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What's New - 2007

December

  • December 31 - Region 6 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines two construction contractors combined $324,000 following asbestos exposure inspection
  • December 28 - National Release OSHA records another successful enforcement year in FY 2007
  • December 28 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Comfort, Texas, tower erection and maintenance company following fatality at Pinola, Miss., job site
  • December 28 - Federal Register 72:73885 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (MACOSH); Request for Nominations
  • December 27 - Trade Release OSHA and SkillsUSA Renew Alliance
  • December 27 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites contractors for workplace hazards on Lowes home improvement center construction site
  • December 26 - Trade Release OSHA Publishes Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for New Respirator Fit-Testing Protocol
  • December 26 - Federal Register 72:72971-72976 - Abbreviated Bitrex® Qualitative Fit-Testing Protocol
  • December 21 - Trade Release OSHA recognized for extraordinary service to small businesses
  • December 21 - Region 5 Marathon Petroleum Co. LLC takes corrective action after U.S. Labor Department's OSHA conducts safety inspection
  • December 21 - Federal Register 72:72759-72760 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • December 20 - Federal Register 72:72451-72520 - General Working Conditions in Shipyard Employment
  • December 20 - Trade Release OSHA Publishes Proposal on Shipyard Employment
  • December 19 - Region 1 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than $100,000 in fines against Fall River, Mass., contractor for fall hazards at Newport, R.I., worksite
  • December 19 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms statewide partnership with New Jersey contractors and construction trade organizations to protect employees
  • December 19 - Region 2 Cave-in hazard in Boston's Back Bay leads to U.S. Labor Department OSHA citations for Walpole, Mass., contractor
  • December 19 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes almost $60,000 in penalties against Jacksonville, Fla., meat processor
  • December 19 - Region 2 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA signs alliance with Habitat for Humanity-Greater Columbus to keep builders safe
  • December 19 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Akrion Inc. for workplace safety and health success
  • December 19 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forges safety and health partnership to protect employees constructing Niagara Falls Public Safety Complex
  • December 18 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Midlands Contracting Inc. for excavation hazards following fatality at excavation worksite
  • December 18 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership with contractors rebuilding Taum Sauk Upper Reservoir Dam in Missouri
  • December 17 - Trade Release Secretary of Labor announces new membership of OSHA's advisory committee on construction safety and health
  • December 17 - Federal Register 72:71447-71448 - Meeting Notice, Work Group Meetings and Appointment of Committee Members for the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH)
  • December 15 - QuickTakes Volume 6, 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 - Trade Release OSHA Issues Direct Final Rule to Update its Standards Based on National Consensus Standards
  • December 14 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA launches partnership to protect employees at Johnson & Johnson project
  • December 14 - Federal Register 72:71162-71164 - 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
  • December 14 - Federal Register 72:71161-71162 - Underground Construction Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • December 14 - Federal Register 72:71061-71070 - Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards
  • December 14 - Federal Register 72:71091-71095 - Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards
  • December 13 - Region 6 Koch Pipeline Co. in Corpus Christi, Texas, achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • December 13 - Region 4 .S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership with White-Spunner Construction, Alabama Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America and University of Alabama
  • December 13 - Region 5 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA announces workplace safety violations against Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel Corp. in Steubenville, Ohio
  • December 13 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Vivot Construction Corp. and UVICELL join to enhance safety and health for employees on Frenchman's Cove project
  • December 12 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA safety and health inspection of Zephyrhills, Fla., factory leads to more than $139,000 in proposed penalties
  • December 12 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites four St. Louis Bay Bridge contractors following fatal collapse of concrete formwork
  • December 12 - Region 6 Northrop Grumman Ship Systems in Tallulah, La., achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • December 12 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $55,000 in penalties against Mississippi cookie manufacturer following fatality
  • December 12 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership to protect construction employees at Jersey Shore University Medical Center
  • December 12 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and National Park Service forge innovative safety and health partnership for Coral Reef National Monument
  • December 12 - Region 6 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA fines Green Bay Packaging plant in Morrilton, Ark., $132,000 for alleged safety violations
  • December 11 - Trade Release New Cleaning Industry Topics Page Provides Important Safety and Health Resources
  • December 11 - Region 2 Watertown, N.Y., laundry faces $163,200 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for uncorrected and other health and safety hazards
  • December 11 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with central Ohio homebuilders to protect thousands in construction industry
  • December 11 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Clean Harbors Environmental Services Inc. for safety and health excellence
  • December 10 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes General Electric Aviation Customer Training Services for workplace safety and health success
  • December 10 - Federal Register 72:70088-70093 - Semiannual Regulatory Agenda
  • December 10 - Federal Register 72:69713-69714 - Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health
  • December 7 - Region 5 STERIS Corp. achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA 'star' recognition for excellence in safety and health
  • December 7 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Clean Harbors Spring Grove Resources Recovery in Cincinnati for workplace safety and health success
  • December 7 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. for workplace safety and health success
  • December 6 - Region 1 General Electric's corporate headquarters earns prestigious workplace safety and health 'star' from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • December 5 - Trade Release OSHA Renews Alliance with Abbott
  • December 5 - Region 5 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA announces workplace safety violations against Fields Excavating Inc.
  • December 5 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA introduces outreach training program focused on safety and health issues for maritime industry
  • December 5 - Region 2 Fabricante del Bronx, N.Y., enfrenta multas de la OSHA del Departamento de Trabajo de los EE.UU. por $382,500 por la falta de corregir violaciones previas y otros riesgos de seguridad y la salud
  • December 5 - Region 2 Bronx, N.Y., manufacturer faces $382,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for uncorrected and other safety and health hazards
  • December 5 - Region 2 Rochester, N.Y., contractor faces nearly $100,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for asbestos hazards at Old Genesee Hospital
  • December 5 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Frito-Lay Inc. for excellence in workplace safety and health
