OSHA News USA

  • QuickTakes 04/15/2014

    15 Apr 2014, 6:00 pm
    Court upholds OSHA’s position in SeaWorld case Olivet Management fined more than $2.3M for knowingly exposing workers to asbestos and lead at NY work site Tulsa contractor faces $90,600 in proposed fines for exposing workers to serious and ...
  • QuickTakes 04/01/2014

    1 Apr 2014, 6:00 pm
    OSHA announces final rule revising standards for electric power generation, transmission and distribution National stand-down for fall prevention in construction to take place in June OSHA letter outlines concerns to Arizona State Program Informal ...
  • QuickTakes 03/18/2014

    18 Mar 2014, 6:00 pm
    OSHA continues extensive public engagement on silica proposal: Public hearings on proposed silica rule begin today OSHA publishes new educational bulletin on recordkeeping requirements for temporary workers Comment period extended to March 31 for ...
  • QuickTakes 03/04/2014

    3 Mar 2014, 6:00 pm
    Assistant Secretary Michaels urges action to protect communication tower workers GEO Group settlement aims to protect correctional workers from violence on the job Former Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health Joseph Dear ...
  • QuickTakes 02/18/2014

    18 Feb 2014, 6:00 pm
    US Labor Department sues AT&T after 13 workers suspended for reporting workplace injuries No More Falling Workers: OSHA focuses on protecting cell tower workers after increase in fatalities Fertilizer industry, OSHA partner to get message out on ...
  • QuickTakes 02/03/2014

    3 Feb 2014, 6:00 pm
    Comment period extended to February 11 for proposed silica rule OSHA reminds employers to post OSHA 300A injury/illness summary February through April Illinois concrete company cited with willful violations after temporary worker ...
  • QuickTakes 01/16/2014

    16 Jan 2014, 6:00 pm
    New resources available on protecting hospital workers, enhancing patient safety OSHA hosts informal public meeting, extends comment period on proposed rule to improve tracking of workplace injuries and illnesses Stakeholders join OSHA for silica ...
  • QuickTakes 12/16/2013

    16 Dec 2013, 6:00 pm
    Assistant Secretary Michaels addresses oil and gas stakeholders More than $460,000 in fines proposed against Long Island, NY, contractor for fall and scaffolding hazards Tim Graboski Roofing of Delray Beach, Fla., cited for violations following ...
  • QuickTakes 12/09/2013

    9 Dec 2013, 11:00 am
    OSHA seeks public comment on agency standards to improve chemical facility safetyWhistleblowers can now file complaints online with OSHASign up by Dec. 12 to participate in public hearings on OSHA's silica rulemaking
  • QuickTakes 12/02/2013

    2 Dec 2013, 6:00 pm
    NH gunpowder plant owner sentenced in death of two workersOSHA provides free on-site compliance assistance to protect recovery workers, public during tornado recovery efforts in Illinois OSHA cites Aldridge ...