OSHA News Releases - September 2007 (Archived)
September 4, 2007 to September 28, 2007

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  • September 28 [National News Release] - 2007 - 09/28/2007 - U.S. Labor Department awards $10.1 million for safety and health training grants
  • September 27 [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 09/27/2007 - OSHA issues guidance on the selection and use of slings for handling and moving materials
  • September 27 [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 09/27/2007 - OSHA lookback review concludes Lead in Construction Standard is still needed
  • September 27 [Region 7 News Release] - 2007 - 09/27/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes U.S. Postal Service's Shawnee Mission Main Post Office for safety and health excellence
  • September 26 [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 09/26/2007 - OSHA Announces New Alliance with the National Construction Safety Executives
  • September 26 [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 09/26/2007 - OSHA Seeks Input from Stakeholders on Diacetyl and Food Flavorings Containing Diacetyl
  • September 26 [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 09/26/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $129,500 penalty against utility contractor for seven safety violations at Rome, Ga., trenching site
  • September 26 [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 09/26/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes New Stanton, Pa., company for workplace safety and health success
  • September 26 [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 09/26/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Sherwin-Williams for workplace safety and health success
  • September 25 [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 09/25/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Williamsport, Pa., company for workplace safety and health success
  • September 24 [National News Release] - 2007 - 09/24/2007 - OSHA announces three actions to protect workers exposed to butter flavorings
  • September 24 [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 09/24/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Greenville, Pa., company more than $155,000 for workplace safety and health violations
  • September 24 [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 09/24/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $58,800 in fines against Gainesville, Ga.-based Dutton Grading for safety violations at Atlanta site
  • September 24 [Region 6 News Release] - 2007 - 09/24/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Shreveport, La.-based refinery $122,400 for safety and health violations
  • September 24 [Region 5 News Release] - 2007 - 09/24/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Wisconsin bridge builder for violating federal lead exposure standards
  • September 21 [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 09/21/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Bainbridge, Pa., company for workplace safety and health success
  • September 21 [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 09/21/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Rohm and Haas Powder Coatings Research and Development Center for workplace safety and health success
  • September 20 [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 09/20/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $50,000 in penalties against Carrollton, Ga., wood pallet manufacturer
  • September 20 [Region 6 News Release] - 2007 - 09/20/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA fines four construction companies more than $119,000 following fatality at Dallas worksite
  • September 19 [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 09/19/2007 - OSHA Announces New National Alliance with Lamar Outdoor Advertising
  • September 19 [Region 2 News Release] - 2007 - 09/19/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Perth Amboy manufacturer $121,600 for workplace safety and health violations
  • September 19 [Region 1 News Release] - 2007 - 09/19/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms partnership to enhance worker safety and health during Cranston Street Armory Project
  • September 19 [Region 1 News Release] - 2007 - 09/19/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA teams with The United Illuminating Company and Black & Veatch Energy on the Middletown-Norwalk Project
  • September 18 [Region 1 News Release] - 2007 - 09/18/2007 - Colt Defense and Colt's Manufacturing face $223,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for hazards at West Hartford, Conn., plant
  • September 17 [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 09/17/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with U.S. Forest Service to protect Allegheny National Forest employees
  • September 12 [Region 6 News Release] - 2007 - 09/12/2007 - Calpine Hidalgo Energy Center achieves recognition for safety and health excellence from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • September 12 [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 09/12/2007 - OSHA announces release of new Thermoforming module
  • September 12 [Region 2 News Release] - 2007 - 09/12/2007 - Sodus, N.Y., cold storage warehouse faces more than $40,000 in fines from U.S. Labor Department’s OSHA following worker injury
  • September 12 [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 09/12/2007 - Universal Stainless & Alloy Products in Bridgeville, Pa., fined more than $126,000 for workplace safety and health hazards
  • September 11 [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 09/11/2007 - OSHA Issues Draft Ergonomics Guidelines on Preventing Musculoskeletal Injuries in Shipyards
  • September 11 [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 09/11/2007 - OSHA solicits public input on comprehensive emergency response standard
  • September 10 [Region 10 News Release] - 2007 - 09/10/2007 - IMCO Recycling of Idaho earns U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA ‘SHARP’ status for exemplary workplace safety and health
  • September 10 [Region 3 News Release] - 2007 - 09/10/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA cites Reithoffer Shows for workplace safety and health hazards at Philadelphia and Bensalem, Pa., carnivals
  • September 10 [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 09/10/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA proposes $55,000 in penalties against Conyers, Ga.-based Rockdale Pipeline Inc. for trenching violations
  • September 10 [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 09/10/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA proposes $83,700 in fines against Callaway Contracting Inc. after trenching fatality in Seminole, Fla.
  • September 10 [Region 5 News Release] - 2007 - 09/10/2007 - U.S. Labor Department’s OSHA announces workplace safety violations at Six Flags Great America
  • September 07 [Region 2 News Release] - 2007 - 09/07/2007 - La Administración de Seguridad y Salud Ocupacional (OSHA) del Departamento del Trabajo de E. U. invita a los integrantes de alianzas y acuerdos de asociación a una reunión el día 13 de septiembre para promover lugares de trabajo seguros y salubres
  • September 07 [Region 2 News Release] - 2007 - 09/07/2007 - U.S. Labor Department’s OSHA invites Puerto Rico alliance partners to September 13 meeting on promoting safe and healthful workplaces
  • September 06 [Trade News Release] - 2007 - 09/06/2007 - OSHA announces Notice of Informal Public Hearing
  • September 06 [Region 7 News Release] - 2007 - 09/06/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $155,000 in fines against Midwest Farm Service Inc. following trenching fatality at Scottsbluff, Neb., worksite
  • September 06 [Region 6 News Release] - 2007 - 09/06/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes International Paper's xpedx for safety and health achievement
  • September 06 [Region 7 News Release] - 2007 - 09/06/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to recognize Nucor Steel Corp. for safety and health excellence
  • September 06 [Region 1 News Release] - 2007 - 09/06/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA invites Rhode Island small and mid-size businesses to safety and health workshop in Newport on September 10
  • September 05 [Region 6 News Release] - 2007 - 09/05/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes CFAN Co. in San Marcos, Texas, for safety and health management
  • September 05 [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 09/05/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $76,500 in fines against Vidalia, Ga., manufacturer for willful and serious safety violations
  • September 04 [Region 4 News Release] - 2007 - 09/04/2007 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $67,000 in penalties against Miami window manufacturer
  • September 04 [Region 5 News Release] - 2007 - 09/04/2007 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Milwaukee oven manufacturer for workplace safety and health violations