  • December 4 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA identifies 21 workplace safety violations at Tubular Products' Birmingham, Ala., plant
  • December 4 - Region 6 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines two New Mexico construction contractors following asbestos exposure inspection
  • December 3 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $113,000 in penalties following inspection of Gurley, Ala., tungsten carbide plan
  • December 3 - Trade Release OSHA and Integrated Waste Services Association Renew Alliance
  • December 3 - Trade Release OSHA Continues Alliance with Precision Metalforming Association
  • December 3 - Region 1 Bath Iron Works faces $441,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for willful, repeat and serious safety violations
  • December 1 - QuickTakes Volume 6, 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 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $51,000 in penalties against southwest Georgia concrete products manufacturer
  • November 30 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $120,000 in penalties against four contractors at Palm Coast, Fla.'s City Walk construction site
  • November 29 - Region 1 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than $116,000 in fines against Smithfield, R.I., contractor for cave-in hazards at three Ocean State worksites
  • November 29 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with Chicago roofers to protect thousands in construction industry
  • November 28 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA stresses importance of employee safeguards during recovery and cleanup operations after Manhattan steam explosion
  • November 28 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA continues safety and health alliance with American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania Chapter
  • November 28 - Trade Release OSHA Issues Confined Spaces in Construction Proposed Rule
  • November 28 - Region 2 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership to protect construction employees at Hoffmann-La Roche Building
  • November 28 - Federal Register 72:67351-67425 - Confined Spaces in Construction; Proposed Rule
  • November 27 - Federal Register 72:66199 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • November 26 - Region 8 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Holder Construction enter safety and health partnership for downtown Denver office building project
  • November 26 - Trade Release OSHA and Crane, Hoist and Monorail Groups Renew Alliance
  • November 26 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA to take part in safety and health partnership to protect Castleton-on-the-Hudson Bridge Project employees
  • November 26 - Region 1 Cave-in hazard at Nantucket, Mass., jobsite leads to $34,200 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for Cape Cod contractor
  • November 26 - Federal Register 72:65986-65987 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • November 26 - Federal Register 72:65987-65988 - National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH); Announcement of Meeting
  • November 21 - Federal Register 72:65608-65610 - Standard on Fire Brigades; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • November 20 - Trade Release OSHA's New Publications Web Page Responds to Audience Needs
  • November 20 - Trade Release OSHA Announces New Alliance with the National Chicken Council and National Turkey Federation
  • November 20 - Region 1 Cave-in hazard at Sandwich, Mass., jobsite leads to $46,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for New York contractor
  • November 19 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Allegheny Energy's Harrison Power Station for workplace safety and health success
  • November 16 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Merck Research Laboratories-Wayne for workplace safety and health success
  • November 16 - Region 6 Entergy Ninemile Point Steam Electric Station in Westwego, La., achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health
  • November 16 - Region 6 Entergy Operations Lockport Center in Louisiana achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health management
  • November 16 - Region 6 Entergy Michoud Steam Electric Station in New Orleans achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence
  • November 15 - QuickTakes Volume 6, Issue 22 - 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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  • November 15 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes nearly $220,000 in penalties against Jackson, Ga., tire recycler following fatality at plant
  • November 15 - National Release U.S. Labor Secretary Elaine L. Chao announces new membership of OSHA advisory committee
  • November 15 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Queens, N.Y., contractor for cave-in hazard at Bronx, N.Y., jobsite
  • November 15 - Federal Register 72:64249 - Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health (FACOSH)
  • November 15 - Federal Register 72:64341-64430 - Employer Payment for Personal Protective Equipment; Final Rule
  • November 14 - National Release OSHA announces employer-paid personal protective equipment final rule
  • November 14 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Johns Manville in McPherson, Kan., for safety and health excellence
  • November 14 - Region 1 Bow, N.H., contractor faces $61,600 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for cave-in hazard at Newport, N.H., jobsite
  • November 14 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes GE Bridgeville Glass Plant for workplace safety and health success
  • November 14 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $45,000 in penalties against Littleville, Ala., lumber mill following fatality
  • November 14 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership with McCarthy Building Cos. Inc. and Georgia Tech OSHA Consultation Program
  • November 13 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Georgia contractor after fatal fall at Niagara Falls, N.Y., construction site
  • November 9 - OSHA Speech OSHA STANDARD FOR EMPLOYER PAYMENT FOR PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
  • November 9 - OSHA Statement Statement by U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao on 2006 Occupational Injuries and Illnesses with Days Away from Work
  • November 9 - OSHA Speech Fifth EU-US Joint Conference on Health and Safety at Work – Cascais, Portugal
  • November 9 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Elmira, N.Y., manufacturing plant for 30 alleged serious safety and health violations
  • November 9 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Washington Penn Plastic Co. Inc. for workplace safety and health success
  • November 7 - Trade Release OSHA schedules Maritime Advisory Committee meeting
  • November 7 - Region 3 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA fines Lawrence, Pa., company $127,200 for machine guarding and other workplace hazards
  • November 7 - Federal Register 72:62880 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • November 6 - Region 2 West Seneca, N.Y., contractor faces more than $51,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for cave-in hazard at Clarence, N.Y., jobsite
  • November 5 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches alliance with Graphic Arts Association
  • November 5 - Region 1 Avon, Mass., contractor faces $52,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for cave-in hazard on Revere Beach Boulevard
  • November 2 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites C&A Metal Finishing Co. with proposed penalties exceeding $108,000 following workplace fatality
  • November 2 - Region 6 ConocoPhillips Co. in Aguilares, Texas, achieves U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognition for excellence in safety and health
  • November 1 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $136,200 in fines against Monroe, Ga.-based Gary's Grading following accident at McDonough, Ga., site
  • November 1 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Lozier Corp. in Joplin, Mo., for safety and health excellence
  • November 1 - Trade Release OSHA Renews Alliance with the American Forest & Paper Association and the Pulp and Paper Safety Association
  • November 1 - Federal Register 72:61910-61911 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • November 1 - QuickTakes Volume 6, Issue 21 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

