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New Chapter of OSHA Inspection Manual Covers Hazards of Booming Ethanol Industry
May 21
NIOSH Objects to Updated ANSI Nail Gun Standard, Points Users to Agency Guidance
May 21
Senator Asks Labor Department, Other Agencies to Detail Reg Review Activities
May 21
Federal OSHA to Consider Approval of State Plan for Maine's Public-Sector Workers
May 21
Senators Concede Regulatory Reform Won't Pass Under Obama, Seek Workarounds
May 21
New York Enacts Nail Salon Worker Rules, Chemical Review as Part of Protection Plan
May 21
New York City Mayor Announces Measures To Address Working Conditions in Nail Salons
May 21
OSHA, NIOSH Release Joint Respiratory Protection Toolkit for Health-Care Workers
May 21
Lack of Restroom Access for Bus Drivers Needs OSHA Attention, House Member Says
May 21
Safety Advocates Denounce Policy Rider To Increase Length of Truck Trailers
May 21
Bill Would Give Homeowners Lead Mitigation Opt-Out, Easing Contractor Restrictions
May 21
Workers' Rights Advocates Point to Colombian Labor Abuses to Rebut Trade Bill
May 21
Industries With High Numbers of New, Young Workers Focus of Ontario Safety Blitz
May 21
DuPont Leak That Killed Four Draws $99,000 Fine for Training, Process Safety Failures
May 21
Wet Conditions, Poorly Built Scaffold Led to Worker's Death; Companies Fined C$212,500
May 21
Improper Lighting, Counterweight Led To Forklift Accident; Store Fined C$175,000
May 21
Maker of Battery Chargers Cited for Failing To Train, Provide Protective Equipment
May 21
Tank Maker Cited for Exposing Workers To High Levels of Hexavalent Chromium
May 21
Leg Amputation Accident Draws $98,935 Fine
May 21
Memo Directs Inspectors to Note Portland Cement
May 21
Oregon Vets Regroup After KBR Wins Appeal; $85 Million Verdict Tossed in Iraq War Suit
May 21
Illinois High Court Hears Case on Time-Barred Workers' Comp Complaints
May 21
Emergency Services Provider Can't Avoid Trial On EMT's Pregnancy Discrimination Act Claim
May 21
Judge Seeks Proof Workers Can't Pay Court Costs
May 21
Home Depot #8954, Sec'y of Labor v., 5/13/15
May 21
Allied Waste Servs. Inc., Peabody, Mass.
May 21
Collis Roofing Inc., St. Cloud, Fla.
May 21
J.R. Durham, Jackson, Miss.
May 21
Mega Rentals Inc., Appleton, Wis.
May 21
Quick Check Food Stores Inc., Wayne, N.J.
May 21
U.S. Aqua Vac Inc., New Albany, Ohio
May 21
Vyve Broadband A LLC, Hooks, Texas
May 21
W.J. McGrotty Gen. Constr. LLC, Englewood Cliffs, N.J.
May 21
New York Governor Creates Multi-Agency Task Force to Address Nail Salon Hazards
May 14
Senators Launch Investigation Into Whether Agencies Are Regulating Through Guidance
May 14
Amputation Inspection Leads to $822,000 Proposed Penalty for Air Duct Manufacturer
May 14
Senate Agrees to Debate ‘Fast Track’ Bill Unions Fear Would Endanger Worker Safety
May 14
Michaels Says Judge's Whistle-Blower Order Is ‘Historic'; Employer Appeals Decision
May 14
NIOSH Taps First Government Wikipedian To Reach Health, Safety Audience Online
May 14
Stress, Sedentary Jobs Leave Over Half Of Workers Feeling Overweight, Survey Says
May 14
Family Support, Targeted Training Programs Among Recipients of C$1.7M in Grants
May 14
Dairy Co-op Fined $193,200 for Violations Related to Grain Entrapment Death
May 14
Hose Maker Inspected Under SVEP, Cited For Amputation Hazards, Fined $134,000
May 14
Grain Engulfment, Combustible Dust Hazards Among 29 Serious Violations at Grain Facility
May 14
Forever 21 Cited Again for Blocked Exits, Stacked Boxes; Fine of $165,000 Proposed
May 14
Pond Cleaning Company Faces $223,454 In Fines for Hazards Leading to Diver's Death
May 14
Recordkeeping, Reporting Interpretation Letters
May 14
Meeting Set for June 11 on Nanoscale Materials Rule
May 14
Industrial Hygiene Group Presses OMB on Beryllium
May 14
Draft Cobalt Cancer Analysis to Be Released by NTP
May 14
Car Part Maker Cited for Robotic Welding Hazards
May 14
Rhode Island, DOL to Fight Misclassification
May 14
House Committee Approves Bill With Trucking Rider
May 14
Worker on Oil Platforms Wasn't Seaman Covered by Jones Act, Fifth Circuit Holds
May 14
Lift Maker Not Liable for Fatal Accident, Texas High Court Holds; Reverses Jury Verdict
May 14
Doctor's Note, Other Circumstances Provide Sufficient Notice of FMLA Leave, Court Holds
May 14
Safety Research in Health Care Should Focus On Implementation, Council Members Say
