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Federal judge finds Bradenton behavioral healthcare center exposed workers to more than 50 attacks by residents, allowed destruction of video evidence

May 4, 2021

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OSHA reminds storm recovery workers, volunteers to take safety precautions as rain, danger of flash floods continue in Southwestern Missouri

May 3, 2021

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OSHA cites Beverly Hills’ Dollar Tree for exposing workers to safety hazards

April 29, 2021

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QuickTakes 04/16/2021

April 28, 2021

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QuickTakes 04/01/2021

April 28, 2021

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QuickTakes 03/16/2021

April 28, 2021

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US Department of Labor observes 2021 Workers Memorial Day as agencies look ahead to stronger worker safety, health protections

April 28, 2021

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OSHA cites Midwest Warehouse and Distribution System Inc. after one employee dies, 22 sickened by coronavirus

April 27, 2021

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Global spice importer exposed workers to amputation, struck-by, crushed-by hazards at Jackson facility, federal safety inspection finds

April 23, 2021

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Excavation company agrees to increase employee training on dangerous trenching hazards prior to 2021 construction season

April 21, 2021

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US Department of Labor opens national dialogue to improve outreach to teens on workplace issues of safety, wages, job training, discrimination

April 21, 2021

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OSHA cites North American Lighting after maintenance technician suffers facial burns in explosion at Paris, Illinois, facility

April 21, 2021

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US Department of Labor partners with Dellbrook/JKS to promote workplace safety at Massachusetts construction site

April 16, 2021

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U.S. Department of Labor to hold meeting to solicit public input on OSHA whistleblower program

April 15, 2021

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OSHA extends comment period for proposed rule to update hazard communication standard

April 13, 2021

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US Department of Labor, Texas Panhandle construction industry group to continue alliance to protect workers’ safety, health

April 9, 2021

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North Florida contractor faces $61K in federal penalties for exposing employees to fall hazards at Jacksonville-area worksite

April 8, 2021

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US Department of Labor cites Waterville auto body manufacturing plant for numerous willful, serious violations

April 6, 2021

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OSHA continues investigation into January fatal incident at Foundation Food Group Services in Gainesville

April 2, 2021

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New York-based petroleum carrier pays $375K to seaman fired for cooperating with barge explosion investigation

April 1, 2021

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OSHA, Austin Power Partners Construction, labor unions sign partnership to promote construction safety on O’Hare Airport Terminal 5 expansion project

April 1, 2021

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New York contractor agrees to cease digging excavations, pay $135K in penalties, after 2020 fatal Long Island trench collapse

March 31, 2021

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OSHA cites Ohio production facility for exposing employees to dangerous confined space, machine, other hazards

March 29, 2021

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OSHA cites Seneca Foods after worker suffers serious injuries after being struck by forklift at Wisconsin facility

March 26, 2021

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US Department of Labor files federal complaint seeking damages for whistleblower fired for reporting unsafe conditions at Missouri plant

March 25, 2021

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Worker’s injury at Fargo grain bin yields employer’s commitment to improve workplace safety, protect employees

March 24, 2021

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OSHA alliance with West Virginia University Safety & Health Extension, West Virginia State Consultation Program promotes workplace safety, health

March 18, 2021

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OSHA, grain industry leaders say small changes have big impacts

March 16, 2021

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OSHA cites New Jersey frozen dessert manufacturer after second amputation injury on same machine

March 15, 2021

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QuickTakes 03/01/2021

March 12, 2021

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QuickTakes 02/16/2021

March 12, 2021

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OSHA launches program to protect high-risk workers from coronavirus, focuses on employers that retaliate against workers with safety concerns

March 12, 2021

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QuickTakes 03/12/2021

March 12, 2021

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OSHA cites Chicago container shipping company after employee suffers leg amputation, crushed pelvis when run over by powered industrial vehicle

March 12, 2021

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US Department of Labor orders one of the nation’s largest railway companies to pay more than $290K in damages, reinstate whistleblower

March 10, 2021

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US Department of Labor again cites Oklahoma construction contractor for exposing workers to serious trenching, excavation hazards

March 8, 2021

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OSHA cites BEF Foods Inc.’s Lima facility after production worker suffers partial arm amputation from cleaning auger

March 3, 2021

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US Department of Labor collaborates with Brasfield & Gorrie to promote workplace safety at Birmingham construction site

March 2, 2021

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US Department of Labor encourages industry employers, stakeholders to join OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction

March 1, 2021

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OSHA cites West Farmington contractor after 14-year-old installing roofing materials suffers critical injuries in fall

February 27, 2021

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OSHA finds workers on unprotected 3-story roof, cites Ohio contractor for exposing workers to fall hazards

February 26, 2021

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US Department of Labor collaborates with Brasfield & Gorrie to promote workplace safety at Florida construction site

February 25, 2021

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OSHA signs alliance with South Dakota One Call, SDSU Engineering Extension Program to train, protect workers from excavation hazards

February 25, 2021

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OSHA, Consulate General of Ecuador establish alliance to train Chicago-area Ecuadorian workers, protect them from job hazards

February 23, 2021

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OSHA cites Missouri auto parts manufacturer for failing to implement, enforce coronavirus protections as exposure leads to press operator’s death

February 23, 2021

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OSHA recognizes Buckeye oil, gas industry organization as Alliance Program Ambassador for its commitment to workplace safety, health

February 23, 2021

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US Department of Labor announces OSHA will investigate complaints of whistleblower retaliation under new antitrust, money laundering laws