October

September

  • September 28 - National Release U.S. Labor Department awards $10.1 million for safety and health training grants
  • September 28 - Trade Release OSHA lookback review concludes Lead in Construction Standard is still needed
  • September 27 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes U.S. Postal Service's Shawnee Mission Main Post Office for safety and health excellence
  • September 27 - Federal Register 72:54826-54830 - Notice of Availability of the Regulatory Flexibility Act Review of the Occupational Safety Standard for Lead in Construction
  • September 27 - Trade Release OSHA issues guidance on the selection and use of slings for handling and moving materials
  • September 26 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes New Stanton, Pa., company for workplace safety and health success
  • September 26 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Sherwin-Williams for workplace safety and health success
  • September 26 - Trade Release OSHA Announces New Alliance with the National Construction Safety Executives
  • September 26 - Trade Release OSHA Seeks Input from Stakeholders on Diacetyl and Food Flavorings Containing Diacetyl
  • September 26 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $129,500 penalty against utility contractor for seven safety violations at Rome, Ga., trenching site
  • September 26 - Federal Register 72:54619-54621 - Occupational Exposure to Diacetyl and Food Flavorings Containing Diacetyl: Announcement of Stakeholder Meeting
  • September 25 - Region 6 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Shreveport, La.-based refinery $122,400 for safety and health violations
  • September 24 - National Release OSHA announces three actions to protect workers exposed to butter flavorings
  • September 24 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $58,800 in fines against Gainesville, Ga.-based Dutton Grading for safety violations at Atlanta site
  • September 24 - Region 5 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Wisconsin bridge builder for violating federal lead exposure standards
  • September 24 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Greenville, Pa., company more than $155,000 for workplace safety and health violations
  • September 24 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Rohm and Haas Powder Coatings Research and Development Center for workplace safety and health success
  • September 24 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Bainbridge, Pa., company for workplace safety and health success
  • September 20 - Region 6 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines four construction companies more than $119,000 following fatality at Dallas worksite
  • September 20 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $50,000 in penalties against Carrollton, Ga., wood pallet manufacturer
  • September 20 - Region 1 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA teams with The United Illuminating Company and Black & Veatch Energy on the Middletown-Norwalk Project
  • September 20 - Region 1 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms partnership to enhance worker safety and health during Cranston Street Armory Project
  • September 19 - Region 2 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Perth Amboy manufacturer $121,600 for workplace safety and health violations
  • September 19 - Trade Release OSHA Announces New National Alliance with Lamar Outdoor Advertising
  • September 19 - Federal Register 72:53606-53607 - Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health (FACOSH): Announcement of Meeting
  • September 18 - Region 1 Colt Defense and Colt's Manufacturing face $223,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for hazards at West Hartford, Conn., plant
  • September 18 - OSHA Testimony OSHA's role in protecting workers after the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center (WTC) on September 11, 2001
  • September 18 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms alliance with U.S. Forest Service to protect Allegheny National Forest employee
  • September 18 - Federal Register 72:53266-53268 - 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
  • September 17 - QuickTakes Volume 6, Issue 18 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • September 17 - Federal Register 72:52912-52914 - Gear Certification Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • September 13 - Region 6 Calpine Hidalgo Energy Center achieves recognition for safety and health excellence from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • September 13 - Federal Register 72:52395-52396 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • September 12 - Trade Release OSHA announces release of new Thermoforming module
  • September 12 - Region 2 Sodus, N.Y., cold storage warehouse faces more than $40,000 in fines from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA following worker injury
  • September 11 - Trade Release OSHA solicits public input on comprehensive emergency response standard
  • September 11 - Federal Register 72:51846-51848 - Request for Comments on Ergonomics for the Prevention of Musculoskeletal Disorders: Guidelines for Shipyards
  • September 11 - Federal Register 72:51735-51743 - Emergency Response and Preparedness
  • September 11 - Trade Release OSHA Issues Ergonomics Draft Guidelines on Preventing Musculoskeletal Injuries in Shipyards
  • September 11 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $55,000 in penalties against Conyers, Ga.-based Rockdale Pipeline Inc. for trenching violations
  • September 10 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Reithoffer Shows for workplace safety and health hazards at Philadelphia and Bensalem, Pa., carnivals
  • September 10 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $83,700 in fines against Callaway Contracting Inc. after trenching fatality in Seminole, Fla.
  • September 10 - Region 5 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA announces workplace safety violations at Six Flags Great America
  • September 10 - Region 10 IMCO Recycling of Idaho earns U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA ‘SHARP' status for exemplary workplace safety and health
  • September 10 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA invites Puerto Rico alliance partners to September 13 meeting on promoting safe and healthful workplaces
  • September 10 - Region 2 La Administración de Seguridad y Salud Ocupacional (OSHA) del Departamento del Trabajo de E. U. invita a los integrantes de alianzas y acuerdos de asociación a una reunión el día 13 de septiembre para promover lugares de trabajo seguros y salubres
  • September 7 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $155,000 in fines against Midwest Farm Service Inc. following trenching fatality at Scottsbluff, Neb., worksite
  • September 7 - Region 6 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes International Paper's xpedx for safety and health achievement
  • September 7 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA to recognize Nucor Steel Corp. for safety and health excellence
  • September 6 - Federal Register 72:50302-50303 - Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards; Personal Protective Equipment; Notice of Informal Public Hearing
  • September 6 - Trade Release OSHA announces Notice of Informal Public Hearing
  • September 6 - Region 1 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA invites Rhode Island small and mid-size businesses to safety and health workshop in Newport on September 10
  • September 5 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $76,500 in fines against Vidalia, Ga., manufacturer for willful and serious safety violations
  • September 5 - Region 6 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes CFAN Co. in San Marcos, Texas, for safety and health management
  • September 5 - Region 5 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Milwaukee oven manufacturer for workplace safety and health violations
  • September 4 - Region 4 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes more than $67,000 in penalties against Miami window manufacturer
  • September 1 - QuickTakes Volume 6, 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 72:50302-50303 - Updating OSHA Standards Based on National Consensus Standards; Personal Protective Equipment; Notice of Informal Public Hearing
  • August 30 - Region 2 OSHA to hold Family Health and Safety Fair in White Plains, N.Y., on Sept. 16 for Hudson Valley and greater New York City area families
  • August 29 - Region 5 Storm recovery workers, homeowners and others responding to weather damage urged to seek safety and health advice from OSHA Web site
  • August 29 - News Brief OSHA renews alliance with the Society of the Plastics Industry
  • August 28 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes 3M Co. for safety and health excellence
  • August 27 - Federal Register 72:49021-49022 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • August 27 - Region 5 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA announces workplace health violations against American Airlines at O'Hare International Airport
  • August 27 - News Brief OSHA renews alliance with the NSSF and SAAMI
  • August 24 - Region 6 Los Lunas Post Office earns 'Star' for safety and health from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • August 22 - Federal Register 72:47081-47083 - Logging Operations; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • August 22 - News Brief OSHA renews alliance with the Laser Institute of America
  • August 22 - Trade Release OSHA renews alliance with the American Shipbuilding Association
  • August 21 - Federal Register 72:46666 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • August 20 - Region 1 Rochester, N.H., manufacturer faces $134,900 in fines from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for 66 alleged violations of health and safety standard
  • August 20 - Region 5 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA to offer workshops and keynote remarks during four-day safety and health conference in Naperville, Ill.
  • August 17 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches alliance with American Red Cross of the Greater Lehigh Valley
  • August 17 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $253,500 in penalties against Cumming, Ga., poultry processor
  • August 17 - National Release U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $2.78 million fine against Cintas Corp. following Tulsa, Okla., employee death in industrial dryer
  • August 16 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with Wisconsin Chapter of the National Electrical Contractors Association
  • August 16 - Trade Release OSHA and ISSA renew alliance
  • August 16 - Federal Register 72:46097-46099 - Storage and Handling of Anhydrous Ammonia Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • August 16 - Region 6 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Ray-Carroll County Grain Growers in Carrollton, Mo., following double fatality
  • August 13 - Region 6 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines San Antonio Lath & Plaster $141,600 for violations found at Sugar Land, Texas, construction site
  • August 13 - Region 10 U.S. Postal Service's Vancouver, Wash., Main Post Office earns 'Star' for workplace safety and health from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • August 13 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Gulf Breeze, Fla.-based general contractor with $146,000 in proposed penalties for eight safety violations
  • August 13 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Uniontown company for continued workplace safety and health hazards
  • August 13 - Region 6 Repcon Inc. earns 'mobile workforce star' for safety and health from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • August 13 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA announces one remaining Southeast 'Swept Up in Safety Week' this year
  • August 10 - Federal Register 72:44956-44969 - Procedures for the Handling of Retaliation Complaints Under the Employee Protection Provisions of Six Federal Environmental Statutes and Section 211 of the Energy Reorganization Act of 1974, as Amended
  • August 9 - OSHA Statement Statement by Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA Edwin G. Foulke Jr. on new workplace fatality data
  • August 9 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes nearly $73,000 in penalties against 16 companies working at SeverCorr construction site
  • August 7 - Trade Release OSHA offers new Health Care Compliance Assistance module
  • August 6 - Region 1 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Army Corps of Engineers' Hanover, N.H., cold research lab for inadequate safeguards against ammonia release
  • August 3 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $60,000 in penalties against Fort Pierce, Fla., contractor for trenching and excavation hazards
  • August 3 - Region 8 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Denver Zoological Foundation for alleged safety violation following fatal accident
  • August 2 - Region 2 Cazenovia, N.Y., pays nearly $100,000 in damages and back wages to whistleblower following investigation by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • August 2 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $68,600 in penalties against furniture delivery company for workplace safety violations
  • August 1 - Region 1 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites North Attleboro, Mass., stone fabricator for failing to correct previously cited health and safety hazards
  • August 1 - Region 2 New management-labor-state partnership with U.S. Labor Department's OSHA aims to reduce employee hazards on Metro-North Railroad project
  • August 1 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $56,250 in penalties for Prichard, Ala.-based Autry Greer & Sons

