OSHA News Release (Archived)

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Previous Years > December 2008


  • December 30 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2008 - 12/30/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Montgomeryville, Pa., company for workplace safety and health
  • December 29 - [Region 7 News Release] - 2008 - 12/29/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Wichita Area Technical College form safety alliance
  • December 23 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2008 - 12/23/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites ConocoPhillips Co. for workplace safety and health violations
  • December 23 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2008 - 12/23/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes PPL's West Region facility for continued workplace safety and health success
  • December 22 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2008 - 12/22/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites American Bridge following fatality at Tennessee River bridge construction site
  • December 22 - [Region 7 News Release] - 2008 - 12/22/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms 2 safety alliances with Nebraska Department of Education
  • December 22 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2008 - 12/22/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Electrical Contractors' Association and the Construction Safety Council of Greater Chicago
  • December 22 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2008 - 12/22/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes GE Oil and Gas facility for workplace safety and health success
  • December 19 - [National News Release] - 2008 - 12/19/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA highlights another successful enforcement year in FY 2008
  • December 18 - [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 12/18/2008 - OSHA announces final rule on Vertical Tandem Lifts
  • December 18 - [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 12/18/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor, Cintas settle pending federal OSHA cases
  • December 17 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2008 - 12/17/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Manchester, N.Y., contractor for fall hazards at former Dulski Building in downtown Buffalo, N.Y.
  • December 16 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 12/16/2008 - New partnership to provide training to contractors and enhance safety during construction of new Warwick Intermodal Station
  • December 15 - [Region 5 News Release] - 2008 - 12/15/2008 - OSHA renews alliance with Columbus, Ohio-area utility safety organization to heighten worker protection
  • December 15 - [Region 10 News Release] - 2008 - 12/15/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA awards safety and health star to Parsons Technical Support Service in Renton, Wash.
  • December 15 - [Region 3 News Release] - 2008 - 12/15/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Sunoco Inc. for workplace safety and health hazards
  • December 12 - [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 12/12/2008 - OSHA and Independent Electrical Contractors, Inc. renew alliance which developed resources on the agency's electrical standard
  • December 12 - [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 12/12/2008 - OSHA issues final rule on clarifying employers' duty to provide personal protective equipment and train each employee
  • December 10 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 12/10/2008 - New Hampshire college and university employees to benefit from new U.S. Labor Department OSHA safety and health alliance
  • December 10 - [Region 4 News Release] - 2008 - 12/10/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Barton Malow Construction and Georgia Tech form safety partnership for new Gwinnett Braves Stadium construction
  • December 09 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 12/09/2008 - Smithfield, R.I., contractor faces $216,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for cave-in and other hazards at North Kingstown, R.I., worksite
  • December 09 - [Region 2 News Release] - 2008 - 12/09/2008 - Tonawanda, N.Y., manufacturer faces additional $169,500 in penalties from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for uncorrected hazards
  • December 02 - [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 12/02/2008 - OSHA extends comment period for proposed rule on cranes and derricks
  • December 02 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 12/02/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Rhode Island construction community to enhance 'SAFER' working conditions
  • December 01 - [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 12/01/2008 - Brooklyn, N.Y., developer faces more than $48,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for hazards at New Haven, Conn., asbestos removal worksite