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What's New - 2004

December

  • December 30 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Cites Danville, Ill. Firm for Failing to Protect Workers From Hazardous Workplace Conditions
  • December 30 - National Release - OSHA to Issue Final Rule on Standards Improvement Process
  • December 29 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Ice Manufacturer for Exposing Florida and Georgia Employees to Health and Safety Hazards
  • December 28 - Region 5 Release - Leipsic, Ohio Metal Coating Firm Awarded OSHA's Top Honors for Voluntary Worker Protection
  • December 28 - Region 5 Release - Central Illinois Chapter of American Red Cross Joins OSHA in Alliance
  • December 28 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Teams With Honeywell International, El Paso, Texas, to Promote Workplace Safety
  • December 28 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Y HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL CONFORMAN ALIANZA EN EL PASO, TEXAS, PARA PROMOVER LA SEGURIDAD EN EL LUGAR DE TRABAJO
  • December 27 - Federal Register 69:77272-77273 - Hazardous Chemicals in Laboratories Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 27 - Federal Register 69:77273-77274 - Subpart R ("Steel Erection"); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 21 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Forms Partnership With Odessa, Texas, Company to Promote Workplace Safety
  • December 21 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Partners with Business, Labor and Government to Safeguard Workers on Hunt's Point Pollution Control Project in the Bronx
  • December 21 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites Singer Park Contractors for Health and Safety Hazards
  • December 21 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Cites Mt. Carmel, Ill. Public Utility Company Following Workplace Fatality
  • December 21 - OSHA Document - OSHA Best Practices for Hospital-Based First Receivers of Victims
  • December 21 - Trade Release - OSHA Offers Best Practices for Hospitals Receiving Victims of Mass Casualties
  • December 20 - Region 5 Release - OSHA and Wisconsin Association of Occupational Health Nurses Form Alliance to Promote Safety and Health
  • December 17 - National Release - U.S. Labor Department Publishes Youth Employment Rules
  • December 16 - Federal Register 69:75435-75445 - Oregon State Plan -- Proposed Final State Plan Approval and Approval of Supplements to the Oregon Occupational Safety and Health State Plan; Proposed Rule and Notice
  • December 16 - Federal Register 69:75446-75450 - Oregon State Plan; Approval of Plan Supplements; Revised State Plan
  • December 16 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Contractor for Safety Hazards Following Fatal Accident at TVA's Cumberland City Plant
  • December 15 - Trade Release - OSHA Seeks Comments on Final Approval of Oregon State Plan
  • December 15 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Cites Indiana Firm Following Ohio Trench Fatality
  • December 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 24 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • December 14 - OSHA Statement - Statement of Labor Secretary Elaine L. Chao on 2003 Workplace Injury and Illness Rates
  • December 14 - Federal Register 69:74539-74541 - Underground Construction Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 14 - National Release - U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao Announces New Appointments at OSHA
  • December 14 - Region 4 Release - OSHA, National Park Service and Project Managers Sign Partnership for Safety at Mammoth Cave Electrical Renovation Project
  • December 13 - Region 4 Release - Safer Work Sites and Healthier Workers Goals of New Alliance Signed by OSHA, Consulate General of Mexico, and Georgia Tech
  • December 10 - Trade Release - OSHA Administrator Announces Personnel Shifts
  • December 10 - Region 6 Release - New Alliance Will Promote Safety for Electrical Workers in Louisiana
  • December 09 - Region 8 Release - OSHA Recognizes Two Colorado Springs Companies For Excellence in Job Safety and Health
  • December 09 - OSHA Speech - National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health Washington, D.C.
  • December 09 - Trade Release - OSHA Debuts Safety and Health Page on Chemical Reactivity Hazards
  • December 09 - Trade Release - OSHA Offers Tips To Protect Workers In Cold Environments
  • December 09 - Federal Register 69:71434-71436 - Powered Industrial Trucks; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 08 - National Release - U.S. Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health Announces His Plans for Departure
  • December 08 - Region 3 Release - OSHA Launches Alliance with the Northeastern Pennsylvania Labor Management Council
  • December 08 - Region 4 Release - OSHA and Athens Technical College's Safety Academy Form Alliance to Train Students in Safe Work Practices
  • December 07 - Chemical Reactivity Hazards - New Safety and Health Topics Page
  • December 07 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Cites Southern New Jersey Company for Safety and Health Hazards Involving Noise
  • December 07 - Federal Register 69:70710-70711 - Design of Cave-in Protection Systems; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information-Collection Requirements (Paperwork)
  • December 07 - Federal Register 69:70709-70710 - Methylene Chloride Standard; Extensions of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of the Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 06 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Douglas, Ga., Plant For Exposing Workers to Amputation Hazards
  • December 06 - National Release - Federal Agencies Launch Effort to Help Teen Workers Stay Safe and Healthy on the Job this Winter
  • December 06 - Trade Release - OSHA Forms Alliance with the National Utility Contractors Association
  • December 06 - Region 2 Release - Long Island Contractor with History of Violations Faces $119,000 in OSHA Fines for Latest Workplace Hazards
  • December 06 - Federal Register 69:70373 - Methylenedianiline in Construction; Correction
  • December 02 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Griffin, Ga., Trailer Manufacturer for Exposing Workers to Safety and Health Hazards
  • December 02 - Region 7 Release - Energizer Battery Achieves OSHA Recognition
  • December 02 - Trade Release - Building Service Contractors Association Aligns with OSHA
  • December 02 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Cites Little Ferry Company for Machine Hazards
  • December 01 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites 19 Contractors for Safety Hazards at Kennesaw State University Construction Site
  • December 01 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Cites Piping Technology and Products Inc., Houston, For Exposing Workers to Safety Hazards
  • December 01 - National Release - OSHA Cites Wagner Companies Following Trench Fatality
  • December 01 - Federal Register 69:69958-69959 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • December 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 23 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