July

  • July 31 - Federal Register 72:41775-41777 - Cranes and Derricks in Construction; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 30 - Federal Register 72:41528 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • July 30 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with Lyondell/Equistar and the Tuscola Awareness for Contractor Safety Council
  • July 27 - Region 6 New alliance with U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA will promote safety for New Orleans workers
  • July 27 - Federal Register 72:41358-41359 - Ionizing Radiation Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 27 - Federal Register 72:41357-41358 - Bloodborne Pathogens Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 26 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership with Associated Builders and Contractors of Wisconsin
  • July 26 - Region 5 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites American Airlines at O'Hare International Airport for safety violations
  • July 25 - News Brief OSHA renews alliance with American Council of Independent Laboratories
  • July 25 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $123,400 in penalties against Vicksburg, Miss., manufactured housing builders for 47 violations
  • July 24 - Region 6 Anslow Bryant Construction partners with U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Houston Chapter of Associated General Contractors to promote construction safety
  • July 24 - Federal Register 72:40337-40338 - Concrete and Masonry Construction; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 23 - Federal Register 72:40073-40075 - Electrical Standard; Approval of Information Collection Requirements
  • July 23 - Federal Register 72:40172-40173 - Fire Protection in Shipyard Employment Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 23 - Federal Register 72:40170-40172 - Welding, Cutting and Brazing Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 23 - Trade release OSHA releases new guidance on traffic safety in marine terminals
  • July 20 - Region 6 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines BP Products North America
  • July 20 - Trade Release OSHA seeks applications for new OSHA Training Institute Education Centers
  • July 20 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Chemcentral facility in Kansas City, Mo., following February fire and explosions
  • July 20 - Federal Register 72:39851-39859 - OSHA Training Institute Education Center; Notice of Competition and Request for Applications
  • July 20 - Region 9 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA finds safety violations at Esperanza fire site in Riverside County, Calif.
  • July 19 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA establishes alliance with Central Illinois Builders of AGC
  • July 18 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $155,000 in penalties against Braselton, Ga., poultry processing plant for 21 violations
  • July 17 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms construction safety partnership with business and labor for Citi Field Project to build new home for Mets U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms construction safety partnership with business and labor for Citi Field Project to build new home for Mets
  • July 17 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forges partnership to maximize safety and health for workers building the new Yankee Stadium
  • July 17 - Region 5 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Bloomingdale, Ill., concrete pipe manufacturer $106,300 for health and safety violations
  • July 17 - Trade Release OSHA conducts lookback review of Methylene Chloride Standard
  • July 17 - Trade Release OSHA schedules Maritime Advisory Committee Meeting
  • July 17 - News Brief OSHA renews alliance with the Sealant Waterproofing and Restoration Institute
  • July 17 - News Brief New OSHA case study highlights benefits of comprehensive safety and health program
  • July 17 - Federal Register 72:39041 - Explosives
  • July 16 - Region 2 Paramus, N.J., medical center reverses employee suspension after U.S. Labor Department's OSHA completes whistleblower investigation
  • July 13 - Federal Register 72:38625-38626 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • July 12 - Region 7 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Tyson Foods in Noel, Mo., for safety and health violations, proposes penalties totaling $339,500
  • July 12 - Region 1 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms safety alliance with Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors of Massachusetts
  • July 11 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Rockwell Collins Services Wichita Service Center for workplace safety and health excellence
  • July 11 - Region 5 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Lorain, Ohio, steel mill for safety and health violations, proposing $163,000 in penalties
  • July 11 - Region 1 Osram Sylvania's Hillsborough, N.H., manufacturing plant continues as a workplace safety and health "Star"
  • July 10 - Federal Register 72:37501-37503 - Regulatory Flexibility Act Review of the Methylene Chloride Standard
  • July 10 - Region 1 U.S. BlueLinx Corp.'s Bellingham, Mass., distribution center continues as a workplace safety and health "Star"
  • July 10 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Butterball LLC in Carthage, Mo., for safety and health excellence
  • July 10 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms safety alliance with Hispanic contractors association to protect Alabama construction employees
  • July 10 - Region 5 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA issues Quincy Casting Inc. $220,620 in proposed fines for safety and health violations
  • July 10 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $41,400 in penalties against Dalton, Ga., manufacturing company for 11 serious violations
  • July 9 - Region 6 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Patterson-UTI Drilling Co. $47,600 for alleged safety and health violations
  • July 9 - Trade Release OSHA publishes Fact Sheet to help marine terminal crane operators
  • July 9 - Federal Register 72:37155-37156 - Department of Labor Regulatory Review and Update
  • July 9 - Federal Register 72:37155-37156 - Explosives; Extension of Comment Period
  • July 6 - Federal Register 72:37056-37057 - MET Laboratories, Inc.; Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • July 5 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $113,400 in penalties against Port Everglades, Fla., marine cargo company
  • July 5 - Region 1 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA issues 15 serious citations to Michael Bianco Inc. following safety and health inspections
  • July 2 - Federal Register 72:36066-36068 - Material Hoists, Personnel Hoists, and Elevators; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 2 - Federal Register 72:36068-36069 - Portable Fire Extinguishers (Annual Maintenance Certification Record); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • July 2 - Region 3 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA launches alliance with Pitt-Bradford Outreach Services
  • July 2 - QuickTakes Volume 6, Issue 12 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...

June

  • June 29 - Trade Release OSHA's hurricane response and recovery resources available for storm season
  • June 29 - Trade Release OSHA offers advice for working in summer heat
  • June 28 - Region 10 Boise Cascade LLC in Burley, Idaho, earns 'star' for safety and health excellence from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • June 28 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Holder Construction Co. team up to promote construction safety
  • June 28 - Federal Register 72:35513-35514 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • June 26 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with Construction Safety Council of Northeast Ohio
  • June 25 - Region 3 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Williamsport, Pa. company for safety and health violations
  • June 25 - Region 9 Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard recognized by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA as 'star' in workplace safety and health
  • June 22 - Federal Register 72:34483-34485 - Construction Records for Rigging Equipment; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • June 22 - Region 6 Six resident contractors in Three Rivers, Texas, achieve OSHA recognition for safety and health management
  • June 22 - Region 6 Union Carbide Corp. Seadrift Operations recognized by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA for safety and health management
  • June 21 - Trade Release OSHA seeks proposals for $10.1 million in new safety and health training grants
  • June 21 - Federal Register 72:34300-34319 - Susan Harwood Training Grant Program, FY 2007
  • June 21 - Federal Register 72:34299-34300 - Training Grant Application; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • June 21 - Federal Register 72:34320-34321 - National Technical Systems, Inc.; Renewal of Recognition
  • June 18 - Federal Register 72:33537-33538 - The Hydrostatic Testing Provision of the Standard on Portable Fire Extinguishers; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • June 15 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA, Nebraska Ethanol Board and Nebraska Consultation Program to sign strategic partnership June 18
  • June 14 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Omaha Steaks International Snyder Plant for safety and health excellence
  • June 14 - Trade Release OSHA and IWSA team up to support National Hauler Safety Month
  • June 14 - Federal Register 72:32868-32869 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • June 14 - Region 2 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms New York safety alliance with Hispanics in Real Estate and Construction
  • June 14 - Region 2 Las OSHA del Departamento del trabajo de los Estados Unidos establece alianza en seguridad en Nueva Cork con Hispanos en Bienes Raíces y la Construcción
  • June 14 - Region 4 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA announces Southeast 'Swept Up in Safety Week' to occur unannounced four times this year
  • June 14 - Region 7 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Cargill Meat Solutions in Missouri for safety and health excellence
  • June 14 - Region 8 Pharmaceutical manufacturer Sandoz Inc. recognized by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA for excellence in occupational safety and health
  • June 14 - News Brief OSHA introduces new Safety and Health Topics Page module
  • June 13 - Region 2 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA emphasizes scaffold safety after citing contractor for hazards at Nyack, N.Y., jobsite
  • June 13 - Region 6 Metairie Main Post Office earns 'star' for safety and health from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • June 13 - National Release OSHA implements National Emphasis Program to eliminate highly hazardous chemicals in the petrochemical industry
  • June 12 - Region 9 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Guam construction company $49,200 for safety violations
  • June 12 - Region 5 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA honors downstate Illinois companies for proactive workplace safety and health practices
  • June 12 - Region 9 U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA working overtime to ensure construction sites are safe for employees
  • June 11 - News Brief Ford, UAW, ACH-LLC Renew Partnership with OSHA
  • June 11 - Trade Release OSHA partnership helps reduce ergonomic injuries at the U.S. Postal Service
  • June 11 - Trade Release OSHA announces new Directorate of Training and Education
  • June 11 - Trade Release Dean McDaniel named new OSHA Region VI Administrator
  • June 11 - Trade Release OSHA defines "on site in one location" for Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous Chemicals standard
  • June 8 - Region 1 U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Forms Partnership for Safety and Health on T.F. Green Airport Terminal Improvement Project
  • June 8 - News Brief OSHA Renews Alliance with American Association of Occupational Health Nurses
  • June 8 - News Brief OSHA renews Alliance with National Association of Home Builders
  • June 8 - Federal Register 72:31863-31864 - Grantee Quarterly Progress Report; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • June 7 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites two companies in connection with November 2006 explosion in Danvers, Mass.
  • June 7 - Federal Register 72:31453-31457 - Interpretation of OSHA's Standard for Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous Chemicals
  • June 6 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms safety partnership for construction of Goldman Sachs Headquarters
  • June 6 - Region 4 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites steel erection companies for continued exposure of employees to fall hazards at Gadsden, Ala., area job site
  • June 5 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms alliance with Northeast Concrete Products Association to reduce hazards in New England
  • June 5 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA partnership formed to protect employees during restoration of Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge
  • June 5 - Region 8 - Veolia ES Technical Solutions recognized by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for excellence in occupational safety and health
  • June 5 - Federal Register 72:31159-31161 - Delegation of Authority and Assignment of Responsibility to the Assistant Secretary for Occupational Safety and Health
  • June 4 - Federal Register 72:30729-30734 - Power Presses
  • June 4 - Trade Release - OSHA Publishes an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on power press safety
  • June 4 - Region 5 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Kate Corp. in Berea, Ohio, for safety violations
  • June 4 - Region 10 - Potlatch Forest's Consumer Products Lewiston in Idaho earns 'Star' for safety and health excellence from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • June 1 - Trade Release - OSHA Renews Alliance with Association of Energy Service Companies

