OSHA News Release (Archived)

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Previous Years > September 2002


  • September 27 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2002 - 09/27/2002 - Atlanta-area Company's Failure to Protect Tree Trimmer from Traffic Hazards Brings $42,000 in Proposed OSHA Penalties
  • September 27 - [National News Release] - 2002 - 09/27/2002 - OSHA AWARDS MORE THAN $11 MILLION IN GRANTS FOR SAFETY AND HEALTH TRAINING PROGRAMS
  • September 27 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2002 - 09/27/2002 - Recognition of Electrical Hazards at Sarasota Job Site Results in New Effective Safety Program
  • September 26 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2002 - 09/26/2002 - Faulty Brakes Factor in Worker's Death; OSHA Proposes Nearly $55,000 in Penalties for Mississippi Construction Companies
  • September 26 - [National News Release] - 2002 - 09/26/2002 - Hispanic Worker Protection Partnership Program Set To Expand - Department of Labor's OSHA to Join Partnership
  • September 26 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 09/26/2002 - OSHA EXTENDS COMMENT PERIOD FOR ERGONOMIC GUIDELINES
  • September 26 - [Comunicado de Prensa] - 2002 - 09/26/2002 - Programa para la protección del trabajador hispano a punto de expansión - Administración de Seguridad y Salud Ocupacional se unira al programa
  • September 26 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2002 - 09/26/2002 - Trench Hazards Bring Delaware Contractor OSHA Citations and Nearly $50,000 In Fines Following Fatal Worksite Accident
  • September 26 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2002 - 09/26/2002 - Trenching Hazards Lead to Nearly $110,000 in Fines against Two Ludlow, Mass., Contractors
  • September 25 - [OSHA Statement] - 2002 - 09/25/2002 - STATEMENT BY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF LABOR JOHN HENSHAW ON 2001 WORKPLACE FATALITIES
  • September 24 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 09/24/2002 - OSHA TO PUBLISH FINAL RULE STREAMLINING PROCESS FOR CHANGING STATE PLANS
  • September 23 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 09/23/2002 - OSHA, AMERICAN BIOLOGICAL SAFETY ASSOCIATION FORM ALLIANCE
  • September 19 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 09/19/2002 - OSHA, SOCIETY OF THE PLASTICS INDUSTRY FORM ALLIANCE
  • September 18 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2002 - 09/18/2002 - Safety & Health Hazards Result in Nearly $124,000 in Fines Against Bronx, N.Y., Solder Manufacturing Company
  • September 18 - [OSHA Statement] - 2002 - 09/18/2002 - Statement by John L. Henshaw Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health
  • September 17 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2002 - 09/17/2002 - Exposing Employees to Safety Hazards Brings Penalties of $313,500 in Fines to Plastics Firm
  • September 17 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2002 - 09/17/2002 - Numerous Scaffolding Hazards Bring Staten Island Company $292,500 In OSHA Fines Fall Protection Special Emphasis Program Prompts Inspections
  • September 17 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 09/17/2002 - OSHA BEGINS ENFORCEMENT UNDER NURSING HOME NATIONAL EMPHASIS PROGRAM National Outreach Efforts Will Continue
  • September 16 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2002 - 09/16/2002 - Worker's Death After Explosion Of Tar Kettle Leads To $7,500 OSHA Fine For Bellefontaine, Ohio, Firm
  • September 12 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2002 - 09/12/2002 - OSHA Unites With Northeast Pennsylvania Organizations To Keep Workers Safe
  • September 11 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2002 - 09/11/2002 - OSHA Recordkeeping To Be Explained At Small Business Seminar for Area Employers
  • September 11 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2002 - 09/11/2002 - OSHA Recordkeeping To Be Explained At Small Business Seminar for D.C. Area Employers
  • September 11 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 09/11/2002 - OSHA TO ISSUE FINAL RULE FOR SIGNS, SIGNALS, AND BARRICADES
  • September 11 - [OSHA Statement] - 2002 - 09/11/2002 - Statement by Assistant Secretary John L. Henshaw
  • September 10 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2002 - 09/10/2002 - OSHA Commits to Reducing Forklift Accidents in the Southeast
  • September 10 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2002 - 09/10/2002 - Safety & Health Hazards Lead to Nearly $106,000 in Fines against Newington, Conn., Pipe Manufacturer
  • September 09 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2002 - 09/09/2002 - OSHA Partners With South Florida AGC
  • September 09 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2002 - 09/09/2002 - Safety Hazards at Rome, N.Y., Telephone Service Provider Lead to $55,500 in Proposed OSHA Fines
  • September 06 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2002 - 09/06/2002 - OSHA Fines Georgia Contractors Nearly $61,000 Following Fatal Accident At Florida Worksite
  • September 06 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2002 - 09/06/2002 - Tulsa Manufacturing Firm's Failure to Implement Safety and Health Standards Brings OSHA Citations, Penalties
  • September 06 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2002 - 09/06/2002 - Workplace Tragedy Leads To Management-Labor Cooperation; Northrop Grumman and Local Unions Vow To Improve Worker Safety
  • September 04 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2002 - 09/04/2002 - OSHA Announces Safety & Health Partnership on Major Manhattan Construction Project
  • September 03 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 09/03/2002 - OSHA ANNOUNCES FEDERAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING
  • September 03 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2002 - 09/03/2002 - OSHA Recognizes Willow Island Plant For Safety And Health Success By Giving Highest Honor