December

  • December 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Montgomeryville, Pa., company for workplace safety and health
  • December 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Wichita Area Technical College form safety alliance
  • December 23 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes PPL's West Region facility for continued workplace safety and health success
  • December 23 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites ConocoPhillips Co. for workplace safety and health violations
  • December 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites American Bridge following fatality at Tennessee River bridge construction site
  • December 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms 2 safety alliances with Nebraska Department of Education
  • December 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Electrical Contractors' Association and the Construction Safety Council of Greater Chicago
  • December 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes GE Oil and Gas facility for workplace safety and health success
  • December 19 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA highlights another successful enforcement year in FY 2008
  • December 18 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA announces final rule on Vertical Tandem Lifts
  • December 18 - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor, Cintas settle pending federal OSHA cases
  • December 18 - Federal Register 73:77072 - 77074 - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 18 - Federal Register 73:77074 - 77075 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (MACOSH)
  • December 18 - Federal Register 73:77074 - Longshoring and Marine Terminal Operations; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Manchester, N.Y., contractor for fall hazards at former Dulski Building in downtown Buffalo, N.Y.
  • December 16 - OSHA News Release - New partnership to provide training to contractors and enhance safety during construction of new Warwick Intermodal Station
  • December 15 - OSHA News Release - OSHA renews alliance with Columbus, Ohio-area utility safety organization to heighten worker protection
  • December 15 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA awards safety and health star to Parsons Technical Support Service in Renton, Wash.
  • December 15 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Sunoco Inc. for workplace safety and health hazards
  • December 12 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA issues final rule on clarifying employers' duty to provide personal protective equipment and train each employee
  • December 12 - Federal Register 73:75568 - 75589 - Clarification of Employer Duty To Provide Personal Protective Equipment and Train Each Employee
  • December 12 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and Independent Electrical Contractors, Inc. renew alliance which developed resources on the agency's electrical standard
  • December 10 - Federal Register 73:75245 - 75290 - Longshoring and Marine Terminals; Vertical Tandem Lifts; Final Rule
  • December 10 - OSHA News Release - New Hampshire college and university employees to benefit from new U.S. Labor Department OSHA safety and health alliance
  • December 10 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Barton Malow Construction and Georgia Tech form safety partnership for new Gwinnett Braves Stadium construction
  • December 09 - Federal Register 73:74753 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • December 09 - Federal Register 73:74754 - 74756 - AmerenUE; American Airlines, Inc.; CBS Outdoor, Inc.; Dixie Divers, Inc.; Graver Tank and Mfg. Co.; Hamon Custodis, Inc.; International Paper Co.; Metalplate Galvanizing, Inc.; Fisher Mills, Inc.; Pullman Power, LLC; U.S. Ecology Idaho, Inc.; West Pharmac
  • December 09 - OSHA News Release - Tonawanda, N.Y., manufacturer faces additional $169,500 in penalties from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for uncorrected hazards
  • December 09 - OSHA News Release - Smithfield, R.I., contractor faces $216,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for cave-in and other hazards at North Kingstown, R.I., worksite
  • December 08 - Federal Register 73:74525 - 74527 - Blasting and the Use of Explosives; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork Requirements)
  • December 08 - Federal Register 73:74527 - 74528 - Longshoring and Marine Terminal Operations; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 05 - Federal Register 73:74199 - 74200 - The Cadmium in General Industry Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 05 - Federal Register 73:74197 - 74199 - The Cadmium in Construction Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 02 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA extends comment period for proposed rule on cranes and derricks
  • December 02 - Federal Register 73:73197 - 73199 - Cranes and Derricks in Construction
  • December 02 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Rhode Island construction community to enhance 'SAFER' working conditions
  • December 01 - OSHA News Release - Brooklyn, N.Y., developer faces more than $48,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for hazards at New Haven, Conn., asbestos removal worksite

November

  • November 26 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA renews Alliance with the Association for High Technology Distribution
  • November 26 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA schedules meeting of the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health
  • November 26 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Lockheed Martin Missile and Fire Control for workplace safety and health success
  • November 25 - Federal Register 73:71692 - 71693 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • November 25 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Labor Secretary Elaine L. Chao announces new membership of OSHA advisory committee
  • November 25 - OSHA News Release - Danbury, Conn., contractor faces nearly $145,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for work in collapsing excavation at Brookfield, Conn., site
  • November 24 - Federal Register 71:71396 - 71400 - Semiannual Regulatory Agenda
  • November 24 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Florida Transportation Services for willful and serious safety violations
  • November 24 - OSHA News Release - Buffalo, N.Y., metal fabricator faces an additional $75,000 in penalties from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for failing to correct amputation hazards
  • November 24 - OSHA News Release - Raytheon's Seapower Capability Center in Portsmouth, R.I., enters Voluntary Protection Programs of U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • November 24 - OSHA News Release - U.S Labor Department's OSHA forms partnership with Aker Shipyard
  • November 21 - OSHA News Release - Attleboro, Mass., post office enters Voluntary Protection Programs of U.S. Labor Department's OSHA as workplace safety and health star
  • November 21 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA programs contribute to reduced injury and illness rates for 2007
  • November 19 - OSHA News Release - Fall hazards at West Hartford, Conn., worksite lead to $77,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA penalties for New Haven County contractor
  • November 18 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes BSI Constructors of St. Louis for workplace safety, health excellence
  • November 17 - OSHA News Release - Covanta Energy of Southeastern Connecticut again recognized as workplace safety and health star by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • November 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Konover Construction Corp. and ConnOSHA join to enhance safety on Shelton, Conn., hotel construction project
  • November 17 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA welcomes Delta Air Lines into the VPP Corporate Pilot
  • November 14 - Federal Register 73:67546 - 67548 - OSHA Strategic Partnership Program for Worker Safety and Health (OSPP)
  • November 14 - Federal Register 73:67548 - 67550 - Announcement of a Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH), ACCSH Work Group Meetings, and Appointments to ACCSH Membership Including Member Representation Categories and Terms
  • November 14 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $166,000 in penalties following roof collapse at Leeds, Ala., hanger manufacturer
  • November 10 - Federal Register 73:66683 - 66685 - Permit-Required Confined Spaces; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • November 10 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites International Diving Services for safety violations following investigation of worker's drowning in Paris, Texas
  • November 06 - OSHA News Release - La OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de los EEUU invita a los empleados, empleadores y familias a la segunda Feria de Seguridad y Salud de Hudson Valley en White Plains, N.Y., el 8 de noviembre
  • November 05 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA invites employees, employers and families to second Hudson Valley Safety and Health Fair in White Plains, N.Y., on Nov. 8
  • November 04 - Federal Register 73:65683 - 65685 - The Asbestos in Shipyards Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • November 03 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor orders Amtrak to provide back pay and damages to fired whistleblower
  • November 03 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites International Paper Co. in Vicksburg, Miss., for safety violations
  • November 03 - OSHA Trade Release - Challenges small businesses face in complying with federal regulations addressed at OSHA forum