May

  • May 31 - Region 9 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Guam construction company $165,000 for safety violations
  • May 30 - Region 8 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with Hartford County's residential construction industry
  • May 30 - Federal Register 72:30035-30037 - Overhead and Gantry Cranes; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 25 - Federal Register 72:29353-29354 - Student Data Form; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork)
  • May 24 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with Hartford County's residential construction industry
  • May 24 - Trade Release - OSHA forms Alliance with National Association for Surface Finishing
  • May 23 - Region 1 - Carroll County, N.H., wood products packaging plant faces $62,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for potential fire, explosion and other hazards
  • May 23 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Sherwin-Williams Co. for safety and health excellence
  • May 22 - Region 5 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Northern Illinois University to tackle one of top seven industries in lost work time claims with June 6 safety course
  • May 22 - Region 2 - Rockland County, N.Y., waste services firm faces nearly $80,000 in fines from U.S. Labor Department’s OSHA for hazards at three locations
  • May 22 - Region 2 - Fatal fall at Webb Building construction site in Buffalo, N.Y., leads to $49,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for area contractor
  • May 21 - Trade Release - OSHA settles National Association of Manufacturers’ and Specialty Steel Industry of North America’s challenge to hexavalent chromium standard
  • May 21 - Region 3 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Clark Construction strive to minimize work-related hazards and reduce injuries on two D.C. construction projects
  • May 21 - National Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA unveils new pandemic flu guidance for healthcare workers
  • May 18 - Trade Release - OSHA Announces Targeted Inspection Plan for 2007
  • May 17 - Region 4 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $49,500 in penalties against Florida Lumber Co. of Miami, Fla.
  • May 17 - Trade Release - OSHA issues Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to update Personal Protective Equipment Standards
  • May 15 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forges construction safety alliance with New York City Department of Buildings
  • May 14 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites New Bedford, Mass., seafood processor following carbon monoxide death at Leonard's Wharf
  • May 11 - Region 6 - West Monroe Post Office earns 'star' for safety and health from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • May 11 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Honeywell Hardware Product Group for safety and health excellence
  • May 11 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA fines Deffenbaugh Industries Inc. in Omaha, Neb., $125,000 following fatality of refuse collection employee
  • May 11 - Region 1 - Portsmouth, R.I., contractor faces maximum allowed fine of $70,000 from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for cave-in hazard at Newport, R.I., site
  • May 10 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Horizon Lines of Puerto Rico Inc. and longshoremen's union form safety partnership for Puerto Nuevo terminal
  • May 10 - Region 2 - La Administración de Seguridad y Salud Ocupacional (OSHA) del Departamento del Trabajo de los Estados Unidos, Horizon Lines de Puerto Rico, Inc. y la Local 1575 de la ILA establecen un acuerdo de asociación para mayor seguridad en el terminal de Puerto Nuevo
  • May 10 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Alfred E. Smith High School renew successful alliance to educate students about workplace safety and health
  • May 10 - Region 7 - OSHA forms partnership with Gateway Constructors on new Interstate 64 Design Build Project in St. Louis
  • May 9 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Bronx Chamber of Commerce form alliance to help chamber members enhance employee safety and health
  • May 9 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Alfred E. Smith High School renew successful alliance to educate students about workplace safety and health
  • May 8 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA renews alliance with American Industrial Hygiene Association, UPR Medical Sciences Campus and Puerto Rico OSHA
  • May 8 - Region 2 - La Administración de Seguridad y Salud Ocupacional (OSHA) del Departamento del Trabajo de los Estados Unidos renueva su alianza con la Asociación Americana de Higienistas Industriales (AIHA), el Recinto de Ciencias Médicas de la Universidad de Puerto Rico y Puerto Rico-OSHA
  • May 8 - Federal Register 72:26159-26162 - Secretary's Order 4-2007 - Delegation of Authorities and Assignment of Responsibilities to the Assistant Secretary for Employment Standards and Other Officials in the Employment Standards Administration
  • May 8 - Region 1 - Fall hazards at Pembroke, N.H., construction site prompt nearly $80,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for Indiana-based contractor
  • May 8 - Region 5 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA issues multiple safety citations against two Milwaukee companies for blast that took three lives
  • May 8 - OSHA Speech - 2007 NAOSH Week kick-off ceremony
  • May 4 - Region 4 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Columbus, Ga.-based contractor for failing to protect employees from fall hazards
  • May 4 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA teams with Turner Construction to enhance worker safety during construction of new Yale-New Haven cancer hospital
  • May 4 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms construction safety and health partnership for Connecticut Center for Science and Exploration Project
  • May 4 - Trade Release - OSHA, ASSE, CSSE and industry groups team up to increase job safety for North American Occupational Safety and Health Week
  • May 4 - Federal Register 72:25333-25335 - Crawler Locomotive and Truck Cranes; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 3 - Trade Release - Anthony Forest Products earns its sixth SHARP award
  • May 3 - Federal Register 72:22828-22871 - Semiannual Regulatory Agenda
  • May 3 - Federal Register 72:24617-24623 - Electrical Reliability Services, Inc. (ERS) (Formerly Electro-Test, Inc.); Application for Renewal of Recognition
  • May 2 - Region 6 - Entergy Operations Jonesboro Service Center in Hodge earns "Star" for safety and health from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • May 1 - Region 2 - Queens residential complex faces $117,000 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines after employees exposed to asbestos hazards
  • May 1 - Region 1 - Fall hazards at Norwich, Conn., construction site prompt $120,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA fines for New Jersey-based contractor

