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OSHA revives controversial safety rules – The Hill

December 14, 2016
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Groundbreaking OSHA Developments in 2015 to Directly Impact 2016 — and Beyond – IndustryWeek

December 14, 2016
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OSHA Continues Pursuit of Corporate-Wide Settlements with Dollar Tree … – Lexology (registration)

December 14, 2016
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OSHA: Serial Violator Exposes Employees to Fall Hazards – Occupational Health and Safety

December 14, 2016

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Fatal work injury that killed Gerald Thompson was preventable, MN-OSHA cites DSM Excavating

December 14, 2016

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If we want to advance equity in public health practice, we must address race and power

December 14, 2016

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Procedures for Handling Retaliation Complaints Under Section 31307 of the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP-21) – 81:90196-90198

December 14, 2016

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OSHA cancels meeting of National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health OSH Professionals Pipeline Work Group

December 14, 2016

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OSHA inspects Selbyville poultry processor after worker suffers finger amputation

December 14, 2016

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OSHA cites, fines Crystal Finishing Systems following fatality investigation

December 14, 2016

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OSHA cites global food company after 2 workers suffer severe injuries at Melrose Park, Illinois, processing facility

December 14, 2016

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OSHA emphasis program finds 22 violations at Texas feed manufacturer

December 14, 2016

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Underwriters Laboratories, Inc.: Grant of Expansion of Recognition – 81:88705-88707

December 8, 2016

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Prevention of Workplace Violence in Healthcare and Social Assistance – 81:88147-88167

December 8, 2016

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Standards Improvement Project-Phase IV – 81:86987-86988

December 8, 2016

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National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH) – 81:86017-86018

December 8, 2016

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Walking-Working Surfaces and Personal Protective Equipment (Fall Protection Systems) – 81:82494-83006

December 8, 2016

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Central Transport agrees to enhanced safety measures at over 100 freight terminals in US Labor Department settlement

December 8, 2016

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OSHA requests comments, schedules meeting on standard to prevent workplace violence in healthcare, social assistance

December 8, 2016

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Stucco contractor fails to properly protect employees from fall, silica hazards

December 8, 2016

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OSHA finds workers exposed to machine, electrical hazards

December 8, 2016

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OSHA finds flooring subcontractor workers exposed to dangerous falls at construction site; Dallas-area employer faces $87K in fines

December 8, 2016

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QuickTakes 12/01/2016

December 1, 2016

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QuickTakes 11/15/2016

November 15, 2016

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QuickTakes 11/01/2016

November 1, 2016

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Request for Information; Comment Request; Department of Labor Research and Evaluation Plan for 2016 – 80:967-970

January 8, 2016

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Occupational Exposure to Beryllium – 80:81475-81477

January 8, 2016

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; OSHA Strategic Partnership Program for Worker Safety and Health – 80:80812-80813

January 8, 2016

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Streamlining of Provisions on State Plans for Occupational Safety and Health – 80:78977-78978

January 8, 2016

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Hexavalent Chromium Standards; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 80:78775-78776

January 8, 2016

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Serial violator exposes employees to potentially fatal fall and other hazards at New Hampshire worksite

January 8, 2016

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OSHA cites Latite Roofing for repeatedly exposing workers to fall hazards

January 8, 2016

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania, bridge repair company named a 'severe violator' after fatal trench collapse at Eyers Grove work site

January 8, 2016

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Dollar General Corp. exposes employees to workplace safety and health hazards at store in Sherman, Texas

January 8, 2016

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QuickTakes 01/04/2016

January 4, 2016

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QuickTakes 12/15/2015

December 15, 2015

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QuickTakes 12/01/2015

December 1, 2015

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36-foot fall kills construction worker in New Braunfels, Texas; OSHA cites contractors

October 2, 2015

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QuickTakes 10/01/2015

October 1, 2015

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The Lead in General Industry Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 80:57878-57879

September 28, 2015

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Clarification of Employer's Continuing Obligation To Make and Maintain an Accurate Record of Each Recordable Injury and Illness; Extension of Comment Period – 80:57765-57766

September 28, 2015

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The Lead in Construction Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 80:57231-57232

September 28, 2015

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Curtis-Straus LLC: Application for Expansion of Recognition – 80:57232-57234

September 28, 2015

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QuickTakes 09/15/2015

September 28, 2015

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Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratories; Proposed Revised Fee Schedule and Proposed Adoption of New Application Acceptance and Review Procedures – 80:57222-57231

September 28, 2015

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QuickTakes 09/02/2015

September 28, 2015

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Machine operators exposed to excessive heat at Sterling Technologies Inc. in Erie County

September 28, 2015

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Cave-in protection failures cited after excavation collapse in Missoula

September 28, 2015

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Employees exposed to dangerous workplace hazards at Pennsauken aluminum services plant; company fined $308K

September 28, 2015

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Amputation, other injuries at Pilgrim's Pride chicken facilities 'preventable'

