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What's New - 2019

April

  • April 30 - Region 6 - U.S. Department of Labor Investigation Finds Texas Storage Tank Manufacturing Facility Exposed Employees to Serious Workplace Hazards
  • April 26 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Packaging Manufacturer For Safety Violations after Two Employees Suffer Injuries
  • April 26 - Federal Register 84:17892-17893 - Curtis-Strauss LLC: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • April 25 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Expands Partnership with Florida SAFETY Alliance to Increase Awareness of Construction Hazards
  • April 25 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Chemical Manufacturer for Exposing Workers To Fire and Burn Hazards at Georgia Worksite
  • April 25 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Preparatory College For Exposing Employees to Trenching Hazards
  • April 23 - Region 8 - U.S. Department of Labor and Associated General Contractors Renew Alliance to Promote Safety and Health in the Rio Grande Valley
  • April 23 - Region 8 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Montana Highway Contractor After Hot Asphalt Burns Three Workers in Laurel
  • April 23 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Partners with Southeast's Industry Leaders, Landscaping Employers to Sponsor Safety Stand-Down, April 29-30, 2019
  • April 22 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor Partners with Alvin H. Butz Inc. to Promote Workplace Safety at Manufacturing Facility Expansion in Pennsylvania
  • April 22 - Region 8 - U.S. Department of Labor Investigation Finds Hospital Employees Exposed to Workplace Violence Hazards
  • April 22 - Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor, Workplace Safety Organizations Announce 6th Annual National Fall Prevention Safety Stand-Down
  • April 22 - Region 1 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites New Hampshire Furniture Manufacturer One Willful and 36 Serious Violations after Employee Injury
  • April 22 - Federal Register 84:16696-16698 - CSA Group Testing & Certification, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test
  • April 19 - Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor to Hold Meeting to Solicit Public Input On OSH Act Whistleblower Protection Provision
  • April 18 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Joins Partnership to Promote Workplace Safety During North Huntsville, Alabama, Construction Project
  • April 18 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Partners with University of South Florida and Contractor to Promote Worker Safety During Florida Construction Project
  • April 18 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor Fines Pennsylvania Framing Contractor For Exposing Employees to Fall Hazards
  • April 18 - Region 3 - Federal Jury Awards Whistleblower $40,000 in Damages Following U.S. Department of Labor Investigation of Pennsylvania Foundry
  • April 18 - Region 3 - Federal Jury Decides Pennsylvania Company Wrongfully Terminated Two Employees for Participating in U.S. Department of Labor Investigation
  • April 18 - Federal Register 84:16286-16288 - SGS North America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
  • April 18 - Federal Register 84:16285-16286 - Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • April 17 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Partners with Contractors to Promote Safety During Construction of Florida Development Project
  • April 17 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor and Illinois Funeral Directors Association Sign Alliance to Improve Workplace Safety
  • April 17 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor Enters Partnership to Promote Safety During Bridge Construction Project in Ohio
  • April 10 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Southern New Jersey Contractor For Disregarding Fall Protection Requirements
  • April 10 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Plastics Manufacturer For Exposing Employees to Amputations after Worker Injury
  • April 10 - Federal Register 84:14412-14420 - Proposed Modification to the List of Appropriate NRTL Program Test Standards and the Scopes of Recognition of Several NRTLs
  • April 10 - Federal Register 84:14404-14412 - Modification to the List of Appropriate NRTL Program Test Standards and the Scopes of Recognition of Several NRTLs
  • April 10 - Federal Register 84:14402-14404 - Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • April 8 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Construction Company After Employee Suffers Injuries from Fall at Florida Worksite
  • April 3 - Region 2 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Remington Arms for 27 Safety and Health Violations after Amputation at New York Manufacturing Plant
  • April 3 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Investigation Finds Florida Roofing Contractor Continues to Expose Employees to Fall Hazards
  • April 2 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor Partners with Safety Professionals and Industry To Raise Awareness of Hazards during Trench Safety Day Event in Ohio
  • April 2 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor Partners with Industry at Chicago Area Trench Safety Conferences to Raise Awareness of Hazards
  • April 1 - Federal Register 84:12295 - Whistleblower Stakeholder Meeting

