Latest Osha Stories

2010-11-17 07:30:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- OSHA Pros Inc. announces the launch of a brand new website designed by seasoned OSHA professionals to make OSHA compliance simpler.

2010-10-05 11:03:00

WEST CHESTER, Ohio, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AK Steel today responded to allegations by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) of a small number of recordkeeping violations at the company's Middletown Works.

2010-09-30 20:14:16

Oregon Health & Science University's Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology (CROET) is responding to concerns raised by Portland-area hair salons about a product used for hair straightening.

2010-09-22 12:15:00

ITASCA, Ill., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council today applauded Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis and Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA David Michaels for their leadership in reducing work-related distracted driving.

2010-07-23 14:59:00

--Former Employee who Reported Problems Files Whistle Blower Complaint-- SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., July 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined Sodexo, one of the state's largest school contractors, for nine serious safety hazards that endangered workers and could have harmed students in the South Plainfield School District.

2010-06-03 13:50:00

OAKLAND, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As forecasts predict temperatures into the upper 90's and over 100 in many areas of the state next week, Cal/OSHA urges employers to observe the precautions specified in the heat illness prevention regulation.

2010-05-26 07:45:00

ARLINGTON, Texas, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has quietly incorporated new security features into the OSHA 10 and 30 hour wallet cards issued by trainers to students completing OSHA Outreach training courses.

2010-05-12 15:52:00

Includes an Unprecedented Effort to Reach Outdoor Workers OAKLAND, Calif., May 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cal/OSHA today announces that it is taking a multi-faceted approach to protecting California's outdoor workers from heat illness and injuries that includes a combination of education, outreach and enforcement efforts.

2009-10-29 12:48:00

Federal OSHA to review all state plan programs WASHINGTON, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Jordan Barab, acting assistant secretary for the U.S.

2009-09-01 07:20:00

ARLINGTON, Texas, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Seven states now have laws on the books that require construction workers to complete the OSHA 10-hour construction safety training course before they can work on certain construction projects.

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