OSHA News USA

  • QuickTakes 05/16/2016

    16 May 2016, 6:00 pm
    $4.6M available in Susan Harwood grants to help identify and prevent workplace hazards for high-risk, vulnerable workers National Safety Stand-Down events reach thousands with the message to stop falls in construction Brooklyn manufacturer fined ...
  • QuickTakes 05/11/2016

    11 May 2016, 6:00 pm
    OSHA issues final rule to make employers, public better informed about workplace injuries, illnesses
  • QuickTakes 05/02/2016

    2 May 2016, 6:00 pm
    Workers Memorial Day: Remembering and honoring those who've died on the job OSHA and NIOSH provide guidance for protecting workers from exposure to Zika virus National Safety Stand-Down to take place May 2-6 Struck-by and amputation hazards to ...
  • QuickTakes 04/18/2016

    18 Apr 2016, 6:00 pm
    National Safety Stand-Down to take place May 2-6 Berlin Builders faces $385K in OSHA fines for continually ignoring life-threatening dangers at job sites in two states New Orleans company fined $226K after injuries, death while workers cleaned rail ...
  • QuickTakes 04/01/2016

    1 Apr 2016, 6:00 pm
    Long-awaited rule on silica unveiled at emotionally charged event New York developer to enhance safeguards and pay $700K after exposing workers to lead, asbestos dangers Walmart's failure to protect and train workers at Florida Supercenter violates ...
  • QuickTakes 03/24/2016

    24 Mar 2016, 6:00 pm
    OSHA announces final rule to improve U.S. workers' protection from the dangers of respirable silica dust
  • QuickTakes 03/17/2016

    17 Mar 2016, 6:00 pm
    Evaluation: First year of OSHA injury reporting requirement helps agency engage with employers and focus resources where needed
  • QuickTakes 03/15/2016

    15 Mar 2016, 6:00 pm
    Behr Iron & Steel Inc. pleads guilty to OSHA violation that caused worker fatality Connecticut steel foundry fined more than $100K for exposing workers to multiple hazards and failing to provide protective equipment OSHA cites Missouri dairy ...
  • QuickTakes 03/01/2016

    1 Mar 2016, 6:00 pm
    OSHA Area Director Diana Cortez explains worker rights on New York Telemundo Deputy Assistant Secretary Barab addresses the dangers of workplace violence at national safety and health conference Judge upholds citations and penalties for Connecticut ...
  • QuickTakes 02/16/2016

    16 Feb 2016, 6:00 pm
    OSHA seeks public comment on guidance for determining potential health hazards of chemicals Deputy Assistant Secretary Barab testifies before Congress on OSHA's inspection and citation process National Safety Stand-Down highlights importance of ...