March

  • March 26 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor Again Cites Wisconsin Pallet Manufacturer After Three Employees Exposed to Wood Dust
  • March 25 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Fines Georgia Contractor For Trenching Violations; Proposes $106,078 in Penalties
  • March 25 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Seeks to Prevent Georgia Roadway Worksite Injuries through Safety Stand-Down Events
  • March 22 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor, Industry Leaders and Safety Professionals Join for Kickoff of 2019 National Safety Stand-Up for Grain Safety Week on March 25
  • March 21 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor Proposes $1,326,367 Penalty after Ohio Company Willfully Exposes Employees to Dangerous Hazards
  • March 21 - Federal Register 84:10551-10553 - Occupational Safety and Health State Plans; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 21 - Federal Register 84:10553-10554 - Standard on Commercial Diving Operations; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • March 19 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ammunition Manufacturer After Explosion Kills Two Employees at North Florida Worksite
  • March 18 - Region 8 - U.S. Department of Labor Signs Alliance with North Dakota Oil and Gas Industry Group to Promote Workplace Safety in Oil Fields
  • March 14 - Federal Register 84:9384-9385 - Proposed Modification to the List of Appropriate NRTL Program Test Standards
  • March 13 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites South Florida Restaurant Operator For Safety Violations After Employee Suffers Burn Injuries
  • March 13 - Federal Register 84:9142-9143 - Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; National Safety Stand-Down To Prevent Falls in Construction; Office of the Secretary
  • March 12 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Wisconsin Aluminum Castings Manufacturer After Three Employees Develop Occupational Lung Disease
  • March 12 - Federal Register 84:8900-8902 - MET Laboratories, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition and Proposed Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test
  • March 11 - Federal Register 84:8633-8641 - Powered Industrial Trucks; Request for information
  • March 8 - Trade Release - OSHA Requests Information on the Powered Industrial Trucks Standard
  • March 6 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Battery Manufacturer For Lead and Other Safety Hazards; Proposes $115,594 in Penalties
  • March 6 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Contractors for Safety Violations Following Two Fatalities at Florida Hotel Worksite
  • March 5 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor Fines Pennsylvania Construction Company $208,560 for Exposing Employees to Trenching Hazards
  • March 5 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Roofing Contractor After Fatal Fall at South Florida Worksite
  • March 5 - Region 1 - U.S. Department of Labor Sues Massachusetts Construction Company For Retaliation for Facilitating Arrest of Injured Employee
  • March 1 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor Renews Alliance with Toledo Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee to Improve Workplace Safety
  • March 1 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Pet Food Manufacturer For Amputation, Fall and Other Safety Hazards

February

  • February 28 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Landscaping Company After Employee Suffers Fatal Heat-Related Injury
  • February 27 - Region 6 - U.S. Department of Labor and Lee Lewis Construction Partner to Enhance Workplace Safety and Health at Lubbock Construction Project
  • February 27 - Region 6 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Canned Food Company in Texas After Employee Suffers Amputation
  • February 26 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Nebraska Asphalt Company Following Investigation of Employee Fatality
  • February 26 - Region 6 - U.S. Department of Labor and West Texas Safety Training Center Renew Alliance to Prevent Injuries, Illnesses in Oil and Gas Industry
  • February 22 - Region 8 - U.S. Department of Labor and Montana Construction Contractor Sign Partnership to Enhance Employee Safety and Health
  • February 21 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Issues $164,802 in Penalties to Wholesaler After Employee Injury at Georgia Distribution Center
  • February 21 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor Renews Alliance to Improve Workplace Safety For Southwest Illinois Industrial and Utility Employees
  • February 20 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Mississippi Paper Manufacturer For Workplace Safety Violations, Proposes $303,657 in Penalties
  • February 19 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor Investigation Results in Court Ordering a Pennsylvania Hair Salon to Pay $40,000 to Stylist Fired after Report of Health and Safety Hazards
  • February 19 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Imposes Fine on Motion Picture Company for Failing to Adequately Protect Stuntmen from On-Set Hazards
  • February 15 - Region 1 - U.S. Department of Labor and Dimeo Construction Partner to Promote Workplace Safety During North Kingstown Construction Project
  • February 14 - Federal Register 84:4105-4106 - MET Laboratories, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
  • February 13 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio Musical Instrument Manufacturer For Exposing Employees to Copper Dust and Machine Hazards
  • February 13 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor Seeks to Prevent Amputation Injuries To Nebraska Employees and Remind Employers of Reporting Requirement
  • February 13 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Issues $265,196 in Penalties to Florida Roofing Contractor for Repeatedly Exposing Employees to Fall Hazards
  • February 13 - Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Provides Interim Compliance Guidance for Evaluation of Crane Operators
  • February 12 - Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Urges Employers to Prevent Worker Exposure to Carbon Monoxide from Portable Generators And Other Equipment
  • February 12 - Federal Register 84:3499-3501 - CSA Group Testing & Certification Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition and Proposed Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
  • February 12 - Federal Register 84:3497-3499 - QPS Evaluation Services, Inc.: Applications for Expansion of Recognition
  • February 7 - Federal Register 84:2582-2583 - TUV SUD America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • February 7 - Federal Register 84:2583-2587 - ISGS North America, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition and Proposed Modification to the NRTL Program's List of Appropriate Test Standards
  • February 7 - Federal Register 84:2587-2589 - Proposed Modification to the List of Appropriate NRTL Program Test Standards and the Scopes of Recognition of Several NRTLs
  • February 7 - Region 1 - U.S. Department of Labor Orders Vermont Company to Compensate Employee Fired for Reporting Finance Industry Violations
  • February 7 - Region 9 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Guam Building Materials Distributor For Struck-By Hazards
  • February 5 - Region 6 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Texas Indoor Gun Range For Exposing Employees to Unsafe Lead Levels
  • February 5 - Federal Register 84:1791-1792 - OSHA Strategic Partnership Program (OSPP) for Worker Safety and Health; Notice
  • February 5 - Federal Register 84:1792-1794 - Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition; Notice
  • February 5 - Federal Register 84:1794-1795 - Marine Terminals and Longshoring Standards; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements; Notice
  • February 5 - Federal Register 84:1795-1796 - The Standard on Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Shipyard Employment; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements; Notice
  • February 4 - Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Forms Alliance with Agribusiness Organizations to Protect Workers in Agricultural Industry
  • February 4 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Partners with Contractor to Promote Workplace Safety during Construction of Tire Plant in Mississippi

