OSHA News Release (Archived)

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Previous Years > January 1997


  • January 31 - [National News Release] - 1997 - 01/31/1997 - OSHA Reminds Employers To Post Injury/Illness Summaries During February
  • January 30 - [National News Release] - 1997 - 01/30/1997 - Reinvention Improves Protection For Whistleblowers And Farm Workers OSHA, ESA Division To Swap Certain Duties Feb. 3
  • January 28 - [National News Release] - 1997 - 01/28/1997 - Maritime Advisory Committee For Occupational Safety And Health To Meet Feb.19-20 In Washington, D.C.
  • January 28 - [National News Release] - 1997 - 01/28/1997 - Technical Note#1: OSHA Asbestos Advisor Now Does Windows
  • January 24 - [National News Release] - 1997 - 01/24/1997 - Advisory Committee To Continue Negotiated Rulemaking On Shipyard Fire Protection Feb, 4 - 6 In Jacksonville, Fla.
  • January 17 - [National News Release] - 1997 - 01/17/1997 - OSHA/National Association Of Home Builders Offer Handbook On Worker Safety For Residential Construction
  • January 14 - [National News Release] - 1997 - 01/14/1997 - OSHA Proposes $720,700 In Fines Against Solvay, N.Y., Firm For Grossly Underrecording Worker Injuries And Illnesses
  • January 09 - [National News Release] - 1997 - 01/09/1997 - Gregory R. Watchman Named Acting Assistant Secretary Of Labor For Occupational Safety And Health
  • January 09 - [National News Release] - 1997 - 01/09/1997 - OSHA Endorses Agreement To Reduce Asphalt Fumes
  • January 09 - [National News Release] - 1997 - 01/09/1997 - OSHA Orders Reduced Exposure To Methylene Chloride - Will Cut Cancer Risk Up to 97% for 237,500 Workers
  • January 09 - [National News Release] - 1997 - 01/09/1997 - Proposed Standard Modified To Reduce Impact on Small Businesses