May 14
3 Dimension Constr. Mgmt. Inc., Chicago, Ill.
May 14
Alfa Indus. Maint. Inc., Hialeah, Fla.
May 14
Bruegger's Enters. Inc., Huntsville, Ala.
May 14
Fed. Corp., Roxbury Crossing, Mass.
May 14
Furmanite Am. Inc., Abbeville, La.
May 14
John P. Coakley Sons Inc., Canton, N.Y.
May 14
Labcraft Inc., Waterville, Ohio
May 14
Lemoyne Interiors Inc., E. Syracuse, N.Y.
May 14
Final Construction Confined Space Rule Released 25 Years After Proposal
May 7
Democrats Press OMB to End Eight-Month Review of Beryllium Exposure Regulation
May 7
High Lost-Time Rates After Injuries Likely To Trigger Inspection Under Directive
May 7
Safety Board Moves to Rescind Consolidation Of Power, Boost Transparency, Accountability
May 7
Workplace Violence Injuries Up 60 Percent In Health Sector, Safety Network Data Show
May 7
Immigrant Hispanic Safety Training Missing Mark, Report From ASSE, NIOSH Concludes
May 7
Worker Rights, Restroom Access Focus Of Transgender Equality Group, OSHA Alliance
May 7
In Liberia, Advanced Ebola Treatment Unable To Cure at Higher Rate Than Simple Care
May 7
McDonald's Will Lose Joint Employer Dispute With NLRB, Management Attorneys Predict
May 7
Disney Ordered to Rehire Performers Fired For Costume Cleanliness Complaints
May 7
Workplace Abuse of ADD Medication to Gain Edge Is Growing Concern for Worker Wellness
May 7
Five Construction Contractors Cited For Unsafe Scaffold Use, Fined $125,030
May 7
Arc Flash Injuries to Worker Result In $147,000 Fine for Republic Steel
May 7
New Fines of $124,780 for Roofer Already Under Court Order for Previous Citations
May 7
New SeaWorld Citations Allege Park Discouraged Employee Safety Complaints
May 7
Ten Miners Died During First Quarter, MSHA Says
May 7
Jury to Decide Railroad's Duty to Discover Broken Tracks Leading to Injury, Court Finds
May 7
Failure to Call 911 for 90 Minutes After Accident a Willful Violation, Court Affirms
May 7
Popcorn Workers Suing Over Diacetyl Exposure Lose Federal Jurisdiction Claim
May 7
Jurisdiction Key to Company's Appeal Of Damage Award to National Guardsmen
May 7
Trials Set in Worker Death Cases Over Methylene Chloride Exposure
May 7
ALJ Increases Penalty in Collapsed Crane Case
May 7
Supreme Court Denies Review of Seaman's Damages
May 7
Bednar Landscape Servs. Inc., Boonton, N.J.
May 7
Behr Peoria Inc., Peoria, Ill.
May 7
C.A. Lawton Co., De Pere, Wis.
May 7
DMAC Constr. LLC., Philadelphia, Pa.
