OSHA News Releases - April 2008 (Archived)
April 1, 2008 to April 30, 2008

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  • April 30 [Region 8 News Release] - 2008 - 04/30/2008 - Department of Labor's OSHA announces alliance with OSHA Training Institute, Rocky Mountain Education Center at Red Rocks Community College
  • April 30 [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 04/30/2008 - OSHA announces new key personnel
  • April 29 [Region 2 News Release] - 2008 - 04/29/2008 - Conklin, N.Y., manufacturer faces additional $75,000 in fines from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for failing to correct machine guarding hazards
  • April 28 [OSHA Statement] - 2008 - 04/28/2008 - Statement by Edwin G. Foulke Jr., assistant secretary of labor for U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA, on Workers Memorial Day 2008
  • April 28 [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 04/28/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, occupational health nurses and state unite to safeguard employees and occupational health professionals in Massachusetts
  • April 28 [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 04/28/2008 - West Warwick, R.I., construction safety demonstration held to help kick off U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA 2008 teen summer job safety campaign
  • April 25 [Region 4 News Release] - 2008 - 04/25/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Lyons, Ga., metal fabricator with four safety violations and nearly $60,000 in proposed penalties
  • April 25 [Region 5 News Release] - 2008 - 04/25/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Marion, Ohio, company for workplace safety and health violations
  • April 25 [Region 6 News Release] - 2008 - 04/25/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Voegele Mechanical Contractors in North Little Rock, Ark., $79,000 for trenching and excavation hazards
  • April 24 [Region 6 News Release] - 2008 - 04/24/2008 - Campaa de seguridad para trabajos de verano de adolescentes realizada en San Antonio como parte de la inauguracin nacional para 2008 de la OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de los EE.UU.
  • April 24 [Region 6 News Release] - 2008 - 04/24/2008 - Teen summer job safety campaign held in San Antonio as part of national U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA kickoff of 2008
  • April 24 [Region 4 News Release] - 2008 - 04/24/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $94,000 in penalties following inspection of construction trench in Atlanta
  • April 24 [Region 5 News Release] - 2008 - 04/24/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews alliance with Lake County Contractors Association
  • April 23 [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 04/23/2008 - OSHA announces informal public hearing on proposed rule on Confined Spaces in Construction
  • April 22 [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 04/22/2008 - OSHA and the Industrial Truck Association renew Alliance to prevent hazards of powered industrial trucks
  • April 22 [Region 8 News Release] - 2008 - 04/22/2008 - Operation Excel/YouthBuild event in St. Louis held as part of national U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA kickoff of 2008 teen summer job safety campaign
  • April 22 [Region 3 News Release] - 2008 - 04/22/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes March-Westin Co. Inc. for workplace safety and health success
  • April 22 [Region 2 News Release] - 2008 - 04/22/2008 - Westchester County, N.Y. contractors face $130,600 in fines after cave-in hazard spotted at public library construction site
  • April 21 [Region 2 News Release] - 2008 - 04/21/2008 - Batavia, N.Y., construction demonstration held as part of kickoff of U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA 2008 teen summer job safety campaign
  • April 21 [Region 6 News Release] - 2008 - 04/21/2008 - DuPont Pontchartrain Chemical Solutions in LaPlace, La., achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health
  • April 21 [Region 9 News Release] - 2008 - 04/21/2008 - OSHA fines Guam construction company $135,400 for safety violations
  • April 21 [Region 10 News Release] - 2008 - 04/21/2008 - Puget Sound Skills Center, Burien, Wash., event held as part of national U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA kickoff of 2008 teen summer job safety campaign
  • April 21 [Region 9 News Release] - 2008 - 04/21/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA kicks off 2008 teen summer job safety campaign at Sacramento Job Corps Center
  • April 21 [National News Release] - 2008 - 04/21/2008 - U.S. Labor Department kicks off youth job safety campaign on TODAY show
  • April 21 [Region 5 News Release] - 2008 - 04/21/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA launches youth job safety campaign in Chicago
  • April 21 [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 04/21/2008 - West Warwick, R.I., construction safety demonstration held to help kick off U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA 2008 teen summer job safety campaign
  • April 18 [Region 2 News Release] - 2008 - 04/18/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches safety and health alliance to protect employees in Union County, N.J.
  • April 18 [Region 2 News Release] - 2008 - 04/18/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA fines 11 contractors more than $135,000 for fall hazards at Walden Galleria Mall construction project in Cheektowaga, N.Y.
  • April 17 [Region 3 News Release] - 2008 - 04/17/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches alliance with Roofing Contractors Association and Roofers' Local #30
  • April 17 [Region 3 News Release] - 2008 - 04/17/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes PPL Martins Creek Power Plant for stellar workplace safety and health
  • April 16 [Region 9 News Release] - 2008 - 04/16/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognizes U.S. Postal Service's Chula Vista Main Office as safety and health 'star'
  • April 15 [Region 6 News Release] - 2008 - 04/15/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Valero Energy Corp. in Port Arthur, Texas, more than $100,000 for alleged safety violations
  • April 14 [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 04/14/2008 - OSHA and the American Foundry Society renew Alliance
  • April 14 [Region 7 News Release] - 2008 - 04/14/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites DCS Sanitation Management Inc. for multiple safety and health violations following electrocution death
  • April 14 [Region 10 News Release] - 2008 - 04/14/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA awards safety and health 'star' to U.S. Postal Service's Spokane Processing & Distribution Center
  • April 14 [Region 4 News Release] - 2008 - 04/14/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA to provide safety and health training for Alabama Gulf Coast construction industry employers
  • April 11 [Region 7 News Release] - 2008 - 04/11/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes General Electric Environmental Services facility in Lee's Summit, Mo., for safety and health excellence
  • April 10 [Region 5 News Release] - 2008 - 04/10/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Wisconsin Builders Association
  • April 09 [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 04/09/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Springfield and Auburn businesses, team up to reduce noise hazards in central and western Massachusetts workplaces
  • April 08 [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 04/08/2008 - Con-Way Freight cited for safety violations by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA following death of forklift operator at Manchester, N.H., depot
  • April 08 [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 04/08/2008 - OSHA Announces Federal Advisory Council Meeting
  • April 08 [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 04/08/2008 - OSHA and the Concrete Sawing and Drilling Association renew Alliance to protect safety and health of construction workers
  • April 08 [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 04/08/2008 - OSHA renews Alliance with the Brick Industry Association
  • April 08 [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 04/08/2008 - OSHA renews Alliance with the National Telecommunications Safety Panel
  • April 08 [OSHA Media Advisory] - 2008 - 04/08/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Haskell Co. and University of South Florida forming construction safety partnership
  • April 08 [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 04/08/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Petra Construction Corp. and CONN-OSHA join to enhance safety on major Guilford, Conn., residential construction project
  • April 07 [Trade News Release] - 2008 - 04/07/2008 - OSHA supports National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • April 07 [Region 6 News Release] - 2008 - 04/07/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews partnership with Texas contractor groups to promote construction safety and health
  • April 03 [Region 5 News Release] - 2008 - 04/03/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Central Ohio Golf Course Superintendents Association
  • April 02 [National News Release] - 2008 - 04/02/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Winter's Architectural Roofing for alleged workplace safety and health violations
  • April 01 [Region 3 News Release] - 2008 - 04/01/2008 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches alliance with Roofing, Heating & Metal Contractors Association to target hazards in roofing industry
  • April 01 [Region 1 News Release] - 2008 - 04/01/2008 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Consigli Construction form safety and health partnership for construction of new Bangor, Maine, courthouse