October

  • October 31 - OSHA Trade Release - Parsons Corporation becomes newest member of OSHA's VPP Corporate Pilot
  • October 30 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Announces Federal Advisory Council Meeting
  • October 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA names Covanta Projects of Wallingford as workplace safety and health star
  • October 29 - Federal Register 73:64202 - 64205 - Electrical Standard; Clarifications; Corrections
  • October 28 - OSHA News Release - Maine customer contact centers are latest L.L.Bean worksites to earn entry into elite Voluntary Protection Programs of U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • October 28 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Web site records more than 110 million visitor sessions from the public in FY 2008
  • October 28 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA attends international conference on crane safety
  • October 28 - Federal Register 73:63996 - 63997 - Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health (FACOSH)
  • October 28 - OSHA News Release - Utica, N.Y., contractor faces $111,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for scaffold and fall hazards at city worksite
  • October 27 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $55,600 in fines against Marshfield, Mass., contractor following employee fall at Pembroke, Mass., jobsite
  • October 27 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and the American Industrial Hygiene Association renew Alliance
  • October 27 - OSHA News Release - Southern New England employers invited to Oct. 30 meeting in Warwick, R.I., to learn about elite program to reduce injuries and enhance workplace safety
  • October 27 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor orders Charles Schwab to reinstate 2 corporate fraud whistleblowers
  • October 27 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA continues safety and health alliance with Pennsylvania Department of Education to prepare youth for safe work experience
  • October 24 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes U.S. Postal Service's Indiana, Pa., location for workplace safety and health success
  • October 24 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Continental Building Systems partner to protect employees during construction of church life and health center
  • October 23 - Federal Register 73:63198 - 63199 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • October 23 - OSHA National News Release - Statement by U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao on 2007 workplace injury and illness rates
  • October 22 - Federal Register 73:62942 - 62945 - Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution; Electrical Protective Equipment; Limited Reopening of Record
  • October 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Sauer-Danfoss Inc. for safety and health excellence
  • October 22 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA reopens record on proposed rule on electric power generation, transmission and distribution
  • October 20 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA to issue workplace electrical product safety Request for Information
  • October 20 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $108,000 in fines against New London, Conn., shipyard and ship repair facility
  • October 20 - Federal Register 73:62327 - 62339 - Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratories; Supplier's Declaration of Conformity
  • October 17 - OSHA News Release - Fall and impalement hazards at Suffern, N.Y., worksite lead to $48,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for Spring Valley, N.Y., masonry contractor
  • October 17 - Federal Register 73:61913 - 61915 - Asbestos in Construction Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • October 16 - Federal Register 73:61441 - 61442 - Canadian Standards Association; Reinstated Recognition for Product Test Standard
  • October 16 - OSHA News Release - Ludlow, Mass., contractor faces more than $70,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for cave-in hazards at Marlborough, Mass., sewer installation
  • October 16 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA signs new alliance with the Professional Landcare Network
  • October 16 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Alaska-based oil and gas companies sign safety and health alliance
  • October 16 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Allison Park, Pa., company for trench hazards
  • October 15 - OSHA News Release - GE Global Learning-Crotonville Campus in Ossining, N.Y., joins elite Voluntary Protection Programs of U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • October 15 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA asks 151 VPP partners in New York, New Jersey and Puerto Rico to 'Stand Down for Crane Safety'
  • October 14 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA renews Strategic Partnership with electrical contractors and industry trade associations
  • October 14 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites U.S. Forest Service for unsafe working conditions at Salmon-Challis National Forest in Idaho
  • October 14 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $357,000 in penalties against Hunt Refining Co. for 61 safety violations at two facilities
  • October 10 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Alliance with The Dow Chemical Co. develops case study on contractor safety
  • October 10 - Federal Register 73:60358 - 60359 - National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH), Charter Renewal
  • October 10 - OSHA Trade Release - Department of Labor renews charter of the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health
  • October 09 - OSHA News Release - Trelleborg Sealing Solutions recognized by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA for excellence in occupational safety and health
  • October 09 - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches national initiative on cranes and derricks to promote safe construction crane operations
  • October 09 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Postal Service's Bradley International Airport mail facility awarded workplace safety and health star by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • October 09 - Federal Register 73:59713 - 59954 - Cranes and Derricks in Construction; Proposed Rule
  • October 08 - Federal Register 73:58983 - 58985 - 1,2-Dibromo-3-Chloropropane (DBCP) Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • October 08 - OSHA News Release - East Syracuse, N.Y., auto parts manufacturer faces more than $145,000 in fines from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • October 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA New York City construction safety task force finds falls, electrical, scaffold and rigging violations as top cited hazards
  • October 07 - OSHA News Release - Hazards at Milford, Conn., construction site lead to nearly $215,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for Fall River, Mass., contractor
  • October 07 - OSHA News Release - Northrop Grumman Corp. Electronic Systems deemed workplace safety and health star by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • October 06 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Wynnewood Refining Co. $91,000 for safety and health violations
  • October 06 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Cabot Supermetals for stellar workplace safety and health
  • October 06 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes U.S. Postal Service's Bethesda, Md., location for workplace safety and health success
  • October 03 - Federal Register 73:57685 - 57687 - State Plans for the Development and Enforcement of State Standards; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • October 03 - - Fluor Corporation VPP Corporate Pilot Acceptance Celebration
  • October 03 - OSHA Trade Release - Updated eTool for healthcare industry helps employees avoid injuries
  • October 02 - OSHA News Release - Valero Travel Services in San Antonio achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • October 02 - Federal Register 73:57384 - 57386 - Vehicle-Mounted Elevating and Rotating Work Platforms (Aerial Lifts); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • October 02 - OSHA News Release - Middletown, N.Y., display manufacturer faces more than $70,000 in fines from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • October 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA partnership formed to protect employees constructing the new Walter Reed National Medical Center
  • October 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA teams with San Antonio Masonry Contractors Association to protect employees in that industry
  • October 01 - OSHA News Release - HEB Floral in San Antonio achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • October 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Pepsi-Cola and National Brand Beverage Ltd. for exposing employees to machine hazards
  • October 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health partnership with St. Croix Falls, Wis., branch of National Park Service

