December

  • December 29 - OSHA News Release - Bowling Center Company Settles Whistleblower Allegations
  • December 29 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Urges Employees and Employers Engaged In Snow Removal and Cleanup to Be Aware of Potential Hazards
  • December 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department Cites Tampa Electric and Gaffin Industrial Services After Molten Slag Release Fatally Injures 5 and Burns 1
  • December 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Saipan Construction Company After Three Fatal Exposures to Hydrogen Sulfide Gas
  • December 27 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Three Companies for Exposing Employees To Lead, Other Hazards, During Renovation of Chicago’s Old Post Office
  • December 26 - Federal Register 82:61035 - 61036 - Servicing Multi-Piece and Single Piece Rim Wheels; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 21 - OSHA News Release - New Haven Building Trades and Dimeo Construction Partner with U.S. Department of Labor to Promote Employee and Workplace Safety
  • December 21 - OSHA News Release - Vinyl Floor Manufacturer Faces $514,236 in Penalties for Safety Violations
  • December 19 - OSHA Statement - Statement from OSHA Regarding Fatal Occupational Injuries in 2016
  • December 19 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Labor Department and Bartlett Grain Reach Comprehensive Settlement Agreement to Improve Safety at 20 Facilities in 6 States
  • December 18 - Federal Register 82:60053 - 60054 - MET Laboratories, Inc.: Applications for Expansion of Recognition
  • December 18 - Federal Register 82:60051 - 60053 - Canadian Standards Association: Application for Expansion of Recognition and Proposed Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
  • December 18 - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Labor Department’s OSHA Accepting Electronically Submitted Injury, Illness Reports Through December 31
  • December 15 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA and the National Association of Women in Construction Renew Alliance to Protect Safety and Health of Female Construction Workers
  • December 14 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Company and Proposes $148,845 in Penalties for Exposing Employees to Trenching Hazards
  • December 12 - Federal Register 82:58450 - 58452 - Excavations (Design of Cave-in Protection Systems); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 12 - Federal Register 82:58450 - Minnesota State Plan; Changes in Level of Federal Enforcement: Employment on Indian Reservations and Twin Cities Army Ammunition Plant, and Coverage Clarifications
  • December 12 - Federal Register 82:58448 - 58450 - Safe + Sound Campaign; Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 12 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Contractor for Trenching Hazards and Proposes $130,552 in Penalties
  • December 11 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Auto Dealership after Fatal Fire
  • December 08 - OSHA News Release - Employee Receives Court-Ordered Restitution After Justified Whistleblowing Action
  • December 04 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites West Virginia Contractor After Employee Injured in Roof Fall, Proposes Penalties Totaling $86,916
  • December 01 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites Connecticut Contractor for Mercury and Respirator Hazards at New Hampshire Demolition Site

November

  • November 29 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Fines US Environmental Inc. for Safety Violations and Proposes Penalties Totaling $333,756
  • November 28 - Federal Register 82:56270 - 56271 - Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • November 28 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Pottery Manufacturer Reach Settlement Agreement Following Worker Fatality
  • November 24 - Federal Register 82:55761 - 55766 - Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses: Delay of Compliance Date
  • November 22 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Extends Compliance Date for Electronically Submitting Injury, Illness Reports to December 15, 2017
  • November 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Tampa Electric Co. And Critical Intervention Services Following Hazardous Chemical Release
  • November 17 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Proposes Over $1.8 Million in Fines Against a Wisconsin Corn Milling Facility After Fatal Grain Dust Explosion
  • November 09 - Federal Register 82:51986 - 51998 - Cranes and Derricks in Construction: Operator Certification Extension
  • November 09 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Lynnway Auto Auction For Exposing Employees to Numerous Hazards
  • November 09 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Again Cites Three Queens Supermarkets For Safety Violations
  • November 09 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Issues Final Rule Setting Compliance Date for Crane Operator Certification Requirements
  • November 08 - OSHA News Release - Missouri Podiatry Clinic Cited for Improper Handling of Medical Waste
  • November 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Contractors in Montana Following Severe Burns
  • November 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Farmers Cooperative After Worker Entrapped in Grain Bin
  • November 08 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Bimbo Bakeries USA For Multiple Workplace Hazards
  • November 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Parts Manufacturer After Injuries Reveal Hazards
  • November 07 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Resumes Regular Enforcement in Florida and Georgia
  • November 03 - Federal Register 82:51300 - 51301 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Mechanical Power Presses Standard
  • November 03 - Federal Register 82:51301 - 51302 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Grain Handling Facilities Standard
  • November 02 - Federal Register 82:50894 - 50895 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Ionizing Radiation Standard
  • November 02 - Federal Register 82:50896 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Fire Brigades Standard
  • November 02 - Federal Register 82:50895 - 50896 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Fire Protection in Shipyard Employment Standard
  • November 02 - OSHA Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Signs Alliance with Robotic Industries Association and NIOSH to Improve Worker Protections in Emerging Tech Industry
  • November 01 - Federal Register 82:50689 - 50691 - Standard on the Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection...
  • November 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Mississippi Company for Exposing Workers To Hazardous Energy, Equipment, and Other Hazards
  • November 01 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Boise Construction Company For Trenching Violations

