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  • May 26 - Region 4 - OSHA cites Atlanta-area commercial lamination company for 18 serious safety and health violations; nearly $80K in penalties proposed
  • May 26 - Region 2 - Conway Stores again locks emergency exits at Bronx stores
  • May 26 - Region 3 - Newark gas manufacturer repeatedly exposed employees to workplace hazards
  • May 26 - Region 5 - Worker's finger amputated after being caught in machine at Superior Roll Forming Company in Valley City, Ohio
  • May 22 - Region 6 - Alfa Laval faces nearly $500K in fines for Oklahoma safety violations
  • May 22 - Region 7 - Federal court finds Martin Foundry, owners and consultants in contempt for not allowing OSHA inspection
  • May 21 - Region 5 - 18 workers endangered by deadly levels of carbon monoxide gas
  • May 21 - Region 5 - Sifco fails to protect workers from molten metal, dangerous machinery
  • May 21 - Region 5 - Workers continue to be exposed to amputation, other hazards at Lebanon Seaboard Corporation in Danville, Illinois
  • May 21 - Region 4 - Roofing contractor's willful disregard of fall prevention standards leads to death of worker who fell through skylight
  • May 21 - Federal Register 80: 29345-29346 - Preparations for the 29th Session of the UN Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (UNSCEGHS)
  • May 21 - Federal Register 80: 29342-29344 - Curtis-Straus LLC: Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • May 21 - Federal Register 80: 29346-29348 - The Cadmium in Construction Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Collection of Information (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 21 - Federal Register 80: 29344-29345 - The Asbestos in Shipyards Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 21 - Federal Register 80: 29341-29342 - Marine Terminals and Longshoring Standards; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 20 - Region 4 - Miami, Florida, metal recycler exposes workers to electrocution, amputations and lead hazards; nearly $60K in penalties proposed
  • May 20 - Region 6 - Suburban Propane Partners in Fort Worth, Texas, exposes workers to electrical and other hazards
  • May 20 - Trade Release - OSHA proposes approval of State Plan to protect the safety and health of state and local government workers in Maine
  • May 20 - Region 5 - Illinois Dollar Tree stores endanger workers with blocked exits, stacked boxes
  • May 20 - Federal Register 80: 29099-29100 - OSHA Training Institute (OTI) Education Center Prerequisite Verification Form; Request Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 20 - Federal Register 80: 28890-28893 - Maine State Plan for State and Local Government Employers; Notice of Submission; Proposal To Grant Initial State Plan Approval; Request for Public Comment and Opportunity To Request Public Hearing
  • May 19 - Region 4 - Unadilla, Georgia, recycling center exposes workers to falls, fire and amputation hazards
  • May 19 - Region 3 - Dollar General ignores dangers of blocked emergency exits and other serious hazards at Bear, Delaware, store; faces nearly $125K in fines
  • May 18 - Region 4 - Safety inspection finds 9 contractors at Doral, Florida, luxury construction site ignore dangerous falls and other hazards, put workers at risk
  • May 18 - Region 5 - Storage tank manufacturer exposes welders to toxic metal hazards
  • May 18 - Region 7 - Lack of safety equipment and training cost electrical technician his life
  • May 18 - Federal Register 80: 28300-28302 - 1,2-Dibromo-3-Chloropropane (DBCP) Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • May 15 - Region 1 - Record snowfall highlights why fall safety is a year-round concern
  • May 14 - Region 6 - Proper protections could have saved four DuPont workers killed by gas
  • May 14 - Trade Release - OSHA, NIOSH release new toolkit to better protect hospital workers from transmissible diseases
  • May 14 - Trade Release - OSHA and the Coordinating Committee for Automotive Repair renew alliance to protect workers in the car repair industry
  • May 13 - Region 4 - OSHA finds that Fort Jackson contractor allowed employees to work in an unprotected trench
  • May 13 - Region 5 - Workers face risk of injury from machinery, chemical and fire hazards at Vandalia, Illinois, metal tube manufacturing plant
  • May 12 - Region 6 - OSHA launches new alliance in Houston to protect workers from falls
  • May 12 - Region 1 - Roofing workers spotted in 'clear-and-present danger' by OSHA inspectors as they drive by North Smithfield, Rhode Island, job site
  • May 12 - Region 5 - Americold warehouse in Green Bay cited for refrigeration system violations
  • May 12 - Region 5 - U.S. Aqua Vac cited in death of diver in New Albany, Ohio, pond
  • May 12 - Region 5 - Auto parts manufacturer ignores safety rules for machines,puts workers at risk of amputation and being hit by equipment