November

  • November 30 - Region 2 Release - OSHA and Rutgers Occupational Training and Education Consortium Focus on Port Security for Petrochemicals
  • November 30 - Region 3 Release - OSHA Launches Alliance with the Northeast Pennsylvania Manufacturers and Employers Association
  • November 30 - Federal Register 69:69633-69637 - Commercial Diving Operations; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • November 29 - Region 8 Release - OSHA Signs Alliance with the Association for High Technology Distribution
  • November 29 - Region 8 Release - OSHA and Colorado Safety Association Form Alliance To Improve Worker Safety and Health
  • November 29 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Announces Opening of New Area Office in Austin
  • November 29 - Region 6 Release - OSHA ANUNCIA LA APERTURA DE UNA NUEVA OFICINA PARA EL ÁREA DE AUSTIN
  • November 29 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Selma Smelting Plant for Safety Hazards Following Investigation of Fatal Accident
  • November 29 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites Two Contractors for Cave-In Hazards at Concord Jobsite
  • November 26 - Federal Register 69:68793-68805 - Basic Program Elements for Federal Employee Occupational Safety and Health Programs and Related Matters; Subpart I for Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements
  • November 24 - Trade Release - OSHA to Issue Final Rule on Federal Agency Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements
  • November 24 - Federal Register 69:68405-68407 - Communication Certification Laboratory, Application for Renewal and Expansion of Recognition; Withdrawal of Sites of Other NRTLs
  • November 24 - Federal Register 69:68404-68405 - Fire Brigades Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • November 24 - Federal Register 69:68712-68717 - Updating OSHA Standards Based On National Consensus Standards; General, Incorporation by Reference; Hazardous Materials, Flammable and Combustible Liquids; General Environmental Controls, Temporary Labor Camps; Hand and Portable Powered Tools and Other Hand Held Equipment, Guarding of Portable Powered Tools; Welding, Cutting, and Brazing, Arc Welding and Cutting; Special Industries, Sawmills
  • November 24 - Federal Register 69:68283-68285 - Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards
  • November 24 - Federal Register 69:68705-68711 - Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards; General, Incorporation by Reference; Hazardous Materials, Flammable and Combustible Liquids; General Environmental Controls, Temporary Labor Camps; Hand and Portable Powered Tools and Other Hand Held Equipment, Guarding of Portable Powered Tools; Welding, Cutting, and Brazing, Arc Welding and Cutting; Special Industries, Sawmills; Proposed Rule and Direct Final Rule
  • November 23 - Trade Release - OSHA Takes First Steps to Update National Consensus Standards
  • November 22 - Region 2 Release - Rochester, N.Y, Contractor Faces $67,000 in OSHA Fines for Cave-In Hazards at Blasdell Supermarket Worksite
  • November 19 - Trade Release - National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics Offers Recommendations to OSHA
  • November 18 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Contractor Following Trenching Fatality at Opelika Job Site
  • November 18 - National Release - OSHA Demonstrates Successful Enforcement Program in FY 2004
  • November 18 - Federal Register 69:67609 - National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • November 17 - Region 2 Release - Labor Department Orders American Standard - Trane Corporation To Rehire Whistleblower
  • November 16 - Federal Register 69:67177-67180 - Voluntary Protection Programs Information; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • November 15 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Cites Terminix Commercial For Exposing Employees to Hazardous Chemicals
  • November 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 22 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • November 12 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Welcomes Johnson Creek, Wis. Worksite into "Star" Voluntary Protection Program
  • November 10 - Region 2 Release - OSHA, Contractors, Join to Improve Safety & Health for Connecticut's Painting, Construction and Home Restoration Workers
  • November 10 - Region 8 Release - Heritage Farms and Mountain Prairie Farms of Wiley Issued Citations for Safety and Health Violations
  • November 08 - Region 6 Release - Windsor Republic Door Inc., Little Rock, Ark., Cited $155,250 in Penalties for Exposing Workers to Safety Hazards
  • November 08 - Region 5 Release - Chicago Tortilla Maker Penalized $163,350 for Willful and Serious Workplace Safety and Health Violations
  • November 08 - Region 2 Release - Homogeneous Metals Gets Another "Star" for Safety and Health Ceremony to be Held November 10 in Clayville, NY
  • November 08 - Trade Release - MACOSH Public Meeting Set for December 8-9 in Norfolk, Va.
  • November 08 - Region 5 Release - Workplace Fatality Leads to $56,000 Fine for Broadview, Il. Printing Company
  • November 08 - Federal Register 69:64791-64792 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • November 05 - OSHA Speech - Greater St. Louis Safety and Health Conference
  • November 05 - Region 7 Release - Chief Industries-Custom Products Division Achieves OSHA Recognition
  • November 05 - Region 3 Release - OSHA Forms Partnership to Protect Electrical Workers in Pennsylvania, Delaware and New Jersey
  • November 04 - Region 10 Release - Gustafson LLC in Marsing, Idaho, Receives OSHA Safety Recognition Award
  • November 04 - Federal Register 69:64325-64326 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • November 03 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Signs Safety & Health Alliance
  • November 03 - Trade Release - OSHA Accepts Georgia-Pacific Corporation as First Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) Corporate Participant
  • November 03 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Announces New Partnership to Safeguard Workers on Rochester's Troup Howell Bridge Replacement Project
  • November 02 - Federal Register 69:63555 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • November 02 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Announces New Partnership to Protect Workers on Two Roadway Construction Projects in Buffalo and Cheektowaga, NY
  • November 02 - Region 2 Release - OSHA, Hispanos Unidos de Buffalo, NYS Labor Department to Provide Safety & Health Training to Hispanic Workers in Western New York
  • November 02 - Region 2 Release - OSHA, Lehigh Construction Group Renew Alliance to Improve Workplace Safety and Health for Western NY's Future Construction Workers
  • November 01 - Region 7 Release - GE Transportation Rail-Global Signaling Achieves OSHA Recognition
  • November 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 21 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

October

  • October 29 - Region 10 Release - OSHA Cites Kaverit Steel and Crane Following Crane Collapse at Port of Morrow in Boardman, Ore.
  • October 29 - Region 2 Release - Amsterdam, N.Y., Concrete Manufacturer Fined $147,500 for Willful, Repeat and Serious Safety and Health Hazards
  • October 29 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Forms Alliance with Odessa, Texas, Hispanic Construction Group To Promote Construction Safety
  • October 28 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Roofing Company for Exposing Workers to Safety Hazards at Hampton, Ga., Manufacturing Plant
  • October 28 - Region 6 Release - New Alliance Will Promote Safety for Area Oil and Gas Workers
  • October 28 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Strengthens Alliances with Hispanic Work Organizations To Foster Safe and Healthy Workplaces
  • October 28 - Region 2 Release - New OSHA Partnership Formed to Protect Construction Workers in New Jersey
  • October 26 - Trade Release - Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography Joins OSHA in Alliance
  • October 26 - Trade Release - OSHA, American Biological Safety Association Renew Alliance
  • October 26 - Region 7 Release - Kiewit Construction Company-Holland Performing Arts Center Achieves OSHA Recognition
  • October 25 - Region 2 Release - Brooklyn Contractor Faces $130,000 in OSHA Fines Following Worker Death at Long Island City Jobsite
  • October 25 - Federal Register 69:62303 - National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics; Notice of Meeting
  • October 25 - Region 8 Release - Yellowstone National Park Recognized by OSHA For Excellence in Occupational Safety and Health
  • October 22 - Region 5 Release - Illinois Company Penalized $361,500 for Willful and Serious Workplace Safety Violations
  • October 22 - Region 7 Release - Georgia-Pacific, Kansas City Packaging Achieves OSHA's "Star" Recognition
  • October 21 - Region 5 Release - Chicago Food Producer Fined $172,350 For Federal Workplace Safety and Health Violations
  • October 20 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Cites Six Firms for Hazards at Construction Site in Texas
  • October 19 - Region 4 Release - OSHA, American Society of Safety Engineers, Georgia Tech, Form Alliance to Reduce Trenching Hazards
  • October 18 - Region 5 Release - OSHA, Illinois Health Care Association to Sign Safety and Health Alliance
  • October 18 - Federal Register 69:61406 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • October 18 - Region 6 Release - Houston's Goodman Manufacturing Settles OSHA Citations
  • October 15 - Trade Release - OSHA Signs Strategic Partnership with the Army
  • October 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 20 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • October 14 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Cites Amitech USA for Exposing Workers to Hazardous Chemicals at Zachary, La., Plant
  • October 13 - Workplace Substance Abuse
  • October 13 - Federal Register 69:60909-60910 - Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health: Notice of Meeting
  • October 12 - Region 7 - Associated General Contractors Join with OSHA to Form Safety and Health Alliance
  • October 12 - National Release - U.S. Labor Secretary Elaine L. Chao Signs Drug-Free Workplace Alliance Agreement With Four International Labor Unions
  • October 12 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Fines Massena, N.Y., Automobile Parts Manufacturer $160,000 for Failing to Record Workplace Injuries and Illnesses
  • October 08 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Allies with Mass. Nurses Association to Protect Health Care Workers
  • October 08 - Region 3 Release - OSHA Cites Norristown, Pa., Firm For Exposing Workers to Hazards
  • October 07 - Region 10 Release - BP Exploration Alaska Receives OSHA Safety Recognition Award
  • October 07 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Florida Contractor for Exposing Workers to Excavation Hazards
  • October 07 - Federal Register 69:60191-60192 - Cranes and Derricks Standard for Construction; Posting Weight and Load Capacity of Personnel Platforms; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • October 06 - Federal Register 69:59965-59966 - 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 05 - Region 2 Release - New OSHA Partnership Aimed At Protecting New Jersey Construction Workers
  • October 05 - Federal Register 69:59617 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • October 05 - Federal Register 69:59617-59618 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • October 05 - Region 5 Release - OSHA, Chicago Medical Society, and Chicago Dental Society Sign Safety and Health Alliance
  • October 04 - Federal Register 69:59305-59474 - Occupational Exposure to Hexavalent Chromium
  • October 04 - Region 5 Release - Suburban Chicago Company Penalized $114,300 for Willful and Serious Workplace Safety Violations
  • October 01 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Cites Houston Company For Safety Violations Following Fatal Accident
  • October 01 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Launches Alliance with Korean Cleaners Association of New Jersey to Protect Workers
  • October 01 - Trade Release - OSHA Proposes Revised Rule on Hexavalent Chromium
  • October 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 19 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