April

  • April 30 - Federal Register 72:21299 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • April 30 - Region 4 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes $73,700 in penalties against Fort Pierce, Fla., aluminum door manufacturer
  • April 30 - Region 10 - U.S. Postal Service Mail Handlers Annex in Pocatello, Idaho, earns 'star' for employee safety and health from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • April 30 - Trade Release - OSHA forms Alliance with Industrial Minerals Association
  • April 27 - OSHA Statement - Statement by Edwin G. Foulke Jr., Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA on Worker Memorial Day 2007
  • April 27 - Federal Register 72:21054-21055 - Standard on Occupational Exposure to Noise (Noise); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 27 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Local Emphasis Program focuses on single and multi-piece rim wheel servicing in Kansas
  • April 25 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA emphasizes importance of cave-in protection following fatal trench collapse at Greenwich, Conn., golf course
  • April 25 - Region 5 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Barberton, Ohio, foundry for safety violations
  • April 24 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognizes service contractor for Jay, Maine, paper mill as workplace safety and health 'Star'
  • April 24 - News Brief - OSHA renews alliance with ADSC: International Association of Foundation Drilling
  • April 24 - National Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA announces focus on health hazards of microwave popcorn butter flavorings containing diacetyl
  • April 24 - Region 10 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Building Components of Idaho for alleged safety violations at Meridian, Idaho, worksite
  • April 24 - Region 6 - U. S. Department of Labor's OSHA and West Texas Safety Training Center sign alliance agreement
  • April 24 - Federal Register 72:20373-20374 - Asbestos in General Industry; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements; Correction
  • April 24 - Federal Register 72:20373 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Control Numbers Under the Paperwork Reduction Act
  • April 23 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Bethlehem company for demolition hazards after worksite accident
  • April 23 - Region 1 - Covanta Mid-Conn continues as workplace safety and health 'Star'
  • April 20 - Region 4 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites four contractors following fatal construction accident in Miami
  • April 20 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and M.A. Mortenson Co. form safety partnership on GE Health Care Leadership Institute construction project
  • April 19 - Trade Release - OSHA settles Building and Construction Trades Department challenge to hexavalent chromium standard
  • April 17 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Establishes Safety Alliance with Lake County Medical Society
  • April 17 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA, state program and prime contractor team up to promote safety on Illinois Medical Center construction project
  • April 17 - Region 3 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA launches youth job safety campaign
  • April 16 - Region 8 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes Scott's Liquid Gold in Denver for excellence in occupational safety and health
  • April 16 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms partnership with Home Builders Association of Greater St. Louis and Eastern Missouri
  • April 16 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA renews alliance with Lehigh Construction Group to train western New York's future construction workers
  • April 13 - Region 8 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Crested Butte ski resort $67,500 for violations of workplace safety and health standards
  • April 13 - Region 8 - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA and Colorado Contractors Association remind drivers to be aware of street and highway employees in work zones
  • April 13 - Federal Register 72:18791-18845 - Explosives
  • April 12 - Trade Release - OSHA and NIOSH jointly publish a Safety and Health Information Bulletin to help protect surgical personnel from needle stick injuries
  • April 12 - Trade Release - OSHA Issues Proposed Rule on Explosives
  • April 12 - Region 1 - Central Transport Inc. fined $109,500 by U.S. Labor Department’s OSHA for safety hazards at its Seekonk, Mass., freight terminal
  • April 10 - Region 6 - ExxonMobil Process Research Laboratories in Baton Rouge earns 'Star' for safety and health from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • April 10 - Region 7 - OSHA fines Premium Protein Products of Hastings $180,900 for 37 safety and health violations
  • April 10 - Region 5 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Kewanee, Ill., dump truck trailer manufacturer for health and safety violations
  • April 10 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA unites with MAST to help Southern Tier's manufacturers excel in workplace safety and health
  • April 9 - Region 4 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA to participate in April 15 Latino Construction Workers Day in Duluth, Ga.
  • April 9 - Region 4 - La OSHA del Departamento del trabajo de los Estados Unidos participará el 15 de Abril en el Día de los Trabajadores Latinos de la Construcción en Duluth, Ga.
  • April 9 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes U.S. Postal Service in Fenton, Mo., for safety and health excellence
  • April 9 - Region 4 - L'Oréal USA earns OSHA honor for sixth manufacturing facility
  • April 9 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA fines Syracuse-area asbestos abatement contractor $57,000 for health hazards at Dewitt jobsite
  • April 6 - Federal Register 72:17194-17195 - Mechanical Power Presses Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 6 - Region 3 - Domenick M. Salvatore takes charge of U.S. Labor Department's OSHA office in Wilmington
  • April 5 - Federal Register 72:16830-16832 - Asbestos in General Industry; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 5 - Region 1 - Bristol, Conn., manufacturing plant fined $142,550 by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for potential fire, explosion and other hazards
  • April 3 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Williamsport, Pa., company for machine guarding hazards and other violations
  • April 3 - QuickTakes Volume 6, Issue 7 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • April 3 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Long Island Occupational and Environmental Health Center join forces on workplace safety and health
  • April 2 - Region 1 - Litchfield County concrete plant fined $105,500 by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for unguarded saws and other hazards
  • April 2 - Trade Release - OSHA Publishes Waste Treatment Facility 'Design for Safety' Case Study
  • April 2 - Trade Release - OSHA Seeks Input from Stakeholders on Ionizing Radiation
  • April 2 - Federal Register 72:15091-15093 - Announcement of Additional Stakeholder Meetings on Occupational Exposure to Ionizing Radiation

