OSHA News Release (Archived)

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Previous Years > August 1999


  • August 31 - [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 08/31/1999 - OSHA INSPECTS RENOVATION WORK AT OLD POST OFFICE BUILDING IN OLD SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO; CITES 11 CONTRACTORS FOR $119,000 IN ALLEGED SAFETY AND HEALTH VIOLATIONS
  • August 26 - [Region 3 News Release] - 1999 - 08/26/1999 - OSHA TO RECOGNIZE TOBYHANNA, PA ARMY DEPOT FOR OUTSTANDING WORKPLACE PRACTICES
  • August 25 - [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 08/25/1999 - DUNKIRK, NEW YORK ICE CREAM MANUFACTURER CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL AND OTHER SAFETY AND HEALTH VIOLATIONS: $206,550 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED
  • August 24 - [Region 8 News Release] - 1999 - 08/24/1999 - INTEGRA CASTINGS USA L.L.C. ISSUED OSHA PENALTIES OF $325,360 FOR WILLFUL, REPEAT & SERIOUS VIOLATIONS AT CANDO FACILITY
  • August 24 - [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 08/24/1999 - JAHN FOUNDRY CORP. TO PAY $148,500 PENALTY, CORRECT HAZARDS AND ESTABLISH COMPREHENSIVE SAFETY AND HEALTH PROGRAM AT ITS MASSACHUSETTS PLANTS FOLLOWING FEBRUARY CATASTROPHIC DUST EXPLOSION
  • August 23 - [Region 8 News Release] - 1999 - 08/23/1999 - ROBERT GIBB & SONS, INC. ISSUED PENALTY OF $126,000 FOR TWO WILLFUL VIOLATIONS OF OSHA TRENCHING & EXCAVATING STANDARDS
  • August 20 - [Region 4 News Release] - 1999 - 08/20/1999 - OSHA FINES INGALLS SHIPBUILDING $151,700 FOR SAFETY AND HEALTH VIOLATIONS AT PASCAGOULA FACILITY
  • August 19 - [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 08/19/1999 - OSHA CITES METHUEN, MASS., CONTRACTOR FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL EXCAVATION SAFETY VIOLATION AT MANCHESTER, N.H., AIRPORT
  • August 18 - [Trade News Release] - 1999 - 08/18/1999 - OSHA PROPOSES TO CHARGE FEES FOR SERVICES AGENCY PROVIDES TO NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED TESTING LABORATORIES
  • August 17 - [Trade News Release] - 1999 - 08/17/1999 - NACOSH PUBLIC MEETING SET FOR SEPTEMBER IN WASHINGTON
  • August 16 - [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 08/16/1999 - ELMONT, NEW YORK, STUCCO CONTRACTOR CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED SAFETY VIOLATIONS: $68,000 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED
  • August 13 - [Region 9 News Release] - 1999 - 08/13/1999 - GUAM CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTOR CITED FOLLOWING FATAL ACCIDENT
  • August 13 - [Region 9 News Release] - 1999 - 08/13/1999 - GUAM CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTOR CITED FOR REPEATED SAFETY VIOLATIONS Pacific Crown Construction fined $105,000
  • August 13 - [Region 4 News Release] - 1999 - 08/13/1999 - OSHA FINES ATLANTIC MARINE $223,000 FOLLOWING DEATH OF MOBILE WORKER
  • August 13 - [Region 5 News Release] - 1999 - 08/13/1999 - OSHA ISSUES CITATIONS TO DSI CONSTRUCTORS INC., WASHINGTON, PA., FOLLOWING A FATALITY IN GRANITE CITY, ILL.
  • August 12 - [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 08/12/1999 - QUEENS, NEW YORK, DISPLAY-CASE MAKER CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED SAFETY AND HEALTH VIOLATIONS; $132,500 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED
  • August 11 - [Region 10 News Release] - 1999 - 08/11/1999 - NAVY CITED FOR WILLFUL AND SERIOUS CONFINED SPACE ENTRY VIOLATIONS AT NAVAL AIR STATION, WHIDBEY ISLAND IN OAK HARBOR, WASH.
  • August 11 - [National News Release] - 1999 - 08/11/1999 - OSHA CITES PENNSYLVANIA CHEMICAL MANUFACTURER FOR SAFETY AND HEALTH VIOLATIONS; PROPOSES PENALTIES OF MORE THAN $600,000
  • August 11 - [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 08/11/1999 - PASSAIC, NEW JERSEY ASBESTOS REMOVAL FIRM CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL AND OTHER SAFETY AND HEALTH VIOLATIONS: $150,600 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED
  • August 10 - [Region 6 News Release] - 1999 - 08/10/1999 - HELENA LABORATORIES AGREES TO PAY $137,100 OSHA PENALTY FOR BLOODBORNE PATHOGEN VIOLATIONS
  • August 10 - [Region 8 News Release] - 1999 - 08/10/1999 - OSHA FINES WARWICK DENVER CORPORATION IN DENVER $103,500 FOR 11 SAFETY AND HEALTH VIOLATIONS
  • August 09 - [Trade News Release] - 1999 - 08/09/1999 - OSHA CONSTRUCTION ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO MEET SEPTEMBER 2-3
  • August 04 - [Region 9 News Release] - 1999 - 08/04/1999 - GUAM CONSTRUCTION COMPANY FINED $115,000 FOR HAZARDOUS TRENCH PROJECT
  • August 04 - [OSHA Statement] - 1999 - 08/04/1999 - Statement by Secretary of Labor Alexis M. Herman on Education and the Workforce vote to require OSHA to delay publication of its ergonomics standard
  • August 03 - [National News Release] - 1999 - 08/03/1999 - OSHA Cautions Employers and Employees: Be Aware of Heat Stress Symptoms
  • August 02 - [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 08/02/1999 - NEW YORKER HOTEL CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL AND OTHER SAFETY AND HEALTH VIOLATIONS; $238,950 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED