Category Archives: Hearing Protection

Fresh From Texas Inc. and iWorks Personnel Inc. fined a total of $135,200 Fresh From Texas Inc., a fresh fruit and vegetable processor for H-E-B Grocery stores and fast-food markets, and staffing agency iWorks Personnel Inc. have been cited for … Continue reading

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Companies cited for willful and other violations; $182,270 penalty proposed MAPLEWOOD, N.J. – Maplewood Beverage Packers LLC and temporary employment agency Corporate Resource Services Corp. in Elizabeth have been cited by the OSHA for health and safety violations found at … 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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Thirty-five citations for workplace safety and health violations issued HOUSTON, Texas – Continental Manufacturing Co. Inc., doing business as Continental Mixer, has been cited by OSHA for 35 safety and health violations, including failure to implement lockout/tagout procedures to protect … Continue reading

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Star Snacks Co. LLC fined $180,000 BAYONNE, N.J. – Roasted nut manufacturer Star Snacks Co. LLC has been cited by OSHA for two willful and six serious safety violations, resulting in an $180,000 proposed penalty. The violations include overexposure to … Continue reading

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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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