May 7
Fox Indus. Ltd., Brooklyn, N.Y.
May 7
H.B.D. Realty Inc., Corning, N.Y.
May 7
Hildreth Elec. Inc, Williamsville, N.Y.
May 7
JS Custom Carpentry LLC., Fort Lee, N.J.
May 7
Kirtley Roofing and Sheet Metal LLC, Katy, Texas
May 7
Labcraft Inc., Waterville, Ohio
May 7
Liberty Tire Recycling LLC, Port Saint Lucie, Fla.
May 7
McGuire Inc., Gnadenhutten, Ohio
May 7
Nw. Seafood LLC, Charleston, Ore.
May 7
Premier Aviation Overhaul Ctr. Ltd., Rome, N.Y.
May 7
Steves & Sons Inc., San Antonio, Texas
May 7
On Workers' Memorial Day, DOL Officials Link Workplace Safety to Income Inequality
April 30
AFL-CIO's ‘Death on the Job' Report Urges Numerous Regulatory, Enforcement Actions
April 30
Controversial Board Governance Measure Could Be Overturned at May 6 CSB Meeting
April 30
Future of Workers' Voice Rests in ‘Alt-Labor,' With Union Financial Support, Panelists Say
April 30
Circus Agrees to Improve Aerial Act Safety After Nine Workers Hurt in ‘Hair Hang' Stunt
April 30
Bill to Modernize OSH Act Would Raise Penalties, Cover Public-Sector Workers
April 30
House Bill Targets OSHA Fines for ‘Trivial' Violations, Offers Grace Period Before Fines
April 30
Fast Track Trade Bill Clears Senate Finance, Continues to Draw Worker Advocates' Fire
April 30
EPA Scientist Who Raised Ground Zero Air Quality Concerns Wrongly Fired, Judge Rules
April 30
Bills Would Direct Agencies to Sunset Rules, Disclose Reason for Confidential Settlements
April 30
Wellness Programs That Limit Participation By Health Status Are Illegal, Guidance Says
April 30
Wellness Program Incentives Cannot Exceed 30 Percent of Coverage Cost, EEOC Proposes
April 30
Democrats Seek Expanded Subpoena Power For Federal Mine Safety, Health Investigators
April 30
Painting Company Cited for 30 Violations, Fined $199,000 Following Fall Fatalities
April 30
Employer, Two Managers Face Criminal Charges After Worker Dies in Industrial Oven
April 30
Georgia Lumber Mill Placed in Severe Violator Program by OSHA, Fined $180,000
April 30
Thirteen Contractors, Subcontractors Cited For Fall Hazard Violations at Colorado Site
April 30
Shampoo Maker, Staffing Agency Cited For Exposure to Chemical, Fire Hazards
April 30
Pesticide Protection Rule to Be Final in September
April 30
Asthma Linked to Foam Manufacturer, NIOSH Finds
April 30
Teen-Age Logging Exemption Bills Reintroduced
April 30
Wire Maker Cited for Lead, Amputation Hazards
April 30
Fall Prevention Safety Stand-Down Starts May 4
April 30
New OSHA ‘It's The Law' Poster Available
April 30
Attwood Named Acting Chairman As Rogers Leaves Review Commission
April 30
Wal-Mart's Safety Assessment at One Center Doesn't Apply to Others, Commission Says
April 30
Commission Vacates Citation Over Fatal Fall, Says Government Applied Wrong Standard
April 30
Consent Decree Over DuPont Chemical Leaks Rejected as Too Brief for Court to Review
April 30
Jury Didn't Need Expert Testimony to Rule In Slip-and-Fall Case, District Court Finds
April 30
EEOC Commissioner Says Young Decision Has Spurred Review of Pregnancy Guidance
April 30
Ninth Circuit Says Jury Must Hear State Law Claims of UPS Driver With Lifting Restriction
April 30
Commission Finds Process Safety Violations Are Continual, Citations Not Time-Barred
April 30
Workers Who Become Ill After BP Settlement Have Right to Jury Trial, Federal Court Says
April 30
Brand Energy Solutions LLC, Sec'y of Labor v., 4/27/15
April 30
Delek Refining Ltd., Sec'y of Labor v., 4/23/15
April 30
Wal-Mart Distrib. Ctr. #6016, Sec'y of Labor v., 4/27/15
April 30
AAA Roofing, Midland, Texas
April 30
C. CH Constr. LLC, Clark, N.J.
April 30
Commercial Emps. Inc., Pittsburgh, Pa.