October

  • October 31 - Federal Register 82:50445 - 50446 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Material Hoists, Personnel Hoists, and Elevators Standard
  • October 27 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and New York Manufacturer Reach Settlement to Improve Safety and Health
  • October 26 - Federal Register 82:49682 - 49683 - Preparations for the 34th Session of the UN Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (UNSCEGHS)
  • October 24 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor and Massachusetts Packaging Company and Staffing Agencies Reach Agreements to Enhance Workplace Safeguards
  • October 23 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites Pittsburgh Contractor after Hazards Lead to Fatal Electrocution
  • October 23 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Investigation Finds Hazards Remain at North Jersey Warehouse
  • October 23 - Federal Register 82:49043 - 49045 - TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Notice of Voluntary Reduction in Scope
  • October 18 - Federal Register 82:48531 - 48532 - Construction Standards on Posting Emergency Telephone Numbers and Floor Load Limits; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • October 17 - OSHA News Release - Birmingham Company Cited for Exposing Employees to Fall Hazards
  • October 17 - OSHA News Release - Contractor Cited for Scaffold Hazards at Philadelphia Work Site
  • October 16 - Federal Register 82:48119 - 48121 - Forging Machines; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • October 16 - Federal Register 82:48121 - 48122 - Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • October 13 - OSHA News Release - Pittsburgh Builder and OSHA Align to Promote Workplace Safety
  • October 13 - OSHA News Release - Education and Training Alliance to Focus on Colorado Construction Workers
  • October 13 - Federal Register 82:47772 - Nevada State Plan; Change in Level of Federal Enforcement: Private-Sector Employment on Military Bases
  • October 12 - OSHA News Release - OSHA and American Society of Safety Engineers Working Together To Provide Resources to Those Affected by Hurricane Harvey
  • October 11 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Alliance to Promote Worker Safety and Health in Lehigh Valley
  • October 10 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Resumes Regular Enforcement in Texas and Louisiana
  • October 06 - Federal Register 82:46837 - 46839 - Curtis-Strauss, LLC: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification of NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
  • October 05 - - Loren Sweatt
  • October 02 - Federal Register 82:45899 - 45900 - International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials EGS: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • October 02 - Federal Register 82:45898 - 45899 - TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • October 02 - Federal Register 82:45897 - 45898 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Powered Platforms for Building Maintenance Standard
  • October 02 - Federal Register 82:45900 - 45902 - General Working Conditions in Shipyard Employment; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements

September

  • September 28 - Federal Register 82:45316 - 45317 - Hawaii State Plan for Occupational Safety and Health; Operational Status Agreement
  • September 28 - Federal Register 82:45314 - 45316 - Steel Erection; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • September 28 - Federal Register 82:45317 - 45318 - Powered Industrial Trucks Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • September 27 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Railcar Maintenance Company for Repeatedly Exposing Employees to Fire and Explosion Hazards
  • September 26 - OSHA National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Awards $10.5 Million in Training Grants To 80 Nonprofit Organizations for Workplace Safety and Health
  • September 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites Chicago Container Manufacturer After 4 Workers Suffer Injuries
  • September 15 - OSHA News Release - Federal Agencies in Montana and Dakotas Align on Safety Practices
  • September 14 - Federal Register 82:43255 - 43257 - Recording and Reporting Occupational Injuries and Illnesses; Extension of OMB's Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • September 13 - Federal Register 82:43040 - 43041 - MET Laboratories, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Update to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
  • September 13 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA, American Chemistry Council Sign Alliance to Protect Workers from Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals
  • September 13 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA, National Grain and Feed Association Form Alliance to Protect Workers in Grain Handling Industry
  • September 08 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Renews Alliance to Provide Training to Young Workers
  • September 08 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Signs Alliance to Promote Worker Safety and Health
  • September 07 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Finds Machine-Guarding, Noise Violations at Florida Bakery
  • September 05 - Federal Register 82:41993 - 41994 - Curtis-Strauss LLC: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • September 01 - Federal Register 82:41659 - 41660 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Underground Construction Standard
  • September 01 - Federal Register 82:41659 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Notice of Alleged Safety or Health Hazards
  • September 01 - Federal Register 82:41661 - 41662 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Occupational Safety and Health Administration Grantee Quarterly Progress Report

August

  • August 30 - Federal Register 82:41294 - 41296 - Voluntary Protection Programs Information; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • August 30 - Federal Register 82:41292 - 41294 - Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • August 30 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA Issues Proposed Rule to Extend Compliance Deadline for Crane Operator Certification Requirements
  • August 30 - Federal Register 82:41184 - 41193 - Cranes and Derricks in Construction: Operator Certification Extension
  • August 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites Wisconsin Steel Pipe Manufacturer for Safety Hazards
  • August 25 - OSHA News Release - Public, Private Partnership Promotes Safety During LaGuardia Airport Redevelopment Project
  • August 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites South Dakota Company After Worker Buried in Trench Collapse
  • August 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA, Mason Contractors’ Association of St. Louis Renew Partnership for Worker Safety
  • August 24 - Federal Register 82:40314 - 40317 - Semiannual Agenda of Regulations
  • August 18 - Federal Register 82:39459 - 39460 - Grain Handling Facilities; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • August 16 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Cites New York Paperboard Mill for 61 Safety, Health Hazards
  • August 14 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA to Hold Second Public Meeting to Solicit Suggestions for Growing, Strengthening Voluntary Protection Programs
  • August 11 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Investigation Finds Psychiatric Hospital Workers Remain Exposed to Serious Workplace Hazards
  • August 10 - Federal Register 82:37467 - 37468 - Standard on the Mechanical Power Presses; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • August 09 - OSHA News Release - North Florida Roofing Company Cited Again for Workplace Safety Hazards
  • August 08 - Federal Register 82:37117 - 37118 - Ionizing Radiation Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Collections of Information (Paperwork)
  • August 08 - Federal Register 82:37120 - 37121 - Material Hoists, Personnel Hoists, and Elevators Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • August 08 - Federal Register 82:37118 - 37120 - Fire Brigades Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • August 02 - Federal Register 82:35995 - 36005 - Jardon and Howard Technologies, Incorporated; Application for Permanent Variance and Interim Order; Grant of Interim Order; Request for Comments

