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Top OSHA Stories June 2018 Labor Secretary Speaks Out on Trench Safety U.S. Secretary of Labor R. Alexander Acosta recorded Public Service Announcements to address the increase in preventable trenching- related fatalities. Recorded in both English and Spanish, the PSAs Read more…


2018 OSHA 10 Hour Safety Training Requirements Beginning March 1, 2018, many building construction workers must have 10 hours of safety training. Pursuant to Local Law 196 of 2017, by that date,you must be able to show that you have Read more…


Local Law 196 of 2017 requires certain workers and supervisors to receive site safety training at construction sites that are required to designate a Construction Superintendent, Site Safety Coordinator or, Site Safety Manager. Training will be provided by private teachers Read more…


Originally Posted By OSHA QuickTakes California OSHA issued four citations and $77,200 in penalties to California Premier Roofscapes in Escondido for exposing workers to fall hazards. Cal/OSHA inspectors determined that the company failed to: inspect a rope grab fall arrest Read more…


Originally Posted By OSHA QuickTakes OSHA cited Tower King II, Inc., for exposing employees to fall and struck-by hazards. Three employees were fatally injured while installing an antenna on a communications tower in Miami. OSHA found that the device that Read more…


Originally Posted By OSHA QuickTakes Omaha-based plumbing contractor Gavrooden Inc., was cited for the second time in less than six months for failing to protect its workers from excavation collapse hazards. OSHA inspectors observed employees working in an unprotected trench Read more…


Originally Posted By OSHA QuickTakes OSHA has again cited Jose A. Serrato, an independent roofing contractor based in Marietta, Ga. — this time for exposing employees to fall hazards at a worksite in Birmingham, Ala., and for failing to re-train Read more…


Originally Posted By OSHA QuickTakes The U.S. Department of Labor and Lynnway Auto Auction, Inc., have reached a settlement agreement following a May 2017 incident in which five people were fatally struck by a sport utility vehicle during an auto Read more…


Originally Posted By OSHA QuickTakes OSHA cited Luis Guallpa, a Massachusetts roofing contractor doing business as Guallpa Contracting Corp., for exposing workers to fall hazards in the workplace at a Nashua, N.H., worksite. OSHA inspectors observed Guallpa’s employees working on Read more…


Originally Posted By OSHA QuickTakes A kick-off event for Stand-Up for Grain Engulfment Prevention Week, was held April 9 at a Scoular Company grain bin facility in Adrian, Mo. The purpose of the campaign is to educate employers and workers Read more…