September

  • September 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department awards $6.7 million in safety and health training grants - New York union to receive $149,000 to train poultry processing employees
  • September 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department awards Texas Engineering Extension Service in College Station, Texas, more than $188,000 safety and health training grant
  • September 30 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Labor Department awards $6.7 million in safety and health training grants
  • September 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department awards $6.7 million in safety and health training grants - North Carolina State University receiving grant of more than $185,000
  • September 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department awards University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas, awarded nearly $230,000 safety and health training grant
  • September 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department awards $6.7 million in safety and health training grants - Georgia Tech Applied Research Corp. receiving nearly $600,000 in grants
  • September 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department awards $6.7 million in safety and health training grants - University of Louisville Research Foundation receiving grant of more than $164,000
  • September 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department awards $6.7 million in safety and health training grants - Home Builders Association of South Carolina receiving grant of more than $173,000
  • September 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department awards $6.7 million in safety and health training grants - Workplace Safety Awareness Council of Fort Meade, Fla., wins $223,250 grant
  • September 30 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA unveils new powered industrial trucks eTool
  • September 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department awards $6.7 million in safety and health training grants - Maine organization to receive $190,000 to address shipbreaking hazards
  • September 30 - OSHA News Release - Ronkonkoma, N.Y., contractor faces more than $147,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for construction safety hazards
  • September 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department awards Compacion Foundation Inc. in Balch Springs, Texas, $190,000 safety and health training grant
  • September 29 - Federal Register 73:56615 - 56616 - Telecommunications; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • September 26 - Federal Register 73:55870 - 55871 - The 13 Carcinogens Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • September 26 - Federal Register 73:55870 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • September 26 - Federal Register 73:55871 - 55873 - Inorganic Arsenic Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • September 25 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA forms a new Alliance with the American Fire Sprinkler Association
  • September 25 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Construction Safety Roundtable of Eastern Massachusetts provide crane safety training to more than 90 safety professionals
  • September 25 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and the American Dental Association renew alliance promoting safe work environments for dental employees
  • September 24 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with Massachusetts Port Authority and Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • September 23 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA publishes an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Tree Care Operations
  • September 22 - Federal Register 73:54624 - Charter Renewal for the Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (MACOSH)
  • September 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $182,500 in penalties against Sloss Industries for four serious safety violations
  • September 22 - OSHA News Release - Allcare Dental's Nashua, N.H., dental office faces $76,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines following employee needlestick injury
  • September 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA announces alliance with Colorado Health Care Association
  • September 22 - Federal Register 73:54622 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • September 19 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Columbus, Ohio, bakery Interstate Brands Corp. for willful and serious safety violations
  • September 19 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Spooner, Wis., aerosol and liquid container filling plant for safety violations
  • September 19 - OSHA Trade Release - Department of Labor's OSHA releases public service announcements promoting safe cleanup and recovery from Hurricane Ike
  • September 19 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and the American Supply Association form new Alliance
  • September 19 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA sets public hearing on personal protective equipment and employee training requirements
  • September 19 - Federal Register 73:54340 - General Working Conditions in Shipyard Employment; Notice of Informal Public Hearing
  • September 18 - Federal Register 73:54123 - 54125 - Clarification of Remedy for Violation of Requirements To Provide Personal Protective Equipment and Train Employees
  • September 18 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health partnership with contractors during Methodist North construction project
  • September 18 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with ConnOSHA and Connecticut Office of Apprenticeship and Training
  • September 18 - OSHA National News Release - OSHA to issue proposed cranes and derricks construction standard
  • September 18 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with ConnOSHA and Independent Electrical Contractors of New England Inc.
  • September 18 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership with Michael Foods Inc. to protect employees
  • September 18 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health partnership with Associated Builders and Contractors Inc. in central Ohio
  • September 18 - Federal Register 73:54118 - 54123 - Tree Care Operations
  • September 17 - Federal Register 73:53903 - 53904 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • September 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Indian River State College form new alliance focused on safety and health of younger employees
  • September 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA names West Warwick, R.I., post office as workplace safety and health star
  • September 17 - OSHA News Release - North Haven, Conn., truck parts distributor faces $108,000 in fines from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • September 17 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA appoints new regional administrator for Region II
  • September 16 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA awards safety and health star to U.S. Postal Service's Anchorage Vehicle Maintenance Facility
  • September 16 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $41,000 in penalties for safety violations against Beeline Store in Ozark, Ala.
  • September 15 - OSHA National News Release - OSHA citations issued in connection with fatal NYC crane collapse
  • September 15 - OSHA News Release - Plainville, Conn., precast concrete manufacturer faces more than $117,000 in fines from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • September 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $137,000 in penalties for violations found at Overhead Doors Corp.'s Athens, Ga., facility
  • September 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms partnership with Ellwood Crankshaft and Machin
  • September 10 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health partnership with Messer Construction during Xavier University construction project
  • September 10 - Federal Register 73:52704 - 52705 - Office of the Secretary; Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • September 10 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Travel Centers of America truck service garage for multiple safety and health violations
  • September 09 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Permian Basin STEPS sign safety and health alliance agreement
  • September 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than $108,000 in penalties against seven companies following collapse at Palm Beach, Fla., jobsite
  • September 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor settles whistleblower case against an Arlington apartment complex in Texas
  • September 05 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Benton, Ill., excavator following investigation into deaths of two employees in Millstadt, Ill.
  • September 05 - OSHA National News Release - La OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de los Estados Unidos utiliza recursos y personal para proteger al personal de recuperación y limpieza en las áreas afectadas por el huracán Gustav
  • September 05 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA appoints new head of the newly named Directorate of Technical Support and Emergency Management
  • September 05 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA deploys staff and resources to safeguard cleanup and recovery personnel in areas hit by Hurricane Gustav
  • September 05 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA releases public service announcements promoting safe cleanup and recovery from Hurricane Gustav
  • September 04 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $94,500 in penalties for safety violations against Dongwon Autopart Technology
  • September 04 - OSHA News Release - Fall hazards at SUNY Geneseo worksite lead to $70,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for Rochester, N.Y., roofing contractor
  • September 04 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA, National Maritime Safety Association Renew Alliance
  • September 04 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $63,000 in penalties against Pike Electric for safety violations at Mobile, Ala., site
  • September 03 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $50,000 in penalties for safety violations found at Dublin, Ga., pet food plant
  • September 03 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA schedules meeting of the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health
  • September 02 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA offers assistance for Hurricane Gustav cleanup and recovery