July

  • July 31 - Federal Register 82:35550 - 35551 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Rigging Equipment for Material Handling
  • July 31 - Federal Register 82:35549 - 35550 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Portable Fire Extinguishers Standard
  • July 31 - Federal Register 82:35555 - 35556 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Overhead and Gantry Cranes Standard
  • July 31 - Federal Register 82:35548 - 35549 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution Standard for Construction and General Industry and Electrical Protective Equipment for Construction and General
  • July 31 - Federal Register 82:35554 - 35555 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Hydrostatic Testing Provision of the Portable Fire Extinguishers Standard
  • July 31 - Federal Register 82:35553 - 35554 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Requirements for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration Training Institute Education Centers Program and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration Out
  • July 31 - OSHA News Release - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA, DJ Basin Safety Council Renew Alliance to Protect Colorado Workers
  • July 31 - Federal Register 82:35551 - 35552 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Anhydrous Ammonia Storage and Handling Standard
  • July 28 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA revises its online whistleblower complaint form
  • July 27 - Federal Register 82:34980 - 34981 - TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition and Application for Reduction in Scope of Recognition
  • July 26 - Federal Register 82:34697 - 34698 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Manlifts Standard
  • July 21 - OSHA News Release - Aluminum manufacturing company’s history of safety violations continues, putting employees at Camden County facility at risk of serious injuries
  • July 21 - OSHA News Release - OSHA orders Wells Fargo to reinstate SoCal whistleblower; pay $577K in back wages, damages, attorneys’ fees
  • July 18 - Federal Register 82:32874 - Susan Harwood Training Grant Program, FY 2017
  • July 18 - OSHA News Release - OSHA investigation finds safety failures led to the death of 3 workers who entered a manhole containing lethal gases
  • July 14 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA launches application to electronically submit injury and illness data on August 1
  • July 14 - OSHA National News Release - US Labor Department announces $10.5M funding opportunity for Susan Harwood Training grants to support worker safety, health training
  • July 06 - Federal Register 82:31252 - 31253 - Walking-Working Surfaces and Personal Protective Equipment (Fall Protection Systems) for General Industry; Approval of Collections of Information
  • July 03 - Federal Register 82:30910 - 30911 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Ethylene Oxide Standard
  • July 03 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA announces policy change on monorail hoists in construction

June

  • June 30 - Federal Register 82:29934 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Concrete and Masonry Construction Standard
  • June 28 - OSHA News Release - OSHA finds machine safety hazards, silica overexposure at Ohio steel plant
  • June 28 - Federal Register 82:29261 - 29263 - Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses: Proposed Delay of Compliance Date
  • June 27 - Federal Register 82:29182 - 29224 - Occupational Exposure to Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds in Construction and Shipyard Sectors
  • June 27 - OSHA National News Release - US Labor Department’s OSHA proposes to delay compliance date for electronically submitting injury, illness reports
  • June 26 - Federal Register 82:28908 - 28909 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Logging Operations Standard
  • June 26 - OSHA National News Release - Summer’s here – and the time is right for: ‘Water, Rest and Shade’
  • June 23 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA to hold public meeting to solicit suggestions for strengthening the Voluntary Protection Programs
  • June 23 - OSHA National News Release - US Labor Department’s OSHA publishes proposed rule on beryllium exposure
  • June 21 - Federal Register 82:28358 - 28359 - SGS North America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • June 21 - Federal Register 82:28359 - 28360 - TUV SUD America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • June 21 - Federal Register 82:28356 - 28358 - Curtis-Strauss LLC: Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • June 20 - Federal Register 82:28098 - 28099 - Underground Construction Standard Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • June 19 - OSHA News Release - Missouri citations highlight importance of vigilance in preventing trench cave-ins, protecting workers
  • June 19 - OSHA News Release - Consent judgment compensates three Hartford health center employees fired after concerns were raised about tuberculosis exposure
  • June 12 - Federal Register 82:26956 - 26957 - Fire Protection in Shipyard Employment Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • June 12 - Federal Register 82:26957 - 26958 - Agency Information Collection Activities of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Control Numbers Under the Paperwork Reduction Act
  • June 06 - Federal Register 82:26121 - 26122 - Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH)
  • June 05 - Federal Register 82:25818 - 25819 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Gear Certification Standard
  • June 02 - OSHA Regional News Brief - State Farm at Park Center safety partnership announced
  • June 02 - Federal Register 82:25631 - 25632 - California State Plan; New Operational Status Agreement
  • June 01 - Federal Register 82:25338 - 25340 - MET Laboratories, Inc.: Applications for Expansion of Recognition and Proposed Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
  • June 01 - OSHA News Release - OSHA, New Jersey medical center reach agreement on violence prevention
  • June 01 - OSHA National News Release - OSHA announces inaugural ‘Safe + Sound Week’ Agency, safety experts, industry leaders raise awareness of safety, health programs