September 28, 2015

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Queens manufacturer exposes employees to new and recurring hazards

September 28, 2015

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The Lead in Construction Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 80:53330-53331

September 16, 2015

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Blasting and the Use of Explosives – 80:51844-51845

September 16, 2015

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Atlanta window and door manufacturer, staffing agencies cited for exposing nearly 90 workers to fire, amputations and other serious safety hazards

September 16, 2015

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OSHA cites Country Vision Cooperative for exposing workers to grain bin hazards

September 16, 2015

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Extreme heat claims day laborer's life at metal recycler

September 16, 2015

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OSHA cites El Paso stamping plant for amputations and other serious safety hazards

September 16, 2015

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OSHA renews alliance with T&T Staff Management Inc. to promote worker safety and health

September 16, 2015

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Marine Terminal Operations and Longshoring Standards – 80:51607-51608

August 28, 2015

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Impregilo Healy Parsons Joint Venture; Grant of a Permanent Variance – 80:50652-50662

August 28, 2015

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Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) Standard; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 80:50325-50326

August 28, 2015

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Cadmium in General Industry Standard – 80:50046-50047

August 28, 2015

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Streamlining of Provisions on State Plans for Occupational Safety and Health – 80:49956-49968

August 28, 2015

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Atlanta’s American Air Filter Co. continues to expose workers to serious safety hazards

August 28, 2015

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Alabama roofing contractor sentenced for making false statements to OSHA inspectors following an incident that seriously injured 3 workers

August 28, 2015

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Initial meeting set for Emergency Response and Preparedness Subcommittee of the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health

August 28, 2015

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23-year-old worker loses part of finger in machine

August 28, 2015

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OSHA directive explains new process to assist early resolution of whistleblower complaints

August 28, 2015

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Curtis-Straus LLC: Grant of Expansion of Recognition – 80:2015-19594

August 13, 2015

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TUV Rheinland of North America, Inc.: Application for Expansion of Recognition – 80:47953-47955

August 13, 2015

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Occupational Exposure to Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds; Proposed Rule – 80:2015-17596

August 13, 2015

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Maine State Plan for State and Local Government Employers – 80:46487-46492

August 13, 2015

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Construction company cited in death of worker at wind energy site

August 13, 2015

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OSHA report: Inzi Controls Inc., continues to expose workers to amputation hazards

August 13, 2015

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Illinois construction companies, manager face nearly $2M in fines for exposing workers to known asbestos hazards

August 13, 2015

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Emergency medical transport company ignores health precautions, ambulance workers unprotected from risks of infection and disease

August 13, 2015

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Elk Grove Village, Illinois, shop exposes workers to respiratory, other hazards

August 13, 2015

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Newport News Shipbuilding; Notice of Application for a Permanent Variance and Request for Comments – 80:45238-45248

August 6, 2015

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Traylor Bros., Inc., Application for Permanent Variance and Interim Order; Grant of Interim Order; Request for Comments – 80:44386-44398

August 6, 2015

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OSHA approves Maine as newest State Plan protecting state and local government workers

August 6, 2015

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OSHA cites Chaney Roofing Maintenance for exposing workers to fall hazards

August 6, 2015

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Worker suffers severe burns at Bellevue, Ohio, plastic company

August 6, 2015

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Plastics company exposes workers to combustible dust, corrosive chemicals and other safety hazards

August 6, 2015

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Steel roller fatally crushed maintenance worker, safety guards ignored

August 6, 2015

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QuickTakes 08/03/2015

August 3, 2015

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Company and consultants go out of their way to obstruct OSHA inspection

July 23, 2015

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Fatal work injury that killed Jason Strycharz was preventable, OSHA cites Kloeckner Metals

July 23, 2015

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More evidence that indoor smoking bans and smart public health policy are good for people’s health

July 23, 2015

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Permit-Required Confined Spaces in General Industry Standard – 80:37310-37311

July 23, 2015

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Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health (MACOSH) – 80: 37025-37026

July 23, 2015

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; The 13 Carcinogens Standard – 80: 36858-36859

July 23, 2015

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Commercial Diving Operations Standard – 80: 36857-36858

July 23, 2015

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Hazard Communication Standard – 80: 36856-36857

July 23, 2015

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LaGrange, Georgia agricultural equipment manufacturer exposes workers to deadly safety hazards

July 23, 2015

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OSHA reminds greater Baltimore-area employers to protect workers from heat illness

July 23, 2015

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Ashley Furniture cited again, faces new proposed penalties for failing to protect workers from moving machine parts

July 23, 2015

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OSHA provides guidance to OSHA compliance officers for enforcing the revised Hazard Communication standard

July 23, 2015

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Employees of New Britain, Conn., heat treatment plant face chemical, fire, explosion and mechanical hazards

July 23, 2015

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QuickTakes 07/01/2015

July 23, 2015

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July 15, 2015

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