OSHA News Release (Archived)

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Previous Years > October 2002


  • October 30 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2002 - 10/30/2002 - OSHA Aims To Ensure Workers Are Safe On Construction Of New Phillies Ballpark
  • October 30 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 10/30/2002 - OSHA REQUESTS COMMENTS ON PROPOSED IMPROVEMENTS TO TWENTY-THREE HEALTH STANDARDS
  • October 30 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2002 - 10/30/2002 - Safety Hazards At Florida Grain Silo Bring $161,000 OSHA Fine
  • October 30 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2002 - 10/30/2002 - Safety Hazards Result in OSHA Citations for Albany Area Employer
  • October 30 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2002 - 10/30/2002 - Western New York Worker Safety Organization Honored By U. S. Department Of Labor
  • October 28 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2002 - 10/28/2002 - Explosion at Manhattan Facility Leads to Multiple Safety & Health Inspections Revealing Numerous Hazards at Three Sign Manufacturers OSHA Fines total over $115,000
  • October 28 - [National News Release] - 2002 - 10/28/2002 - OSHA: Trinational Occupational Safety And Health Group Meets In San Diego
  • October 25 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2002 - 10/25/2002 - OSHA Signs Partnership with Illinois Small Business Development Center Network Goal to Promote Safe and Healthful Workplaces
  • October 24 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2002 - 10/24/2002 - OSHA Training for Central New England Nursing/Personal Care Facilities to be Held in Nashua, N.H. -- November 14
  • October 24 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 10/24/2002 - OSHA, AMERICAN MEAT INSTITUTE FORM ALLIANCE
  • October 22 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2002 - 10/22/2002 - OSHA Signs Partnership with Residential Construction Employers Council To Promote Safe And Healthful Workplaces
  • October 22 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 10/22/2002 - Safety & Health Hazards Result in OSHA Penalties for Two Silver Bay, New York, Boat Shops
  • October 21 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2002 - 10/21/2002 - Swissvale, Pa. Company Faces $101,500 In OSHA Fines For Repeated Employee Exposure To Worksite Hazards
  • October 17 - [Region 8 News Release] - 2002 - 10/17/2002 - OSHA Awards University of North Dakota-Grand Forks $95,576 Grant For Safety And Health Training Program
  • October 16 - [Region 8 News Release] - 2002 - 10/16/2002 - Trenching Hazards Lead to $63,500 in Fines Against Broomfield, Colo. Contractor
  • October 11 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2002 - 10/11/2002 - OSHA Announces Safety & Health Partnership at Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) Construction Project
  • October 10 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2002 - 10/10/2002 - Lead Hazards at Tampa Job Site Bring $65,500 in OSHA Penalties
  • October 10 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 10/10/2002 - OSHA, AMERICAN INDUSTRIAL HYGIENE ASSOCIATION FORM ALLIANCE
  • October 10 - [OSHA Statement] - 2002 - 10/10/2002 - Statement by U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao on Indictment of President of Tri-State Scaffolding in New York
  • October 09 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2002 - 10/09/2002 - Free OSHA Outreach Seminar on Powered Industrial Truck Local Emphasis Program to be Held in Haverhill, Mass. - November 19
  • October 08 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2002 - 10/08/2002 - Mass. Contractor's Repeated Failure to Protect Workers Against Cave-ins Leads to $248,000 in Fines
  • October 08 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2002 - 10/08/2002 - Meat Packing Company Fined for Exposing Workers to Hazardous Chemicals, Dangerous Working Conditions
  • October 08 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2002 - 10/08/2002 - OSHA, IMC FORM ALLIANCE Goal to Promote Safe and Healthful Workplaces among Member Companies in Rochester, NY, Region
  • October 07 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2002 - 10/07/2002 - OSHA, Rhode Island AGC, And Building Trades Partner for Increased Safety and Health at Ocean State Construction Sites
  • October 07 - [Comunicado de Prensa] - 2002 - 10/07/2002 - OSHA: ¡Listos para ayudarle!
  • October 07 - [National News Release] - 2002 - 10/07/2002 - OSHA: ¡Listos para ayudarle!
  • October 04 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2002 - 10/04/2002 - Trenching and Excavation Hazards Bring $56,000 in Fines to Rodman Underground Inc., Frisco, Texas
  • October 03 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2002 - 10/03/2002 - Confined Space Fatality Brings Nearly $69,000 In OSHA Fines For Bradenton, Fla. Firm
  • October 03 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2002 - 10/03/2002 - Failure To Ground Power Lines Contributes To Worker Death - L.E. Myers Company Enters Safety and Health Agreement With OSHA
  • October 03 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 10/03/2002 - OSHA, CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA FORM ALLIANCE
  • October 03 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 10/03/2002 - SCHEDULE OF OSHA EVENTS AT THE NATIONAL SAFETY CONGRESS OCTOBER 7-11, 2002
  • October 02 - [Trade News Release] - 2002 - 10/02/2002 - GREIF BROS. CORPORATION AGREES TO CORPORATE-WIDE SETTLEMENT ON PLANT SAFETY ISSUES
  • October 01 - [Region 10 News Release] - 2002 - 10/01/2002 - OSHA Awards Grants in Olympia and Vancouver, Wash., For Safety And Health Training Programs
  • October 01 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2002 - 10/01/2002 - OSHA Training for Central New England Nursing/Personal Care Facilities to be Held in Concord, N.H. -- Oct. 31