August

  • August 29 - Federal Register 73:51008 - 51009 - NSF International; Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • August 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Palm Beach County School Board and American Society of Safety Engineers
  • August 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Watertown, Mass., stone products company for serious, repeat hazards and failing to correct previous hazards
  • August 29 - Federal Register 73:50909 - 50915 - Requirements for DOL Agencies' Assessment of Occupational Health Risks
  • August 29 - Federal Register 73:51006 - 51008 - Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc.; Expansion of Recognition
  • August 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Cal/OSHA and International Association of Foundation Drilling to form safety and health alliance
  • August 29 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA renews its Strategic Partnership with the U.S. Army
  • August 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Matrix Metals $96,000 for alleged safety and health violations
  • August 29 - Federal Register 73:51009 - 51011 - TUV America, Inc.; Expansion of Recognition
  • August 28 - OSHA News Release - Rhode Island construction community invited to September 3 meeting in Warwick, R.I., to learn about 'Building SAFER in Rhode Island'
  • August 27 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to host training conference on safe resident/patient handling for caregivers
  • August 27 - OSHA Trade Release - Fluor Corporation is newest member of OSHA's VPP Corporate Pilot
  • August 27 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Orlowski Co. Inc. for numerous willful workplace health and safety violations
  • August 26 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, New Hampshire Auto Dealers Association and state of New Hampshire form automotive industry safety and health alliance
  • August 26 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $138,500 in penalties against Cullman, Ala., metal fabricator for 31 safety and health violations
  • August 26 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Waukegan, Ill., foundry for workplace safety and health violations
  • August 25 - Federal Register 73:50058 - 50060 - Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH) and ACCSH Work Groups; Meeting
  • August 25 - - Voluntary Protection Programs Participants' Association
  • August 22 - Federal Register 73:49707 - 49708 - Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH); Notice of Renewal of Charter
  • August 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites American Air Specialists of Mississippi for willful and serious safety violations
  • August 21 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Texas Linen Co. more than $149,000 for alleged safety and health violations
  • August 20 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA focuses special emphasis program on hexavalent chromium in Kansas and Eastern Missouri
  • August 20 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites New Hampshire contractor for cave-in hazard at Manchester jobsite
  • August 20 - OSHA Statement - U.S. Labor Secretary Elaine L. Chao applauds Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries report showing decline in worker fatalities
  • August 19 - Federal Register 73:48335 - 48350 - Clarification of Remedy For Violation of Requirements To Provide Personal Protective Equipment and Train Employees
  • August 19 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA seeks approval for proposed rule on remedies for violations of personal protective equipment and training standards
  • August 18 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Deshler foundry, fabrication plant for workplace safety and health violations
  • August 13 - OSHA News Release - OSHA establishes Regional Emphasis Program on cranes in construction industry to prevent injuries in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana and New Mexico
  • August 13 - OSHA News Release - La OSHA crea el Programa de Énfasis Regional para grùas utilizadas en la construccion con el propòsito de prevenir lesiones en Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana y Nuevo Mèxico.
  • August 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA focuses special emphasis program on construction safety in Kansas
  • August 12 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Renews Alliance with American Red Cross
  • August 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership to protect employees during construction of new Pittsburgh arena
  • August 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Coors Brewing for excellence in occupational safety and health
  • August 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites former DeCoster egg farm for directing employees to work in and atop a partially collapsed building
  • August 11 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA announces northern Florida 'Swept Up in Safety Week' to occur in August
  • August 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety partnership with Holder Construction Co. for new Savannah State University project
  • August 08 - OSHA News Release - Broome County, N.Y., manufacturer faces additional fines exceeding $109,000 from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for recurring and uncorrected hazards
  • August 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Illinois Landscape Contractors Association renew safety and health alliance
  • August 07 - OSHA News Release - Chautauqua County, N.Y., ice cream plant faces $90,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for process safety management hazards
  • August 07 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Renews Alliance with Coordinating Committee for Automotive Repair
  • August 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA renews successful alliance with Manufacturers Association of Central New York
  • August 06 - OSHA News Release - OSHA supporting crane 'Safety Stand Down' day organized by Georgia branch of Associated General Contractors of America
  • August 06 - OSHA News Release - 10th Stateline Safety Workshop aims to protect employees
  • August 05 - OSHA News Release - Ansonia Copper and Brass faces $212,000 in fines from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • August 05 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites International Truck and Engine Corp. for numerous workplace health and safety violations
  • August 04 - Federal Register 73:45250 - 45251 - Servicing Multi-Piece and Single Piece Rim Wheels; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • August 04 - OSHA News Release - Illinois workplace safety and health day aims to protect employees
  • August 04 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Cincinnati foundry, fabrication plant for workplace safety and health violations

July

  • July 31 - Federal Register 73:44775 - 44777 - Shipyard Employment Standards; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 31 - Federal Register 73:44774 - 44775 - Cotton Dust Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $133,000 in fines against C&S Wholesale Grocers Inc.'s Windsor Locks, Conn., warehouse
  • July 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor files whistleblower suit against Freehold, N.J., manufacturing company
  • July 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes two STERIS Corp. sites for safety and health excellence
  • July 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Springfield, Ohio, company for workplace safety and health violations
  • July 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA partners with Torcon Inc. to protect construction employees at Monmouth University
  • July 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Mobile, Ala., construction contractor with four safety violations and proposes $48,000 in penalties
  • July 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites MJ Associates Inc. for multiple workplace safety and health violations
  • July 28 - OSHA News Release - Shaw Constructors in Boyce, La., achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • July 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA awards safety and health 'star' to U.S. Postal Service's Bothell, Wash., Main Post Office
  • July 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Janesville, Wis., electronics recycler for workplace safety and health violations
  • July 28 - OSHA News Release - Jacobs Field Services North America achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • July 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $135,200 in fines against Jaffrey, N.H., wood pellet manufacturer following January accident
  • July 25 - OSHA National News Release - Federal OSHA issues third largest fine in history following sugar refinery explosion
  • July 23 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Gulf Coast Pre-Stress with 16 safety violations at Pass Christian, Miss., manufacturing plant
  • July 21 - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognizes Wyeth Pharmaceuticals in Pearl River, N.Y., as 2,000th worksite in prestigious Voluntary Protection Program
  • July 16 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Associated Builders and Contractors, and Gould Construction Institute
  • July 15 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and David L. Carrasco Job Corps Center form alliance to promote safety and health for young adults in El Paso, Texas
  • July 15 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA finds 25 safety violations at CITGO Asphalt Refining in Savannah, Ga.
  • July 15 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines San Antonio Lath & Plaster $63,600 for alleged safety violations
  • July 15 - OSHA News Release - New Britain, Conn., contractor faces $140,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for fall hazards at two Connecticut worksites
  • July 11 - Federal Register 73:39988 - 39989 - Coke Oven Emissions Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 10 - OSHA News Release - Mont Belvieu, Texas-based ONEOK Hydrocarbon achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • July 09 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognizes Marine Corps Logistics Base in Barstow, Calif., as safety and health 'star'
  • July 08 - Federal Register 73:39049 - 39050 - Electrical Standards for Construction and General Industry; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of the Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 08 - Federal Register 73:39050 - 39051 - Standard on Vinyl Chloride; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines construction contractor more than $157,000 for alleged safety violations
  • July 07 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA announces two informal public hearings on proposed rule on General Working Conditions in Shipyard Employment
  • July 02 - Federal Register 73:37987 - 37989 - Acrylonitrile Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Medley, Fla., manufacturer with 12 safety violations and proposes more than $64,000 in penalties
  • July 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health partnership with contractors during the Lucas County arena construction project
  • July 01 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and The Dow Chemical Company renew Alliance

