CHICAGO The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has established a strategic partnership with the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters and W.E. O'Neil Construction Co.
Wolf Creek Generating Station is nuclear power plant near Burlington in east-central Kansas.
OSHA and BNSF Railway reached an agreement earlier this year to change procedures the safety agency said discouraged employees from reporting injuries.
A woman has been sentenced to 57 months in prison for bilking Gulf Coast residents by posing as a federal safety official after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has opened an investigation into Schaumburg, Ill.-based Power Construction Co.
A man was critically injured Friday morning in Camden when a wall within the building he was working in collapsed and fell on him.
A Bergen-based masonry contractor faces a hefty fine from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration for work it did at a Paramus site which was deemed a fall hazard.
Texas Fire Marshals made an announcement Thursday regarding the cause of the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas, that killed 15 people and injured hundreds on April 17.
In this article, we'll look at how locations are classified according to flammability properties.
The horrific collapse last month of a Bangladeshi garment factory, which claimed the lives of 1,127 people , has sparked appropriate global outrage, with advocates, pundits and politicians calling for tougher laws to protect exploited workers in Third World countries.
When OSHA performs an on-site inspection of a facility, it should be a nonevent, yet the trend these days is moving toward more citations, greater penalties, and more frequent inspections.
MSDSonline Launches Webinars on OSHA Recordkeeping Changes and I2P2 Adoption MSDSonline, the leading provider of sustainable cloud-based EH&S compliance solutions, is hosting a series of webinars on OSHA's proposed changes to the OSHA Recordkeeping Standard and the creation of an Injury and Illness Prevention Program Standard .According to ... (more)
The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration is soliciting applications under the Susan Harwood Training Grant Program, through which a total of $1.5 million is available to nonprofit, community and faith-based organizations; employer associations; labor unions; joint labor/management associations; and colleges and ... (more)
Spring 2013 looked like it would be a banner season for progress by the Obama Administration on new worker safety regulations.
Under the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration's current rules for cranes in construction, candidates seeking operator certification must be tested on the type and capacity of crane they will operate.