May

  • May 31 - Federal Register 82:24994 - 24995 - Preparations for the 33rd Session of the UN Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (UNSCEGHS)
  • May 31 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA partners with Construction Safety Leadership Alliance to promote worker safety, health in Dallas-Fort Worth region
  • May 31 - OSHA News Release - OSHA finds safety failures in its investigation of fatal incident at Florida electrical cable manufacturer
  • May 30 - OSHA News Release - Saipan casino contractors face penalties following OSHA investigation
  • May 25 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA renews alliance to promote safety for Oklahoma’s oil, gas workers
  • May 23 - Federal Register 82:23609 - 23611 - The Hydrostatic Testing Provision of the Portable Fire Extinguishers Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of the Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 23 - Federal Register 82:23611 - 23612 - Curtis-Strauss LLC: Application for Expansion of Recognition and Proposed Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
  • May 22 - Federal Register 82:23314 - 23315 - TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • May 22 - Federal Register 82:23312 - 23314 - Standard on Powered Platforms for Building Maintenance; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 22 - Federal Register 82:23315 - 23316 - Grantee Quarterly Progress Report; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 19 - OSHA News Release - OSHA finds machine safety hazards, lead overexposure at Ohio steel plant
  • May 16 - Federal Register 82:22563 - 22564 - Fire Protection in Shipyard Employment Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 10 - OSHA News Release - Court upholds OSHA finding that railroad company violated Maine employee's whistleblower rights
  • May 04 - OSHA News Release - Ohio auto insulation manufacturer faces penalties following worker injury
  • May 04 - OSHA National News Release - 4th annual National Fall Prevention Safety Stand-Down begins May 8 OSHA, partners announce week-long initiative
  • May 03 - Federal Register 82:20548 - 20549 - Clarification of Employer's Continuing Obligation To Make and Maintain an Accurate Record of Each Recordable Injury and Illness
  • May 03 - OSHA News Release - OSHA reminds storm recovery workers, volunteers to take safety precautions
  • May 02 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA, Holder Construction Group partner for safety at northeastern Illinois data center construction site
  • May 01 - Federal Register 82:20388 - 20394 - OSHA Training Institute (OTI) Education Center; Notice of Competition and Request for Applications
  • May 01 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA seeks applications from organizations interested in becoming OSHA Training Institute Education Centers

April

  • April 26 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Recognizes Workers' Memorial Day in New York
  • April 26 - Federal Register 82:19261 - 19262 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Presence Sensing Device Initiation Standard
  • April 26 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Recognizes Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 25 - Federal Register 82:19090 - 19091 - Overhead and Gantry Cranes; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Recognizes Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA recognizes Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA recognizes Workers' Memorial Day in Ohio
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA recognizes Workers' Memorial Day in Peoria, Illinois
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Recognizes Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA recognizes Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Recognizes Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA recognizes Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 25 - Federal Register 82:19087 - 19089 - Standard on the Storage and Handling of Anhydrous Ammonia; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA Recognizes Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA recognizes Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 25 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA recognizes Workers' Memorial Day Renews commitment to making safety a priority
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA recognizes Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 25 - Federal Register 82:19089 - 19090 - Requirements for the OSHA Training Institute Education Centers Program and the OSHA Outreach Training Program; Requesting the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA recognizes Workers' Memorial Day in Madison, Wisconsin
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA recognizes Workers' Memorial Day in Rockford, Illinois
  • April 25 - OSHA News Release - OSHA recognizes Workers' Memorial Day in Wichita, Kansas Renews commitment to making safety a priority
  • April 24 - Federal Register 82:18930 - 18932 - Portable Fire Extinguishers (Annual Maintenance Certification Record); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of the Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 24 - Federal Register 82:18934 - 18935 - Rigging Equipment for Material Handling; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 24 - Federal Register 82:18932 - 18934 - Notice of Alleged Safety and Health Hazard (Form OSHA-7); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Collections of Information
  • April 24 - OSHA News Release - OSHA administrative law judge rules that Massachusetts companies operated as single employer at worksite where 3 workers fell
  • April 12 - OSHA News Release - Employer in fatal Boston trench collapse did not provide safety training and basic safeguards for employees, OSHA finds
  • April 10 - OSHA News Release - Safety Stand-Down events aim to improve safety for landscape workers
  • April 06 - Federal Register 82:16856 - 16858 - Bay Area Compliance Laboratories Corp.: Grant of Recognition as a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory
  • April 06 - OSHA National News Release - OSHA to delay enforcing crystalline silica standard in the construction industry
  • April 05 - Federal Register 82:16629 - 16630 - The Ethylene Oxide (EtO) Standard (Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Collections of Information (Paperwork) Requirements)
  • April 05 - Federal Register 82:16627 - 16629 - Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution Standards for Construction and General Industry and Electrical Protective Equipment Standards for Construction and General Industry; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approva
  • April 05 - Federal Register 82:16630 - 16632 - MET Laboratories, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
  • April 03 - OSHA National News Release - OSHA orders Wells Fargo to reinstate whistleblower, fully restore lost earnings in banking industry

