OSHA News USA

  • 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 ...
  • QuickTakes 03/02/2015

    2 Mar 2015, 6:00 pm
    OSHA urges employers and workers removing snow from rooftops to be aware of fall hazards and safeguards New reporting requirements: Employers required to report fatalities and severe injuries and illnesses Federal judge orders US Postal Service to ...
  • QuickTakes 02/18/2015

    18 Feb 2015, 6:00 pm
    Federal OSHA rejects inadequate fall prevention measures in Arizona's state-run occupational safety and health program OSHA gears up for annual Fall Safety Stand-Down in Construction Preventing cold stress, slips on snow and ice New reporting ...
  • QuickTakes 02/02/2015

    2 Feb 2015, 6:00 pm
    We asked. You spoke. We listened. Ashley Furniture fined $1.76M after OSHA finds more than 1,000 worker injuries in past three years Fastrack Erectors fined $511,000 for failing to provide fall protection in worker fatality Four Mississippi ...
  • QuickTakes 01/15/2015

    15 Jan 2015, 6:00 pm
    New reporting requirements now in effect Employers must post 300A injury/illness summary form February through April Boomerang Tube cited for exposing workers to life-threatening safety hazards in Texas plant, fined $283,600 Concrete ...