In November 2015, Congress enacted legislation requiring federal agencies to adjust their civil penalties to account for inflation. The Department of Labor is adjusting penalties for its agencies, … [Read more...] about OSHA Penalty Adjustments to Take Effect August 2016
Chemical hazards, ergonomics top targets Heads up: Some industries and businesses that OSHA inspectors previously avoided for being too complex may come under more scrutiny in 2016. OSHA’s new … [Read more...] about A look at how OSHA’s 2016 enforcement plan will work
What's Changing On November 3rd it was announced that the Federal Budget Agreement, which was quickly worked out behind closed doors and signed the day before, includes unexpected provisions … [Read more...] about OSHA to Increase Penalties and Fines
Employer name: Hugo's Roofing Contractors Inc. 26889 Muenz Road Wright City, Missouri Investigation site: 214 Arbor Meadows Court Fairview Heights, Illinois Date investigation initiated and … [Read more...] about OSHA cites Hugo’s Roofing Contractors for exposing workers to fall hazards
This Press Release is from February 21, 2013. It discusses the failure to properly train forklift operators. US Department of Labor's OSHA fines Global Experience Specialists $91,000 after … [Read more...] about $91,000 Citation After Forklift Accident
May 21, 2012 MEMORANDUM FOR: REGIONAL ADMINISTRATORS FROM: JAMES G. MADDUX, Director Directorate of Construction SUBJECT: Enforcement of Steel Erection Subpart R The steel erection … [Read more...] about New Memo from OSHA Regarding Fall Protection
Below is information from the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions. OSHA has been increasingly more aggressive with inspections and citations. It is important that companies … [Read more...] about New GAO Report: Burdensome OSHA Regulatory Process Costs Lives
Have you received an OSHA Citation lately? Southwest Missouri Safety Company (SWMSC) can help. We have unmatched success in the reduction and elimination of OSHA citations. We have handled … [Read more...] about OSHA Citations – We Can Help!