Worker Safety

Secretary of Labor announces new members of Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee

December 13, 2012

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OSHA Data Initiative (ODI); Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 77: 74224-74225

December 13, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA fines Timken Co. $170,500 after complaint inspection finds 12 safety violations at Canton, Ohio, steel mill

December 13, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA cites two Fort Worth, Texas, companies for multiple process safety management violations

December 13, 2012

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OSHA cites Timken for safety violations – Canton Repository

December 13, 2012
OSHA cites Timken for safety violations – Canton Repository

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Occupational injuries and illnesses in low-wage workers cost the US $39 million in 2010

December 13, 2012

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Workplace Safety Infographic: Workplace Safety

December 13, 2012
Workplace Safety Infographic: Workplace Safety

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US Labor Department's OSHA renews strategic partnership to decrease musculoskeletal injuries in northeast Wisconsin foundries

December 13, 2012

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Excess breast cancer risk among women employed in automobile plastics facilities

December 13, 2012

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Federal OSHA Recognizes Cintas in Aston, PA with Highest Safety Designation – DailyFinance

December 12, 2012
Federal OSHA Recognizes Cintas in Aston, PA with Highest Safety Designation – DailyFinance

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US Labor Department's OSHA cites Bontrager Excavating Ltd. in Uniontown, Ohio, for failing to protect workers in trench

December 12, 2012

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OSHA fines Lake Twp. excavator for safety violations – Canton Repository

December 12, 2012
OSHA fines Lake Twp. excavator for safety violations – Canton Repository

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OSHA Update – "Construction" or "Maintenance" What OSHA Standards Apply? – JD Supra (press release)

December 12, 2012

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Confined Spaces Infographic: Confined Spaces Safety

December 12, 2012

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Medicaid should stay off the “fiscal cliff” bargaining table

December 11, 2012

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OSHA cites Honeywell Electronic Chemicals with 10 violations – Bizjournals.com (blog)

December 11, 2012

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OSHA releases online tool to help protect workers exposed to cadmium

December 11, 2012

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OSHA extends temporary enforcement measures in residential construction through March 15

December 11, 2012

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OSHA cites Honeywell Electronic Chemicals for process safety management … – HazardEx

December 11, 2012

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OSHA Requests Construction Safety Suggestions to Update Standards – Occupational Health and Safety

December 11, 2012

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Employee Turnover Infographic: The High Cost of New Hires

December 11, 2012

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Does OSHA's SHARP program really excuse firms from safety inspections? – Daily Journal of Commerce (blog)

December 10, 2012
Does OSHA's SHARP program really excuse firms from safety inspections? – Daily Journal of Commerce (blog)

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US Department of Labor sues DKS Structural Services in Huntsville, Ala., for firing employee who refused to enter unprotected 15-foot-deep trench

December 10, 2012

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OSHA proposes penalties for Honeywell's Mansfield operation – Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)

December 10, 2012

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Top 10 Most Cited OSHA Standards – WorkersCompensation.com (press release) (blog)

December 10, 2012

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FAA Proposes Safety Improvements for Flight Attendants – Aviation International News

December 10, 2012

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New DOT policy promises better health and safety protections for flight attendants

December 10, 2012

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Safety advocates push for I2P2 – Western Farm Press

December 10, 2012

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First-of-its-kind survey compiles the experience of domestic workers, highlights the grim nature of an unregulated industry

December 7, 2012

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OSHA Seeks Input on Improving Construction Standards – EHS Today

December 7, 2012

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OHS Infographic: Australia’s OHS… is it working?

December 7, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA to host Hispanic Safety Summit in Seaford, Del., June 10

December 6, 2012

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Standards Improvement Project–Phase IV – 77: 72781-72783

December 6, 2012

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OSHA requests recommendations to update its construction industry standards

December 6, 2012

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An incident almost every day: Louisiana Bucket Brigade reports on 2011 refinery accidents

December 6, 2012

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OSHA Cites Montana Recycler for Safety Violations – Construction & Demolition Recycling

December 6, 2012

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HR Infographic: What Makes A Happy Worker VS A Sad Worker

December 6, 2012
HR Infographic: What Makes A Happy Worker VS A Sad Worker

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OSHA Cites Montana Recycler for Safety Violations – Recycling Today

December 5, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA issues new fact sheet on mold hazards and safeguards for workers during Sandy cleanup

December 5, 2012

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Nebraska grain storage facility cited by OSHA – Grand Island Independent

December 5, 2012

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The Standard on Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Shipyard Employment; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 77: 72411-72412

December 5, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA cites CPI-Lansing LLC for exposing workers to grain bin hazards at Red Cloud, Neb., facility; proposes fines of $144,400

December 5, 2012

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Nebraska grain storage facility cited by OSHA – San Francisco Chronicle

December 5, 2012

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Can chronic pain treatment benefit from a public health perspective?