  • May 12 - Region 1 - Forever 21 Retail Inc. store in Connecticut among those endangering employees because of obstructed emergency exit routes
  • May 11 - Region 5 - Workers risk serious injuries and amputations at Bellefontaine, Ohio, rubber-hose manufacturing plant
  • May 11 - Region 5 - OSHA cites Burnett Dairy Cooperative for failing to ensure employee's safety after man dies in a grain bin
  • May 11 - Region 5 - Hanby Farms' workers face grain bin dangers, other hazards
  • May 11 - Region 3 - Pennsylvania duct manufacturer faces more than $1M in fines as workers suffer dozens of injuries, including crushed and amputated fingers
  • May 11 - Region 3 - Americold Logistics facing $47,300 penalty after OSHA finds safety hazards at company's warehouse in Manchester, Pennsylvania
  • May 8 - Trade Release - OSHA to hold meeting of National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health Temporary Workers Work Group
  • May 7 - Trade Release - Secretary of Labor appoints members to the Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health
  • May 6 - Region 4 - DHC Contracting knowingly put workers at risk of trench collapse hazards at Guyton, Georgia work site
  • May 6 - Federal Register 80: 26097-26098 - Nemko-CCL: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • May 6 - Federal Register 80: 26096-26097 - TUV SUD America, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition
  • May 6 - Federal Register 80: 26095-26096 - TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition
  • May 5 - Region 4 - Workers found on unsafe scaffolding at fast food restaurant in Lilburn, Georgia
  • May 5 - Region 4 - Sabel Steel Service Inc. exposes workers to unsafe levels of lead, fall and electrical shock hazards
  • May 5 - Region 2 - Employees of Utica, New York, steel and pipe manufacturer face laceration, crushing, exit access and fall hazards
  • May 4 - Region 4 - Mississippi's Suburban Plastics fails to correct workplace hazards following OSHA inspection
  • May 4 - National Release - Record numbers of construction workers expected to get prevention message in 2015 National Fall Safety Stand-Down
  • May 4 - Trade Release - SHA and the National Center for Transgender Equality form alliance to protect safety, health of transgender workers
  • May 4 - Region 2 - Lack of protective equipment for Republic Steel plant electrician results in 1st and 3rd degree burns after arc flash
  • May 4 - Federal Register 80: 25365-25526 - Confined Spaces in Construction; Final Rule
  • May 1 - National Release - Confined spaces rule could protect nearly 800 construction workers a year from serious injuries and reduce life-threatening hazards
  • April 30 - Region 5 - OSHA again cites Tip Top Roofing for failing to provide workers fall protection
  • April 30 - Region 5 - Workers exposed to amputation hazards at Vista Window Company
  • April 30 - Region 5 - Workers exposed to amputation hazards at Clearwater Paper Neenah
  • April 30 - Region 5 - Lack of proper safety controls leads to loss of worker's 3 fingers in metal press at stamping company, inspectors find
  • April 30 - Region 6 - J&M Energy Services fined $60K for exposing workers to hazardous gas
  • April 29 - Trade Release - OSHA unveils new "It's The Law" poster
  • April 29 - Region 8 - Colorado utility installers expose workers to possible trench collapse
  • April 29 - Federal Register 80: 23822-23823 - Temporary Labor Camps; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 29 - Federal Register 80: 23820-23822 - Reports of Injuries to Employees Operating Mechanical Power Presses; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of an Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirement
  • April 29 - Federal Register 80: 23820 - Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (MACOSH)
  • April 28 - Region 2 - Hotel soap and shampoo manufacturer faces fines of nearly $104K for exposing employees to dangerous chemical and fire hazards
  • April 28 - Statement - Statement of US Labor Secretary Perez about Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 27 - Region 8 - Workers at residential roofing site exposed to fall hazards
  • April 27 - Region 6 - Oklahoma community honors Workers' Memorial Day at candlelight vigil April 28
  • April 27 - Region 8 - OSHA pays tribute to workers killed on the job at Denver Workers' Memorial Day event, April 28
  • April 27 - Federal Register 80: 23301-23303 - The 13 Carcinogens Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 27 - Federal Register 80: 23300-23301 - Hazard Communication Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements
  • April 27 - Federal Register 80: 23297-23300 - Permit-Required Confined Spaces; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Collection of Information (Paperwork) Requirements

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