OSHA News USA

  • 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 ...
  • QuickTakes 01/02/2015

    2 Jan 2015, 6:00 pm
    New reporting requirements now in effect Season's greetings!
  • QuickTakes 12/15/2014

    1 Jan 1970, 12:00 am
    New reporting requirements go into effect January 1: OSHA answers questions in Dec. 11 Twitter chat New alliance with National STEPS Network and NIOSH signed to protect workers in oil and gas industry BLS reports decline in workplace injuries and ...
  • QuickTakes 12/02/2014

    1 Jan 1970, 12:00 am
    New reporting requirements go into effect January 1: Join OSHA for an online discussion Dec 11 OSHA publishes new fact sheet on protecting workers who may be exposed to Ebola virus Central Transport LLC in Massachusetts fined for knowingly exposing ...
  • QuickTakes 11/17/2014

    17 Nov 2014, 6:00 pm
    New reporting requirements go into effect January 1 Retailers reminded to keep workers safe during major sales events OSHA finds that equipment failure led to Providence, Rhode Island, circus fall; Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus cited ...
  • QuickTakes 11/03/2014

    3 Nov 2014, 6:00 pm
    Protecting health care and other potentially exposed workers from Ebola virus Last chance to tell us what you think: Take our survey Judge upholds citations issued to New Jersey employer who exposed workers to bloodborne pathogen and lead ...
  • QuickTakes 10/15/2014

    15 Oct 2014, 6:00 pm
    FCC and OSHA hold unprecedented event; announce working group to prevent fatalities in telecommunications industry OSHA launches a national dialogue on hazardous chemical exposures and permissible exposure limits in the workplace New Web page on ...
  • QuickTakes 10/01/2014

    1 Oct 2014, 6:00 pm
    Tell us what you think: Take our survey OSHA extends compliance date for crane operator certification requirements OSHA finds willful and serious violations in Wireless Horizon tower collapse that resulted in deaths of 2 cell tower ...
  • QuickTakes 09/15/2014

    1 Jan 1970, 12:00 am
    OSHA expands requirement for reporting fatalities and severe injuries and updates the list of industries exempt from recordkeeping requirements BLS announces 2013 preliminary fatal occupational injury counts $10.6M in Harwood safety and health ...
  • QuickTakes 09/02/2014

    1 Jan 1970, 12:00 am
    OSHA, NIOSH publish recommended practices to better protect temporary workers’ safety and health National Labor Rights Week highlights safety and health rights of vulnerable workers Michigan trucking company ordered to pay nearly $1M in ...