June

  • June 30 - Federal Register 73:36905 - 36906 - On-site Consultation Programs; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • June 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Jacobs Technology ROME Group for workplace safety and health
  • June 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites KMA Manufacturing for multiple workplace safety and health violations after fatal accident
  • June 30 - Federal Register 73:36823 - 36825 - General Working Conditions in Shipyard Employment
  • June 26 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA chief encourages safe cleanup effort
  • June 25 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines battery manufacturer $71,000 for safety violations at Fort Smith, Ark., worksite
  • June 25 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with Chicago area construction organizations
  • June 25 - Federal Register 73:36118 - 36119 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • June 25 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Monsanto's Central Plains Crop Technology Center for safety and health excellence
  • June 24 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Safety Program Specialist Employer Risk Management partner to promote workplace safety
  • June 23 - Federal Register 73:35414 - 35415 - Forging Machines; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • June 23 - Federal Register 73:35412 - 35414 - Slings; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • June 23 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA unveils new flood and tornado cleanup and recovery Web page
  • June 23 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA takes extra steps to combat New York City construction hazards
  • June 23 - Federal Register 73:35415 - 35416 - Electrical Reliability Services, Inc. (Formerly Electro-Test, Inc.); Denial of Renewal of Recognition
  • June 18 - OSHA News Release - Broadway Concrete cited for alleged fall and protruding rebar hazards
  • June 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Cafe Con Leche Health and Safety Outreach Committee
  • June 17 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA offers safety tips for working in summer heat
  • June 16 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center
  • June 13 - OSHA Trade Release - The OSHA and Safe Tank Alliance agreement is renewed to increase safety and health in the petroleum industry
  • June 13 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines U.S. Oil Recovery in Pasadena, Texas, more than $50,000 for alleged safety violations
  • June 13 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with Greater Toledo Underground Damage Prevention Council
  • June 13 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA renews Alliance with American Society of Safety Engineers
  • June 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites U.S. Army for unsafe working conditions at Fort Richardson in Alaska
  • June 11 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA continues safety and health alliance with Middlesex County Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • June 11 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Family Video woodshop in Springfield, Ill., for workplace safety violations
  • June 11 - OSHA News Release - Monro Muffler Brake Inc. faces $107,000 in fines for exit access, fall, compressed gas storage and other hazards at Glastonbury, Conn., store
  • June 10 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Laurel, Miss., manufacturer with 54 safety violations and $193,000 in proposed penalties
  • June 10 - OSHA News Release - Fall and cave-in hazards at Concord, N.H., worksite lead to more than $120,000 in fines from the U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for two Bay State contractors
  • June 09 - OSHA News Brief - OSHA renews its Alliance with the Construction Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers
  • June 06 - Federal Register 73:32423 - 32426 - Delegation of Authorities and Assignment of Responsibilities to the Assistant Secretary for Employment Standards and Other Officials in the Employment Standards Administration
  • June 06 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites two employers in NYC scaffold collapse
  • June 06 - OSHA News Release - Wyeth Biotech is first New England biopharmaceutical plant to enter prestigious Voluntary Protection Programs of U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • June 04 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA partners with Delaware Contractors Association Inc. to protect construction employees
  • June 04 - Federal Register 73:31885 - 31886 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • June 03 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites parking garage construction contractors for nine safety violations after fatal crushing of employee
  • June 03 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites North East Linen for multiple workplace safety and health violations after double fatality
  • June 03 - OSHA News Release - Brownville, N.Y., paper manufacturer faces 35 workplace safety citations by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • June 02 - Federal Register 73:31510 - 31511 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request

May

  • May 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Mine Safety Appliances for excellence in employee safety and health
  • May 30 - OSHA News Release - Wisconsin workplace safety and health day aims to protect employees
  • May 30 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Barr & Barr Builders form safety and health partnership for construction of Brewer, Maine, cancer treatment center
  • May 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Association of Water and Sewer Excavators join to reduce cave-in hazards in New York City
  • May 28 - OSHA News Release - Fall hazards at Norwich, Conn., jobsite lead to $117,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for Milford, Mass., contractor
  • May 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Amazon.com in New Castle, Del., for continued success in employee safety and health
  • May 27 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes nearly $240,000 in fines against Harrisville, R.I., steel erection contractor following Taunton, Mass., collapse
  • May 23 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and the Association of Occupational Health Professionals in Healthcare renew Alliance
  • May 23 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA continues its Alliance with the Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association
  • May 22 - OSHA News Release - Se presentara un curso de seguridad en la construccion de la OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de los EE.UU. en White Plains, Nueva York, el 29 y 30 de mayo para la industria de la construccion de Nueva York.
  • May 22 - OSHA News Release - Entergy Transmission and Substations in Louisiana achieve U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health
  • May 21 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA announces its Site-Specific Targeting Plan for 2008
  • May 21 - OSHA News Release - Fairport, N.Y., ice plant faces $90,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for process safety management, fork truck and exit access hazards
  • May 20 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA construction safety course to be presented in White Plains, N.Y., on May 29 and 30 for New York construction industry
  • May 20 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA again cites United Airlines at O'Hare International Airport for numerous workplace health and safety violations
  • May 20 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA allies with American Physical Therapy Association in Midwest to keep health care employees safe
  • May 19 - OSHA News Release - Wayne County, N.Y., electronic components manufacturer faces more than $151,000 in fines from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • May 19 - Federal Register 73:28844 - 28845 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • May 16 - Federal Register 73:28530 - 28531 - National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH); Announcement of Meeting
  • May 16 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Clark Construction partner to protect employees constructing 401 M Street-Waterfront Project
  • May 16 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and the Forging Industry Association renew alliance
  • May 16 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA announces meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health
  • May 16 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA requests comments on the Proposed Guidance on Workplace Stockpiling of Respirators and Facemasks for Pandemic Influenza
  • May 16 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $115,000 in penalties against Pell City, Ala., highway safety products manufacturer
  • May 16 - OSHA News Release - Northampton, Mass., plant is first Coca-Cola worksite in New England to enter elite Voluntary Protection Programs of U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • May 15 - OSHA News Release - Middletown., R.I., contractor faces nearly $60,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for cave-in hazard at Newport, R.I., worksite
  • May 14 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Clark Construction partner to protect employees constructing 401 M Street-Waterfront Projec
  • May 14 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Dominion Energy New England following fatal November steam explosion in Salem, Mass.
  • May 13 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA schedules meeting of the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health
  • May 13 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA joins with New York City Department of Design and Construction to address construction hazards in all five borough
  • May 13 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches alliance with IUE-CWA Local 101 to protect employees in lighting industry
  • May 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Warrendale, Pa., United States Postal Service for workplace safety and health success
  • May 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA renews safety and health 'star' for Amvac Chemical of Marsing, Idaho
  • May 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA renews safety and health 'star' for Tronox LLC of Soda Springs, Idaho
  • May 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Bethel Park, Pa., United States Postal Service for workplace safety and health honors
  • May 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health partnership with contractors during the Nationwide Children's Hospital construction project
  • May 09 - Federal Register 73:26431 - 26433 - Request for Comments on Proposed Guidance on Workplace Stockpiling of Respirators and Facemasks for Pandemic Influenza
  • May 08 - OSHA News Release - Sunoco Inc. receives $330,000 in proposed penalties after U.S. Labor Department's OSHA conducts safety inspection
  • May 08 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA teams with ASSE, CSSE and industry groups to promote job safety during North American Occupational Safety and Health Week
  • May 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA deems Connecticut post office workplace safety and health 'star'
  • May 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with IUOE Local 150's Apprenticeship and Skill Improvement Program
  • May 06 - OSHA News Release - La OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de los EE.UU. y la Asociacion General de Contratistas [Associated General Contractors] renuevan su alianza para promover la seguridad en la construccion
  • May 06 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Cincinnati's Trans-Acc Inc. for 33 alleged serious safety violations following fatal fire
  • May 06 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines construction contractor $72,000 for repeat safety violations at Covington, La., worksite
  • May 06 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Associated General Contractors renew alliance to promote construction safety
  • May 06 - OSHA News Release - Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes GE Control Solutions in Loveland for excellence in occupational safety and health
  • May 05 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Polaris Career Center in Middleburg Heights, Ohio
  • May 05 - Federal Register 71:24720 - 24725 - Semiannual Regulatory Agenda
  • May 05 - - Safety is Good Busines
  • May 05 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than $77,000 in fines against Sodexho Inc. for safety and health hazards at Buffalo, N.Y., industrial laundry
  • May 02 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites United Airlines at O'Hare International Airport for numerous workplace safety violations
  • May 02 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $115,000 in penalties against Hollywood, Fla., contractor for safety and health violations
  • May 01 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA schedules Maritime Advisory Committee meeting