March

  • March 28 - OSHA News Release - Safety Stand-Down events put the brakes on injuries at Georgia road sites
  • March 22 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA, Nebraska alliance members to train, protect workers in meat-packing, other industries from common workplace hazards
  • March 22 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA, Operation Engineers, Local 150, renew alliance to train, protect Illinois heavy equipment operators
  • March 21 - OSHA National News Release - US Labor Department announces delay in beryllium rule effective date
  • March 21 - Federal Register 82:14439 - Occupational Exposure to Beryllium; Further Delay of Effective Date
  • March 20 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA and Missouri builders, contractors continue alliance to provide outreach, protect workers from common hazards
  • March 15 - Federal Register 82:13867 - 13868 - SGS North America, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • March 15 - Federal Register 82:13868 - 13870 - International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials EGS: Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • March 15 - OSHA News Release - OSHA's 'Safe and Sound' campaign assists employers in keeping workplaces safe and healthy
  • March 09 - Federal Register 82:13143 - 13144 - TUV SUD America Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • March 09 - Federal Register 82:13141 - 13142 - Logging Operations Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of the Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 08 - OSHA News Release - OSHA urges recovery workers, employers and public to safeguard themselves against hazards in storm cleanup
  • March 02 - Federal Register 82:12370 - 12371 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Definition and Requirements for a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory
  • March 02 - Federal Register 82:12318 - 12319 - Occupational Exposure to Beryllium: Proposed Delay of Effective Date
  • March 02 - Federal Register 82:12369 - 12370 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Cranes and Derricks in Construction Standard
  • March 02 - OSHA News Release - Partnership to focus on safety at Amherst College construction project
  • March 01 - OSHA National News Release - US Labor Department proposes delay to beryllium rule effective date

February

  • February 27 - Federal Register 82:11945 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Crawler, Locomotive, and Truck Cranes Standard for General Industry
  • February 24 - Federal Register 82:11654 - 11655 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Student Data
  • February 24 - Federal Register 82:11653 - 11654 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Access to Employee Exposure and Medical Records
  • February 24 - Federal Register 82:11656 - 11657 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Aerial Lifts Standard
  • February 24 - Federal Register 82:11658 - 11659 - Concrete and Masonry Construction Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 24 - Federal Register 82:11655 - 11656 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Occupational Safety and Health Administration Conflict of Interest and Disclosure
  • February 23 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA, Allied Construction Industries renew partnership to train, protect nearly 30K Ohio construction workers
  • February 14 - Federal Register 82:10588 - 10589 - Manlifts; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 13 - Federal Register 82:10499 - 10500 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Formaldehyde Standard
  • February 07 - Federal Register 82:9597 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Construction Fall Protection Systems Criteria, Practices, and Training Requirements
  • February 03 - Federal Register 82:9232 - 9233 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Asbestos in General Industry Standard
  • February 03 - Federal Register 82:9230 - 9231 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Occupational Noise Exposure Standard
  • February 01 - Federal Register 82:8901 - Occupational Exposure to Beryllium: Delay of Effective Date

