
  • May 17 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 05/17/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Parkersburg, Pa., construction company for exposing workers to fall hazards
  • May 06 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 05/06/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Varney, W.Va., lumber company for failing to abate workplace safety and health hazards
  • April 14 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 04/14/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA joins Morristown, NJ, organization to continue vital effort to protect area Latino workers
  • March 31 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 03/31/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Delaware City, Del., manufacturing company for workplace safety and health hazards
  • March 18 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 03/18/2010 - US Labor Departments OSHA announces informal public hearing on hazard communication in Pittsburgh on March 31
  • March 17 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 03/17/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Allentown, Pa., company for failing to abate workplace safety and health hazards
  • March 11 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 03/11/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Harbeson, Del., poultry processing plant for workplace safety and health hazards
  • March 03 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 03/03/2010 - US Department of Labor's OSHA partners with Manhattan Torcon JV to protect workers constructing new medical facility
  • February 25 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 02/25/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA reminds employers of hazards associated with snow cleanup and urges proper worker safeguards
  • February 12 [Region 3 News Release] - 2010 - 02/12/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Pittsburgh construction company for lack of fall protection following worker's death
2009
  • December 18 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 12/18/2009 - US Department of Labor's OSHA fines Huntington, W.Va., printing company nearly $160,000 for workplace safety and health hazards
  • December 03 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 12/03/2009 - US Labor Department's OSHA fines Sunoco Inc. for workplace safety and health hazards at Marcus Hook refinery
  • October 30 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 10/30/2009 - US Department of Labor's OSHA fines Nazareth, Pa., company for continued workplace safety and health violations
  • October 05 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 10/05/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Titanium Hearth Technologies for workplace safety and health success
  • September 24 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 09/24/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Conshohocken, Pa., company for workplace safety and health hazards
  • August 19 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 08/19/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA urges construction companies in Southwestern Pennsylvania to take action to prevent worker falls
  • August 17 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 08/17/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA fines Tamaqua, Pa., company for workplace safety and health violations
  • August 14 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 08/14/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Union Drilling Inc. for workplace safety and health hazards
  • August 10 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 08/10/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA fines Cressona, Pa., manufacturing company $65,800 for crane hazards
  • August 05 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 08/05/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Wilmington, Del., company for workplace safety and health hazards
  • August 03 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 08/03/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognizes National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health in Morgantown, W.Va., for workplace safety
  • July 28 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 07/28/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes GE Sensing and Inspection for workplace safety and health success
  • July 08 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 07/08/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews alliance with Delaware Safety Council Inc. to focus on roadway safety
  • July 06 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 07/06/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA fines Sunoco more than $200,000 for workplace safety and health hazards at Marcus Hook refinery
  • July 06 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 07/06/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Duncansville, Pa., excavation company for trenching hazards
  • July 02 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 07/02/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA fines Valero Energy Corp. for workplace safety and health hazards
  • June 26 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 06/26/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Aker Construction Inc. for workplace safety and health success on Longview Power Project
  • June 24 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 06/24/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Coca-Cola Danone Waters LLC for workplace safety and health success
  • June 12 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 06/12/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes McConway & Torley LLC for workplace safety and health success
  • May 29 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 05/29/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA partners with Marlette Homes to enhance workplace safety and health for employees
  • May 21 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 05/21/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Sulzer Metco Coating with 23 violations and fines after a worker fatality
  • May 13 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 05/13/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA launches alliance with National Association of Women in Construction's Chapter 96, to promote workplace safety and health
  • April 28 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 04/28/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes U.S. Steel Research and Technology Center for exceptional employee safety and health
  • April 14 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 04/14/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Kohl's for workplace safety and health hazards at two Pennsylvania stores
  • April 13 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 04/13/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Petrolia, Pa., chemical company more than $121,000 for safety and health violations
  • March 16 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 03/16/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites ICL Supresta Inc. for workplace safety and health hazards
  • March 03 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 03/03/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA establishes alliance with the TriCounty Area Chamber of Commerce
  • February 04 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 02/04/2009 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA partners with Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem to protect employees during construction
  • February 02 [Region 3 News Release] - 2009 - 02/02/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Laureldale, Pa., company for workplace safety and health violations

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