April

  • April 30 - Federal Register 73:23499 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • April 30 - OSHA News Release - Department of Labor's OSHA announces alliance with OSHA Training Institute, Rocky Mountain Education Center at Red Rocks Community College
  • April 30 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA announces new key personnel
  • April 29 - Federal Register 73:23275 - 23276 - Announcement of a Meeting of the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH) and ACCSH Work Groups
  • April 29 - OSHA News Release - 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 News Release - 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 28 - OSHA Statement - 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 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, occupational health nurses and state unite to safeguard employees and occupational health professionals in Massachusetts
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - 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 - Federal Register 73:22442 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Marion, Ohio, company for workplace safety and health violations
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - 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 - Federal Register 73:22176 - 22177 - Methylene Chloride Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 24 - OSHA News Release - 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 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $94,000 in penalties following inspection of construction trench in Atlanta
  • April 24 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews alliance with Lake County Contractors Association
  • April 24 - OSHA News Release - Campaña de seguridad para trabajos de verano de adolescentes realizada en San Antonio como parte de la inauguración nacional para 2008 de la OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de los EE.UU.
  • April 23 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA announces informal public hearing on proposed rule on Confined Spaces in Construction
  • April 22 - OSHA News Release - 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 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes March-Westin Co. Inc. for workplace safety and health success
  • April 22 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and the Industrial Truck Association renew Alliance to prevent hazards of powered industrial trucks
  • April 22 - OSHA News Release - Westchester County, N.Y. contractors face $130,600 in fines after cave-in hazard spotted at public library construction site
  • April 21 - Federal Register 73:21292 - 21294 - Confined Spaces in Construction
  • April 21 - Federal Register 73:21377 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • April 21 - - 2008 Teen Summer Job Safety Campaign National Kick-off Event
  • April 21 - OSHA News Release - DuPont Pontchartrain Chemical Solutions in LaPlace, La., achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health
  • April 21 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA launches youth job safety campaign in Chicago
  • April 21 - OSHA News Release - OSHA fines Guam construction company $135,400 for safety violations
  • April 21 - OSHA News Release - 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 21 - OSHA News Release - 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 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA kicks off 2008 teen summer job safety campaign at Sacramento Job Corps Center
  • April 21 - OSHA News Release - 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 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Labor Department kicks off youth job safety campaign on TODAY show
  • April 21 - Federal Register 73:21378 - 21381 - Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratories; Proposed Satellite Notification and Acceptance Program
  • April 18 - OSHA News Release - 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 18 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches safety and health alliance to protect employees in Union County, N.J.
  • April 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes PPL Martins Creek Power Plant for stellar workplace safety and health
  • April 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches alliance with Roofing Contractors Association and Roofers' Local #30
  • April 16 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognizes U.S. Postal Service's Chula Vista Main Office as safety and health 'star'
  • April 15 - OSHA News Release - 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 - Federal Register 73:20068 - 20070 - Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 14 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites DCS Sanitation Management Inc. for multiple safety and health violations following electrocution death
  • April 14 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA awards safety and health 'star' to U.S. Postal Service's Spokane Processing & Distribution Center
  • April 14 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA to provide safety and health training for Alabama Gulf Coast construction industry employers
  • April 14 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and the American Foundry Society renew Alliance
  • April 14 - Federal Register 73:20067 - 20068 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Control Numbers Under the Paperwork Reduction Act
  • April 11 - OSHA News Release - 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 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Wisconsin Builders Association
  • April 09 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Springfield and Auburn businesses, team up to reduce noise hazards in central and western Massachusetts workplaces
  • April 08 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA renews Alliance with the Brick Industry Association
  • April 08 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA renews Alliance with the National Telecommunications Safety Panel
  • April 08 - OSHA News Release - 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 - OSHA Media Advisory - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Haskell Co. and University of South Florida forming construction safety partnership
  • April 08 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Announces Federal Advisory Council Meeting
  • April 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Petra Construction Corp. and CONN-OSHA join to enhance safety on major Guilford, Conn., residential construction project
  • April 08 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and the Concrete Sawing and Drilling Association renew Alliance to protect safety and health of construction workers
  • April 07 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA supports National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • April 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews partnership with Texas contractor groups to promote construction safety and health
  • April 03 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Central Ohio Golf Course Superintendents Association
  • April 02 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Winter's Architectural Roofing for alleged workplace safety and health violations
  • April 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches alliance with Roofing, Heating & Metal Contractors Association to target hazards in roofing industry
  • April 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Consigli Construction form safety and health partnership for construction of new Bangor, Maine, courthouse