April 30
Dayton Lamina Corp., Beaver Dam, Wis.
April 30
Edsal Mfg. Co., Chicago, Ill.
April 30
Edsal Mfg. Co., Chicago, Ill.
April 30
Fairfield Indus. Inc., Newark, N.J.
April 30
Jasper Contractors Inc., Jacksonville, Fla.
April 30
Kavac Holding Co., Houston, Texas
April 30
Lewark Metal Spinning Inc., Dayton, Ohio
April 30
Montauk Marine Basin Inc., Montauk, N.Y.
April 30
MPW Envtl. Servs. Inc., Cleveland, Ohio
April 30
Schindler Elevator Corp., Gap, Pa.
April 30
The C.A. Lawton Co., De Pere, Wis.
April 30
Tri-Lam Roofing, Laredo, Texas
April 30
Trumbull Indus. Inc., Akron, Ohio
April 30
U.S. Steel Corp., Clairton, Pa.
April 30
YZ Enters., Maumee, Ohio
April 30
To Address Violence in Health Care, OSHA Offers Updated Guidance on Prevention
April 9
California Health-Care Violence Rule Needs To Address Training, Nurses Tell Cal/OSHA
April 9
Final Confined Space in Construction Rule Clears White House, Will Be Published Soon
April 9
No Tobacco or E-Cigarettes in Workplace, NIOSH Says in Updated Recommendations
April 9
Low-Wage Workers Have Difficulty Gaining Workers' Comp Benefits, New Studies Find
April 9
McDonald's Wage Hike, Paid Leave Policy Seen as Gambit in Joint Employer Dispute
April 9
Obama Sets Goal of Training 75,000 Solar Workers; Courses Cover Electric, Fall Hazards
April 9
Commission Alerts Staff That Furloughs As Long as 48 Hours May Be Imposed
April 9
Report Shows Workplace Suicide Increasing, But Employers Can Take Preventive Measures
April 9
Nebraska Feed Company Settles Charges On Roof Collapse, Agrees to Fine, Abatement
April 9
Hawaiian Refrigeration Company to Pay Fines After Dropping Legal Challenge on Citations
April 9
Scaffold Failure That Injured Three Draws $294,500 Fine for Massachusetts Companies
April 9
Alleged Exposure to Noise, Fall Hazards Brings $165,200 Fine for Texas Foundry
April 9
Law Firm Urges United Airlines to Amend Confidentiality Pact That ‘Gags' Workers
April 9
New California Workplace Heat Rule in Effect May 1
April 9
Slip on Ice by Worker on Stilts Not Covered By Scaffold Law, New York High Court Rules
April 9
Fifth Circuit Rejects Claim by Gunshot Victim For Damages From Non-Controlling Employer
April 9
Billboard Enlargement Not ‘Maintenance,' Subject to Scaffold Law, New York Court Says
April 9
OSH Act Allegations No Basis for Transfer Of Nevada Negligence Case to Federal Court
April 9
Park Owner Denied Public Counsel in Shooting Case
April 9
Injured Longshoreman to Pursue Case in Texas
April 9
Risa Mgmt. Corp., Sec'y of Labor v., 4/6/15
April 9
Tim Graboski Roofing Inc., Sec'y of Labor v., 4/3/15
April 9
Dollar Tree Stores Inc., Cranston, R.I.
April 9
Enerfab, La Cygne, Kan.
April 9
Harter's Fox Valley Disposal, Freedom, Wis.
April 9
Haverhill Chems. LLC, Haverhill, Ohio
April 9
I.E.A. Inc., Kenosha, Wis.
April 9
Latipac Builders LLC., Ithaca, N.Y.
April 9
Mercury Prods. Corp., Schaumburg, Ill.
April 9
Mercury Prods. Corp., Schaumburg, Ill.
