Category Archives: Ship Yard

Proposed penalties of $168,700 Following the death of a worker who was struck by a forklift, OSHA cited with nine safety violations, including two willful and seven serious. The incident occurred at the Detroit marine terminal when the worker was … Continue reading

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OSHA has cited stevedoring services company SSA Marine with five safety violations – including one willful – following an investigation into the January 19th death of a worker at the Port of Long Beach, California. OSHA’s investigation determined that the … Continue reading

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Direct final rule published in Federal Register For those workers in general industry, shipyard employment, longshoring, and marine terminals, head protection requirements are in the process of being updated and are also being expanded to include workers in the construction … Continue reading

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General Dynamics shipbuilder faces more than $171,000 in fines for fall, other hazards AUGUSTA, Maine – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Bath Iron Works, a General Dynamics company, for alleged repeat and serious … Continue reading

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Federal action proposes more than $130,000 in penalties OSHA has proposed $130,200 in fines against Novis Marine Ltd., a yacht design and fabrication company in Fairport Harbor, Ohio for alleged willful, serious and repeat violations of federal workplace safety standards.  … Continue reading

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