March

  • March 31 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Howard Fertilizer & Chemical Co. for 23 safety violations with $236,000 in proposed penalties
  • March 31 - OSHA News Release - Warehouse and distribution center safety is the focus of alliance between U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Tampa Area Safety Council
  • March 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews safety alliance with Marble Institute of America
  • March 28 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Implements RSS Feeds for its Communications Products
  • March 28 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA renews its Alliance with the Society for Chemical Hazard Communication
  • March 27 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA forms new Alliance with Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association
  • March 27 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor files whistleblower suit against Freehold, N.J., construction company
  • March 27 - Federal Register 73:16324 - 16325 - Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health (FACOSH)
  • March 26 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Home Builders of Western Mass. join to enhance safety for employees in region's residential construction industry
  • March 26 - OSHA News Release - Maine and New Hampshire contractors cited by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA following electrocution death at Hermon, Maine jobsite
  • March 26 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA seeks applications for $6.7 million in new safety and health training grants
  • March 26 - Federal Register 73:16067 - 16074 - Susan Harwood Training Grant Program, FY 2008
  • March 26 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Consigli Construction form safety and health partnership for Newport Naval Station construction project
  • March 25 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Illinois grain handling company after investigation into fatality in Mazon
  • March 25 - Federal Register 73:15778 - Agency Information Collection Activity; Announcement of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Control Number Under the Paperwork Reduction Act
  • March 25 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Wynnewood Refining Co. in Oklahoma for multiple safety and health violations
  • March 24 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA issues $1 million in penalties to RPI Coating Inc. and Xcel Energy
  • March 24 - OSHA News Release - Haverhill, Mass., contractor faces more than $43,000 in U.S. Department of Labor OSHA fines for trenching and ladder hazards at Billerica, Mass., jobsite
  • March 24 - Federal Register 73:15541 - 15542 - Respiratory Protection Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 19 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Confirms the Effective Date of the Direct Final Rule to Update its Standards Based on National Consensus Standards
  • March 19 - OSHA News Release - United Parcel Service pays $254,000 to mechanic following whistleblower investigation by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • March 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Mohawk Valley Safety Professionals Consortium
  • March 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership with contractors building the Sedgwick County Arena in Wichita, Kan.
  • March 14 - Federal Register 73:13753 - 13754 - Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards
  • March 14 - OSHA News Release - Entergy Operations in Denham Springs, La., achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • March 13 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites CBS Outdoor Inc. for lack of fall protection at Braintree, Mass., and Avondale Estates, Ga., jobsites
  • March 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA announces alliance with Operation Excel/Youth Build in St. Louis
  • March 12 - - Combustible Dust Explosion and Fire Prevention Act of 2008
  • March 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with Honda of America's Marysville, Ohio, plants
  • March 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Gordon Evans Energy Center for safety and health excellence
  • March 12 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Reissues its Combustible Dust National Emphasis Program
  • March 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA calls upon Connecticut tree care industry to review hazards and safeguards following fatal electrocution in East Haddam
  • March 12 - OSHA National News Release - OSHA chief testifies on agency efforts to protect workers from combustible dust, announces OSHA initiatives
  • March 12 - Federal Register 73:13253 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting Postponement
  • March 11 - Federal Register 73:13011 - 13012 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • March 10 - OSHA News Release - Successful partnership with U.S. Labor Department's OSHA reduced injuries during major New Hampshire construction project
  • March 10 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA joins with contractors and labor to protect employees of new Caithness Long Island Energy Center project
  • March 07 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Announces New Ergonomics Guidelines for Shipyards
  • March 07 - Federal Register 73:12468 - 1247 - Powered Industrial Trucks Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Wisconsin Association of Occupational Health Nurses renew safety and health alliance
  • March 06 - OSHA News Release - Connecticut environmental cleanup company faces more than $95,000 in OSHA fines
  • March 06 - OSHA National News Release - OSHA announces new combustible dust safety and health topics Web page
  • March 05 - OSHA News Release - Tiverton Power earns 'star' renewal in U.S. Labor Department OSHA's renowned Voluntary Protection Programs
  • March 04 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Notifies Workplaces with High Injury and Illness Rates
  • March 03 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Konover Construction and CONN-OSHA join to enhance safety and health for construction employees in Connecticut
  • February 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites DEC Management for jobsite fall hazards

February

  • February 28 - OSHA News Release - International Paper's Maine manufacturing facility captures another U.S. Labor Department OSHA workplace safety and health 'star'
  • February 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews partnership with Associated General Contractors of America, San Antonio Chapter
  • February 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $155,000 in penalties against Naples, Fla., construction contractor
  • February 27 - OSHA News Release - Dighton, Mass., power plant earns another five years as safety and heath 'star'
  • February 27 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Announces a New Alliance with the Scaffold Industry Association
  • February 27 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Rhode Island Department of Education team up to provide safety and health training for career and technical students
  • February 26 - OSHA News Release - Downstate Illinois workplace safety and health day aims to protect employees
  • February 26 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Forms New Alliance with Safety and Health Professional Certification Organizations
  • February 25 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Chicago metal forger A. Finkl & Sons for safety violations found during follow-up inspection
  • February 25 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $60,000 in penalties against Citation Corp.'s Brewton, Ala., plant for safety and health violations
  • February 25 - Federal Register 73:10067 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • February 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Oklahoma City-based M-D Building Products for multiple repeat safety violations
  • February 22 - OSHA Trade Release - New Alliance Formed between OSHA, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health and the National Hearing Conservation Association
  • February 22 - Federal Register 73:9838 - 9839 - Applied Research Laboratories, Inc.; Revocation of Recognition
  • February 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites N SKY Construction for multiple safety violations following fatality at Seabrook, Texas, worksite
  • February 21 - OSHA News Release - Auburn, N.Y., recycling plant cited by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for 22 alleged safety violations following employee's death
  • February 21 - OSHA News Release - Murphy Oil USA Inc. takes corrective action after U.S. Labor Department's OSHA conducts safety inspection
  • February 21 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA issues portland cement guidance document
  • February 21 - Federal Register 73:9594 - 9597 - Voluntary Protection Program Application Information; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 20 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms innovative alliance with Puerto Rico Shipping Association to improve safety for employees in maritime industry
  • February 20 - OSHA News Release - La Administración de Seguridad y Salud Ocupacional (OSHA) del Departamento del Trabajo de los EE.UU. forma una alianza innovadora con la Asociación de Navieros de Puerto Rico para mejorar la seguridad de los empleados de la industria marítima
  • February 20 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Seeking Nominations for Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health
  • February 19 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes nearly $70,000 in penalties against Atlanta area construction contractor for five safety violations
  • February 19 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Allegheny Energy Supply for workplace safety and health success
  • February 19 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Bovis Lend Lease and John Galt Corp. for fire safety, exit access, other hazards at Deutsche Bank tower
  • February 19 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Pelham, Ala., masonry contractor for 21 safety violations with more than $195,000 in proposed penalties
  • February 19 - OSHA News Release - Flushing, N.Y., apartment complex agrees to pay $66,000 to whistleblower terminated for requesting protective equipment in insecticide clean-up
  • February 18 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews safety and health alliance with Delmarva Safety Association to protect Latino employees
  • February 15 - OSHA News Release - Tuscaloosa, Ala., contractor receives $328,500 in proposed penalties after being cited for 13 safety violations by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • February 14 - Federal Register 73:8715 - 8716 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • February 14 - Federal Register 73:8712 - 8713 - Subpart R ("Steel Erection"); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 14 - Federal Register 73:8713 - 8715 - Subpart A ("General Provisions") and Subpart B ("Confined and Enclosed Spaces and Other Dangerous Atmospheres in Shipyard Employment") (29 CFR part 1915); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwo
  • February 13 - Federal Register 73:8374 - 8375 - Design of Cave-in Protection Systems; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 13 - OSHA News Release - Brandenburg Industrial Service Co. becomes first demolition company to receive U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA VPP 'star' safety status
  • February 13 - - National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE)
  • February 13 - Federal Register 73:8372 - 8374 - Requests Nominations for Employer, Employee and Public Representatives To Serve on the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health
  • February 13 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches safety and health alliance to protect employees in Somerset County, N.J.
  • February 13 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Veolia Environmental Services for stellar workplace safety and health
  • February 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines CITGO Petroleum Corp. in Lake Charles, La., $169,000 for safety and health violations
  • February 11 - Federal Register 73:7764 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • February 11 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites two Pennsylvania construction companies for workplace hazards
  • February 11 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Utility Contractors site in Wichita, Kan., for safety and health excellence
  • February 11 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA settlement of citations with Greenville, Pa., company brings added workplace protections to employees
  • February 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership to protect construction employees building Aurora, Ill., police station and branch court facility
  • February 08 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Renews its Alliance with the Washington Division of URS Corporation
  • February 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA announces workplace safety violations against Steris Isomedix Services in Waukegan, Ill.
  • February 07 - Federal Register 73:7324 - 7325 - SGS U.S. Testing Company, Inc.; Expansion of Recognition
  • February 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Long Island College Hospital and SEIU Local 1199 to enhance safeguards for first receivers
  • February 07 - OSHA Media Advisory - U.S. assistant secretary of labor for OSHA to speak at Construction Safety Day in Cincinnati
  • February 07 - Federal Register 73:7325 - 7328 - TUV America, Inc.; Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • February 05 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes USPS in Hastings, Neb., for safety and health excellence
  • February 05 - Federal Register 73:6744 - 6746 - Standard on Commercial Diving Operations; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 05 - Federal Register 73:6742 - 6744 - Grain Handling Facilities; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 04 - OSHA News Release - Scaffolding hazards at North Richland Hills, Texas, worksite bring fines totaling $210,000 from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • February 04 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Issues Enforcement Procedures Directive for New Hexavalent Chromium Standards
  • February 04 - OSHA National News Release - President's fiscal year 2009 budget request for U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA increases federal enforcement and compliance assistance efforts
  • February 01 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Establishes a New National Emphasis Program on Silica
  • February 01 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Reminds Employers to Post Injury-Illness Summaries Beginning Feb. 1, 2008
  • February 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Tampa, Fla.-based tank cleaning company for 20 safety violations following Savannah, Ga., area fatality
  • February 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA signs alliance with IBEW-NECA Technical Institute in Alsip, Ill.
  • February 01 - OSHA News Release - CITGO Petroleum Corp. takes corrective action after U.S. Labor Department's OSHA conducts safety inspection
  • February 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's new OSHA train-the-trainer course focuses on safety and health issues for maritime industry

