New Hampshire

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CONCORD, N.H. – OSHA has cited Franklin Non-Ferrous Foundry Inc. with four alleged willful and serious violations of workplace health and safety standards, chiefly involving a failure to protect workers from exposure to lead. The foundry, located in Franklin, faces a total of $185,900 in …

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CONCORD, N.H. – OSHA has cited the general contractor for the construction of the Merrimack Premium Outlets shopping mall in Merrimack and nine subcontractors for alleged violations of workplace safety standards. The contractors face a total of $173,500 in proposed fines following a programmed …

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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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$469K: Texas steel company, including 11 repeats
OSHA has  cited JSW Steel (USA) Inc. with 11 repeat, 23 serious and two other-than-serious violations for exposing employees to safety and health hazards at the company’s facility on East McKinney Road in Baytown. Proposed penalties total $469,420.
$187K: …

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CONCORD, N.H. – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Cranberry, Pa.-based Westinghouse Electric Co. LLC for alleged willful and serious violations of workplace health standards at its Newington stainless steel component manufacturing facility. The company faces a total of …

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Historically, OSHA has carried out its inspection and enforcement duties one workplace at a time and issued citations and orders based on the conditions of the particular location inspected. But yesterday (Jan. 18, 2012), OSHA did something that it had done only once before in …

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A single willful citation for exposing employees performing framing work at elevations of 6 to 20 feet high without fall protection carried a $28,000 price tag for a New Hampshire framing contractor. OSHA also proposed $31,200 for 9 serious violations, including, among other things, lack …

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The red flag was raised when an inspector from the OSHA Concord, NH,  Area Office spotted workers at an affordable housing project working in an unprotected trench about 7-feet-deep. The inspector determined that the workers weren’t trained to recognize excavation hazards and that the trench …

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OSHA issued multiple citations against a Massachusetts/New Hampshire grocery chain for lack of guardrails on mezzanines higher than 11 feet at several of its stores. Proposed fines:

4 willful
$261,000

7 repeat
$225,500

19 serious
$102,700

What’s remarkable about the case is that OSHA is demanding corrective actions be taken not only …

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