September

  • September 29 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites Ashland, N.H., Contractor for Cave-In Hazard at Woodstock Sewer Installation Project
  • September 29 - Region 3 Release - OSHA Launches Alliance with Property Casualty Insurers Association of America to Help Small Businesses
  • September 29 - Trade Release - OSHA Aligns with the Gilbane Building Company
  • September 29 - Region 2 Release - OSHA and Puerto Rico Occupational Safety and Health Office Form Safety and Health Alliance With Engineers and Land Surveyors (En Espanol)
  • September 29 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites New Bedford, Mass., Tire Recycler For Numerous Health And Safety Hazards
  • September 29 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Cites The Neiman Marcus Group Inc. in Austin For Alleged Safety Violations
  • September 28 - National Release - Trinational Occupational Safety and Health Working Group Sets Active Work Program for 2005
  • September 27 - Region 10 Release - OSHA Teams Up For Safety and Health Workshop for Educators in Boise, Idaho
  • September 27 - Region 4 Release - OSHA and American Subcontractors Association Form Alliance To Prevent Laceration, Back and Hand Injuries
  • September 24 - Region 7 Release - Amazon.com Achieves OSHA Recognition
  • September 24 - Federal Register 69:57365-57366 - Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • September 23 - Federal Register 69:57086-57087 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • September 23 - Federal Register 69:57098-57099 - Cranes and Derricks Standard for Construction: Recording Tests for Toxic Gases and Oxygen-Deficient Atmospheres in Enclosed Spaces; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • September 23 - Federal Register 69:57097-57098 - Cranes and Derricks Standard for Construction; Notification of Operational Specifications and Hand Signals: Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • September 23 - Region 7 Release - Nebraska Telecommunications Tower Industry and OSHA To Sign Partnership
  • September 22 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Alabama Poultry Processor Following Fatal Accident
  • September 22 - OSHA Statement - Statement of Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health John Henshaw On New Workplace Fatality Data
  • September 22 - Federal Register 69:56795-56796 - Grain Handling Facilities Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • September 22 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Cites Ogdensburg Cheese Plant for Safety & Health Hazards
  • September 20 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Auburn, Ala., Contractor for Trenching Hazards
  • September 20 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Fines Peoria, Ill., Firm $56,000 For Workplace Safety Violations
  • September 17 - Region 8 Release - Hamilton Sundstrand Recognized by OSHA For Excellence in Occupational Safety and Health
  • September 16 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Cites Colt Utilities in Pearland, Texas, for Trenching and Excavation Hazards
  • September 16 - Region 5 Release - Ohio Pallet Company Fined $179,700 For Workplace Safety and Health Violations
  • September 16 - National Release - U.S. Labor Department Awards more than $10.5 Million in Grants For Safety and Health Training Programs
  • September 15 - Federal Register 69:55667-55708 - Fire Protection in Shipyard Employment; Final Rule
  • September 15 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Proposes $540,000 in Penalties for Ohio Auto Parts Manufacturer
  • September 15 - Region 3 Release - Unguarded Machinery Results in $113,000 Proposed Penalty For Mt. Pocono Envelope Manufacturer
  • September 15 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Rejoins Safety Partnership with Bovis Lend Lease at Major Chicago Construction Site
  • September 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 18 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • September 14 - OSHA Speech - U.S. Department of Labor National Safety Congress, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • September 14 - Trade Release - Final Rule Published on Fire Protection for Shipyard Employment
  • September 14 - Trade Release - OSHA/NHTSA Unveil "Every Belt - Every Ride" Seat Belt Campaign
  • September 13 - Trade Release - Certification Council added to year-old Alliance with Board of Certified Safety Professionals
  • September 13 - Region 2 Release - U-Haul of Western N.Y. Faces $73,200 in OSHA Fines Following Inspection At Tonawanda, N.Y., Rental Facility
  • September 13 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites St. Augustine Company for Exposing Workers To Health and Safety Hazards
  • September 13 - Region 7 Release - Nebraska Grain and Feed Association Joins With OSHA to Form Safety and Health Alliance
  • September 10 - Region 6 Release - Worker's Death at Dallas Worksite Brings OSHA Penalties Totaling $115,500
  • September 10 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Fines Batavia, N.Y., Commercial Laundry $140,850 for Not Protecting Workers against Bloodborne Hazards
  • September 10 - Region 4 Release - OSHA, Metro Atlanta Firefighters, Georgia Tech, Contractors Form Alliance to Prevent Trenching Accidents
  • September 09 - OSHA Speech - International Congress on Labour Inspections in Mexico City, Mexico
  • September 08 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Contractor for Trenching Hazards at Fort Jackson Job Site
  • September 07 - OSHA Speech - The Second China International Forum on Work Safety Beijing, P.R. China
  • September 07 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Brunswick Contractor for Scaffolding Hazards
  • September 03 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Proposes $59,400 in Penalties Against Leonel Rubio Masonry in Houston for Safety Violations
  • September 03 - Federal Register 69:53947 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • September 02 - National Release - Ergonomics Guidelines Announced for Poultry Processing Industry
  • September 02 - Region 2 Release - OSHA, Lovell Safety Management, Partner to Help New York State Employers Develop Safety and Health Management Programs
  • September 01 - Region 2 Release - New Alliance to Protect Construction Workers from Excavation Hazards
  • September 01 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Mobile Supermarket for Blocking Emergency Exits
  • September 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 17 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

August

  • August 31 - Federal Register 69:52938-52940 - Voluntary Protection Program for Construction, Draft; Notice
  • August 31 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Forms Safety and Health Alliance with the Northeastern Subcontractors Association and the New York State Department of Labor
  • August 30 - OSHA Speech - Voluntary Protection Programs Participants' Association 20th Annual Conference
  • August 30 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Alliance Seeks to Protect Maine Highway Workers from Hazards
  • August 30 - Trade Release - OSHA Proposes Voluntary Protection Program for Construction
  • August 30 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites Stoughton, Mass., Carpet Distributor for Job Hazards following Storage Rack Collapse
  • August 30 - Region 8 Release - OSHA Sponsoring Excavation Safety Seminars In Colorado
  • August 30 - Federal Register 69:52938-52940 - Respiratory Protection Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • August 27 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Announces Worker Safety and Health Partnership in Construction of Bloomington, Ill. Community Center
  • August 27 - Federal Register 69:52734-52735 - Gear Certification Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • August 27 - Federal Register 69:52732-52734 - OSHA-7 Form ("Notice of Alleged Safety and Health Hazards"); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • August 27 - Region 6 Release - Worker Safety for I-10/Picardy Interchange Is Goal of New Partnership
  • August 26 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Proposes $108,500 in Fines Against Turner Egg Farm Operation
  • August 26 - Federal Register 69:52528-52530 - Concrete and Masonry Construction; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection Requirements (Paperwork)
  • August 26 - Region 6 Release - BP AMOCO Plant Fined $63,000 Following Chemical Release and Fire in Texas City, Texas
  • August 25 - Region 3 Release - OSHA Cites 11 Construction Contractors For Asbestos Hazards
  • August 24 - Region 4 Release - Alabama Nursing Home Facility Agrees to Work with OSHA To Abate Ergonomics Hazards
  • August 24 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Fines Suburban Chicago Construction Company $141,000 for Workplace Safety Violations
  • August 24 - Region 7 Release - OSHA Announces Partnership for Construction of New KETV Tower
  • August 24 - Federal Register 69:48753-48760 - Procedures for the Handling of Discrimination Complaints Under Section 806 of the Corporate and Criminal Fraud Accountability Act of 2002, Title VIII of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002; Final Rule
  • August 24 - Region 1 Release - Mattress Giant Corp. Faces $140,000 in OSHA Fines For Multiple Safety Hazards at Warehouses in Three States
  • August 23 - National Release - OSHA on the Ground in Florida and Assisting Workers Involved in Hurricane Cleanup and Recovery Operations
  • August 23 - National Release - OSHA Publishes Final Rule on Whistleblower Procedures Under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002
  • August 20 - Region 1 Release - Ansonia, Conn., Metals Plant Faces $55,500 in Proposed OSHA Fines
  • August 20 - Trade Release - OSHA Signs Strategic Partnership with Electrical Contractors, Labor, Industry Associations
  • August 18 - Region 8 Release - OSHA Establishes Partnership with Contractors At Denver Stapleton Redevelopment Site
  • August 18 - National Release - OSHA Offers Technical Assistance for Workers Involved in Cleanup and Recovery Operations from Hurricane Charley more...
  • August 18 - Region 1 Release - Unguarded Machinery, Other Hazards, Result in $67,200 in Proposed Fines For New Hampshire Match Manufacturer
  • August 18 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Cites Lebanon, N.J., Company For Fall Hazards Endangering Workers
  • August 18 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Forms Partnership to Protect Battery Park Construction Project Workers
  • August 16 - Region 6 Release - OSHA and 21st Century Resources Inc. in El Paso Form Alliance to Promote Construction Safety (En Espanol)
  • August 16 - Region 1 Release - Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors National Association Aligns with OSHA
  • August 16 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites Balfour Beatty for Safety Hazards Following Crane Fatality on Sikorsky Memorial Bridge Project
  • August 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 16 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • August 13 - Trade Release - OSHA Issues Alert on the Dangers Associated with Cleanup and Recovery from Hurricanes
  • August 13 - Trade Release - OSHA Unveils Safety and Health Topics Page for Residential Construction
  • August 13 - Region 7 Release - Solutia, Inc., J.F. Queeny Plant Gets Another "Star" For Safety and Health
  • August 12 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Contractor Involved in Jacksonville Trenching Fatality
  • August 11 - Region 1 Release - Pembroke, Mass., Electrical Contractor Faces $52,000 in OSHA Fines
  • August 10 - Federal Register 69:48753-48760 - Alberici Mid-Atlantic, LLC, Commonwealth Dynamics, Inc., and R and P Industrial Chimney Co., Inc., Application for Permanent Variance and Interim Order, Grant of Interim Order, and Request for Comments
  • August 10 - Region 4 Release - Georgia Pesticide Manufacturer Cited for Hazardous Work Conditions
  • August 10 - Trade Release - American Safety and Health Institute Joins OSHA in Alliance
  • August 09 - Federal Register 69:48253-48256 - Request for Public Comment on Oregon State Standards
  • August 09 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites Fitchburg, Mass. Steel Erector for Unsafe Conditions at Merrimack, New Hampshire, Site
  • August 09 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Company Involved in Valdosta Highway Work Zone Fatality
  • August 09 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Daytona International Speedway
  • August 06 - Trade Release - OSHA Invites Comments on Amendments to Oregon State Standards
  • August 06 - Federal Register 69:47960 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • August 06 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Fines Northern Illinois Company $137,500 For Federal Workplace Safety Violations
  • August 04 - Trade Release - OSHA Urges Federal Employees to Fasten Their Seat Belts
  • August 04 - Federal Register 69:46986-46994 - Controlled Negative Pressure REDON Fit Testing Protocol
  • August 04 - Trade Release - OSHA Issues Final Rule on Respiratory Protection
  • August 04 - Region 7 Release - OSHA, North Dakota Department of Career and Technical Education Form Alliance
  • August 03 - Federal Register 69:46629 - National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • August 02 - Region 2 Release - Three New York Construction Contractors Face Over $160,000 In OSHA Fines Following Fatal Accident at Bronx Construction Site
  • August 02 - Region 1 Release - Bridgeport Employer Faces $81,600 in OSHA Fines for Safety Hazards
  • August 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 15 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