April 9
Mike Thieling Constr., Richland Center, Wis.
April 9
Nicholas Mkts. Inc., N. Haledon, N.J.
April 9
N. Shore Neon Sign Co., Deer Park, N.Y.
April 9
Netcare Access Corp., Columbus, Ohio
April 9
Reliance Private Label Supplements, Edison, N.J.
April 9
Superior 3 Constr. Inc., Wilkes Barre, Pa.
April 9
Advisory Panel Supports Crane Rulemaking With Changes to OSHA Certification Proposal
April 2
Construction Crane Operator Reevaluation, Approval Authority Prime Issues at Meeting
April 2
Inspections Undertaken in 40% of Reported Incidents Under New Rule, OSHA Chief Says
April 2
Size Restriction Policy for SHARP Participants Changed Again by OSHA
April 2
White House Considering Ehrlich to Lead Safety Board on Interim Basis, Sources Say
April 2
Moure-Eraso Gives Up Safety Board Chair, But Remains as Member of Agency
April 2
OSHA Underestimates Silica Rule's Cost By Factor of 10, Construction Coalition Says
April 2
New Severe Violator Policy for Oil Drilling Detailed in Memorandum Released by OSHA
April 2
Perez Offers No Spending Compromise As Republicans Warn of Labor Budget Cuts
April 2
Nicotine Hazard on Tobacco Farms Warrants Worker Training, Federal Safety Bulletin Says
April 2
Citations for Fall Hazards, Silica Dust Lead To $300,000 in Fines for Two Florida Firms
April 2
NLRB Guidance on Employer Rules Affirms Broad Right to Discuss Working Conditions
April 2
With House Bills, Senate Budget Provisions, Republicans Continue War on Regulations
April 2
Chemical Manufacturers, Processors To Report Basic Data Under EPA Proposal
April 2
Revision of California Chemical Warning Law Would Increase Litigation, Businesses Say
April 2
Limiting Flammable Gas Volume on Planes Drove Butane Fuel Cell Rule, PHMSA Says
April 2
Possible Bans, Restrictions on Solvents Will Be Focus of Small Business Panels
April 2
Whistle-Blower Advisory Panel to Meet in April
April 2
Supreme Court Declines to Review Award For Armed Doctor in Case of Angry Worker
April 2
Court Affirms $2 Million in Punitive Damages To Demoted Worker With Muscular Dystrophy
April 2
Labor Board ALJ Opens McDonald's Hearing; General Counsel Will Submit Evidence in May
April 2
Court Reverses Itself, Will Reconsider Claim That Driver's Fatal Injury Was Foreseeable
April 2
Pregnancy Accommodation Questions Remain After Supreme Court Ruling on UPS Worker
April 2
Total Workers on Site, Not Headquarters, Is Trigger for FMLA Coverage, Court Rules
April 2
Canadian Chicken Slaughterhouse Sued By Man's Estate Alleging ‘Death by Overwork’
April 2
California Supreme Court Urged to Bar Sick Workers From Suing Material Providers
April 2
Perez v. Mortgage Bankers: Win for Federal Agencies On Interpretive Rules Could Lead to Loss of Agency Deference
April 2
Am. Made Tires Inc., Sec'y of Labor v., 3/20/15
April 2
ADM Milling Co., Arkansas City, Kan.
April 2
Allegheny Surplus Outlet Inc., Meadville, Pa.
April 2
Allegheny Surplus Outlet Inc., Meadville, Pa.
April 2
Delco Trailers LLC, Sumner, Texas
April 2
Exelon Corp., Middletown, Pa.
April 2
Frank Gravina Home Imp., Carlstadt, N.J.
April 2
Great Plains Energy, La Cygne, Kan.
April 2
Int'l Paper Co., Madison, Ohio
April 2
Ira G. Steffy & Son Inc., Voorhees, N.J.
April 2
JC Stucco & Stone Inc., Philadelphia, Pa.
April 2
Lane Plating Works Inc., Dallas, Texas
April 2
PJ Trailers Mfg. Co., Sumner, Texas
April 2
Tip Top Sheet Metal Inc., Houston, Texas
April 2
William Trahant Jr. Constr. Inc., Revere, Mass.
