OSHA News Release (Archived)

NOTICE: This is an OSHA Archive Document, and may no longer represent OSHA Policy. It is presented here as historical content, for research and review purposes only. Return to current News Releases.

Previous Years > September 2003


  • September 30 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 09/30/2003 - OSHA, Union, Contractors Form Alliance to Reduce Worker Exposure to Electrical Hazards
  • September 29 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/29/2003 - MACOSH PUBLIC MEETING SET FOR OCT. 15-16 IN WASHINGTON, DC
  • September 26 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/26/2003 - Board of Certified Safety Professionals Aligns with OSHA
  • September 26 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/26/2003 - Stakeholder Meeting on Draft Ergonomics Guidelines for Retail Grocery Stores Rescheduled for Oct. 2
  • September 25 - [National News Release] - 2003 - 09/25/2003 - OSHA Cites Ohio Excavating Firm for Exposing Workers to Trench Hazards, Proposes Penalties of More than $500,000
  • September 25 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 09/25/2003 - Worker's Death at Holbrook, Mass., Manufacturer Leads to $63,000 in Fines for Crushing, Noise, Silica, Other Workplace Safety and Health Hazards
  • September 23 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 09/23/2003 - Lack of Fall Protection, Other Hazards, at Brooklyn Condominium Construction Project Leads to Over $69,000 in Fines for Six Contractors
  • September 23 - [National News Release] - 2003 - 09/23/2003 - OSHA Issues Alert On The Dangers Associated With The Clean Up And Recovery From Hurricane Isabel
  • September 22 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - Durham's Occupational Safety and Health Project Awarded More Than $540,000; U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs
  • September 22 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - Gadsden State Community College Awarded More Than $260,000; U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs
  • September 22 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - Georgia Tech Research Corporation Awarded More Than $159,000; U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs
  • September 22 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - Mobile's Associated Builders & Contractors Awarded More Than $79,000; U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs
  • September 22 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - Nashville Labor Union Awarded More Than $230,000; U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs
  • September 22 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - North Carolina State University Awarded More Than $200,000; North Carolina State University Awarded More Than $200,000
  • September 22 - [National News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs
  • September 22 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Associated General Contractors of America in Alexandria, Va. Receive $233,000
  • September 22 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Auburn University Awarded More Than $150,000
  • September 22 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; College of Southern Maryland in LaPlata Will Receive Almost $100,000
  • September 22 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; High Plains Technology Center #24, Woodland, Okla., Awarded $118,140
  • September 22 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Includes $105,626 to UMass. Lowell Research Foundation
  • September 22 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Includes $124,856 to Retail, Wholesale & Dept. Store Union in NYC
  • September 22 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Includes $166,565 to Arnot Ogden Medical Center in Elmira, N.Y.
  • September 22 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Includes $172,488 to Connecticut Business and Industry Association
  • September 22 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Includes $172,568 to Utility Workers Union in Braintree, Mass.
  • September 22 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Includes $182,955 to University of Maine in Orono
  • September 22 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Includes $323,112 for two grants to Rochester Institute of Technology
  • September 22 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Includes $61,972 to Boston's Labor-Management Construction Safety Alliance
  • September 22 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; NAHB Research Center in Upper Marlboro, Md. Will Receive Over $150,000
  • September 22 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Regents of the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, awarded $194,310
  • September 22 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Rutgers University Will Receive Over $200,000
  • September 22 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Texas Engineering Extension Service, College Station, awarded Two Grants
  • September 22 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; Two Grantees at West Virginia University Receive Almost $300,000
  • September 22 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; University of Texas at San Antonio awarded $197,422
  • September 22 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs; York, Pa. Labor-Management Council Receives $55,000
  • September 22 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 09/22/2003 - University of Kentucky Research Foundation Awarded More Than $88,000; U.S. Labor Department Awards More than $11 Million in Grants for Safety and Health Training Programs
  • September 18 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 09/18/2003 - OSHA Fines Contractor for Trenching Violations at Wisconsin Job Site
  • September 18 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2003 - 09/18/2003 - Trenching Hazards Bring $105,500 in Fines to Williams Brothers Contractors Co. Inc. of Houston, Texas
  • September 16 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/16/2003 - CLUB MANAGERS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA FORMS ALLIANCE WITH OSHA
  • September 16 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 09/16/2003 - OSHA Small Business Outreach Seminars on Machine Guarding
  • September 16 - [Region 8 News Release] - 2003 - 09/16/2003 - OSHA and North Dakota Grain Dealers Form Alliance
  • September 15 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/15/2003 - OSHA PROPOSES TO ADD VERTICAL TANDEM LIFTING OF CONTAINERS TO LONGSHORING STANDARD
  • September 15 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 09/15/2003 - OSHA Partners with Trump Riverside South Construction Project to Promote Worker Safety and Health
  • September 12 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/12/2003 - Crane and Derrick Negotiated Rulemaking Committee to Meet in Washington, Oct. 1-3
  • September 12 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/12/2003 - REVISED eTOOL FOR AIRLINE BAGGAGE HANDLING HELPS WORKERS AVOID INJURY
  • September 10 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/10/2003 - NATIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON ERGONOMICS TO MEET IN VIRGINIA SEPTEMBER 24
  • September 10 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/10/2003 - OSHA Forms Alliance with Abbott Laboratories
  • September 09 - [National News Release] - 2003 - 09/09/2003 - Assistant Labor Secretary John Henshaw Focuses On OSHA's Strategy For The Future For National Safety Congress
  • September 09 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/09/2003 - International Safety Equipment Association Aligns with OSHA
  • September 09 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2003 - 09/09/2003 - OSHA Fines Allen Canning Co. $121,050 For Safety and Health Violations
  • September 09 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 09/09/2003 - OSHA Joins Forces with Local Company and Community Group to Provide Safety and Health Training to Hispanic Workers in Westchester County
  • September 09 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/09/2003 - OSHA TO EXTEND COMMENT PERIOD ON PROPOSED REVISIONS TO RESPIRATORY PROTECTION STANDARD
  • September 08 - [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 09/08/2003 - New VPP Line Up Will Greatly Expand Program Benefits, OSHA Administrator Tells Participant Conference
  • September 05 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 09/05/2003 - Company Agrees to $103,500 Penalty for 24 Health, Safety Violations, OSHA Announces
  • September 05 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 09/05/2003 - Numerous Safety Hazards Lead to $181,400 in OSHA Fines for Elmira, N.Y., Manufacturing Facility
  • September 04 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 09/04/2003 - OSHA Cites Birmingham, Ala., Plant for Unsafe Work Practices That Led to Amputation Accident