Arkansas

Trucking company cited by OSHA for asphyxiation hazards following worker fatality; 11 violations were cited, including confined space requirements.

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – OSHA has cited Mountain Lakes, N.J.-based Pinnacle Foods Group LLC for 27 serious safety and health violations at the company’s Fayetteville facility, including exposing employees to inhaling ammonia, among other workplace hazards. Proposed penalties total $156,700.
“This company has seriously jeopardized the safety …

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EL DORADO, Ark. – OSHA has cited West Lafayette, Ind.-based Great Lakes Chemical Corp. with 18 serious safety violations at the company’s El Dorado facility for exposing workers to the unexpected release of bromine. OSHA’s Little Rock Area Office initiated an inspection in December under …

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OSHA hasn’t had much to say about the Injury Illness Prevention Plan (I2P2) in recent months. But if you thought that I2P2 was going away, think again. Last week, OSHA issued a White Paper signalling that I2P2 remains very much at the top of its agenda.

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The alleged failure to protect its employees from potential safety and health hazards has brought El Dorado Metals $69,500 in proposed penalties from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) following an inspection at the company’s worksite …

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Protecting Arkansas workers from hazards associated within the residential construction industry is the goal of an alliance between the U.S. Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Arkansas Home Builders Association (AHBA).
“This alliance provides an opportunity for OSHA and members of the …

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Furthering the safety and health of oil and gas industry workers in east Texas, southern Arkansas and northwest Louisiana is the goal of an alliance signed between the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Ark La …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Harrison, Ark.-based Henley Construction Inc. with two willful and three repeat violations of OSHA standards and has proposed $63,000 in penalties.
“Failure to protect employees from potential trenching and …

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Enhanced workplace safety for construction workers in the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas is the goal of an alliance signed by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the International Association of Foundation Drilling, South Central …

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