OSHA News Release (Archived)

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Previous Years > November 2007


  • November 30 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2007 - 11/30/2007 - Bath Iron Works faces $441,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for willful, repeat and serious safety violations
  • November 30 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 11/30/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $120,000 in penalties against four contractors at Palm Coast, Fla.'s City Walk construction site
  • November 30 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 11/30/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $51,000 in penalties against southwest Georgia concrete products manufacturer
  • November 29 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2007 - 11/29/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with Chicago roofers to protect thousands in construction industry
  • November 29 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2007 - 11/29/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than $116,000 in fines against Smithfield, R.I., contractor for cave-in hazards at three Ocean State worksites
  • November 28 - [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 11/28/2007 - OSHA Issues Confined Spaces in Construction Proposed Rule
  • November 28 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 11/28/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA continues safety and health alliance with American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter
  • November 28 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2007 - 11/28/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA stresses importance of employee safeguards during recovery and cleanup operations after Manhattan steam explosion
  • November 27 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2007 - 11/27/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership to protect construction employees at Hoffmann-La Roche Building
  • November 26 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2007 - 11/26/2007 - Cave-in hazard at Nantucket, Mass., jobsite leads to $34,200 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for Cape Cod contractor
  • November 26 - [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 11/26/2007 - OSHA and Crane, Hoist and Monorail Groups Renew Alliance
  • November 26 - [Region 8 News Release] - 2007 - 11/26/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Holder Construction enter safety and health partnership for downtown Denver office building project
  • November 26 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2007 - 11/26/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA to take part in safety and health partnership to protect Castleton-on-the-Hudson Bridge Project employees
  • November 20 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2007 - 11/20/2007 - Cave-in hazard at Sandwich, Mass., jobsite leads to $46,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for New York contractor
  • November 20 - [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 11/20/2007 - OSHA Announces New Alliance with the National Chicken Council and National Turkey Federation
  • November 20 - [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 11/20/2007 - OSHA's New Publications Web Page Responds to Audience Needs
  • November 16 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2007 - 11/16/2007 - Entergy Michoud Steam Electric Station in New Orleans achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • November 16 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2007 - 11/16/2007 - Entergy Operations Lockport Center in Louisiana achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health management
  • November 16 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 11/16/2007 - U.S. Department of Labors OSHA recognizes Allegheny Energys Harrison Power Station for workplace safety and health success
  • November 15 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2007 - 11/15/2007 - Entergy Ninemile Point Steam Electric Station in Westwego, La., achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health
  • November 15 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 11/15/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes nearly $220,000 in penalties against Jackson, Ga., tire recycler following fatality at plant
  • November 15 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 11/15/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Merck Research Laboratories-Wayne for workplace safety and health success
  • November 15 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2007 - 11/15/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Queens, N.Y., contractor for cave-in hazard at Bronx, N.Y., jobsite
  • November 15 - [National News Release] - 2007 - 11/15/2007 - U.S. Labor Secretary Elaine L. Chao announces new membership of OSHA advisory committee
  • November 14 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2007 - 11/14/2007 - Bow, N.H., contractor faces $61,600 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for cave-in hazard at Newport, N.H., jobsite
  • November 14 - [National News Release] - 2007 - 11/14/2007 - OSHA announces employer-paid personal protective equipment final rule
  • November 14 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 11/14/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $45,000 in penalties against Littleville, Ala., lumber mill following fatality
  • November 14 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 11/14/2007 - U.S. Department of Labors OSHA forms partnership with McCarthy Building Cos. Inc. and Georgia Tech OSHA Consultation Program
  • November 13 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 11/13/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes GE Bridgeville Glass Plant for workplace safety and health success
  • November 13 - [Region 7 News Release] - 2007 - 11/13/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Johns Manville in McPherson, Kan., for safety and health excellence
  • November 13 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2007 - 11/13/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Georgia contractor after fatal fall at Niagara Falls, N.Y., construction site
  • November 09 - [OSHA Statement] - 2007 - 11/09/2007 - Statement by U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao on 2006 Occupational Injuries and Illnesses with Days Away from Work
  • November 08 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2007 - 11/08/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Elmira, N.Y., manufacturing plant for 30 alleged serious safety and health violations
  • November 07 - [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 11/07/2007 - OSHA schedules Maritime Advisory Committee meeting
  • November 07 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 11/07/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Washington Penn Plastic Co. Inc. for workplace safety and health success
  • November 07 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 11/07/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA fines Lawrence, Pa., company $127,200 for machine guarding and other workplace hazards
  • November 06 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2007 - 11/06/2007 - West Seneca, N.Y., contractor faces more than $51,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for cave-in hazard at Clarence, N.Y., jobsite
  • November 05 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2007 - 11/05/2007 - Avon, Mass., contractor faces $52,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for cave-in hazard on Revere Beach Boulevard
  • November 05 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 11/05/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches alliance with Graphic Arts Association
  • November 02 - [Region 6 News Release] - 2007 - 11/02/2007 - ConocoPhillips Co. in Aguilares, Texas, achieves U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognition for excellence in safety and health
  • November 02 - [Region 7 News Release] - 2007 - 11/02/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites C&A Metal Finishing Co. with proposed penalties exceeding $108,000 following workplace fatality
  • November 01 - [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 11/01/2007 - OSHA Renews Alliance with the American Forest & Paper Association and the Pulp and Paper Safety Association
  • November 01 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 11/01/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $136,200 in fines against Monroe, Ga.-based Gary's Grading following accident at McDonough, Ga., site
  • November 01 - [Region 7 News Release] - 2007 - 11/01/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Lozier Corp. in Joplin, Mo., for safety and health excellence