March

  • March 30 - Trade Release - Warehousing Education and Research Council Joins Alliance
  • March 30 - Region 6 - U. S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Vintage Township Builders Guild sign alliance agreement
  • March 30 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $120,000 in penalties for Rexnord Industries' west Milwaukee facility
  • March 30 - Region 3 - Para proteger a los trabajadores hispanos, la OSHA del Departamento del Trabajo de los Estados Unidos estableció una alianza en seguridad y salud con el estado de Nueva Jersey y una empresa sin fines de lucro
  • March 30 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with state of New Jersey and local non-profit to protect Hispanic workers
  • March 29 - Trade Release - OSHA makes Regulatory Flexibility Act Review available
  • March 29 - Trade Release - OSHA to Support 2007 Campaign to Protect Highway Employees
  • March 29 - Federal Register 72:14727-14728 - Notice of Availability of the Regulatory Flexibility Act Review of the Occupational Safety Standard for Excavations
  • March 29 - Federal Register 72:14832-14833 - Presence Sensing Device Initiation (PSDI); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 28 - Federal Register 72:14615-14616 - Construction Fall Protection Systems Criteria and Practices and Training Requirements; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 27 - Region 6 - Placid Refining Co. in Port Allen, La., earns 'star' for safety and health from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA
  • March 27 - Region 4 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA announces Southeast 'Swept Up in Safety Week' to occur unannounced four times this year
  • March 27 - Region 1 - Fall River, Mass., contractor fined $36,400 by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for cave-in hazard at Norwood, Mass., worksite
  • March 27 - Region 6 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Black Contractors Association partner to promote construction safety
  • March 26 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes CF Industries in Aurora, Neb., for safety and health excellence
  • March 26 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA forms safety and health alliance with state of New Hampshire and small business development center
  • March 23 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $48,000 in penalties against two South Florida contractors
  • March 23 - Region 5 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA cites Dover, Ohio, pallet manufacturer for safety violations
  • March 23 - OSHA Testimony - OSHA FY 2008 budget request
  • March 23 - Federal Register 72:13825-13827 - Derricks; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 23 - OSHA Testimony - Committee on Homeland Security
  • March 22 - Region 4 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA to Provide Safety and Health Training to Employers in Montgomery, Ala., Construction Industry
  • March 22 - National Release - OSHA focuses on refinery safety
  • March 22 - Region 1 - Cave-in hazard at Congress Street Worksite in Boston Leads to $73,500 in U.S. Labor Department OSHA Fines for Sharon, Mass., Contractor
  • March 21 - OSHA Statement - Statement of U.S. Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA Edwin G. Foulke Jr. on Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board's report
  • March 21 - Region 6 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA renews partnership with V & R Drywall of El Paso to promote safety and health
  • March 21 - Region 6 - La OSHA del Departamento del Trabajo de los Estados Unidos renueva su alianza para fomentar la seguridad y la salud con la empresa V & R Drywall en El Paso
  • March 21 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites Bethlehem, Pa., Companies for Lead and other Safety and Health Hazards
  • March 19 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA recognizes GE Transportation Systems' Global Signaling division for safety and health excellence
  • March 15 - Trade Release - OSHA Issues Revised Guide to Help Protect Employees from Amputation
  • March 15 - Region 10 - US Ecology Idaho in Grand View, Idaho, earns ‘Star' for excellent employee safety and health from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • March 15 - Region 8 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA 'SafetyFest of the West' to be held March 21 and 22 in Denver
  • March 15 - Region 8 - La conferencia 'SafetyFest of the West' de la OSHA del Departamento del Trabajo de los Estados Unidos se realizará el 21 y 22 de marzo en Denver
  • March 15 - Federal Register 72:12200-12202 - Standard on Additional Requirements for Special Dipping and Coating Operations (Dip Tanks)
  • March 15 - QuickTakes Volume 6, Issue 6 - A bi-weekly e-news memo with information, updates and results from OSHA about safety and health in America's workplaces...
  • March 14 - Trade Release - OSHA Identifies 14,000 Workplaces with High Injury and Illness Rates
  • March 14 - Region 4 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than $65,000 in penalties for Eatonton, Ga., housing manufacturer
  • March 14 - Region 10 - J.R. Simplot Co. site in Soda Springs, Idaho, earns renewal 'Star' for safety and health from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • March 13 - Region 1 - Hooksett Goodwill Industries Store Merits Entry into Voluntary Protection Programs of U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • March 9 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA cites safety violations at Buckeye Building renovation
  • March 7 - Federal Register 72:10259-10261 - Canadian Standards Association; Expansion of Recognition
  • March 7 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Fines Erie County Manufacturer Following Hydrochloric Acid Spill
  • March 6 - OSHA Speech -American Bakers Association
  • March 6 - Region 1 - Huntsman Polyurethanes’ Derry, N.H. Research and Development Center Continues as a Workplace Safety and Health “Star”
  • March 5 - Federal Register 72:9716-9718 - Announcement of Stakeholder Meetings on Occupational Exposure to Ionizing Radiation
  • March 5 - Region 1 - Hamden, Conn. Manufacturer Faces $42,500 in Fines from U.S. Labor Department’s OSHA
  • March 5 - Region 8 - Rocky Mountain Metal Container Recognized by U.S. Dept. of Labor’s OSHA for Excellence in Occupational Safety and Health
  • March 5 - Region 2 - U. S. Labor Department's OSHA Cites Kearny, N.J. Company for Failure to Correct Workplace Hazards
  • March 5 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Forms Partnership with Illinois-based Builders Association Inc.
  • March 2 - Region 5 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Cites Safety Violations at Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel's Mingo Junction Plant, Proposes $147,500 in Penalties
  • March 2 - Federal Register 72:9590-9592 - Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health
  • March 1 - Region 8 - Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc. in Colorado Springs Recognized by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA for Excellence in Safety and Health
  • March 1 - News Brief - OSHA Renews Alliance with American Biological Safety Association
  • March 1 - OSHA Speech - National Association of Tower Erectors
  • March 1 - QuickTakes Volume 6, 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 28 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Forms Safety and Health Partnership with AK Steel Corp.
  • February 28 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Fines Two Hollis, N.H., Contractors $81,800 for Cave-In Hazards at Nashua Worksite
  • February 28 - Federal Register 72:9031-9033 - Southwest Research Institute; Renewal and Expansion of Recognition
  • February 27 - Region 1 - Dixie's Leominster, Mass. Plant Earns Prestigious Workplace Safety and Health "Star" from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • February 27 - Region 1 - Huber Engineered Woods' Aroostook County Plant Accepted into Voluntary Protection Programs of U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • February 27 - Trade Release - OSHA Seeks Information from Stakeholders on Ionizing Radiation
  • February 27 - Federal Register 72:8797-8798 - MET Laboratories, Inc.; Expansion of Recognition
  • February 27 - Region 6 - U. S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Panhandle Safety Training Center, Frank Phillips College, Sign Alliance Agreement
  • February 26 - Trade Release - OSHA Schedules Federal Advisory Council Meeting
  • February 26 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Joins with University of Sacred Heart to Provide Safety and Health Training for Employees and Students
  • February 26 - Region 2 - La Administración de Salud y Seguridad Ocupacional del Departamento del Trabajo de los Estados Unidos (OSHA) se une a la Universidad del Sagrado Corazón para ofrecer capacitación en seguridad y salud a trabajadores y estudiantes
  • February 26 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Teams Up with State of Illinois and Sauk Valley Community College for OSHA Safety Day
  • February 23 - Region 8 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Cites Arapahoe Utilities & Infrastructure in Englewood for Alleged Safety Violations
  • February 23 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Forms Safety Partnership with Legacy Building Group and Clayco during Expansion of Casino Queen
  • February 22 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites Safety Violations at Columbus Foam Insulation Manufacturing Plant, Proposing $155,000 in Penalties
  • February 22 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Cape Cod Landscape Association Unite for Worker Safety and Health on the Cape and South Coast
  • February 22 - Region 1 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, State of New Hampshire and Construction Roundtable Join to Focus on Safety and Health
  • February 21 - Region 6 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Utility Contractors for Safety Partner to Promote Workplace Safety
  • February 21 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Establishes Safety Alliance with John A. Logan College, Carterville, Illinois
  • February 21 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Recognizes Lititz Carrier Annex for Workplace Safety and Health Success
  • February 20 - Region 8 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites Provident Pharmaceutical in Colorado Springs for Alleged Safety and Health Violations
