U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Latest stories

22h
Business Insurance
OSHA renews ties with Mexican consulates in TexasThe U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has renewed its alliance
OSHA renews ties with Mexican consulates in Texas
Business Insurance / Posted 22 hours ago
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has renewed its alliance with the Mexican consulates in Austin and El Paso, Texas. Through the alliance, OSHA provides safety and health outreach and training to Mexican nationals, the... Read more
23h
Business Insurance
OSHA to award $10.5 million in safety training grantsThe U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration on Wednesday said it wil
OSHA to award $10.5 million in safety training grants
Business Insurance / Posted 23 hours ago
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration on Wednesday said it will award $10.5 million in grants to nonprofits to train high-risk workers and their employers on how to prevent workplace hazards and injuries. The grants, provided... Read more
1d
Mississippi Business Journal
OSHA proposes $78,800 in fines against Tallahatchie sawmillThe U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Tallahatchie L
OSHA proposes $78,800 in fines against Tallahatchie sawmill
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted yesterday
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Tallahatchie Lumber and Mat Co. for 27 safety-rule violations, including one that was classified as willful. OSHA says sawmill workers were not locking down machines before performing... Read more
2 related stories
1d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
OSHA proposes $78,800 in fines against Tallahatchie sawmillCHARLESTON, Miss. (AP) - A Charleston sawmill faces up to $78,800 in fines afte
OSHA proposes $78,800 in fines against Tallahatchie sawmill
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
CHARLESTON, Miss. (AP) - A Charleston sawmill faces up to $78,800 in fines after a safety inspection found the company wasn't using safety devices to protect employees. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Tallahatchie... Read more
2 related stories
1d
WLBT 3 Jackson
OSHA proposes $78,800 in fines against Tallahatchie sawmillCHARLESTON, Miss. (AP) - A Charleston sawmill faces up to $78,800 in fines afte
OSHA proposes $78,800 in fines against Tallahatchie sawmill
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
CHARLESTON, Miss. (AP) - A Charleston sawmill faces up to $78,800 in fines after a safety inspection found the company wasn't using safety devices to protect employees. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Tallahatchie... Read more
2 related stories
2d
ABC 13 Lynchburg
Goodyear says worker killed in accident at Danville plantDANVILLE, Va. (AP) - Goodyear says a worker has been killed in an accident at i
Goodyear says worker killed in accident at Danville plant
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 2 days ago
DANVILLE, Va. (AP) - Goodyear says a worker has been killed in an accident at its plant in Danville. Goodyear says in a statement to multiple media outlets that the incident occurred around 9:30 p.m. Monday. The statement didn't provide details or... Read more
2d
WVVA Bluefield
Goodyear says worker killed in accident at Danville plantDANVILLE, Va. (AP) - Goodyear says a worker has been killed in an accident at i
Goodyear says worker killed in accident at Danville plant
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 days ago
DANVILLE, Va. (AP) - Goodyear says a worker has been killed in an accident at its plant in Danville. Goodyear says in a statement to multiple media outlets that the incident occurred around 9:30 p.m. Monday. The statement didn't provide details or... Read more
5d
NBC Chicago
Jury Awards $15.2 Million to Veteran Injured at McCormick PlaceA military veteran will receive $15.2 million in damages for injuries suffered
Jury Awards $15.2 Million to Veteran Injured at McCormick Place
NBC Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
A military veteran will receive $15.2 million in damages for injuries suffered when his foot was crushed by a forklift at a 2012 event at McCormick Place. On Sept. 18, 2010, Thomas Neuhengen, 33, of Cudahy, Wis., was taking down a booth for Hermle... Read more
9d
The Daily Voice - Bronxville
Southern Westchester BOCES Center Offers New 'Career Starter' ClassesHARRISON, N.Y. -- The Southern Westchester BOCES Center for Adult and Community
Southern Westchester BOCES Center Offers New 'Career Starter' Classes
The Daily Voice - Bronxville / Posted 9 days ago
HARRISON, N.Y. -- The Southern Westchester BOCES Center for Adult and Community Services is offering a wide range of “career starter” courses this fall. These classes are ideal for professionals seeking advancement and up-to-date certification in... Read more
2 related stories
9d
The Daily Voice - Eastchester
Southern Westchester BOCES Center Offers New 'Career Starter' ClassesHARRISON, N.Y. -- The Southern Westchester BOCES Center for Adult and Community
Southern Westchester BOCES Center Offers New 'Career Starter' Classes
The Daily Voice - Eastchester / Posted 9 days ago
