OSHA News Releases - May 2003 (Archived)
May 1, 2003 to May 30, 2003

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  • May 30 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/30/2003 - OSHA SEEKING PROPOSALS FOR $7.8 MILLION IN SAFETY AND HEALTH TRAINING GRANTS
  • May 30 [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 05/30/2003 - OSHA, U.S. Coast Guard, Form Alliance to Promote Worker Safety and Health at Maritime Worksites in Southeastern Mass. & Rhode Island
  • May 29 [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 05/29/2003 - OSHA Announces Worker Safety and Health Partnership in Renovation of Camp Randall
  • May 29 [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 05/29/2003 - OSHA, Construction Exchange of Buffalo & WNY, Inc. Form Alliance
  • May 27 [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 05/27/2003 - Continued Failure to Protect Roofers from Injury Leads to $141,000 Fine for Lawrenceville, Georgia Firm
  • May 27 [National News Release] - 2003 - 05/27/2003 - OSHA Publishes Interim Final Rule on Whistleblower Procedures under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002
  • May 27 [Region 3 News Release] - 2003 - 05/27/2003 - OSHA, Alliance Environmental Systems, Inc. and PA/OSHA Consultation Program Seek to Protect Employees From Workplace Hazards Through A New Alliance
  • May 23 [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 05/23/2003 - OSHA, Rochester Business Alliance, Form Alliance
  • May 22 [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 05/22/2003 - Failure to Develop Procedures for Confined Space Entry Leads to $146,000 Fine for Menomonie, Wis. Employer
  • May 22 [Region 8 News Release] - 2003 - 05/22/2003 - OSHA Cites Keystone Ski Resort For Violations Of Workplace Safety Standards
  • May 19 [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 05/19/2003 - OSHA Cites West Palm Beach Masonry Firm For Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards
  • May 19 [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 05/19/2003 - OSHA Small Business Outreach Seminars On Hazard Communication To Be Offered In June At Six Upstate New York Locations
  • May 16 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/16/2003 - OSHA UNVEILS SAFETY AND HEALTH TOPICS PAGE FOR PLASTICS INDUSTRY
  • May 16 [Region 2 News Release] - 2003 - 05/16/2003 - OSHA, Lehigh Construction Group Inc., Form Alliance to Train and Educate Western NY's Future Construction Workers
  • May 15 [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 05/15/2003 - Downstate Firms Honored by OSHA For Innovative Workplace Safety And Health Practices
  • May 15 [Region 7 News Release] - 2003 - 05/15/2003 - Mason Contractors' Association, Eastern Laborers' District Council and OSHA Sign Landmark Partnership Agreement
  • May 14 [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 05/14/2003 - Labor Department Welcomes Manhattan, Ill. Generating Facility into Prestigious Safety Program
  • May 14 [Region 5 News Release] - 2003 - 05/14/2003 - OSHA Announces Worker Safety and Health Partnership in Construction of Barron County Courthouse Project
  • May 14 [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 05/14/2003 - OSHA Cites Two Contractors for Lack of Fall Protection at Panama City Hathaway Bridge Project
  • May 13 [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 05/13/2003 - OSHA Cites Jackson County Poultry Processing Plant
  • May 12 [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 05/12/2003 - Failure to Protect Workers against Traffic Hazards Leads to $49,000 in OSHA Penalties for Peabody, Mass., Contractor
  • May 12 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/12/2003 - OSHA's 2003-2008 Strategic Management Plan Goals: 15% Drop in Fatality Rates, 20% Drop in Injury and Illness Rates by 2008
  • May 12 [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 05/12/2003 - OSHA, Northrop Grumman Ship Systems, Inc., and its Unions form Safety and Health Alliance
  • May 09 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/09/2003 - OSHA Assistant Secretary Speaks at American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Expo
  • May 09 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/09/2003 - OSHA Provides Information on SARS for Employers, Employees
  • May 09 [Region 6 News Release] - 2003 - 05/09/2003 - Potential Trenching Hazards Bring $99,400 in Fines to Coushatta Empire Inc. in Oakdale, La.
  • May 08 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/08/2003 - Air Conditioning Contractors of America Align with OSHA
  • May 08 [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 05/08/2003 - OSHA Cites Portsmouth, N.H. Contractor, Proposes $57,100 in Fines, after Worker Fall at Wentworth By The Sea Construction Site
  • May 08 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/08/2003 - OSHA Invites Comments on Draft Ergonomics Guidelines For Retail Grocery Stores
  • May 08 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/08/2003 - OSHA forms Alliance with National Association of Home Builders
  • May 07 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/07/2003 - OSHA RECEIVES FIRST SET OF WORK PLANS FROM NATIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON ERGONOMICS
  • May 07 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/07/2003 - OSHA, AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH NURSES, INC. FORM ALLIANCE
  • May 07 [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 05/07/2003 - Protecting Connecticut Hospital Workers' Safety and Health is Focus of Free OSHA/Yale Outreach Session May 23rd in New Haven
  • May 06 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/06/2003 - ACCSH PUBLIC MEETING SCHEDULED FOR MAY 22-23 IN WASHINGTON
  • May 06 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/06/2003 - OSHA Reopens Manhattan Area Office
  • May 05 [Region 1 News Release] - 2003 - 05/05/2003 - Nearly $127,000 in Fines Proposed against Three Contractors for Fall, Cave-in, and Other Safety Hazards at Shirley, Mass. Jobsite
  • May 05 [Region 4 News Release] - 2003 - 05/05/2003 - OSHA Cites Georgia Contractor for Exposing Workers to Trenching Hazards
  • May 01 [Trade News Release] - 2003 - 05/01/2003 - OSHA Announces Limited Reopening on Two General Industry Rulemaking Records