OSHA News Release (Archived)

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Previous Years > December 1999


  • December 27 - [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 12/27/1999 - OSHA CITES CONTRACTOR FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL TRENCHING SAFETY VIOLATION ON EXETER, NEW HAMPSHIRE, WATER MAIN PROJECT; OVER $57,000 IN FINES PROPOSED AGAINST FIORE CONSTRUCTION CO., INC., OF LEOMINSTER, MASS.
  • December 17 - [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 12/17/1999 - OSHA CITES TWO EMPLOYERS FOR ALLEGED SERIOUS VIOLATIONS FOLLOWING FATAL CARBON DIOXIDE OVEREXPOSURE AT BOSTON RESTAURANT; $77,000 IN COMBINED PENALTIES PROPOSED
  • December 16 - [OSHA Statement] - 1999 - 12/16/1999 - Statement by Labor Secretary Alexis M. Herman on 1998 Workplace Injury and Illness Rates
  • December 14 - [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 12/14/1999 - OSHA APPOINTS COMPLIANCE SPECIALIST IN NEW JERSEY TO HELP BUSINESSES MEET SAFETY AND HEALTH STANDARDS
  • December 13 - [Trade News Release] - 1999 - 12/13/1999 - OSHA AND PRIDE OF ST. LOUIS FORM LANDMARK PARTNERSHIP TO IMPROVE SAFETY OF AREA CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
  • December 09 - [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 12/09/1999 - MIDDLE GRANVILLE, NEW YORK, SLATE FIRM CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED FAILURE TO ABATE HEALTH HAZARDS; $45,000 PENALTY PROPOSED
  • December 07 - [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 12/07/1999 - NASSAU, NEW YORK COATING MANUFACTURER CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL AND OTHER HEALTH VIOLATIONS: $114,500 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED
  • December 07 - [Region 4 News Release] - 1999 - 12/07/1999 - OSHA FINES POULTRY PROCESSOR $74,250 FOR SAFETY VIOLATIONS AT PLANTS IN MORTON AND MCCOMB
  • December 06 - [Region 4 News Release] - 1999 - 12/06/1999 - GULFPORT EXPLOSION LEADS TO PENALTIES TOTALING $22,350 FOR SAFETY VIOLATIONS
  • December 06 - [Region 4 News Release] - 1999 - 12/06/1999 - OSHA FINES DUBLIN, GA., COMPANY FOLLOWING WORKER FALL FROM ROCKDALE COUNTY COMMUNICATION TOWER
  • December 02 - [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 12/02/1999 - OSHA CITES TWO NEW HAMPSHIRE CONTRACTORS FOR ALLEGED FALL PROTECTION HAZARDS AT MANCHESTER WORKSITE; NEARLY $40,000 IN FINES PROPOSED
  • December 02 - [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 12/02/1999 - OSHA PROPOSES OVER $66,000 IN PENALTIES AGAINST CLEAN HARBORS ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES, INC., FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL AND SERIOUS VIOLATIONS FOLLOWING EXPLOSION AT NORWALK, CONN., WORKSITE