OSHA News Release (Archived)

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Previous Years > October 1996


  • October 31 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 10/31/1996 - Labor secretary calls for an end to Silicosis
  • October 31 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 10/31/1996 - OSHA Construction Advisory Committee To Meet Nov.12-13 In Washington, DC
  • October 30 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 10/30/1996 - OSHA, Lead Industries Announce Voluntary Industry Initiative To Reduce Worker Exposures To Lead
  • October 24 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 10/24/1996 - Using Joint Recommendations Of Labor And Industry, OSHA Cuts Permissible Exposure Limit For Cancer-Causing Butadiene 1000-Fold
  • October 17 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 10/17/1996 - Deadline To Submit Comments On OSHA Draft Guidelines On Night Retail Violence Extended Again
  • October 17 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 10/17/1996 - OSHA Proposes $396,200 In Fines Against Noblesville, Ind., Steel Erection Firm Following Death Of Worker
  • October 11 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 10/11/1996 - OSHA's Strong Enforcement Program Continues In FY '96
  • October 08 - [National News Release] - 1996 - 10/08/1996 - Labor Secretary Reich Unveils Workplace Fire Safety Tips