April 2
Proposed Updates to OSHA Eye, Face Protective Equipment Rules Released
March 19
Republicans Ridicule OSHA's Silica, HazCom Labeling Rules in House Hearing
March 19
McDonald's Workers File OSHA Complaints, Citing Burns, Lack of Protective Equipment
March 19
At ABA Meeting, Michaels Lauds Progress On Employee Safety, Stresses Need for More
March 19
Employers May Require Deposits for Personal Protection Equipment, OSHA Letter Says
March 19
Perez Defends OSHA Fiscal 2016 Spending Request, Agency Enforcement Priorities
March 19
Silica Guidelines for Asphalt Milling Would Cut Exposure Below OSHA's Proposed Limit
March 19
In Last ABA Appearance, Commission Chair Deplores Cuts Prompted by Budget Shortfall
March 19
Steelworkers, Shell Reach Tentative Deal Over Safety Concerns at Oil Refineries
March 19
Women's Groups Predict Victory in Pending Supreme Court Case on Pregnant Worker
March 19
Aftermath of Ebola Scare Prompts Calls For OSHA Infectious Disease Standard
March 19
CSB Chairman Must Depart Immediately, Two Republican Senators Tell White House
March 19
Union Pacific Ordered to Pay $350,000 To Engineer Who Reported Injuries
March 19
Work on Nanotech Risks Gets Increasing Investment in Obama's Fiscal 2016 Budget
March 19
With New Deadline, OSHA Accepting Input On Chemical Management Until October
March 19
Budget Boost Would Help Cal/OSHA Meet State, U.S. Requirements, Report Finds
March 19
Scrap Metal Processor Faces $366,400 Fine For Confined Space, Amputation Hazards
March 19
Jail Time Possible for Roofing Contractor If Judge Approves OSHA's Contempt Request
March 19
Missouri Manufacturer Faces $272,000 Fine After Worker Crushed by Falling Scrap Table
March 19
Ontario Recycler Fined C$281,250 Over Death of Worker Who Fell From Truck
March 19
Whistle-blower Advisory Committee Members Sought
March 19
Auto Parts Store Cited for Asbestos, Mold Hazards
March 19
University Faces $50,000 Fine in Formaldehyde Case
March 19
Enforceable Right to Challenge Agency Data Asserted in Lawsuit Heard by Ninth Circuit
March 19
Employer Can't Switch Safety Handbooks Without Bargaining, District Court Holds
March 19
Tennessee Court Affirms $3 Million Award To Worker Given Tasks Exceeding Restrictions
March 19
CSB Keeps Offshore Investigative Power Following 5th Circuit Denial of Rehearing
March 19
For BP Defendants, Seaman's Manslaughter Charges Don't Apply, Appeals Court Rules
March 19
Flawed Jury Instruction on Direct Threat Requires New ADA Trial, Tenth Circuit Rules
March 19
Attebury Grain LLC, Saginaw, Texas
March 19
DSJ Acquisitions Inc., Secaucus, N.J.
March 19
Formed Fiber Techs. LLC, Auburn, Maine
March 19
Gen. Interior Sys. Inc., Cicero, N.Y.
March 19
Ken Mange and Al Quinton, Woburn, Mass.
March 19
Nice Plumbing Corp., Brooklyn, N.Y.
March 19
Pugliese Contracting Corp., Windham, N.H.
