Category Archives: OSHA Inspections

OSHA fines Precision Custom Coatings LLC $185,400 for willful and repeat violations TOTOWA, N.J. – Following two workplace incidents leaving one machine operator’s hand crushed and another with a partial hand amputation, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and … Continue reading

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US Department of Labor’s OSHA cites Schwan’s, staffing agency and service company for serious health and safety violations; $264,360 in fines ATLANTA – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Schwan’s Global Supply Chain Inc., … Continue reading

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Following worker fatality, Georgia-based Smiley Plaster Co. cited by US Department of Labor’s OSHA for exposing workers to fall hazards SWAINSBORO, Ga. – A 42-year-old worker fell approximately 19 feet off scaffolding to his death while applying stucco to a … Continue reading

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Nichiha USA Inc. of Georgia cited for safety violations and nearly $140,000 in proposed penalties by the US Labor Department’s OSHA Nichiha USA Inc. has been cited by the Federal OSHA for four repeat and three serious safety violations following … Continue reading

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OSHA proposes 24 violations and $91,800 in fines for Minster Ohio printing company MINSTER, Ohio – Globus Printing & Packaging Co. Inc. has been cited by OSHA for 24 safety and health violations, carrying proposed penalties of $91,800. OSHA initiated … 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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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued its annual inspection plan under the Site-Specific Targeting 2014* program to direct enforcement resources to workplaces where the highest rates of injuries and illnesses occur. The SST program is one of OSHA’s … Continue reading

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OSHA cites automotive plating plant for repeat safety violations PALATINE, Ill. – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Arlington Plating Co. for 25 safety violations, carrying proposed penalties of $155,430. OSHA initiated an inspection … Continue reading

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Steel erection and roofing contractor Marcus Borden has been cited for six safety violations, some involving fall hazards, following the hospitalization of three workers for injuries suffered while performing roof work in Cordova, Alabama. Proposed penalties total $69,200. In March, … Continue reading

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Employees repeatedly exposed to unchecked fall hazards Twin Pines Construction Inc. of Everett, Massachusetts, has once again been cited by OSHA for willful, repeat and serious violations of workplace safety standards at work sites in Plymouth and Reading, Massachusetts. The … Continue reading

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