Category Archives: Hazard Communication

Resulted in two fatalities, nine injuries The structural collapse of International Nutrition Inc.’s Omaha-facility, was caused by overloading nine storage bins on the building’s roof level, an investigation by OSHA has found. The collapse at the livestock feed supplement manufacturer … Continue reading

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Proposed penalties of $145,200 issued to Buchman Lumber Co. A complaint investigation found workers at Buchman Lumber Co. LLC were exposed to excessive noise and amputation hazards at the lumber plant located in Springbrook, Wisconsin. OSHA has cited the company … Continue reading

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Company fined $101,200, placed in Severe Violator Enforcement Program GENEVA, Neb. – Bioiberica Nebraska has been cited for ten safety and health violations (including three willful) for failing to protect workers from moving machine parts during service and maintenance. OSHA … Continue reading

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Employees face fire, mechanical and electrical hazards SYRACUSE, N.Y. – American Made Tires, an Elmira Heights, tire retreader, failed to correct twelve (12) hazards cited during a 2013 OSHA inspection. Because of that inaction, and the discovery of new and … Continue reading

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Fines of $112,500 proposed involving flammable chemical hazards and PSM standard TECUMSEH, Kan. – Innovia Films Inc. has been cited by Federal OSHA for 19 safety violations. The Tecumseh plant, which produces films used in packaging, has been cited for … Continue reading

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OSHA cites seven Trade Fair Supermarkets in Queens, NY, for laceration, eye, exit hazards; proposes $128,000 in fines The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited seven Trade Fair Supermarkets stores in Queens for 40 violations … Continue reading

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Three workers seriously injured, $262K in penalties Fox Valley Systems Inc. has been cited for multiple safety violations following an explosion and fire that resulted in serious injuries to three employees at their plant in Cary, Illinois. OSHA cited the … Continue reading

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WASHINGTON –The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), working with the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), today issued a final policy for improving workplace safety for aircraft cabin crewmembers. While the FAA’s aviation … Continue reading

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Repeat safety hazards found at Ohio store OSHA cited Home Depot Inc. for eight safety violations, including seven repeat, carrying proposed penalties of $150,700 after an inspection at its store in Reynoldsburg, Ohio. The inspection was initiated under the site-specific … Continue reading

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Unclear Exit Routes Found Royal Aluminum Co. Inc., a vinyl window manufacturer, was cited by OSHA for 18 alleged safety and health violations, including three repeat, at its facility in Newark, New Jersey. Proposed penalties total $57,400 following an inspection … Continue reading

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