July

  • July 30 - National Release - OSHA Fines St. Louis Construction Company $280,000 For Deadly Crane Collapse in Toledo
  • July 28 - Trade Release - OSHA Aligns with the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and Joint Commission Resources, Inc.
  • July 28 - Trade Release - OSHA, Construction Management Association Renew Alliance
  • July 28 - Trade Release - OSHA Aligns with the Modular Building Institute
  • July 28 - Region 4 Release - Alliance Between OSHA and Safety Council of Palm Beach County Designed to Reduce Work Zone Traffic Accidents
  • July 28 - Region 3 Release - New OSHA Partnership Formed to Protect Workers During The St. Paul Homes Expansion Project
  • July 28 - Federal Register 69:45081-45082 - Cranes and Derricks Standard for Construction; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 28 - Federal Register 69:45082-45083 - Logging Operations Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 27 - Region 2 Release - New OSHA Partnership Formed to Protect Hispanic Workers in Northern New Jersey
  • July 27 - Trade Release - OSHA, NIOSH Initiatives are Focus of Upcoming NACOSH Public Meeting
  • July 27 - Federal Register 69:44695 - National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • July 27 - Federal Register 69:44694-44695 - Powered Platforms for Building Maintenance Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 27 - Region 6 Release - San Antonio Firm Cited $89,100 for Repeat Safety Hazards
  • July 26 - Region 4 Release - Bainbridge Box Manufacturing Plant Cited for Hazardous Work Conditions
  • July 26 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Launches Partnership To Protect Workers At Calamos Project
  • July 23 - Region 7 Release - OSHA Partners with Topeka Home Builders Association
  • July 23 - Federal Register 69:44068-44069 - Ionizing Radiation Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 23 - Region 4 Release - OSHA, Mississippi Associated General Contractors Form Safety Alliance
  • July 22 - Trade Release - OSHA Signs Letter of Agreement with Mexico
  • July 22 - National Release - U.S. Labor Secretary Elaine L. Chao Discusses Efforts to Continue Decline in Hispanic Worker Fatalities, Injuries at First-Ever Summit. [En Español]
  • July 22 - Speech: John L. Henshaw - Remarks: DOL-OSHA Hispanic Safety and Health Summit Orlando, Florida July 22, 2004
  • July 21 - Federal Register 69:43624-43625 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • July 21 - Hispanic Employers and Workers Page - Provides access to OSHA's compliance assistance resources for Hispanic employers and workers.
  • July 20 - 59th FSHC Agenda - The Federal Safety and Health Councils announce the 59th Annual FSHC Conference Agenda for this year's conference, September 14-16, 2004
  • July 19 - Trade Release - Latest Alliance Unites OSHA and BELFOR USA
  • July 19 - Trade Release - OSHA Unveils New Web Page on Whistleblower Program
  • July 19 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Announces Partnership To Protect Workers At Des Plaines Metropolitan Square Project
  • July 19 - Federal Register 69:43020-43021 - Crawler, Locomotive, and Truck Cranes; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 19 - Federal Register 69:43018-43020 - Standard on Manlifts; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 16 - Federal Register 69:42781-42782 - Standard on the Storage and Handling of Anhydrous Ammonia; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 15 - OSHA publishes Whistleblower's web page. Designed to provide "one-stop" shopping for information related to Whistleblower complaints and complaint filing procedures."  
  • July 15 - Trade Release - OSHA Debuts Electronic Assistance Tool on Ammonia Refrigeration   more...
  • July 15 - Federal Register 69:42379-42381 - Steel Erection; Slip Resistance of Skeletal Structural Steel
  • July 15 - Federal Register 69:42458 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • July 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 14 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • July 14 - Trade Release - OSHA Announces Limited Reopening of Slip Resistance of Walking Surfaces Provision in Steel Erection Rulemaking Record
  • July 14 - Federal Register 69:42215-42216 - Proposed Information Collection Request Submitted for Public Comment and Recommendations; 29 CFR Part 1904, Recording and Reporting Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (1218-0176) [1904]
  • July 14 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites Two Maine Employers Following Explosion
  • July 14 - New eTool - OSHA Releases Ammonia Refrigeration eTool.
  • July 14 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Montgomery, Ala., Contractor for Trenching Hazards
  • July 13 - Trade Release - Consensus Reached on Recommendation for OSHA Cranes and Derricks Standard
  • July 13 - Region 5 Release - North Ridgeville, Ohio, Plastics Company Assessed $123,450 in Proposed Penalties for Alleged Willful and Serious Workplace Safety Violations
  • July 13 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Lee Brass for Exposing Workers to Health and Safety Hazards Agency Proposes Over $122,000 in Penalties to Anniston, Ala., Company
  • July 13 - Trade Release - Partnership Established with Ireland and Northern Ireland
  • July 12 - Trade Release - OSHA, American Meat Institute Renew Alliance
  • July 12 - Federal Register 69:41851-41852 - Nationwide Site-Specific Targeting (SST) Inspection Program
  • July 09 - Region 6 Release - Excavation Hazards at Redfield Worksite Bring Citations, Fines Totaling $95,000
  • July 08 - Federal Register 69:41221-41225 - Employer Payment for Personal Protective Equipment
  • July 08 - Region 5 Release - Failure to Protect Workers from Moving Machine Parts Results in Significant OSHA Fine for Columbus, Ohio, Firm
  • July 07 - Region 7 Release - International Paper Gets Another "Star" for Safety and Health
  • July 07 - Region 7 Release - Precise Technology Inc. Achieves OSHA Recognition
  • July 07 - Trade Release - OSHA forms Alliance with The Steel Group
  • July 07 - Trade Release - OSHA Announces Limited Reopening of Personal Protective Equipment Rulemaking Record
  • July 06 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Rockmart, Ga., Industrial Laundry for Exposing Workers To Safety and Health Hazards, Assesses $50,000 in Fines
  • July 06 - Federal Register 69:40660-40661 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • July 06 - Trade Release - OSHA Extends Comment Period on Site-Specific Targeting Program
  • July 06 - Region 6 Release - OSHA, North Texas Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors, QUOIN Form Partnership to Promote Construction Safety
  • July 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 13 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

