OSHA News Releases - Region 10
May 26, 2009 to January 15, 2014

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2014
  • January 15 [Region 10 News Release] - 2014 - 01/15/2014 - 17 safety and health violations identified at Veterans Affairs medical facility in Southern Oregon by US Labor Department's OSHA
  • January 02 [Region 10 News Release] - 2014 - 01/02/2014 - OSHA orders trucking company to stop retaliating against drivers
2013
  • October 29 [Region 10 News Release] - 2013 - 10/29/2013 - US Labor Department seeks more than $300,000 for Idaho whistleblower
  • August 30 [Region 10 News Release] - 2013 - 08/30/2013 - La OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de EE.UU. forma alianza con consulado de Mexico en Boise, Idaho, para promover derechos laborales
  • August 30 [Region 10 News Release] - 2013 - 08/30/2013 - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with the consulate general of Mexico in Boise, Idaho, to promote workers' rights
  • August 30 [Region 10 News Release] - 2013 - 08/30/2013 - La OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de EE.UU. forma alianza en Seattle con Consulado General de Mexico para promover derechos del trabajador
  • August 30 [Region 10 News Release] - 2013 - 08/30/2013 - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance in Seattle with consulate general of Mexico to promote workers' rights
  • August 28 [Region 10 News Release] - 2013 - 08/28/2013 - La OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de EE.UU. forja alianza en Seattle con Consulado General de El Salvador para promover derechos laborales
  • August 28 [Region 10 News Release] - 2013 - 08/28/2013 - US Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance in Seattle with consulate general of El Salvador to promote workers' rights
  • June 10 [Region 10 News Release] - 2013 - 06/10/2013 - Crane safety is focus of OSHA emphasis program in the Northwest
  • June 06 [Region 10 News Release] - 2013 - 06/06/2013 - Safe operation of powered industrial trucks is focus of OSHA's new local emphasis program in Idaho
  • February 28 [Region 10 News Release] - 2013 - 02/28/2013 - Union Pacific Railroad ordered by US Labor Department to pay more than $309,000 for violating the Federal Railroad Safety Act
2012
  • July 18 [Region 10 News Release] - 2012 - 07/18/2012 - US Labor Department's OSHA cites Idaho group home and adult day care operator for inadequate workplace violence safeguards at Pocatello facility
  • June 07 [Region 10 News Release] - 2012 - 06/07/2012 - US Labor Department's OSHA orders reinstatement of whistleblower
  • May 30 [Region 10 News Release] - 2012 - 05/30/2012 - J.R. Simplot Co. site in Soda Springs, Idaho, earns renewal 'star' for safety and health from US Department of Labor's OSHA
  • March 15 [Region 10 News Release] - 2012 - 03/15/2012 - US Department of Labor finds Union Pacific Railroad in violation of Federal Railroad Safety Act for retaliating against whistleblower in Idaho
  • February 27 [Region 10 News Release] - 2012 - 02/27/2012 - US Department of Labor sues US Postal Service for violating whistleblower protections
2011
  • December 27 [Region 10 News Release] - 2011 - 12/27/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites The Davey Tree Surgery Co. for safety violations after worker fatality at Idaho City, Idaho, job site
  • December 20 [Region 10 News Release] - 2011 - 12/20/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA orders Neb.-based Union Pacific Railroad Co. to reinstate, pay more than $300,000 to terminated whistleblower employee in Idaho
  • October 20 [Region 10 News Release] - 2011 - 10/20/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Bristol Design Build Services at Joint Base Lewis-McChord as workplace safety and health 'star'
  • August 29 [Region 10 News Release] - 2011 - 08/29/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Bechtel National Inc. at Ft. Greely, Alaska, as workplace safety and health 'star'
  • August 18 [Region 10 News Release] - 2011 - 08/18/2011 - US Labor Department's OSHA orders Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway in Seattle to pay more than $300,000 to suspended whistleblower employee
  • May 23 [Region 10 News Release] - 2011 - 05/23/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA certifies Naval Facilities Engineering Command Northwest as VPP 'star' for workplace safety and health
  • April 19 [Region 10 News Release] - 2011 - 04/19/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Davisco Foods International for safety violations at Jerome Cheese Co. in Jerome, Idaho
  • March 28 [Region 10 News Release] - 2011 - 03/28/2011 - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites CTI-SSI Food Services of Wilder, Idaho, for safety violations; fines total $132,000
2010
  • September 15 [Region 10 News Release] - 2010 - 09/15/2010 - Bristol Design Build LLC in Fort Lewis, Wash., receives US Department of Labor's OSHA safety recognition award
  • September 01 [Region 10 News Release] - 2010 - 09/01/2010 - Union Pacific Railroad Co. in Eugene, Ore., ordered to pay back wages and damages to foreman terminated in violation of whistleblower law
  • August 12 [Region 10 News Release] - 2010 - 08/12/2010 - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites AmeriCold Logistics with $189,000 in fines for serious safety violations at Burley, Idaho, facility
  • August 03 [Region 10 News Release] - 2010 - 08/03/2010 - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Cannon Builders with nearly $128,000 in proposed penalties for endangering workers at Hansen, Idaho, worksite
  • June 01 [Region 10 News Release] - 2010 - 06/01/2010 - US Bank in Seattle ordered to pay back wages, reinstate former manager terminated in violation of Sarbanes-Oxley Act whistleblower provisions
  • April 14 [Region 10 News Release] - 2010 - 04/14/2010 - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites AmeriCold Logistics LLC for alleged safety violations at Nampa, Idaho, facility
  • March 23 [Region 10 News Release] - 2010 - 03/23/2010 - US Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mechanical Contractors Association and United pipefitters association
  • March 09 [Region 10 News Release] - 2010 - 03/09/2010 - US Department of Labor's OSHA cites Bowman's Inc. following trenching fatality at Pocatello, Idaho, worksite
2009
  • September 29 [Region 10 News Release] - 2009 - 09/29/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than $87,000 in fines for violations at Seward Ship's Drydock, Inc., in Seward, Alaska
  • September 03 [Region 10 News Release] - 2009 - 09/03/2009 - Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility in Bremerton, Wash., receives OSHA's highest safety recognition
  • August 03 [Region 10 News Release] - 2009 - 08/03/2009 - U.S. Postal Service's Evergreen Detached Carrier Unit in Hillsboro, Ore., receives OSHA's highest safety recognition award
  • July 13 [Region 10 News Release] - 2009 - 07/13/2009 - CORRECTED - U.S. Department of Labor files lawsuit against U.S. Postal Service to obtain reinstatement, back pay and damages for fired whistleblower
  • June 17 [Region 10 News Release] - 2009 - 06/17/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA renews safety and health star for U.S. Postal Service's Boise Processing & Distribution Center
  • June 17 [Region 10 News Release] - 2009 - 06/17/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA renews safety and health star for Tessenderlo Kerley Inc. in Burley, Idaho
  • June 16 [Region 10 News Release] - 2009 - 06/16/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA awards safety and health star to MillerCoors LLC, Burley Elevator, in Burley, Idaho
  • June 09 [Region 10 News Release] - 2009 - 06/09/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA awards safety and health star to U.S. Postal Service's Juneau Mendenhall post office
  • May 26 [Region 10 News Release] - 2009 - 05/26/2009 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA renews safety and health star for Pioneer Hi-Bred International Inc. in Nampa, Idaho