March 19
Best Remedy for Ailing CSB Is Merger With NTSB, Former Board Members Say
March 12
Worker Injuries, Illnesses Contributing To Income Inequality, OSHA Report Finds
March 12
Small Business Group Begins Lobbying Effort to Counter NLRB on Joint Employers
March 12
After Push by Lawmakers, CSB Sends Team To Probe Los Angeles-Area Refinery Blast
March 12
Advocates Defend, Attack President's Order On Contractor Compliance at ABA Meeting
March 12
Memo Details Agency Role in Helping Contractors Adhere to New Labor Mandates
March 12
CSB Releases Report in Canceled Case, Says Aim Is Closure for Families of Workers
March 12
Democrats Turn Up Pressure on Trade Bill They Say Would Thwart Worker Protections
March 12
Worker Exposures to Cobalt, Increased Uses Backdrop as NTP Reviews Its Carcinogenicity
March 12
Trichloroethylene, Methylene Chloride Uses Could Be Limited Under Possible EPA Rules
March 12
Forklift Explosion That Started Fire Leads To $110,000 Fine for Illinois Manufacturer
March 12
Arizona Company Ordered to Reinstate Whistle-blower, Pay $230,000 in Back Wages
March 12
Crushing Death of Crane Worker Nets Fine Of C$125,000 for Ontario Service Company
March 12
Film Director Gets Two-Year Term After Death on Set
March 12
Nebraska Company Cited Seventh Time in 10 Years
March 12
OSHA Cites N.Y. Roofing Contractor for Fall Hazards
March 12
Virginia Law Codifies Voluntary Protection Program
March 12
Agency Interpretive Changes Don't Require Rulemaking, Unanimous Supreme Court Says
March 12
Root Cause Investigation Not Protected By Attorney-Client Privilege, Judge Rules
March 12
Boys' Construction Work Isn't ‘Vocational Training'
March 12
Bringing Scientific Peer Review to Scientific Evidence
March 12
Accu-Fab & Constr. Inc., Moss Point, Miss.
March 12
Central Contractors Serv. Inc., Niles, Ill.
March 12
Era Valdivia Contractors Inc., Blue Island, Ill.
March 12
General Dynamics/NASSCO, San Diego, Calif.
March 12
Hannaford Bros., S. Portland, Maine
March 12
Hunting Specialty Supply LP, Cypress, Texas
March 12
James Michael Sherwood, Stockton, Ill.
March 12
Stoughton Trailers LLC, Stoughton, Wis.
March 12
USPS, Nashville, Tenn.
March 12
Waste Mgmt. Energy Servs., Alexander, N.D.
March 12
Proposed Revisions to Crane Operator Rule End Capacity Testing, Redefine Qualification
March 5
Crane Training, Qualification Focus Of Construction Committee Meetings
March 5
Safety Inspection Exemption List for 2015 Issued by OSHA; About 600 Sectors Covered
March 5
CSB Chairman Weathers Bipartisan Assault, Demands for Resignation at House Hearing
March 5
White House Selects Transportation Official As Next Leader of Embattled Safety Board
March 5
Wireless Industry Forms Safety Alliance To Oversee Tower Worker Certification
March 5
House Bill Would Have Government Assume Certain Firefighter Illnesses Are Job-Related
March 5
NIOSH Seeking Input on New Path Of Surveillance for Farmworker Injuries
March 5
Republican Lawmakers Call Obama's Order On Responsible Federal Contracting Unlawful
March 5
Employers Wanting Hazcom Guidance Can Turn to UN Publication, OSHA Official Says
March 5
Senate Whistle-blower Protection Caucus Will Work to Raise Awareness, Grassley Says
March 5
NIOSH's $110 Million Consolidation Project Could Pay Off in Morale, Productivity Gains
March 5
MSHA Adds Two Online Tools to Help Mines Track Violations Frequently Linked to Deaths
March 5
Teenager's Death Results in 15-Year Prison Sentence for Tree Trimming Service Owner
March 5
Bill to Require Inspection Notice Dropped; Maryland Agency Plans Rulemaking Instead
March 5
Republican Bill Aims to Reaffirm Validity Of Employer-Backed Wellness Plan Incentives
March 5
Labor Lawyers Await Northwestern Ruling, Disagree About Organizing College Athletes
March 5
New York Hair Salon Charged After Firing Employee for Telling Workers About Hazards
March 5
New York City Drug Store Chain Cited For Blocked Exits, Faces $77,400 Fine
March 5
California to Try Again to Add Styrene To Proposition 65 List of Carcinogens
March 5
Canadian Food Packager Fined C$187,500 Over Death of Worker Struck by Car, Truck
March 5
MSHA Seeks Input to Prevent Coal Mine Accidents
March 5
Worker Loses Toes in Grain Bin, Kansas Coop Cited
March 5
California Law Protects Safety Disclosures Regardless of Job Duties, Ninth Circuit Rules
March 5
Longtime Shipyard Workers Aren't Experts; Dismissal of Longshoreman's Claims Upheld
March 5
Worker Must Prove Physician's Supervision To Qualify for FMLA Protection, Court Rules
March 5
Dallas Nurse Who Caught Ebola From Patient Claims Her Employer Ignored CDC Guidance
March 5
OSHA Investigators Allege Quotas, Bias In Region 9 Whistle-blower Program
March 5
Big Roofing, Kansas City, Mo.
