OSHA News Releases - October 1999 (Archived)
October 1, 1999 to October 28, 1999

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  • October 28 [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 10/28/1999 - MAMARONECK, NEW YORK, CONSTRUCTION FIRM CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED REPEAT SAFETY VIOLATIONS AT MANHATTAN CONSTRUCTION SITES; $179,500 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED
  • October 27 [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 10/27/1999 - COLONIA, NEW JERSEY PLUMBING AND EXCAVATION COMPANY CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL AND OTHER SAFETY VIOLATIONS FOLLOWING DEATH OF WORKER; $81,000 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED
  • October 27 [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 10/27/1999 - NORTH HAVEN, CONNECTICUT, PRATT & WHITNEY PLANT CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL VIOLATIONS OF WORKPLACE INJURY & ILLNESS RECORDKEEPING REQUIREMENTS; $155,000 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED
  • October 26 [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 10/26/1999 - NEW PROCESS GEAR CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED SAFETY AND HEALTH VIOLATIONS AT SYRACUSE PLANT; $108,829 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED
  • October 26 [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 10/26/1999 - OSHA CITES BOSTON, MASS., EMPLOYER FOR ALLEGED SERIOUS SAFETY VIOLATIONS FOLLOWING WORKER DEATH; $28,800 IN FINES PROPOSED AGAINST UNITED FOODS, INC.
  • October 25 [Trade News Release] - 1999 - 10/25/1999 - OSHA ANNOUNCES MARITIME ADVISORY COMMITTEE OPEN MEETING
  • October 22 [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 10/22/1999 - OSHA CITES EAST BRIDGEWATER, MASS., CONTRACTOR FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL AND SERIOUS SAFETY VIOLATIONS FOLLOWING FATAL AUGUST TRENCH COLLAPSE
  • October 20 [Region 4 News Release] - 1999 - 10/20/1999 - FOAMEX INTERNATIONAL FINED NEARLY $32,000 FOR SAFETY AND HEALTH VIOLATIONS AT VERONA, MISS., PLANT
  • October 20 [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 10/20/1999 - OSHA CITES MASSACHUSETTS CONTRACTOR FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL SAFETY VIOLATIONS FOLLOWING PETERBOROUGH, N.H., ELECTROCUTION
  • October 20 [National News Release] - 1999 - 10/20/1999 - OSHA PROPOSES FINES OF $530,500 AGAINST NEW JERSEY FIRM FOR FAILURE TO ELIMINATE WORKPLACE HAZARDS
  • October 19 [Trade News Release] - 1999 - 10/19/1999 - NEW OSHA INTERACTIVE SOFTWARE PINPOINTS WORKPLACE HAZARDS, REMEDIES
  • October 19 [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 10/19/1999 - OSHA CITES READING, MASSACHUSETTS, CONTRACTOR FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL, REPEAT AND SERIOUS SAFETY VIOLATIONS AT KINGSTON, MASS., EXCAVATION SITES; OVER $45,000 IN FINES PROPOSED
  • October 18 [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 10/18/1999 - OSHA CITES CONTRACTOR AT MERIDEN, CONNECTICUT, CONSTRUCTION SITE FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL, SERIOUS AND REPEAT SAFETY VIOLATIONS INVOLVING INADEQUATE FALL PROTECTION
  • October 14 [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 10/14/1999 - AUBURN, NEW YORK WIRE FACTORY CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED SAFETY VIOLATIONS; $38,700 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED
  • October 14 [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 10/14/1999 - OSHA CITES CONTRACTOR AT CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE, JOBSITES FOR ALLEGED WILLFUL AND SERIOUS SAFETY VIOLATIONS; NEARLY $46,000 IN PENALTIES PROPOSED AGAINST HEITKAMP, INC., OF WATERTOWN, CONN.
  • October 12 [Trade News Release] - 1999 - 10/12/1999 - OSHA REVISES VOLUNTARY PROTECTION PROGRAMS
  • October 08 [Region 9 News Release] - 1999 - 10/08/1999 - OAKLAND UNION AWARDED $141,000 OSHA TRAINING GRANT
  • October 07 [OSHA Statement] - 1999 - 10/07/1999 - A Statement by Secretary of Labor Alexis Herman dated Thursday October 7, 1999.
  • October 07 [Region 4 News Release] - 1999 - 10/07/1999 - OSHA FINES TAMPA ELECTRIC $25,000 FOLLOWING FATAL EXPLOSION
  • October 06 [Trade News Release] - 1999 - 10/06/1999 - 10/6/1999 - OSHA SAYS IT WON'T ROUTINELY REQUEST EMPLOYERS' VOLUNTARY SELF-AUDITS OF WORKPLACE SAFETY AND HEALTH - OSHA Trade News Release
  • October 06 [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 10/06/1999 - JOINT INVESTIGATIVE REPORT ON JAHN FOUNDRY EXPLOSION RELEASED
  • October 06 [Region 5 News Release] - 1999 - 10/06/1999 - OSHA CITES PRAEFKE BRAKE & SUPPLY CORP., WEST BEND, FOR VIOLATIONS INVOLVING WORKER EXPOSURE TO ASBESTOS
  • October 05 [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 10/05/1999 - BIG DIG CONTRACTOR CITED BY OSHA FOR ALLEGED WORKPLACE SAFETY VIOLATION IN FATAL FALL OF WORKER
  • October 05 [Trade News Release] - 1999 - 10/05/1999 - FEDERAL AGENCIES TO SPONSOR MEETING ON WORKING CONDITIONS AND QUALITY OF CARE
  • October 01 [Region 2 News Release] - 1999 - 10/01/1999 - OSHA AWARDS MORE THAN $4 MILLION IN GRANTS TO PROVIDE SAFETY AND HEALTH TRAINING FOR 50,000 WORKERS AND MANAGERS
  • October 01 [Region 1 News Release] - 1999 - 10/01/1999 - OSHA AWARDS MORE THAN $4 MILLION IN GRANTS TO PROVIDE SAFETY AND HEALTH TRAINING FOR 50,000 WORKERS AND MANAGERS