January

  • January 28 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration Returns to Normal Enforcement Operations Following Hurricane Michael
  • January 28 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration Returns to Normal Enforcement Operations Following Hurricane Michael
  • January 28 - Region 1 - U.S. Department of Labor and Connecticut Manufacturer Settle Whistleblower Allegations Regarding Termination of Two Workers
  • January 23 - Federal Register 84:380-406 - Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses; Final Rule
  • January 24 - Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Issues Final Rule to Protect Privacy of Workers
  • January 24 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Joins Partnership to Promote Workplace Safety During Construction Project at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport
  • January 24 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Roofing Contractor For Exposing Employees to Dangerous Falls
  • January 23 - National News Release - U.S. Department of Labor Publishes New Frequently Asked Questionson Controlling Silica in General Industry
  • January 23 - Region 4 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Florida Cafeteria for Burn and Chemical Hazards; Faces $134,880 in Penalties
  • January 23 - Federal Register 84:213-223 - Department of Labor Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Annual Adjustments for 2019
  • January 18 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Nebraska Beef Processing Plant After Employee Severely Burned by Ammonia
  • January 11 - Trade Release - U.S. Department of Labor Provides Compliance Assistance Resources to Protect Workers from Falls
  • January 11 - Region 6 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Dallas Utilities Contractor After Worker Suffers Fatal Gas Exposure
  • January 11 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Utility Contractors Following Fatal Explosion in Wisconsin
  • January 10 - Region 9 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites U.S. Postal Service After Heat-Related Worker Fatality in Southern California
  • January 10 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Pennsylvania Excavation Company For Exposing Employees to Trenching Hazards
  • January 10 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor Urges Employers and Employees To Remain Vigilant About Possible Winter Hazards
  • January 9 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Solar Contractor After Employee Fatality at Kansas Jobsite
  • January 8 - Region 3 - U.S. Department of Labor and Turner Construction Partner To Promote Workplace Safety During Hospital Project in Erie, Pennsylvania
  • January 8 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Roofing Contractor After Employee's Fatal Fall at Missouri Jobsite
  • January 8 - Region 2 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Contractor Following Crane Collapse At New York City Construction Worksite
  • January 3 - Region 5 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Ohio UPS Facility for Blocking Exits
  • January 3 - Region 8 - U.S. Department of Labor and Montana Contractors Association Sign Alliance to Foster Safer Workplaces
  • January 3 - Region 7 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Kansas Drywall Contractor
  • January 2 - Region 8 - U.S. Department of Labor Cites Two Roofing Companies After Colorado Employees Found Exposed to Fall Hazards

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