March 5
Bloomin’ Brands Inc., Clearwater, Fla.
March 5
Bloomingdale Nursing & Rehab. LLC, Haskell, N.J.
March 5
CAD Signs LLC, Paramus, N.J.
March 5
CDS of Missouri Inc., Fairview Heights, Ill.
March 5
Grainco FS Inc., Newark, Ill.
March 5
Grp. Contractors LLC, Baytown, Texas
March 5
Miami Tile Deliveries Corp., Miami, Fla.
March 5
Perciballi Indus. Inc., Brooklyn, N.Y.
March 5
Royal Arc Indus. Servs., Fort Hood, Texas
March 5
S. Jersey Central Mfg., BASF CML, Bellmawr, N.J.
March 5
Turner Constr., New York, N.Y.
March 5
WKW Erbsloeh N. Am. Inc., Pell City, Ala.
March 5
Zimmer Holdings Inc., Parsippany, N.J.
March 5
Enforcement Memo Spells Out Duties For Hazcom Compliance on Mixtures
February 26
Canada Aligns Hazard Communication Rules With U.S. Standards, Provides More Flexibility
February 26
As GOP Lawmakers Plan to Apply Review Act To Regs, Worker Advocates Urge OSHA Action
February 26
Tougher California Heat Standard Clears Board, Expected to Take Effect March 1
February 26
CDC Finding on Silicosis Decline Doesn't Diminish Need for Standard, Experts Say
February 26
Fatal Fall From Communications Tower Leads to Proposed Fine, SVEP Designation
February 26
Electric Power Safety Rule Lawsuit Settled Among OSHA, Edison Electric, Tree Trimmers
February 26
Likelihood of Hearing Damage Declining, Analysis of 1.8 Million Workers Finds
February 26
Updates to CDC Chemical Exposure Report Reflect New Data, Revised Survey Practices
February 26
Fake Documents Don't Preclude Award Of Workers' Comp, Wyoming Justices Say
February 26
Postal Safety Specialist Awarded $229,000; Federal Court Hits USPS With Injunctions
February 26
Court Rejects Injured Baltimore Worker's Effort to Sue Texas Company in Maryland
February 26
Conductor's Railroad Safety Act Retaliation Action Not Barred by Grievance, Court Says
February 26
Plaintiffs May Sue Japanese Machine Maker In United States, Site of Claimed Injuries
February 26
Nebraska Court Lets Stand Jury Verdict Finding Worker Was Independent Contractor
February 26
Supreme Court Won't Review Jones Act Ruling
February 26
Supreme Court Won't Hear Nurse's Retaliation Case
February 26
Oil, Port Actions Illustrate Continuing Power Of Organized Labor, But Only in Select Cases
February 26
Bay Crane Serv. Inc., New Brunswick, N.J.
February 26
Best in Homes LLC, Madison, Wis.
February 26
Brundage-Bone Conc. Pump. Inc., Ark. City, Kan.
February 26
Ga.-Pac. Chems. LLC, Columbus, Ohio
February 26
JFK Rogers Constr. Inc., Southampton, N.Y.
February 26
Johnson Matthey Inc., W. Deptford, N.J.
February 26
Latshaw Drilling Co. LLC, Pecos, Texas
February 26
Mauricio Diaz Constr., Worthington, Ohio
February 26
Oasis Finishes Inc., Clay, N.Y.
February 26
Thomas Lindstom & Co., Levittown, Pa.
February 26
USPS, Burlington, Vt.
February 26
Vitakraft Sunseed Inc., Weston, Ohio
February 26