Worker Safety

OSHA issues notification of penalties to Anogla Pork – Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

November 6, 2012

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OSHA issues notification of penalties to Anogla Pork – Mason City Globe Gazette

November 6, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA establishes safety partnership to protect workers building Cleveland Medical Mart and Convention Center

November 6, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA cites tank cleaning service for confined space hazards at Lansing, Ill., facility; proposed fines exceed $142,000

November 6, 2012

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UUS Labor Department's OSHA urges hurricane recovery workers to protect themselves against hazards

November 6, 2012

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US Labor Department secures decision affirming fall hazard violation, fine against Campbell, Ohio-based bridge painting company

November 5, 2012

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OSHA Urges Hurricane Recovery Workers To Protect Themselves Against … – NJ TODAY

November 5, 2012

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Public health association adopts new policies opposing military recruiting in schools, supporting taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages

November 5, 2012

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KTVU questions Chevron's inspections of Richmond refinery – KTVU San Francisco

November 5, 2012

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OSHA, police investigating Naugatuck man's death – Waterbury Republican American

November 5, 2012

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OSHA, police investigating Naugatuck man's death Tree cutter plunged 40 feet – Waterbury Republican American

November 5, 2012

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Workplace Social Media Infographic: HR Must Embrace Social

November 3, 2012

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Workplace Productivity Infographic: Hardly Working

November 3, 2012

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OSHA: Make it a safe recovery – Newsday

November 2, 2012

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Cal/OSHA Issues Alert on Ammonia Safety at Wineries – Occupational Health and Safety

November 2, 2012

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Obesity Infographic: The Cost of Being Overweight

November 2, 2012

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Grain bin deaths are preventable but keep happening

November 1, 2012

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US Department of Labor's OSHA proposes $58,000 in fines to New Castle, Pa., recycling company for 27 workplace safety, health hazards

November 1, 2012

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OSHA will hold meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health

November 1, 2012

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US Department of Labor's OSHA cites History Construction Management for exposing workers to lead, other hazards at Odell, Ill., plant

November 1, 2012

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OSHA and the International Window Cleaning Association renew Alliance to protect workers from industry hazards

November 1, 2012

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Safety Check: OSHA Offers Anonymous Online Safety Awareness Tool – Pallet Enterprise

November 1, 2012

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OSHA cites Flex-N-Gate for 'serious' violations – Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

November 1, 2012

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OSHA investigates Martin County oilfield explosion – Odessa American

November 1, 2012

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Newton, Mass., medical provider cited by US Labor Department's OSHA after workers exposed to biohazards; inspection finds willful, serious violations

October 31, 2012

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Newton medical provider cited by OSHA after workers exposed to biohazards – Boston.com

October 31, 2012

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Report: OSHA targeting program missing its mark – Safety.BLR.com

October 31, 2012

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OSHA investigates deadly local accident – Springfield News Sun

October 31, 2012

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Craft brewer cited by US Labor Department's OSHA for safety hazards at New Hampshire brewery following fatality caused by April keg explosion

October 30, 2012

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OSHA investigates Plainview company after grain elevator collapse – Plainview Daily Herald

October 30, 2012

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OSHA lauds Louisiana's low injury rate on the job – Knoe.com

October 30, 2012

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GP Roofing and Construction of Palm Coast, Fla., cited by US Department of Labor's OSHA for exposing workers to fall, other hazards

October 30, 2012

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Keeping emergency responders safe and healthy

October 30, 2012

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APHA Annual Meeting focuses on prevention and wellness

October 30, 2012

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Work Infographic: The @Work State of Mind

October 30, 2012

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Snapshot of call centre workers in Bangalore, India

October 29, 2012

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Deadline Fast Approaching for Compliance with OSHA's New Hazard … – Sacramento Bee

October 29, 2012

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Workplace deaths: Florida second in nation, region has a dozen or more yearly – Naples Daily News

October 29, 2012

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Public Health Classics: assessing air pollution and health in six U.S. cities, researchers’ findings changed the air we breathe

October 28, 2012

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Measure B proponent, Mark McGrath, talks workplace safety, public health – Examiner.com

October 28, 2012

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NSC 2012: David Michaels Outlines OSHA's Efforts to Shift the Safety Curve – EHS Today

October 27, 2012

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Marino Calls for OSHA Investigation – natmonitor.com

October 26, 2012

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Navajo Refining Co. reaches $400k settlement – Bizjournals.com

October 26, 2012

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Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Lead in General Industry Standard – 77: 65415-65416

October 26, 2012

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Despite record of saving lives and money, poison centers face uncertain funding future

October 26, 2012

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OSHA renews alliance to protect airline workers – Safety.BLR.com

October 26, 2012

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OSHA, Other Agencies Hailed for Efforts on Risk-Based Approach in Oil, Gas … – Bloomberg BNA

October 25, 2012

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Worth reading: Polio, pregnancy, and wily mosquitoes

October 25, 2012

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OSHA fines Northeastern Wisconsin Wood Products $184K – Green Bay Press Gazette

