OSHA News Release (Archived)

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Previous Years > February 2003


  • February 28 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 02/28/2003 - OSHA Small Business Outreach Seminars On Exit Routes, Emergency Action Plans & Fire Prevention Plans
  • February 27 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 02/27/2003 - Annual Safety And Health Forum For Residential Construction
  • February 27 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 02/27/2003 - OSHA, National Arborist Association Form Alliance
  • February 26 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 02/26/2003 - Double Fatal Construction Accident Results in OSHA Citations & Over $27,000 in Proposed Penalties for Brooklyn, NY, Employer
  • February 26 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 02/26/2003 - OSHA MOVES FORWARD WITH NEW CRANE AND DERRICK SAFETY CONSTRUCTION STANDARD
  • February 26 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 02/26/2003 - Oklahoma Metal Products Manufacturer Faces $102,600 in OSHA Fines for Violations of Workplace Safety and Health Standards
  • February 25 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 02/25/2003 - Employee Fall Leads to Over $70,000 in OSHA Fines for Nashua, N.H., Industrial Laundry
  • February 24 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 02/24/2003 - Failure to Correct Workplace Safety Hazards Leads to $80,700 OSHA Fine for Granite City Firm
  • February 24 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 02/24/2003 - OSHA IDENTIFIES WORKPLACES WITH HIGHEST INJURY AND ILLNESS RATES
  • February 20 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 02/20/2003 - Contractor Cited For Trenching Violations At Cobb Parkway Job Site
  • February 20 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 02/20/2003 - OSHA FORMALIZES ALLIANCE WITH THE SEALANT WATERPROOFING AND RESTORATION INSTITUTE
  • February 19 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 02/19/2003 - New and Ongoing Electrical Safety Hazards Bring $82,500 in Additional Fines to Warsaw, N.Y., Nursing Home
  • February 19 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 02/19/2003 - OSHA Announces Safety & Health Partnership on Manhattan Construction Project
  • February 19 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 02/19/2003 - OSHA Fines Gainesville Poultry Plant $50,000 For Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards
  • February 14 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 02/14/2003 - AMERICAN APPAREL AND FOOTWEAR ASSOCIATION FORMS ALLIANCE WITH OSHA
  • February 14 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 02/14/2003 - OSHA Fines St. Mary's, Ga., Paper Plant $258,000 Following Inspection of Fatal Explosion
  • February 10 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 02/10/2003 - OSHA Announces Worker Safety and Health Partnership in Construction of Shopping Complex
  • February 07 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 02/07/2003 - OSHA Finds Major Problems in Accident Leading to Critical Injury of Foundry Worker in Milwaukee
  • February 07 - [Region 10 News Release] - 2003 - 02/07/2003 - OSHA Reminds Employers to Post Injury/Illness Summaries
  • February 07 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2003 - 02/07/2003 - Texas Electrical Company Agrees to Pay OSHA Penalties of $86,800
  • February 06 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 02/06/2003 - OSHA Training Will Help Employers Identify Machine Guarding Hazards
  • February 05 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2003 - 02/05/2003 - Dallas Based Pipeline Firm's Failure to Respect Hazards of Power Lines Leads to OSHA Fines
  • February 05 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 02/05/2003 - OSHA Fines Contractor For Trenching Violations At Venice, Fla., Job Site
  • February 03 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 02/03/2003 - NEW OUTREACH FUNDING FOR SPANISH-SPEAKING WORKERS IS HIGHLIGHT OF OSHA'S FY 2004 BUDGET
  • February 03 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 02/03/2003 - OSHA Cites South Carolina Contractor for Crane Collapses At Maybank Bridge Project; Proposes $66,500 in Penalties
  • February 03 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 02/03/2003 - Safety & Health Hazards Result in $92,000 in Fines Against Rite Aid of New York, Inc., Bronx, N.Y., Store