December 5, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA renews partnership with electrical contractor groups to prevent workplace injuries and fatalities

December 5, 2012

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OSHA Joins with Wisconsin Agri-business Association to Improve Field Safety – Occupational Health and Safety

December 5, 2012

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FAA Wants OSHA to Enforce Some Occupational Safety and Health Standards – EHS Today

December 4, 2012

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Worker remain missing four days after failure of West Virginia coal slurry impoundment

December 4, 2012

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NEW Marcom GHS Safety Training Video

December 4, 2012
NEW Marcom GHS Safety Training Video

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OSHA Update: More Employers Being Hit with Whistleblower Complaints – JD Supra (press release)

December 4, 2012

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American and Southwest flight attendants union applaud proposed OSHA policies – Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)

December 3, 2012
American and Southwest flight attendants union applaud proposed OSHA policies – Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog)

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OSHA cites Dayton company $63K in worker's death – Dayton Daily News

December 3, 2012

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World AIDS Day and the goal of an “AIDS-Free Generation”

December 3, 2012

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US Department of Labor's OSHA establishes alliance with Wisconsin Agri-Business Association to address grain industry hazards

December 3, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA cites ATW Automation with 9 safety violations following worker's death at Dayton, Ohio, manufacturing facility

December 3, 2012

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OSHA To Take On Role in Air Quality on Planes – Wall Street Journal

December 3, 2012

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OSHA to cover flight attendants' safety on aircraft – eTurboNews

December 2, 2012

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US Department of Labor's OSHA renews alliance with Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

November 30, 2012

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US Department of Labor's OSHA renews alliance with Chippewa Valley Technical College in Wisconsin

November 30, 2012

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Flight attendants may gain OSHA protections while aloft – CNN

November 30, 2012

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Notifiable Diseases and Mortality Tables

November 30, 2012

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QuickStats: Birth Rates* Among Women Aged 15–44 Years, by Maternal Age Group — National Vital Statistics System, United States,† 1961, 2007, and 2011§

November 30, 2012

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Announcement: National Influenza Vaccination Week — December 2–8, 2012

November 30, 2012

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Vital Signs: HIV Infection, Testing, and Risk Behaviors Among Youths — United States

November 30, 2012

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Take-Home Lead Exposure Among Children with Relatives Employed at a Battery Recycling Facility — Puerto Rico, 2011

November 30, 2012

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HIV Infections Attributed to Male-to-Male Sexual Contact — Metropolitan Statistical Areas, United States and Puerto Rico, 2010

November 30, 2012

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Progress in Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Service Provision — Kenya, 2008–2011

November 30, 2012

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World AIDS Day — December 1, 2012

November 30, 2012

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Public health takes on the opioid abuse and overdose problem, building on strengths as conveners, educators

November 30, 2012

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OSHA to Get Oversight of Flight-Attendant Work Conditions – Businessweek

November 30, 2012

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Worker Health Advocates Say 9/11 Mistakes Repeated in Sandy Clean-up – In These Times

November 30, 2012
Worker Health Advocates Say 9/11 Mistakes Repeated in Sandy Clean-up – In These Times

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Flight Attendants To Have Safety And Health Protections In The Cabin – Sacramento Bee

November 30, 2012

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FAA proposes policy to improve flight attendant workplace safety

November 30, 2012

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Wood Pellet Maker Settles OSHA ComDust Complaint – woodworkingnetwork.com

November 30, 2012
Wood Pellet Maker Settles OSHA ComDust Complaint – woodworkingnetwork.com

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Gastric bypass surgery and the importance of long follow-up times

November 29, 2012

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OSHA Probes Death During Pa. First Responder Training – Firehouse.com

November 29, 2012

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US Department of Labor's OSHA cites BCW Food Products in Dallas with serious violations for exposing workers to amputations, other hazards

November 29, 2012

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Safety Organizations Urge Congressional Support for OSHA, NIOSH – EHS Today

November 29, 2012

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OSHA Files $545000 in PSM Penalties After Chemical Leak – Occupational Health and Safety

November 29, 2012

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OSHA to investigate death at college – Scranton Times-Tribune

November 29, 2012

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Workplace Safety Infographic: What You Need To Know About GHS

November 29, 2012
Workplace Safety Infographic: What You Need To Know About GHS

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Marcom to Update Hazcom Videos

November 29, 2012

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How to avoid OSHA non-compliance – Tire Business

November 28, 2012

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Getting Ready for GHS

November 28, 2012

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Reporting: Separate OSHA logs from Workers Comp

November 28, 2012

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OSHA Standard – Electric Shock First Aid Requirements

November 28, 2012

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ASSE Announces Voluntary Roadwork Safety Standards

November 28, 2012

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OSHA Smackdown: $1.4 million in Fines to CES

November 28, 2012

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Clean Room Spill Control Options

November 28, 2012

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Rain Gear – Tips and Considerations

November 28, 2012

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Welding Site Safety Plans

November 28, 2012

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Procedures For Safe Aerosol Can Disposal

November 28, 2012

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OSHA Secretary Lays Out Five Green Reform Principles

November 28, 2012

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OSHA cites Dover Chemical for 47 violations following chemical release at plant – New Philadelphia Times Reporter

November 28, 2012

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Exploring links between working conditions and obesity in low-wage workers

November 28, 2012

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New England Wood Pellet agrees to correct explosion and fire hazards at New Hampshire facility following US Labor Department actions

November 28, 2012

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Scrap metal recycler cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for exposing Butte, Mont., workers to multiple safety hazards, including amputations

November 27, 2012

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OSHA’s “Recession Tax”

November 27, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA cites Jersey City, NJ, warehouse company for fall and other safety hazards

November 27, 2012

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OSHA cites Mississippi Phosphates – CBS News

November 27, 2012

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