January

  • January 31 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Postal Service's Cape Cod processing center steps up to become 'star' in elite workplace safety and health program
  • January 30 - Federal Register 73:5594 - 5596 - National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH)
  • January 30 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Seeking Nominations for National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health
  • January 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Carterville, Ill.
  • January 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Champaign, Ill.
  • January 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA joins with Apple Health Care Inc. to enhance safeguards for employees at 24 care facilities in Connecticut and Rhode Island
  • January 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Fairview Heights, Ill.
  • January 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Godfrey, Ill.
  • January 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Gainesville, Ga.-based general contractor following fatality at Ellijay, Ga., construction jobsite
  • January 28 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Upgrades its Small Business Assistance Website
  • January 28 - OSHA News Release - Pembroke, N.H., contractor faces $76,500 in fines from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for cave-in hazard at Hillsborough, N.H., jobsite
  • January 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Springfield, Ill.
  • January 28 - Federal Register 73:4919 - 4922 - Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc.; Application Expansion of Recognition; Voluntary Termination of Entela, Inc., Recognition
  • January 25 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Fairburn, Ga., utility contractor for two repeat safety violations at Cumming, Ga., jobsite
  • January 24 - OSHA News Release - Syracuse, N.Y., concrete products manufacturer faces $76,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for repeat and serious hazards
  • January 24 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to offer free trench and excavation safety seminar in Effingham, Ill.
  • January 24 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $192,000 in fines against Attleboro, Mass., manufacturer for 29 safety and health violations
  • January 24 - Federal Register 73:4286 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • January 23 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes nearly $43,000 in fines against Stratford, Conn., manufacturer following chemical spill and injury
  • January 23 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Announces New Alliance with Process Safety Group
  • January 23 - Federal Register 73:3893 - 3894 - Confined Spaces in Construction
  • January 23 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Extends the Comment Period for the Confined Spaces in Construction NPRM
  • January 22 - OSHA News Release - BlueLinx Corp. in Harlingen, Texas, achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • January 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $173,000 in fines against West Haven, Conn., roofing contractor for fall hazards at Farmington, Conn., worksite
  • January 22 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms safety and health partnership for GE X-ray manufacturing facility project at RPI Tech Park
  • January 18 - Federal Register 73:3489 - 3490 - Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health
  • January 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes nearly $200,000 in fines to Massachusetts and New York contractors at Boston's Commonwealth Pier
  • January 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA announces alliance with International Association of Bridge, Structural, Ornamental and Reinforcing Iron Workers
  • January 16 - OSHA News Release - Rowley, Mass., post office earns prestigious workplace safety and health 'star' from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • January 15 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forges partnership to enhance safety and health protection for employees during Hollywood Slots construction
  • January 15 - OSHA News Release - Orange, Conn., contractor faces nearly $75,000 in fines from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for cave-in, other hazards at New Haven, Conn., jobsite
  • January 14 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Goodyear's Social Circle, Ga., plant for five safety violations and $52,000 in proposed penalties
  • January 11 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Lancaster General Hospital for workplace safety and health success
  • January 11 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews safety and health alliance with Wisconsin Ready Mix Concrete Association
  • January 11 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Larson Manufacturing in Brookings, S.D., for excellence in occupational safety and health
  • January 10 - OSHA News Release - Wheelabrator's Bridgeport, Conn., waste-to-energy plant continues as workplace safety and health 'star'
  • January 10 - OSHA News Release - Wheelabrator's Millbury, Mass., waste-to-energy plant continues as workplace safety and health 'star'
  • January 09 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forges safety and health partnership to protect employees during Williams College construction project
  • January 09 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Round Rock, Texas-based TECO-Westinghouse Motor Co. for multiple safety violations following fatality
  • January 09 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $84,200 in fines against Corbett Creek Farm of Marlborough, N.H.
  • January 09 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Offers Tips to Protect Employees During Cold Weather
  • January 09 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Denver concrete contractor following accident injuring 13 employees
  • January 08 - Federal Register 73:1299 - 1300 - Regulatory Flexibility Act Review of the Methylene Chloride Standard
  • January 08 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Extends Comment Period for Lookback Review of Methylene Chloride Standard
  • January 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA establishes safety and health alliance with American Red Cross Wyoming Valley Chapter
  • January 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches safety and health alliance with Northampton Community College
  • January 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forges safety and health partnership for employees renovating Kirner-Johnson building at Hamilton College
  • January 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $41,000 in penalties against Madison, Ga., manufacturer for 8 safety violations
  • January 05 - OSHA News Release - New partnership to provide training to contractors and enhance employee safety and health during reconstruction of Ocean House Hotel in Watch Hill, R.I.
  • January 04 - Federal Register 73:895 - 897 - MET Laboratories, Inc.; Expansion of Recognition
  • January 03 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and Altec Industries Inc. Renew Alliance
  • January 02 - OSHA News Release - Fitzgerald, Ga., manufacturer facing over $71,000 in penalties after inspection by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA