Category Archives: Hazard Communication

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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Williamsburg Village Healthcare Campus fined $46,000 OSHA cited Williamsburg Village Healthcare Campus, a senior living center in DeSoto, Texas, for seven serious safety violations and proposed penalties totaling $46,000. Various safety hazards were found at the York Drive facility during … Continue reading

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08/13/2013 ARLINGTON, Va. — The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration today issued guidance to the mining industry to clarify that mine operators who meet the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s hazard communication standard will be in … Continue reading

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Willful violations include locked and sealed exit doors HONOLULU — Federal and state investigators have identified a total of 63 health and safety violations, including willful violations of three standards, at a refrigerated food warehouse in Honolulu occupied by Unicold … Continue reading

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$235,800 in fines proposed BEDFORD PARK, Ill. – Hoist Liftruck Mfg. Inc. has been cited with 16 health and safety violations, carrying penalties of $235,800, after a March follow-up inspection at its Bedford Park manufacturing facility by the U.S. Department … Continue reading

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