June

  • June 28 - Trade Release - OSHA Unveils New Web Pages on Fireworks Safety
  • June 28 - Two New Posters: - Fireworks Safety Tips - Display Operators [845 KB PDF] - Fireworks Safety Tips - Retail Sales [925 KB PDF]
  • June 28 - New Technical Links Page - OSHA Assistance for the Pyrotechnics Industry
  • June 28 - Trade Release - Safety and Health Information Bulletin Focuses on Pipeline Safety
  • June 28 - New Safety & Health Bulletin - Hazards Associated with De-Watering of Pipelines
  • June 25 - Region 6 Release - Excavation Hazards at Corpus Christi Worksite Bring OSHA Citations and Fines Totaling $52,000
  • June 24 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Forms Workplace Safety and Health Alliance With SPPAPR in Puerto Rico - En Español
  • June 24 - Federal Register 69:35392-35393 - Procedures for the Handling of Discrimination Complaints Under Federal Employee-Protection Statutes; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • June 24 - Trade Release - OSHA Appoints ACCSH Members
  • June 23 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Proposes $60,000 in Penalties Against Eveready Construction Co. in Houston For Alleged Safety Violations
  • June 23 - Region 1 Release - OSHA to Hold Workplace Violence Conference for New England Employers
  • June 23 - Region 7 Release - Parkview Healthcare Advances in OSHA Program
  • June 22 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites Two Employers Following Fatal Accident in Portland Harbor
  • June 21 - Region 5 Release - El Departamento de Trabajo de los EEUU organiza reunion cumbre en Orlando para los temas de seguridad y salud
  • June 21 - Meeting Minutes - Hearing Conservation Program for Construction Workers Stakeholder Meeting Summary Reports
  • June 18 - Region 5 Release - Wisconsin Stone Cutting Company Fined $135,600 For Exposing Workers to Silica
  • June 18 - Federal Register 69:34098-34099 - Safety Standards for Cranes and Derricks
  • June 17 - Federal Register 69:33940 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • June 16 - Region 6 Release - Excavation Hazards at New Orleans Worksite Bring OSHA Citations and Fines
  • June 16 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Naples Company for Exposing Workers to Safety Hazards
  • June 16 - Trade Release - Crane and Derrick Negotiated Rulemaking Committee to Meet in Washington, July 6-9
  • June 15 - Region 10 Release - OSHA and Contractors Team Up For Safety and Health
  • June 15 - Media Release - U.S. Department of Labor to Host Hispanic Safety and Health Summit in Orlando
  • June 15 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Gulfport Company for Exposing Workers to Safety and Health Hazards
  • June 15 - Federal Register 69:33419-33420 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • June 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 12 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • June 14 - Trade Release - National Federation of Independent Business Aligns with OSHA
  • June 11 - Region 6 Release - Free OSHA Training in Residential Construction Safety Scheduled For June 15 in Fayetteville
  • June 11 - Region 6 Release - Free OSHA Training in Residential Construction Safety Scheduled For June 18 in West Memph
  • June 11 - Region 6 Release - Free OSHA Training in Residential Construction Safety Scheduled For June 22 in Jonesboro
  • June 11 - Region 6 Release - Free OSHA Training in Residential Construction Safety Scheduled for June 16 in Mountain Home
  • June 11 - Region 6 Release - Free OSHA Training in Residential Construction Safety Scheduled for June 17 in Little Rock
  • June 11 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Special Emphasis Program Aims to Improve Worker Safety in Arkansas' Residential Construction Industry
  • June 09 - Trade Release - American Pyrotechnics Association Joins OSHA in Alliance
  • June 09 - OSHA Speech - Speaker: Asst. Secretary John L. Henshaw - Date: 06/08/2004 - Presented To: American Society of Safety Engineers
  • June 08 - Federal Register 69:31927-31929 - Notice of Availability of the Regulatory Flexibility Act Review of Presence Sensing Device Initiation for Mechanical Power Presses
  • June 08 - Federal Register 69:31880-31882 - Mechanical Power -- Transmission Apparatus; Mechanical Power Presses; Telecommunications; Hydrogen
  • June 08 - Region 5 Release - Southeastern Ohio Aluminum Foundry Penalized $104,000 for Serious, Willful Workplace Safety Violations
  • June 08 - Trade Release - OSHA, American Society of Safety Engineers Renew Alliance
  • June 07 - Trade Release - Latest Alliance Unites OSHA, NIOSH and the National Wooden Pallet and Container Association
  • June 07 - Federal Register 69:31777-31778 - Announcement of Stakeholders Meetings for Hearing Conservation Program for Construction Workers
  • June 04 - Region 7 Release - Nebraska Grain and Milling Plant Cited For Repeated OSHA Violations
  • June 04 - Trade Release - OSHA Schedules Second Set of Stakeholder Meetings on Hearing Conservation for Construction Workers
  • June 03 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Gwinnett County Contractor Involved in Trenching Fatality
  • June 03 - Federal Register 69:31415-31416 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • June 02 - OSHA Speech - Speaker: Asst. Secretary John L. Henshaw - Date: 05/27/2004 - Presented To: New England Homeland Security Conference
  • June 02 - Region 10 Release - OSHA and U.S. Army Garrison, Fort Lewis, Announce Alliance
  • June 01 - Region 2 Release - OSHA and Hispanic Resource Center Form Westchester County Safety & Health Alliance
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  • June 01 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Rincon, Ga., Manufacturer for Safety and Health Hazards
  • June 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 11 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

May

  • May 28 - National Release Ergonomics Guideline Announced for Retail Grocery Stores (Retail Grocery Stores Ergonomics Guideline)
  • May 27 - Region 4 Release OSHA Cites Smyrna Contractor for Exposing Workers to Trenching Hazards at Carroll County Job Site
  • May 26 - Region 7 Release Construction Firm Cited in Kansas for Alleged Repeat Safety Hazards
  • May 26 - Region 4 Release OSHA Cites Miami Company for Failing to Abate Safety Hazards
  • May 26 - Region 4 Release OSHA Cites Pipeline Company for Trenching Hazards at Ocilla, Ga., Job Site, Agency Proposes Penalties Totaling $115,500
  • May 26 - Region 6 Release San Antonio Construction Firm Cited in Kansas for Alleged Repeat Safety Hazards
  • May 26 - Trade Release The Dow Chemical Company Renews Alliance with OSHA
  • May 26 - Trade Release Two New VPP Initiatives Encourage More Companies To Strive For Excellence
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  • May 26 - Trade Release OSHA Offers Tips For Working In Hot Weather
  • May 26 - Region 2 Release New OSHA Partnership Formed to Protect Workers During Weehawken Project
  • May 25 - Region 4 Release New Alliance Will Promote Safety for Alabama Maritime Workers
  • May 25 - Region 7 Release Lawn Care and Landscaping Companies Form Safety and Health Alliance with OSHA
  • May 21 - Region 4 Release Excavation Hazards at Baton Rouge Worksite Bring OSHA Citations and Fines Totaling $45,900
  • May 20 - Region 4 Release OSHA Cites Contractor for Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards at Arkabutla Creek Bridge Construction Site
  • May 19 - Region 2 Release OSHA Proposes $133,650 in Fines against Two Model City, N.Y., Employers after Worker Loses Leg in Conveyor
  • May 19 - Region 5 Release Business and Safety Conference Scheduled at South Suburban College on May 25
  • May 18 - Region 4 Release OSHA Cites Four Contractors at Camp Lejeune Construction Site
  • May 17 - Federal Register 69:28157-28179 - Susan Harwood Training Grant Program, FY 2004 Budget
  • May 18 - Trade Release Federal Agencies Launch Effort to Help Teen Workers Stay Safe and Healthy on the Job this Summer
  • May 17 - Region 10 OSHA And Fishing-Vessel Owners Forge Alliance For Job Safety
  • May 17 - Trade Release OSHA Administrator John Henshaw Announces Selection of Dr. Keith Goddard as Head of OSHA's Evaluation and Analysis Directorate
  • May 17 - Trade Release OSHA Extends Comment Period on Hazard Communication Guidance Documents for Additional 30 Days
  • May 17 - Trade Release OSHA Seeking Proposals For $5.3 Million In New Safety And Health Training Grants
  • May 17 - Federal Register 69:27870 - Safety Standards for Cranes and Derricks
  • May 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 10 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • May 14 - Region 7 Release OSHA Cites Grain Handling Company Following Fatality Inspection
  • May 14 - Federal Register 69:26896-26897 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • May 14 - Federal Register 69:26893 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • May 13 - Trade Release Crane and Derrick Negotiated Rulemaking Committee Extends Meeting in Phoenix to June 1-4
  • May 12 - Region 3 Release OSHA Aligns with the Delmarva Safety Association to Protect Hispanic Workers
  • May 12 - Region 3 Release OSHA, Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry Form Alliance to Protect Workers
  • May 12 - Region 7 Release Koch-Glitsch LP Qualifies For OSHA Recognition
  • May 12 - Region 4 Release OSHA Cites Valdosta Contractor for Exposing Workers to Trenching Hazards at Homerville Job Site
  • May 12 - Region 4 Release New Partnership Will Promote Safety For Georgia Aquarium Construction
  • May 11 - Region 2 Release OSHA Cites Employer For Exposing Workers To Excavation Hazards
  • May 11 - Region 2 Release Camden, N.J. Plating Company Cited for Failing to Follow Worker Safety and Health Laws; Penalty of $162,000 is Proposed
  • May 10 - Region 6 Release OSHA Cites Two Edinburg Area Employers Following Fatal Accident
  • May 10 - Region 2 Release New Alliance Aims For Better Job Safety And Health In Upstate N.Y.
  • May 10 - Region 6 Release OSHA Proposes $43,200 in Penalties Against Leonel Rubio Masonry in Houston For Safety Violations
  • May 07 - Trade Release OSHA Accepting Comments on Site-Specific Targeting Program
  • May 07 - Federal Register 69:25611-25613 - Bloodborne Pathogens Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 06 - Federal Register 69:25445-25446 - Nationwide Site-Specific Targeting (SST) Inspection Program
  • May 06 - Teen Summer Jobs: $afety Pays - Summer is a time millions of teens work. Use this site to get the 411 on job safety.
  • May 05 - Federal Register 69:25144-25145 - NSF International, Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • May 04 - Region 10 Release OSHA Finds Safety Violations at Two Ammon, Idaho, Construction Sites
  • May 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 9 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

April

  • April 29 - Region 2 Release OSHA Cites Inadequate Structural Support at Tropicana Garage After Fatal Collapse
  • April 29 - Trade Release OSHA, American Industrial Hygiene Association Renew Alliance
  • April 29 - [OSHA Speech] Speaker: Asst. Secretary John L. Henshaw - Date: 04/21/2004 - Presented To: 8th Biennial Governor's Pacific-Rim Safety and Health Conference
  • April 28 - Region 2 Release OSHA Offers Seminar for Employers of Spanish-Speaking Workers
  • April 28 - Region 5 Release OSHA Fines Downstate Illinois Power Plant Following Fatality Investigation
  • April 28 - Trade Release National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics to Meet in Washington May 11-12
  • April 28 - Federal Register 69:23227 - National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics; Notice of Meeting
  • April 27 - SHIB 04-27-2004 - Deaths Involving the Inadvertent Connection of Air-line Respirators to Inert Gas Supplies
  • April 27 - Trade Release Statement by OSHA Administrator John Henshaw On Worker Memorial Day 2004
  • April 27 - Trade Release OSHA, Airline Group Renew Alliance
  • April 27 - Federal Register 69:22748-22749 - Safety Standards for Cranes and Derricks
  • April 26 - Trade Release Crane and Derrick Negotiated Rulemaking Committee to Meet in Phoenix, June 2-4
  • April 26 - Federal Register 69:22572 - Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • April 23 - Trade Release Hawaii Business Recognized for Exemplary Safety and Health Programs
  • April 23 - Federal Register 69:22096-22097 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of OMB Approval
  • April 23 - Trade Release ACCSH Public Meeting Scheduled for May 18-19 in Washington
  • April 23 - Region 1 Release New England Homeland Security Conference To Be Held At Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., May 27, 2004
  • April 22 - Region 2 Release OSHA And Small Business Development Centers Team Up To Promote Safe And Healthful Workplaces in Western New York
  • April 22 - Region 2 Release OSHA, Transportation Security Administration, Join to Improve Safety and Health of TSA Employees at Buffalo Niagara International Airport
  • April 20 - Region 6 Release Excavation Hazards at Baton Rouge Worksite Bring OSHA Citations and Fines Totaling $65,000
  • April 20 - Federal Register 69:21163-21164 - Course Evaluation Form; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 19 - Region 2 Release Second Safety Partnership Launched At 731 Lexington Construction Site
  • April 19 - Trade Release OSHA Approves Changes to Washington and Alaska State Plans
  • April 19 - Federal Register 69:20826-20828 - Alaska State Plan; Approval of Plan Supplement; Level of Federal Enforcement
  • April 19 - Federal Register 69:20840-20841 - Safety Standards for Cranes and Derricks
  • April 19 - Federal Register 69:20828-20829 - Washington State Plan; Approval of Plan Supplement; Level of Federal Enforcement
  • April 16 - Trade Release Crane and Derrick Negotiated Rulemaking Committee to Meet in Washington, May 4-7
  • April 16 - Region 6 Release OSHA Proposes $111,000 in Penalties Against Fort Smith Construction Company
  • April 16 - Region 5 Release OSHA Announces Logging Association Alliance in Wisconsin
  • April 16 - Region 8 Release OSHA and Colorado AGC Now Partners For Worker Safety
  • April 16 - Region 6 Release Fatal Accident at Arkansas Poultry Processing Plant Brings OSHA Citations, Penalties for Tyson Foods
  • April 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 8 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • April 14 - Region 2 Release OSHA Cites Schenectady Contractor Following Fatal Cave-In
  • April 14 - Region 1 Release OSHA Cites Wallingford, Conn., Manufacturer for Widespread Safety and Health Hazards
  • April 14 - Factsheet - Planning and Responding to Workplace Emergencies
  • April 14 - Factsheet - The OSHA Consultation Program
  • April 14 - Factsheet - OSHA Requirements When a Worker Experiences a Job-Related Injury or Illness
  • April 14 - Factsheet - Voluntary Protection Programs
  • April 14 - Factsheet - The OSHA Alliance Program
  • April 14 - Factsheet - State Job Safety and Health Programs
  • April 14 - Factsheet - Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response
  • April 14 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Jacksonville Company for Exposing Workers To Health and Safety Hazards
  • April 13 - Federal Register 69:17773-17842 - Electrical Standard; Proposed Rule
  • April 13 - Trade Release - American Dental Association Joins OSHA in Alliance
  • April 13 - Trade Release - OSHA ANNOUNCES TARGETED INSPECTION PLAN FOR 2004
  • April 13 - Federal Register 69:19361-19363 - Longshoring and Marine Terminals; Vertical Tandem Lifts
  • April 12 - Trade Release - OSHA Schedules Public Hearing on Vertical Tandem Lifts
  • April 09 - Trade Release - OSHA Extends Comment Period on Hazard Communication Guidance Documents
  • April 08 - Trade Release - Trinational Occupational Safety and Health Web Site Launched
  • April 08 - Region 4 Release - Ignoring OSHA Citations Results in Over $77,000 in Penalties
  • April 08 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Mississippi Contractor for Scaffolding Hazards
  • April 08 - Region 2 Release - OSHA And N.Y. Labor Department Ally With Realty Managers To Protect Building Service Workers
  • April 06 - Region 10 Release - OSHA Renews Partnership with Potlatch Corp. of Lewiston, Idaho
  • April 06 - Federal Register 68:18140-18142 - Welding, Cutting and Brazing Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 05 - Federal Register 68:17587-17595 - Procedures for the Handling of Discrimination Complaints under Section 6 of the Pipeline Safety Improvement Act of 2002
  • April 05 - Trade Release - OSHA Publishes Interim Final Rule on Whistleblower Procedures under the Pipeline Safety Improvement Act of 2002
  • April 02 - Region 1 Release - Safety Hazards on Route 3 Highway Project Lead to $371,000 In OSHA Fines for Massachusetts Contractor
  • April 02 - Trade Release - OSHA Proposes Revisions to Electrical Installation Standard
  • April 01 - Region 5 Release - Contractors on Chicago Jobsite Fined $324,500 For Exposing Workers to Potentially Deadly Falls
  • April 01 - Region 5 Release - Inattention to Workplace Safety Leads to $84,750 Fine for Chicago Furniture Manufacturer
  • April 01 - Region 2 Release - New Partnership Will Enhance Safety of Highway Construction Workers in New Jersey
  • April 01 - OSHA Statement - Statement by Assistant Secretary of Labor John Henshaw on GAO's Report on OSHA Voluntary Compliance Strategies
  • April 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 7 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