  • February 20 - Region 7 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA, Metro Omaha Builders Association and State of Nebraska Form Alliance to Protect Construction Workers
  • February 20 - Region 10 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and Puget Sound Shipbuilders Form Alliance To Foster Safer Shipyards in Washington State
  • February 20 - Region 2 - New Alliance will Promote Safety and Health Training for Hotel and Hospitality Workers in the U.S. Virgin Islands
  • February 20 - Region 7 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Establishes Local Emphasis Program to Reduce Amputations in Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska Workplaces
  • February 16 - Region 6 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Fines Bollinger Gretna $104,000 for Alleged Safety and Health Violations
  • February 16 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Supports Construction Association of South Florida Safety Expo
  • February 16 - Federal Register 72:7678-7679 - Submission for OMB Review: Comment Request
  • February 16 - Region 1 - New Alliance Between U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and U.S. Surgical/Tyco to Assist New Haven Area Manufacturing Employees
  • February 16 - National Release - U.S. Labor Department Presents Federal Safety and Health Achievement Awards during Ceremony
  • February 15 - Federal Register 72:7467-7468 - Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health
  • February 15 - Federal Register 72:7468-7476 - Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratories; Revised Fee Schedule
  • February 15 - Federal Register 72:77465-7467 - Regulation on Access to Employee Exposure and Medical Records; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 15 - Federal Register 72:7464-7465 - Standard on Formaldehyde; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • February 14 - Federal Register 72:7135-7221 - Electrical Standard; Final Rule
  • February 13 - Region 6 - Demolition Contractor Fined $135,900 by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA for Alleged Safety Violations After 2 Workers Killed
  • February 13 - Trade Release - OSHA Issues Final Rule on Electrical Installation Standard
  • February 12 - Region 10 - Umatilla Chemical Agent Disposal Facility in Hermiston, Oregon Earns Department of Labor's OSHA "Star" for Workplace Safety and Health
  • February 12 - Federal Register 72:6604-6605 - National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH); Request for Nominations to Serve on NACOSH
  • February 12 - News Brief - OSHA Renews Alliance with the Shipbuilders Council of America
  • February 12 - Trade Release - OSHA Releases New "It's The Law" Poster
  • February 12 - Trade Release - OSHA Seeking Nominations for National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health
  • February 12 - Region 10 - U.S. Postal Service's Everett Processing & Distribution Center Earns "Star" for Safety and Health from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • February 9 - Region 5 - Workplace Safety and Health Day in Peoria Offers a Variety of Employer Guides to Protecting Workers
  • February 8 - Federal Register 72:6001 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Announcement of Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Control Numbers Under the Paperwork Reduction Act
  • February 8 - Federal Register 72:6002-6008 - Gibraltar Chimney International, LLC, Hoffmann, Inc., and Kiewit Industrial Co.; Application for Permanent Variance and Interim Order, Grant of Interim Order, and Request for Comments
  • February 8 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites Bradenton, Fla. Contractor Following Investigation of Fatality at St. Petersburg Construction Site
  • February 6 - Region 1 - General Electric's Somersworth, N.H., Manufacturing Plant Continues as a Workplace Safety and Health "Star"
  • February 6 - National Release - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Unveils New Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for Influenza Pandemic
  • February 6 - Region 6 - Delta Air Lines and DAL Global Services in Colorado Springs Recognized by U.S. Labor Department for Excellent Job Safety and Health
  • February 5 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Issues Alert on Dangers Associated with Cleanup and Recovery from Florida Storms
  • February 5 - National Release - President's FY 2008 Budget Request for Department of Labor's OSHA Will Increase Federal Enforcement and Compliance Assistance
  • February 1 - QuickTakes Volume 6, 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 31 - Trade Release - OSHA Signs New Alliance with Roadway Safety and Health Partners
  • January 30 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Cites Endicott, N.Y., Employer Following Fatal Steam Explosion
  • January 30 - Trade Release - OSHA Signs New Alliance with Pipeline Contractors
  • January 29 - Trade Release - OSHA Renews Alliance with the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
  • January 29 - Region 2 - Rock Tavern, N.Y., Contractor Fined $77,100 by U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for Fall Hazards at Lagrangeville Worksite
  • January 26 - Region 5 - UWM Center for Ergonomics and U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Form Alliance to Combat Ergonomic Injuries On the Job
  • January 26 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA to Renew Partnership with Allied Construction Industries in the Greater Cincinnati Area
  • January 26 - Region 3 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA and Barton Malow Co. in Partnership to Promote Safety During Construction of New Convention Center
  • January 25 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Establishes Safety Alliance with Lyondell Chemical
  • January 25 - Region 10 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites U.S. Forest Service In Ketchikan, Alaska, for Alleged Safety Violations at a Worksite
  • January 24 - Region 5 - Wayne Dalton Corp. Cited for Violating Workplace Safety and Health Standards
  • January 24 - Region 6 - Entergy Operations Port Allen Service Center Recognized by U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA for Safety and Health Management
  • January 24 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Forms Partnership with Construction Trades of South Central Wisconsin and Ryan Companies US Inc.
  • January 24 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Local Emphasis Program Focuses on Auto Body Shops in Western Missouri
  • January 24 - Trade Release - Employers Must Post Illness/Injury Summaries Beginning Feb. 1, 2007
  • January 24 - Trade Release - OSHA Seeking Nominations for Advisory Committee On Construction Safety and Health
  • January 24 - Federal Register 72:3166-3167 - Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH); Request for Nominations
  • January 23 - Region 4 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Proposes Over $191,000 in Penalties for Construction Company's Failure to Report Injuries at TVA Plants
  • January 23 - Region 1 - Cave-In Hazards at Two Granite State Worksites Lead to $50,000 in Fines from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for Bow, N.H. Contractor
  • January 23 - Region 1 - Nashua, N.H., Contractor Faces $64,700 in Fines from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA for Cave-In Hazards at North Conway Worksite
  • January 19 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Launches Statewide Alliance with University of Pittsburgh to Protect Rural Responders
  • January 18 - Region 2 - U.S. Labor Department's OSHA Fines Penny Curtiss Baking Co. $120,600 for Safety and Health Hazards at Syracuse Bakery
  • January 18 - Federal Register 72:2310-2311 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health; Notice of Meeting
  • January 17 - Trade Release - OSHA Schedules Maritime Advisory Committee Meeting
  • January 17 - Region 1 - Acton, Mass., Post Office Earns Prestigious Workplace Safety and Health "Star" from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • January 17 - Region 1 - Acushnet Company's New Bedford Custom Operations Plant Continues as a Workplace Safety and Health "Star"
  • January 17 - Region 1 - Lakeville, Mass., Post Office Earns Prestigious Workplace Safety and Health “Star” from U.S. Labor Department’s OSHA
  • January 12 - Region 1 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites Nebraska Tire Service Company for Safety Violations Following Investigation of Fatal Accident
  • January 12 - Region 1 - Goffstown Post Office is First in Granite State to Earn Workplace Safety and Health "Star" from U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • January 11 - Region 1 - New Alliance to Provide Safety Training for YouthBuild Boston
  • January 11 - Region 1 - New Alliance with U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Aims to Enhance Safety for Heavy Equipment Operators in Central and Western Mass.
  • January 11 - Region 1 - Schick's Milford Plant Achieves "Star" Status in Prestigious Voluntary Protection Programs of the U.S. Labor Department's OSHA
  • January 8 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Focuses Special Emphasis Program on Spray-On Bedliner Industry in Western Missouri
  • January 8 - Region 10 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Cites Federal Constructors Corp. for Alleged Safety Violations at a Meridian, Idaho Worksite
  • January 5 - Trade Release - OSHA Issues Guidance on Abrasive Blasting in Shipyards
  • January 5 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Recognizes Allentown Company for Safety and Health Success
  • January 5 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA and ACORN Form Alliance in N.J. to Provide Job Safety and Health Training for Hispanic Employees
  • January 5 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA Renews Recognition of PPL Brunner Island for Workplace Safety and Health Success
  • January 5 - Federal Register 72:583-584 - National Recognized Testing Laboratories (29 CFR 1910.7); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • January 4 - Region 3 - New OSHA Partnership Formed to Protect Ship Repair Workers
  • January 3 - Region 10 - Exemplary Safety Record Earns 'SHARP' Status from U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA for Henningsen Cold Storage Facilities in Twin Fall
  • January 3 - Federal Register 72:7-8 - Updating National Consensus Standards in OSHA's Standard for Fire Protection in Shipyard Employment

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