OSHA News USA

  • QuickTakes 07/15/2016

    15 Jul 2016, 6:00 pm
    OSHA delays effective date for enforcing anti-retaliation section of injury tracking rule New York foundry fined $175K for repeat, serious safety violations after worker dies while servicing coal elevator National pediatric health care provider ...
  • QuickTakes 07/01/2016

    1 Jul 2016, 6:00 pm
    OSHA penalties to be adjusted for inflation after August 1 Ohio auto parts manufacturer faces $3.42M in fines for willfully exposing workers to machine hazards Employers highlight efforts to protect waste collection workers in heat OSHA promotes ...
  • QuickTakes 06/15/2016

    15 Jun 2016, 6:00 pm
    OSHA, Ashley Furniture reach comprehensive settlement to protect workers Construction company owner indicted for manslaughter after failure to heed multiple safety warnings leads to worker's death Roofing contractor faces $108K in penalties after ...
  • QuickTakes 06/01/2016

    1 Jun 2016, 6:00 pm
    Summer heat safety campaign begins Two Pennsylvania contractors fined more than $236K for again exposing workers to serious workplace dangers Pier 1 Imports faces $101K in fines at Wisconsin store after repeatedly endangering workers with blocked ...
  • 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