March

  • March 31 - Region 5 Release - Nation's Top OSHA Official Welcomes Plymouth Employer into Prestigious State Safety Program
  • March 31 - Region 5 Release - OSHA and Illinois Landscape Contractors Association Planning a Safer 2004 Season for Workers
  • March 30 - Federal Register 69:16739-16752 - Revision of the Department of Labor Freedom of Information Act Regulations and Implementation of Electronic Freedom of Information Act Amendments of 1996
  • March 30 - Federal Register 69:16510-16511 - Assigned Protection Factors
  • March 29 - Trade Release - OSHA forms Alliance with EPA and Six Chemical Organizations
  • March 29 - Region 3 Release - OSHA and Philadelphia Plant Enter Into Settlement Agreement
  • March 29 - Trade Release - American Petroleum Institute/National Fire Protection Association Sign Joint Alliance with OSHA
  • March 29 - Trade Release - OSHA to Extend Deadlines for Post-Hearing Comments and Briefs on Assigned Protection Factors
  • March 29 - Region 2 Release - Workplace Safety & Health Alliance with OSHA, Albany County and New York Department of Labor Aims at Protecting Construction Workers
  • March 26 - Region 8 Release - "Safety Fest of the West", 7-8 de abril en Denver
  • March 26 - Region 8 Release - OSHA and Partners Present "Safety Fest of the West" April 7-8 in Denver
  • March 26 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Aligns with "Little School and More" to Protect Local Hispanic Workers
  • March 26 - Trade Release - Statement by OSHA Administrator John Henshaw on the 2002 Lost-Worktime Injuries and Illness Data
  • March 26 - Region 5 Release - Madison, Ill., Business Cited Again for Serious and Willful Violations of Worker Safety and Health Laws; $462,600 Penalty Proposed
  • March 26 - Region 5 Release - Milwaukee Company Penalized $193,500 for Failing to Protect Workers from Electrical Hazards
  • March 26 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Cites Bronx Employer After Two Workers Die in Oil Tank
  • March 26 - Federal Register 68:15906-15907 - Construction Records for Rigging Equipment for Material Handling; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 26 - Federal Register 68:15907-15909 - Hydrostatic Testing Provision of the Portable Fire Extinguishers Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork)
  • March 26 - Federal Register 68:15905-15906 - Standard on Portable Fire Extinguishers (Annual Maintenance Certification Record); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork)
  • March 25 - [Congressional Testimony] - Statement by John L. Henshaw - Presented to: SUBCOMMITTEE ON EMPLOYMENT, SAFETY AND TRAINING COMMITTEE ON HEALTH, EDUCATION, LABOR AND PENSIONS UNITED STATES SENATE
  • March 24 - Trade Release - OSHA OFFERS GUIDANCE ON PROTECTING WORKERS AGAINST AVIAN FLU
  • March 24 - Region 3 Release - OSHA and Latin American Workers Project Form NYC Alliance to Promote Workplace Safety and Health for Hispanic Day Laborers
  • March 24 - Region 5 Release - Ohio Company Fined $122,300 for Failing To Protect Workers Who Use Scaffolding and Ladders
  • March 23 - [OSHA Speech] - Speaker: Asst. Secretary John L. Henshaw - Date: 03/23/2004 - Presented To: Delta Airlines Technical Operations Facility
  • March 23 - Region 5 Release - Goodyear Fined $274,050 for Confined Space Hazards at the Company's Akron Power Plant
  • March 23 - Region 1 Release - Fall River, Mass., Tunnel Project Contractor Faces $56,000 in OSHA Fines for Repeat and Serious Safety Hazards
  • March 22 - Region 5 Release - September Explosion at Miamisburg, Ohio Chemical Plant Leads to $256,500 OSHA Fine
  • March 22 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites Wyman-Gordon for Fork Truck Hazards
  • March 22 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Offers Free Seminars to Assist Health Care Workers With the Proper Use and Disposal of Needles
  • March 22 - Trade Release - OSHA, American Foundry Society Form Alliance
  • March 18 - New Guidance Document - Guidance for Protecting Workers Against Avian Flu
  • March 18 - Federal Register 68:12869-12870 - Grantee Quarterly Progress Report; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 18 - Federal Register 68:12868-12869 - Training Grant Application; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 17 - Trade Release - Mason Contractors Association of America Aligns with OSHA
  • March 17 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Alabama Contractors After Fatal Scaffolding Accident
  • March 17 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Contractors Following Fatal Accident at Construction Site
  • March 16 - Trade News Release - OSHA Launches Hazard Communication Initiative Compliance Assistance, Enforcement Will Improve Workplace Hazard Communication.   more...
  • March 16 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites N.H. Contractor for Safety Violations at Beverly, Mass., Construction Site
  • March 16 - Federal Register 68:12354-12355 - Standard on Additional Requirements for Special Dipping and Coating Operations; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 16 - Federal Register 68:12355-12356 - Standard on Mechanical Power Presses (29 CFR 1910.217(e)(1)(i) and (e)(1)(ii)); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 16 - Federal Register 68:12353-12354 - Federal Registers Student Data Form; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 16 - Region 10 Release - OSHA and Contractors Team Up For Safety and Health
  • March 15 - Federal Register 68:12098 - Safety Standards for Cranes and Derricks
  • March 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 6 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • March 12 - Region 4 Release - Mobile's EXPO 2004 Opening Ceremonies To Highlight Efforts to Protect Young Workers
  • March 12 - Trade Release - OSHA Reschedules Cranes and Derricks Meeting
  • March 11 - Region 4 Release - Fatality at Mississippi Cannery Leads to OSHA Citations
  • March 11 - Region 2 Release - OSHA and AGMAUSA Form Alliance to Provide Workplace Safety & Health Training in Spanish
  • March 11 - Federal Register 68:11664-11666 - Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout) Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 10 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Announces New Alliance To Promote Job Safety For Hispanic Employers And Workers
  • March 10 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites New Hampshire Contractor for Cave-In Hazards at Two Jobsites
  • March 10 - Region 9 Release - OSHA Welcomes Kellogg, Brown and Root to Voluntary Protection Program
  • March 10 - Federal Register 68:11457-11458 - Crawler, Locomotive, and Truck Cranes Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 09 - Region 5 Release - Small Business Safety and Health Forum Scheduled At Waubonsee Community College on March 17
  • March 09 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Cites Ambulance Service for Bloodborne Pathogen Hazards
  • March 09 - Federal Register 68:11044 - Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health: Notice of Meeting
  • March 08 - Trade Release - OSHA Announces Federal Advisory Council Meeting
  • March 08 - Region 1 Release - Fall Hazards at Bedford, N.H., Construction Site Bring Citations, Fines for Contractors
  • March 05 - Federal Register 68:10476-10477 - Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
  • March 04 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Offers Free Seminars to Assist Health Care Workers With the Proper Use and Disposal of Needles March 23 at the Radisson Hotel
  • March 04 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Offers Free Seminars to Assist Health Care Workers With the Proper Use and Disposal of Needles March 24 at Arkansas State University, Dryer Hall
  • March 04 - Trade Release - OSHA, Society of the Plastics Industry Renew Alliance
  • March 04 - Region 5 Release - Failure to Protect Workers from Potential Fire or Explosion Results in Significant OSHA Fine for Ohio Firm
  • March 03 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites N.H. Water Company for Cave-In Hazards at Nashua Jobsite
  • March 02 - New Safety and Health Topics Page - Ricin - Ricin Safety and Health Topics Page
  • March 02 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Forms Workplace Safety And Health Alliance With Safety Council of Upstate N.Y. and N. Y. Department of Labor
  • March 02 - Federal Register 68:9852-9853 - Material Hoists, Personnel Hoists, and Elevators; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 02 - Federal Register 68:9853-9854 - Overhead and Gantry Cranes Standard (29 CFR 1910.179); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 02 - Federal Register 68:9844 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • March 02 - Federal Register 68:9844-9845 - Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
  • March 02 - Region 7 Release - Monsanto Ag Gets Another "Star" For Safety and Health
  • March 02 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Golden Peanut Company for Exposing Workers to Safety Hazards at Two Warehouses
  • March 02 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Launches Partnership To Protect Workers At Cincinnati Convention Center Expansion and Renovation Project
  • March 02 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Penalizes Sheffield Steel $81,500 for Failing To Correct Safety Violations
  • March 02 - Region 5 Release - Annual Workplace Safety and Health Conference in Peoria Offers Variety of Employer Guides to Protecting Workers
  • March 02 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Joins Contractors, Labor and Local Government to Make Toledo School Construction Project Safe
  • March 02 - Region 5 Release - Oregon, Ohio Plant Fined $127,000 for Failing to Protect Workers from Lead, Cadmium Exposure
  • March 01 - Federal Register 69:9643-9647 - Changes to State Plans: Approval of Oregon State Standards
  • March 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 5 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

