Category Archives: Cranes

Small North Georgia Manufacturer cited for serious safety violations following inspection by OSHA; $64,400 in fines proposed BLUE RIDGE, Ga. – Blue Ridge Manufacturing LLC was cited by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration for 20 … Continue reading

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Foundry receives 26 OSHA citations and fines totaling $163,240 SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. – Domestic Casting Co. LLC has been cited by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration for 26 alleged safety violations found at its Shippensburg foundry. … Continue reading

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OSHA issues proposed rule to extend compliance date for crane operator certification requirements WASHINGTON – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration today issued a proposed rule to extend the compliance date for the crane operator certification requirement by three years … Continue reading

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US Department of Labor’s OSHA cites two Dallas employers for exposing workers to hazards after two people were struck and killed by a forklift OSHA has cited Georg Fischer Central Plastics LLC and Nationwide Plastics Inc. for 16 safety and … Continue reading

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Two Wisconsin companies receive citations from OSHA following worker’s death on bridge construction site near Oshkosh Wisconsin, but not the worker’s employer. OSHA has cited Lunda Construction Inc. in Black River Falls and Choice Construction Cos. Inc. in Menomonee Falls … Continue reading

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Crane comes in contact with power line, worker injured A Canton-based heavy equipment operator has been cited by OSHA for alleged willful and serious violations of safety standards while working on the Hines Bridge Replacement Project in Amesbury, Massachusetts. Barletta … Continue reading

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Rule to apply worker safety and health requirements for cranes and derricks to demolition and underground construction OSHA has issued a direct final rule and notice of proposed rulemaking that applies the requirements of the Cranes and Derricks in Construction … Continue reading

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More than $146,000 in Proposed Penalties and 35 Citations OSHA cited American Felt & Filter Co. for 35 alleged violations of workplace safety and health standards at its New Windsor plant. The company, which manufactures woolen felt for a variety … Continue reading

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Piping Technology and Products Misled OSHA about Amputation Hazard Following a complaint from an employee, OSHA cited Piping Technology and Products Inc. for 13 willful and 17 serious violations for exposing workers to the risk of amputations and other serious … Continue reading

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Three Workers Severely Injured over Five Months OSHA cited Boomerang Tube LLC for six willful, nine serious, and one other-than-serious violation at the company’s facility in Liberty, TX where three employees were seriously injured within a period of five months. … Continue reading

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