OSHA News Release (Archived)

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Previous Years > August 1996


  • August 30 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/30/1996 - OSHA Issues Corrections And Clarifications To Its Asbestos Standards
  • August 29 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/29/1996 - OSHA Forming Standards Advisory Committee For Metalworking Fluids; Seeks Nominations
  • August 29 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/29/1996 - OSHA Issues New Standard To Protect Workers On Scaffolds In Construction, Preventing Thousands Of Injuries As Well As Dozens Of Fatalities Each Year
  • August 20 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/20/1996 - NACOSH To Meet September 12-13 In Washington, DC
  • August 19 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/19/1996 - OSHA Training Institute FY 97 Course Schedule Now Available
  • August 08 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/08/1996 - Labor Department Launches Worker Safety And Health, Employer Assistance Program For Nursing Homes
  • August 08 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/08/1996 - Maritime Advisory Committee To Meet August 28-29 In Annapolis
  • August 08 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/08/1996 - OSHA To Consider Expanding List Of Hazardous Chemicals; Agency Will Reopen Rulemaking On Process Safety Management
  • August 06 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/06/1996 - OSHA Construction Advisory Committee To Meet August 27-28 In Spokane, Washington; Three New Members Appointed
  • August 05 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/05/1996 - OSHA And Joint Commission Collaborate To Promote Health And Safety For Health Care Workers
  • August 05 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/05/1996 - OSHA Cites Richter's Bakery of San Antonio Following an Industrial Fatality; Proposes Penalties of $1,040,000
  • August 02 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 08/02/1996 - NRC And OSHA Agree On Worker Protection Plans For Sites In Ohio And Kentucky