October 25, 2012

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Craft brewer fined by OSHA after worker death – FoodQualityNews.com

October 25, 2012

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OSHA fines Wis. wood products company $184K – WBAY

October 25, 2012

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CARIRI, OSHA to probe lab conditions – Trinidad News

October 25, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA fines Northeastern Wisconsin Wood Products more than $184,000 after follow-up inspection finds 16 violations

October 24, 2012

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OSHA Fines Redhook $63500 in Ben Harris Case – Patch.com

October 24, 2012

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Public Health Classics: Collecting children’s baby teeth to identify lead poisoning

October 23, 2012

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OSHA's Top 10 Violations for 2012 announced at National Safety Council … – Sacramento Bee

October 23, 2012

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US Department of Labor's OSHA finds 14 safety and health violations during follow-up inspection of Miami Valley Polishing in Piqua, Ohio

October 23, 2012

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OSHA, Airline Ground Safety Panel renew alliance – Safety.BLR.com

October 23, 2012

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California agency says farmworker suit 'risks draining resources' – Los Angeles Times

October 23, 2012

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Farmworkers Sue Calif. Regulators Over Heat Rules – ABC News

October 23, 2012

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National Safety Council recognizes the Honorable Elizabeth Dole with Flame of … – Sacramento Bee

October 23, 2012

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IMF Bangor earns top safety and health award – Kitsap Sun

October 23, 2012

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Farmworkers' lawsuit claims Cal OSHA failed to enforce regulations – Los Angeles Times

October 23, 2012

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OSHA focusing on height-related hazards – Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

October 23, 2012

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Miss. contractor faces up to $117K in safety fines – Businessweek

October 23, 2012

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DJJ unit gets OSHA safety award – American Metal Market

October 23, 2012

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Fall Protection, HazCom Top Violations in 2012 – Occupational Health and Safety

October 23, 2012

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Danray Products introduces OSHA safety scale – Rockford Register Star

October 23, 2012

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National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health (NACOSH) – 77: 64549-64551

October 23, 2012

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Notice of renewal of the NACOSH charter. – 77: 62536

October 23, 2012

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Final rule; notice of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) approval of information collection requirements. – 77: 62433

October 23, 2012

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Agency Information Collection Activities: Announcement of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Control Numbers Under the Paperwork Reduction Act – 77: 61429-61430

October 23, 2012

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Hexavalent Chromium Standards; Extension of the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Approval of Information Collection (Paperwork) Requirements – 77: 61431-61432

October 23, 2012

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US Department of Labor's OSHA renews alliance with Lake Region State College in Devils Lake, ND

October 23, 2012

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US Department of Labor's Worker Safety and Health Challenge:develop a tool to inform young workers about hazards

October 23, 2012

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In 2 lawsuits, US Labor Department obtains back wages and corrective action for Connecticut workers fired for filing OSHA complaints

October 23, 2012

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US Labor Department's OSHA cites Texas-based Symmetry Turf Installations for worker's heat-related death at Fayetteville, Ark., work site

October 23, 2012

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US Department of Labor's OSHA cites auto parts supplier TFO Tech for exposing workers to amputation hazards at Jeffersonville, Ohio, facility

October 23, 2012

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QuickTakes 10/01/2012

October 23, 2012

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QuickTakes 9/17/2012

October 23, 2012

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QuickTakes 3/22/2012 (Special GHS Issue)

October 23, 2012

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Is the ACA bad for business? Not so, say researchers and business owners

October 23, 2012

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Is coalition bombing behind a 17-fold increase in birth defects in an Iraqi city?

October 23, 2012

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Public Health Classic: Developing protocols for the treatment of acute respiratory infections in children

October 23, 2012

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The Clean Water Act at 40

October 23, 2012

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Great new resource: Workers’ Comp Hub

October 23, 2012

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Report illustrates worrisome trend of painkiller abuse among injured workers

October 23, 2012

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Happy Global Handwashing Day!

October 23, 2012

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Explosion in January at Oklahoma oil rig hospitalized four workers, employer pays $6,700 OSHA penalty

October 23, 2012

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Hotel workers at Hyatt struggle for justice, Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization supports workers’ cause

October 23, 2012

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Vacation Infographic: Vacation time goes unused for most Americans

October 22, 2012

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Workplace Health Infographic: Work is Murder

October 14, 2012

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Workplace Infographic: Discrimination and Dollars

October 13, 2012

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HIPAA Infograhic: The High Cost of HIPAA Violations

October 13, 2012

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HazCom In Sync With GHS Training DVD

October 12, 2012

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Generation Y Infographic: The Generation GAP in Your Office

October 8, 2012

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Compliance and Safety has partnered with TASCO

October 5, 2012

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Workplace Wellness: Does the Food we eat affect our Productivity?

October 5, 2012

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On-The-Job Training Infographic: Fighting Workplace Woes

October 1, 2012

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Workplace Health Infographic: 10 Tips for Creating a Healthier Workplace

October 1, 2012

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