On April 3, 2013, OSHA initiated the inspection in response to a complaint of an employee suffering amputations while loading parts into a mechanical power press. Read more
The Wise lawsuit, filed in November 2014, alleged that DuPont failed to inspect, repair and maintain “faulty and defective equipment” and said its review of state records show the plant was... Read more
Pier 1 Imports Inc. has been cited by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for workplace safety hazards at facilities in Fort Worth and Mansfie... Read more
A federal safety agency is proposing $42,000 in fines against a Waukesha, Wis., scrap yard where an employee was killed when he was struck by a forklift truck. The Occupational Safety and He... Read more
Berwald Roofing Co., the subcontractor involved in the fatal accident at the Minnesota Vikings stadium construction site, has received nine citations for worksite safety violations in the pa... Read more
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has fined the owners of a northeast Ohio chicken processing plant $861,000 for what the agency says are safety violations that expose... Read more
A trucking company based in Louisiana has been cited by federal workplace safety officials for exposing workers to various safety and health hazards. Proposed penalties total $156,800. Trans... Read more
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) on August 5 issued citations to Twitchell Products LLC in Dothan a second time for exposing employee... Read more
Federal regulators have ordered Union Pacific to pay $350,000 to a long-time employee who was disciplined after reporting an injury. The railroad says it plans to appeal. According to the U.... Read more
A company in Auburn, Maine, that makes automotive fabric products is facing more than $100,000 in federal fines for allegedly putting its employees in harm’s way. The Occupational Safety and... Read more
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