February 19, 2021

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OSHA alleges Missouri plumbing contractor exposed worker to unprotected trench despite agreement to implement trench safety program

February 17, 2021

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US Department of Labor proposes $264K in fines for Montana manufacturer, staffing agency for serious, willful violations following finger amputation

February 17, 2021

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US Department of Labor cites Trinity Rail and Maintenance Services for confined space violations in August 2020 fatality investigation

February 10, 2021

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US Department of Labor’s OSHA issues proposed rule to update hazard communication standard

February 5, 2021

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QuickTakes 01/28/2021

February 1, 2021

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QuickTakes 02/01/2021

February 1, 2021

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US Department of Labor issues stronger workplace guidance on coronavirus

January 29, 2021

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QuickTakes 12/18/2020

January 15, 2021

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QuickTakes 12/08/2020

January 15, 2021

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QuickTakes 01/15/2021

January 15, 2021

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U.S. Department of Labor Announces Annual Adjustments to OSHA Civil Penalties

January 13, 2021

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U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Announces $3,930,381 In Coronavirus Violations

January 8, 2021

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U.S. Department of Labor Reminds Specific Employers to Submit Required 2020 Injury and Illness Data by March 2, 2021

January 4, 2021

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CORRECTED: U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Announces $3,849,222 In Coronavirus Violations

January 1, 2021

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The Cadmium in Construction Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 83:40569-40570

December 29, 2020

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Limited Extension of Select Compliance Dates for Occupational Exposure to Beryllium in General Industry – 83:39351-39360

December 29, 2020

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FM Approvals LLC: Grant of Expansion of Recognition and Modification to the Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL) Program’s List of Appropriate Test Standards – 83:38181-38183

December 29, 2020

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1,2-Dibromo-3-Chloropropane (DBCP) Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 83:38180-38181

December 29, 2020

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Susan Harwood Training Grant Program, FY 2018 – 83:38180

December 29, 2020

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U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Announces $3,697,121 In Coronavirus Violations

December 29, 2020

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U.S. Department of Labor Announces New OSHA Debt Collection Initiative

December 29, 2020

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U.S. Department of Labor Seeks Members to Serve on Committee For Improving Construction Workers’ Safety and Health

December 29, 2020

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ICYMI: U.S. Department of Labor Acts to Help American Workers And Employers During the Coronavirus Pandemic

December 29, 2020

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U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Announces $3,646,228 In Coronavirus Violations

December 29, 2020

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QuickTakes 11/16/2020

November 16, 2020

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QuickTakes 11/02/2020

November 2, 2020

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QuickTakes 10/19/2020

October 19, 2020

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OSHA issues recommended practices to promote workplace anti-retaliation programs

January 17, 2017

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OSHA, Rocky Mountain Education Center renew alliance to support worker safety education throughout Colorado

January 17, 2017

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OSHA reminds workers, employers that fall protection can prevent tragedy when removing snow on rooftops, elevated surfaces

January 17, 2017

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Oklahoma truck bed manufacturer fined $535K for putting workers at risk, as OSHA inspectors identify 30 safety, health violations

January 17, 2017

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QuickTakes 01/03/2017

January 17, 2017

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Masonry contractor continues to expose workers to fall hazards

January 17, 2017

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Occupational Exposure to Beryllium – 82:2470-2757

January 10, 2017

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Nationally Recongized Testing Laboratory Program Regulation; Revision of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 81:95650-95652

January 10, 2017

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Semiannual Agenda of Regulations – 81:94778-94782

January 10, 2017

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The Standard on Presence Sensing Device Initiation (PSDI) (Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Collections of Information (Paperwork) Requirements – 81:93962-93963

January 10, 2017

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Gear Certification Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 81:93963-93965

January 10, 2017

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OSHA finds workers exposed to multiple fall hazards while roofing Winnetka home

January 10, 2017

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OSHA cites New York contractor for exposing workers to excavation hazards at high school construction site

January 10, 2017

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US Department of Labor issues final rule to lower beryllium levels, increase workplace protections to reduce health risks

January 10, 2017

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US Labor Department sues food manufacturer, owner that terminated employee who tried to call 911 after co-worker suffered amputation

January 10, 2017

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Atlanta-based paper, plastic recycler exposes workers to fire, explosion, machine guarding hazards; OSHA proposes $133K in penalties

January 10, 2017

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QuickTakes 12/15/2016

December 15, 2016

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OSHA cites SB Framing Services after worker dies after falling from roof

December 14, 2016
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Housing trust in court after mower mangles worker’s hand

December 14, 2016
Housing trust in court after mower mangles worker’s hand

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Tractor driver charged two years after boy knocked down and killed on Leeds farm – Yorkshire Evening Post

December 14, 2016
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Cargill salt mine: 13 miners trapped in a lift 900 feet below ground in New York state | Americas | News | The Independent

December 14, 2016
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China Mine Collapse Kills 11

December 14, 2016
China Mine Collapse Kills 11

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Dollar Tree settles with OSHA on outstanding safety issues – Business Insurance

December 14, 2016
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OSHA Further Enlists the Help of the FAA in its Enforcement of Air Safety … – Lexology (registration)

December 14, 2016

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Is OSHA unconstitutional? – Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF) (press release) (blog)

December 14, 2016

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OSHA cites Alliance Laundry in Ripon where machine crushed employee's hand – Minneapolis Star Tribune

December 14, 2016
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