OSHA News USA

  • QuickTakes 07/15/2015

    15 Jul 2015, 6:00 pm
    OSHA fines Texas DuPont plant more than $270K during second inspection after four workers die from chemical exposure Texas manufacturer with long history of violations fined more than $321K after repeatedly allowing workers to operate defective ...
  • QuickTakes 07/01/2015

    1 Jul 2015, 6:00 pm
    OSHA investigators to focus on key hazards during healthcare inspections Free on-site consultation services available to help employers improve workplace safety and health OSHA heat app surpasses 200K downloads OSHA promotes safety in fireworks ...
  • QuickTakes 06/15/2015

    15 Jun 2015, 6:00 pm
    OSHA teams up with NOAA and NWS to prevent heat-related deaths and illnesses Lawsuit settlement boosts enforcement of heat standards for outdoor workers in California Executive Order on Chemical Safety: Update Roofing company owner charged in ...
  • QuickTakes 06/02/2015

    2 Jun 2015, 6:00 pm
    OSHA's revised Hazard Communication requirements in effect as of June 1 DOL and Federal Agency Regulatory Council propose rule and guidance to implement Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order Sixty day public comment period will follow ...
  • QuickTakes 05/15/2015

    15 May 2015, 6:00 pm
    National Safety Stand-Down reaches millions of workers OSHA seeks to prevent heat illness with revised Heat Safety Tool app and promotion of "Don't Fry Day" Lloyd Industries Inc. fined $822,000 after workers suffer dozens of injuries Four DuPont ...
  • QuickTakes 05/08/2015

    8 May 2015, 6:00 pm
    The 2015 National Safety Stand-Down is Underway! Employers and workers across the country stop work to focus on fall prevention Stand-Down event held in front of the U.S. Capitol OSHA and Turner Construction join together for Fall Stand-Down U.S. ...
  • QuickTakes 05/04/2015

    4 May 2015, 6:00 pm
    OSHA issues final rule to protect construction workers in confined spaces OSHA unveils new version of "It's the Law" poster to help prevent injuries and protect workers' rights OSHA commemorates Workers' Memorial Day; Assistant Secretary Michaels ...
  • QuickTakes 04/15/2015

    15 Apr 2015, 6:00 pm
    April 28 is Workers' Memorial Day: Find an event near you New National Safety Stand-Down video unveiled OSHA requests information on protecting workers performing communication tower construction, maintenance work $3.5M in Susan Harwood grants now ...
  • QuickTakes 04/02/2015

    2 Apr 2015, 6:00 pm
    April is National Workplace Violence Prevention Month: OSHA updates guidance for healthcare and social services 2015 National Safety Stand-Down in construction launches soon! OSHA finds violations in investigation of explosion at Alabama-based US ...
  • QuickTakes 03/16/2015

    16 Mar 2015, 6:00 pm
    Adding inequality to injury: The costs of failing to protect workers on the job New reporting requirements: Employers required to report fatalities and severe injuries and illnesses Roofing contractor Stephen Lessard faces contempt charges and ...