HARRISON, N.Y. -- The Southern Westchester BOCES Center for Adult and Community Services is offering a wide range of “career starter” courses this fall. These classes are ideal for professionals seeking advancement and up-to-date certification in... Read more
2 related stories
9d
The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon
Southern Westchester BOCES Center Offers New 'Career Starter' ClassesHARRISON, N.Y. -- The Southern Westchester BOCES Center for Adult and Community
Southern Westchester BOCES Center Offers New 'Career Starter' Classes
The Daily Voice - Mount Vernon / Posted 9 days ago
HARRISON, N.Y. -- The Southern Westchester BOCES Center for Adult and Community Services is offering a wide range of “career starter” courses this fall. These classes are ideal for professionals seeking advancement and up-to-date certification in... Read more
2 related stories
10d
Honolulu Star-Advertiser
New studies further show risk of chemicals to coffee roastersDan Harrison and his wife Pam Harrison own Righteous Roast Coffee Company in Pa
New studies further show risk of chemicals to coffee roasters
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Harrison and his wife Pam Harrison own Righteous Roast Coffee Company in Paducah, Ky. Their coffee is available to purchase at various locations such as Midtown Market on Broadway, Heath Health Foods on Lone Oak Road, and Wagner Wine & Spirits... Read more
13d
The Shawano Leader
OSHA fines Seagrave $77,000 for safety violationsSeagrave Fire Apparatus faces up to $77,000 in fines for three safety violation
OSHA fines Seagrave $77,000 for safety violations
The Shawano Leader / Posted 13 days ago
Seagrave Fire Apparatus faces up to $77,000 in fines for three safety violations. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration said in a news release this week that investigators found the Clintonville company did not have guards in place,... Read more
14d
The Champaign News-Gazette
Contractor could face criminal charges for asbestos exposureOKAWVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois contractor whose companies were fine
Contractor could face criminal charges for asbestos exposure
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
OKAWVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A southern Illinois contractor whose companies were fined nearly $2 million for federal workplace safety violations involving asbestos exposure could face a criminal inquiry. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health... Read more
4 related stories
14d
FOX 2 News St. Louis
Contractor could face criminal charges for asbestos exposureOKAWVILLE, Ill. (AP) _ A southern Illinois contractor whose companies were fine
Contractor could face criminal charges for asbestos exposure
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
OKAWVILLE, Ill. (AP) _ A southern Illinois contractor whose companies were fined nearly $2 million for federal workplace safety violations involving asbestos exposure could face a criminal inquiry. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health... Read more
4 related stories
14d
WAND TV 17 Decatur
Contractor could face criminal charges for asbestos exposureOKAWVILLE, Ill. (AP) - A southern Illinois contractor whose companies were fine
Contractor could face criminal charges for asbestos exposure
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 14 days ago
OKAWVILLE, Ill. (AP) - A southern Illinois contractor whose companies were fined nearly $2 million for federal workplace safety violations involving asbestos exposure could face a criminal inquiry. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health... Read more
4 related stories
14d
Daily Herald
Contractor could face criminal charges for asbestos exposureOKAWVILLE, Ill. -- A southern Illinois contractor whose companies were fined ne
Contractor could face criminal charges for asbestos exposure
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
OKAWVILLE, Ill. -- A southern Illinois contractor whose companies were fined nearly $2 million for federal workplace safety violations involving asbestos exposure could face a criminal inquiry. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration... Read more
4 related stories
14d
WREX-TV Rockford
Contractor could face criminal charges for asbestos exposureOKAWVILLE, Ill. (AP) - A southern Illinois contractor whose companies were fine
Contractor could face criminal charges for asbestos exposure
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 14 days ago
OKAWVILLE, Ill. (AP) - A southern Illinois contractor whose companies were fined nearly $2 million for federal workplace safety violations involving asbestos exposure could face a criminal inquiry. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health... Read more
4 related stories
14d
The Chattanoogan
GDOL To Help Platinum Recruiting Hire More Than 75 Workers For Plant In TrentonThe Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Platinum Recruiting hire more
GDOL To Help Platinum Recruiting Hire More Than 75 Workers For Plant In Trenton