January

  • January 23 - Federal Register 82:7869 - 7870 - Occupational Safety and Health Administration Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (MACOSH)
  • January 23 - Federal Register 82:7866 - 7867 - TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
  • January 23 - Federal Register 82:7867 - 7868 - Michigan State Plan; Change in Level of Federal Enforcement: Marine Construction
  • January 23 - Federal Register 82:7868 - 7869 - Curtis-Strauss LLC: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • January 23 - Federal Register 82:7864 - 7866 - Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • January 19 - Federal Register 82:6657 - Senior Executive Service Performance Review Board Membership
  • January 19 - OSHA Trade Release - US Department of Labor renews the Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health
  • January 18 - Federal Register 82:5373 - 5387 - Department of Labor Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Annual Adjustments for 2017
  • January 18 - OSHA News Release - Green Bay manufacturer faces more than $219K in proposed penalties after two workers suffer severe injuries within 10 days
  • January 18 - OSHA News Release - OSHA cites Ohio railroad parts manufacturer after follow-up inspection finds workers remain exposed to machine, fall hazards
  • January 18 - OSHA News Release - OSHA orders Amtrak to reinstate, pay $892K to employee discharged in violation of Federal Railroad Safety Act
  • January 17 - OSHA News Release - OSHA: Employee's death at Bellingham auto parts business 'preventable'
  • January 17 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA proposes nearly $89K penalty after finding concrete manufacturer again exposed workers to airborne silica
  • January 17 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA fines Pennsylvania hospital $32K for exposing employees to workplace violence, other hazards
  • January 13 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA, Rocky Mountain Education Center renew alliance to support worker safety education throughout Colorado
  • January 13 - OSHA News Release - OSHA reminds workers, employers that fall protection can prevent tragedy when removing snow on rooftops, elevated surfaces
  • January 13 - OSHA Trade Release - OSHA issues recommended practices to promote workplace anti-retaliation programs
  • January 13 - OSHA News Release - Oklahoma truck bed manufacturer fined $535K for putting workers at risk, as OSHA inspectors identify 30 safety, health violations
  • January 12 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA cites Sioux Falls company after 40-year-old equipment operator suffers serious injuries in trench cave-in at Brandon work site
  • January 12 - OSHA News Release - Masonry contractor continues to expose workers to fall hazards
  • January 10 - OSHA News Release - US Department of Labor sues Jasper Roofing Contractors, CEO for retaliation after employee cooperates with OSHA investigation
  • January 09 - Federal Register 82:2470 - 2757 - Occupational Exposure to Beryllium
  • January 09 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA finds workers exposed to multiple fall hazards while roofing Winnetka home
  • January 09 - OSHA News Release - OSHA cites New York contractor for exposing workers to excavation hazards at high school construction site
  • January 06 - OSHA National News Release - US Department of Labor issues final rule to lower beryllium levels, increase workplace protections to reduce health risks
  • January 05 - OSHA News Release - US Labor Department sues food manufacturer, owner that terminated employee who tried to call 911 after co-worker suffered amputation
  • January 05 - OSHA Regional News Brief - Atlanta-based paper, plastic recycler exposes workers to fire, explosion, machine guarding hazards; OSHA proposes $133K in penalties
  • January 04 - OSHA News Release - OSHA finds Illinois contractor, Robert Barringer III exposes roofers to potentially deadly fall hazards
  • January 03 - OSHA Regional News Brief - OSHA investigation of Jersey City Medical Center worker's fatal fall finds facility exposed employees to dangerous electrical hazards
  • January 03 - OSHA News Release - Chicago metal container manufacturer faces more than $81K in OSHA penalties after 3rd worker suffers amputation injury
  • January 03 - OSHA News Release - OSHA finds Wisconsin medical clinic exposed workers to asbestos hazards