February

  • February 27 - Region 1 Release - Widespread Safety Hazards at Connecticut Shipyard Bring $172,775 in OSHA Fines to Four Employers
  • February 27 - Federal Register 69:9384-9385 - Standard on Presence Sensing Device Initiation (PSDI) (29 CFR 1910.217(h)); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 27 - Trade Release - OSHA Identifies Workplaces with Highest Injury and Illness Rates
  • February 27 - [Region 2 Release] - OSHA Launches Alliance with New Jersey Hospital Association to Protect Hospital and Long-Term Care Workers
  • February 26 - [Region 6 Release] - OSHA Fines Toshiba International Corp. Following Fatal Accident
  • February 26 - [Congressional Testimony] - Statement by John L. Henshaw - Presented to: SUBCOMMITTEE ON LABOR, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AND EDUCATION COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
  • February 26 - Trade Release - National Telecommunications Safety Panel Aligns with OSHA
  • February 25 - Region 5 Release - OSHA and Construction Contractors Partner To Improve Safety
  • February 25 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Cites Acme Bridge Co. Following Excavation Fatality in Kerrville
  • February 25 - New OSHA Fact Sheet - Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) - An overview of worker protection issues.
  • February 25 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Two Alabama Companies Following Fatal Accident
  • February 24 - Region 5 Release - Springfield, Ohio Employer Faces $105,500 Fine After Failing To Correct Workplace Safety Hazards
  • February 24 - Region 6 Release - New Alliance Will Promote Safety for Area Oil and Gas Workers
  • February 24 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites Dorchester, Mass., Contractor for Cave-In Hazards at Pembroke, N.H., Jobsite
  • February 24 - Region 3 Release - OSHA and YouthBuild, USA Promote Workplace Safety and Health For Youth in New York and New Jersey
  • February 24 - Federal Register 69:8352-8353 - Announcement of Stakeholder Meetings for Hearing Conservation Program for Construction Workers
  • February 24 - Trade Release - OSHA Schedules Stakeholder Meetings on Hearing Conservation for Construction Workers
  • February 24 - Trade Release - OSHA Signs Alliance with Health Physics Society
  • February 24 - Region 6 Release - Asbestos Hazards At Louisiana Construction Site Bring OSHA Citations And Fines To Georgia Company
  • February 23 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Fines DeMoulas $72,500 for Forklift Safety Hazards
  • February 23 - Trade Release - OSHA Aligns with Associated Landscape Contractors of America
  • February 19 - Region 7 Release - Contract Cleaning Companies To Partner With OSHA
  • February 19 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Richmond Hill Service Center Following Fatal Forklift Accident
  • February 19 - Trade Release - OSHA, Association of Occupational Health Professionals form Alliance
  • February 18 - Region 3 Release - OSHA Cites Monaca, Pa., Company For Unsafe Overhead Cranes
  • February 18 - Region 7 Release - Serious Fall Hazards Lead OSHA to Cite Steel Erection Company After Safety Investigation at Cape Girardeau Worksite
  • February 17 - Trade Release - Coordinating Committee For Automotive Repair Aligns with OSHA
  • February 17 - Trade Release - OSHA Aligns with International Warehouse Logistics Association
  • February 17 - Trade Release - OSHA's List of Low-Hazard Industries Will Remain the Same for Additional Year
  • February 17 - Federal Register 68:7351-7366 - Commercial Diving Operations
  • February 17 - Federal Register 68:7515-7516 - Standard on Derricks (29 CFR 1910.181); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 16 - Trade Release - OSHA, International Safety Equipment Association Join Forces at World of Concrete 2004 in Orlando
  • February 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 4 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • February 13 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites ConAgra for Georgia Workplace Fatality
  • February 13 - Trade Release - OSHA Amends Commercial Diving Operations Standard
  • February 13 - Federal Register 68:7264-7265 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • February 13 - Federal Register 68:7184-7185 - Safety Standards for Cranes and Derricks
  • February 12 - Trade Release - Crane and Derrick Negotiated Rulemaking Committee to Meet Twice in March
  • February 12 - Trade Release - MACOSH PUBLIC MEETING SET FOR March 2-4 IN WASHINGTON, DC
  • February 11 - Region 5 Release - Contractor, Federal Government Pledge to Make I-74 Construction Project Safe for Workers
  • February 11 - Trade Release - Forklift Operations by Young Workers Subject of Safety Initiative
  • February 11 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Announces Third Safety & Health Partnership at Power Plant Construction Project in Queens
  • February 11 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites Fairport, N.Y., Company For Failing to Correct Health Hazards
  • February 10 - Region 3 Release - Heinz Loft Contractor Pays $108,000 For Health And Safety Violations
  • February 10 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Announces Alliance to Improve Safety for City Health Care Workers
  • February 10 - Region 2 Release - OSHA, National Park Service and AFGE Forge Partnership at San Juan Historic Site
  • February 09 - Trade Release - Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association Aligns with OSHA
  • February 09 - Trade Release - OSHA, Graphics Arts Coalition Renew Alliance
  • February 09 - Region 2 Release - OSHA and the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras Campus Form Alliance to Promote Workplace Safety and Health
  • February 05 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Georgia Pacific for Cedar Springs Workplace Fatality
  • February 05 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Small Business Outreach Seminars On Safety Hazards Offered In February At Local Community Colleges
  • February 05 - Federal Register 68:5587 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control Numbers Under the Paperwork Reduction Act
  • February 05 - Federal Register 68:5587-5589 - Asbestos in General Industry Standard (29 CFR 1910.1001); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information-Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 05 - Federal Register 68:5586 - Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
  • February 05 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Fines Stanadyne For Wide Range Of Safety and Health Hazards
  • February 04 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Fines Four Firms For Construction Fatality in Carrollton, Texas
  • February 04 - Trade Release - OSHA Clarifies Policy on National Emergency Management Plan
  • February 02 - Region 7 Release - OSHA Program In Kansas Targets Concrete Industry
  • February 02 - Trade Release - ENFORCEMENT, OUTREACH, COMPLIANCE ASSISTANCE FOCUS OF OSHA'S FY-2005 PROPOSED BUDGET
  • February 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 3 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

January

  • January 28 - Federal Register 68:4182 - Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health; Notice of Open Meeting
  • January 23 - Trade Release - OSHA Reminds Employers to Post Injury/Illness Summaries on February 1
  • January 22 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Small Business Outreach Seminars on Health Hazards
  • January 21 - Region 6 Release - OSHA Cites Honeywell International Inc. For Safety and Health Violations At Baton Rouge Plant
  • January 21 - Region 1 Release - New OSHA-CSA Alliance Takes Aim At Construction Hazards
  • January 21 - Quick Start - Learn about OSHA's standards and compliance assistance resources with Quick Start
  • January 21 - National Release - OSHA Offers Two New Compliance Assistance Web Tools
  • January 20 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Cites Eleven Contractors for Alleged Safety Violations; Proposes Over $83,000 in Penalties
  • January 16 - New Safety and Health Topics Page - Tularemia - Tularemia Safety and Health Topics Page
  • January 15 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Again Cites Bessemer Contractor For Exposing Workers To Trenching Hazards
  • January 15 - Region 1 Release - Fatal Explosion Brings Framingham Employer OSHA Citations
  • January 15 - Region 2 Release - OSHA Cites Frankfort, NY Manufacturer For Safety Hazards
  • January 15 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 2 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • January 15 - Trade Release - OSHA, Industrial Truck Association form Alliance
  • January 14 - New Safety and Health Topics Page - VHF - Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers (VHFs) Safety and Health Topics Page
  • January 14 - Region 6 Release - Baton Rouge Company Fined $64,500 for Worker Safety Violations
  • January 14 - Region 6 Release - Mary Kay Gets Another "Star" For Safety and Health
  • January 14 - Region 1 Release - OSHA Cites New Britain General Hospital for Allegedly Exposing Employees to Safety and Health Hazards; Faces $91,500 in Fines
  • January 14 - Trade Release - OSHA Delays Enforcement of Respiratory Protection Rule Provisions
  • January 13 - Region 4 Release - Fatality at Talladega Worksite Leads to OSHA Citations For Two Birmingham Companies
  • January 13 - Region 5 Release - OSHA Cites Gelita USA For Machinery Hazards After Fatal Accident
  • January 13 - Region 3 Release - OSHA Cites Glassport Company for Numerous Repeat Safety Violations
  • January 12 - Region 6 Release - Grey Wolf Drilling Co. Cited For Safety Violations Following Fatal Accident in Sullivan City
  • January 09 - Federal Register 68:1608 - Freedom of Information Act; Notice of Lawsuit
  • January 08 - Region 4 Release - OSHA And Florida Community College Form Alliance To Reduce Hazards in High Risk Industries
  • January 08 - Federal Register 68:1277-1278 - Safety Standards for Cranes and Derricks
  • January 08 - Federal Register 68:1314-1315 - Standard on Occupational Noise Exposure (Noise) (29 CFR 1910.95); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • January 07 - Trade Release - Crane and Derrick Negotiated Rulemaking Committee to Meet in Washington, February 4-6
  • January 06 - Region 4 Release - OSHA Cites Vicksburg Manufacturer Following Fatal Accident
  • January 06 - Federal Register 68:688-689 - National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics; Notice of Meeting
  • January 06 - Federal Register 68:685-686 - Submission of OMB Review; Comment Request
  • January 05 - Trade Release - National Advisory Committee on Ergonomics to Meet in Washington January 27-28
  • January 05 - Region 4 Release - Mobile Food Processor Faces OSHA Citations, Penalties
  • January 01 - QuickTakes Volume 3, Issue 1 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

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