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help Platinum Recruiting hire more than 75 workers for a manufacturing plant in Trenton. The recruitment will be held Monday, Aug. 31, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the GDOL’s Lafayette Career Center at 200... Read more
15d
ScienceBlogs
Congressional budget proposals slash OSHA funding, push back on silica exposure standard: ‘These cuts and these riders are unconscionable’The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration is no stranger to budget
Congressional budget proposals slash OSHA funding, push back on silica exposure standard: ‘These cuts and these riders are unconscionable’
ScienceBlogs / Posted 15 days ago
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration is no stranger to budget cuts — the agency is already so underfunded that it would take its inspectors nearly a century, on average, to visit every U.S. workplace at least once. In some states,... Read more
16d
Business Insurance
OSHA cites plastics maker after new employee loses fingersPhoto by Amnarj Tanongrattana/Shutterstock.com A plastic molding machine. The
OSHA cites plastics maker after new employee loses fingers
Business Insurance / Posted 16 days ago
Photo by Amnarj Tanongrattana/Shutterstock.com A plastic molding machine. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration is citing a plastic manufacturer after a 21-year-old worker was severely burned and lost several fingers on his first... Read more
21d
Business Insurance
Industry and labor support OSHA's proposed beryllium standardA proposal to lower workplace exposure to beryllium-containing materials to red
Industry and labor support OSHA's proposed beryllium standard
Business Insurance / Posted 21 days ago
A proposal to lower workplace exposure to beryllium-containing materials to reduce the risk of lung disease and cancer has industry and labor support, sources say. Inhaling beryllium, a widely used metal that's stronger than steel and lighter than... Read more
24d
WRCB Chattanooga
Job fair for new flooring facility in GAThe Georgia Department of Labor and Georgia Northwestern Technical College are
Job fair for new flooring facility in GA
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 24 days ago
The Georgia Department of Labor and Georgia Northwestern Technical College are co-hosting a job fair for BerryAlloc/BFS USA in Calhoun. BerryAlloc/BFS USA is building a new manufacturing facility in Bartow County which will begin operations next... Read more
28d
The Chattanoogan
GDOL To Help BelFlex Staffing Recruit Workers In TrentonThe Georgia Department of Labor will help BelFlex Staffing Network fill more th
GDOL To Help BelFlex Staffing Recruit Workers In Trenton
The Chattanoogan / Posted 28 days ago
The Georgia Department of Labor will help BelFlex Staffing Network fill more than 40 positions for several manufacturing plants in the Dade County area. The recruitment will be held Tuesday, Aug. 18, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the commission room of the... Read more
28d
Crain's New York Business
Construction firms charged with death of worker at meatpacking district siteCarlos Moncayo (left) was killed at a construction site on Ninth Avenue (right)
Construction firms charged with death of worker at meatpacking district site
Crain's New York Business / Posted 28 days ago
Carlos Moncayo (left) was killed at a construction site on Ninth Avenue (right). Supervisors at two construction companies were charged with manslaughter, negligent homicide and reckless endangerment Wednesday as a result of a worker being crushed... Read more
20 related stories
28d
Crain's New York Business
Construction firms charged with death of worker at meatpacking district siteCarlos Moncayo (left) was killed at a construction site on Ninth Avenue (right)
Construction firms charged with death of worker at meatpacking district site
Crain's New York Business / Posted 28 days ago
Carlos Moncayo (left) was killed at a construction site on Ninth Avenue (right). Supervisors at two construction companies were charged with manslaughter, negligent homicide and reckless endangerment Wednesday as a result of a worker being crushed... Read more
20 related stories
30d
The Express-Times
Dorney Park employee hospitalized; OSHA investigatingThe U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration opened the probe July 22
Dorney Park employee hospitalized; OSHA investigating
The Express-Times / Posted 30 days ago
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration opened the probe July 22 at the South Whitehall Township amusement and water park. "It was prompted by an employee being hospitalized," OSHA spokeswoman Leni Fortson said. The administration... Read more
16 related stories
m
The Youngstown Vindicator
E. coli counts drop in Mill Creek Park watersYOUNGSTOWN Mill Creek and Lake Newport water samples collected show low levels
E. coli counts drop in Mill Creek Park waters
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 1 months ago
YOUNGSTOWN Mill Creek and Lake Newport water samples collected show low levels of E. coli bacteria, the Mahoning County District Board of Health reported late Thursday after incubating the samples for 24 hours in its lab. E. coli counts were 127,... Read more
5 related stories

People in this news