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Dec 19 2011


Saskatoon CA

Star Phoenix

Roofing company fined $2,500

  • Mon 19th December 2011
  • Saskatoon CA
Roofing company fined $2,500)
Dec 12 2011


Toledo, OH

TYREL LINKHORN

OSHA fines 4 area firms for safety issues

  • Mon 12th December 2011
  • Toledo, OH
Federal regulators have fined four northwest Ohio construction contractors and a Minnesota firm over safety violations found during inspections of work sites in the area)
Dec 12 2011


Shelton, CT

OH & S

Connecticut Roofer Fined $127,560 for Willful Fall Hazards

  • Mon 12th December 2011
  • Shelton, CT
"There is a simple truth that employers must recognize: Fall protection is a requirement, never an option, when employees work at heights of 6 feet or more," said Robert Kowalski, OSHA's area director in Bridgeport.)
Dec 05 2011


Buffalo Grove, IL

OH & S

Worker Fatally Falls from Scaffold, Construction Firm Fined $50,000

  • Mon 05th December 2011
  • Buffalo Grove, IL
"Falls are the leading cause of death in the construction industry and failing to ensure workers use fall protection when required is unacceptable," said Gary Anderson, director of OSHA's Calumet City Area Office.)
Dec 05 2011


Seminole, OK

OH & S

OSHA Pounds Meat Manufacturer for Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards

  • Mon 05th December 2011
  • Seminole, OK
Sigma Processed Meats Inc. has been cited for 16 serious and three repeat violations worth $204,800 in proposed penalties.)
Nov 29 2011


Washington, DC

Bruce Rolfsen

Fall Protection Problems Top List Of Most Common OSHA Violations for 2011

  • Tue 29th November 2011
  • Washington, DC
Problems related to employees falling off scaffolds, roofs, ladders, and other high places were the top violations cited in fiscal 2011, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.)
Nov 29 2011


Champaign, IL

The News Gazette

OSHA fines roofing company $144,100

  • Tue 29th November 2011
  • Champaign, IL
A Champaign-based company faces fines totaling $144,100 for failing to provide fall protection to roofers working on residential and commercial projects and for other violations.)
Nov 22 2011


Washington, DC

Joanne Wojcik

OSHA Tightens Its Fall Protection Rules

  • Tue 22nd November 2011
  • Washington, DC
The new directive states that all residential construction industry employers must protect their workers who are engaged in work at six feet or more above lower levels by conventional fall protection systems or by other fall protection measures.)
Nov 22 2011


Lincoln, NE

Richard Piersal

OSHA's undersecretary defends fall-protection rules for homebuilders

  • Tue 22nd November 2011
  • Lincoln, NE
The Department of Labor's deputy assistant secretary for occupational health and safety makes no apologies for new fall-protection rules that apply to homebuilders.)
Nov 22 2011


Toledo, OH

OH & S

Ohio Construction Company Busted for Fall Protection, Eye Safety Violations

  • Tue 22nd November 2011
  • Toledo, OH
The company was cited for four willful safety citations for failing to provide fall protection and ensure workers operating nail guns wore safety glasses at two separate job sites in Findlay and Toledo, Ohio. Proposed fines total $48,400.)