Category Archives: Hearing Protection

OSHA follow-up inspection finds 11 workplace violations at previously cited US Minerals LLC in Harvey, La. HARVEY, La. – The U. S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited U.S. Minerals LLC with 11 safety and health … Continue reading

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Florida manufacturer Wire Mesh Sales, LLC cited for willful violations following fatality JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – In August 2013, a 32-year-old machine helper entered a large wire mesh manufacturing machine to retrieve a fallen metal bar, and he was struck and … 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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No LOTO procedures in place Food product manufacturer and distributor Supreme Oil Co. Inc. has been cited by OSHA for one alleged willful, one repeat, and 30 serious safety and health violations found at the company’s plant in Englewood, New … 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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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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OSHA Still on the Dust Trail OSHA is still citing employers for combustible dust-related violations. Cardell Cabinetry LLC was hit with 29 safety and health violations and a proposed penalty of $267,434 for failing to remove hazardous levels of combustible … 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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$131,320 in fines proposed Specialty Metals Processing Inc. has been cited with five violations at its machine tool manufacturing plant in Stow, Ohio. The violations include three failure-to-abate citations for not administering an effective hearing conservation program and implementing procedures … Continue reading

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Workers exposed to numerous hazards DALLAS – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Nix Forest Industries Inc. in Timpson, Texas, with 17 safety and health violations, including one willful, after a worker was killed … Continue reading

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