New Jersey

Two workers were killed in a crane lift incident in Hanover, NJ.

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OSHA has cited County Concrete Corp. for 18 alleged safety and health violations – including one classified as willful – found at the company’s East Orange facility in New Jersey.

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Use this map to see what the texting and driving laws are in each state.

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NORWOOD, N.J. – OSHA has cited Earth Friendly Products for 23 serious safety and health violations at its Norwood facility. OSHA initiated an inspection in response to a complaint and found workers being exposed to machine guarding, confined space, and flammable liquid storage and handling …

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NEWARK, N.J. – OSHA has cited a demolition and concrete recycling company in Newark with 11 serious safety violations. The company uses two names: T. Fiore Demolition Inc. and T. Fiore Recycling Corp. OSHA initiated an investigation following the death of a worker who was …

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JERSEY CITY, N.J. – OSHA has cited four New Jersey contractors working on a 20-story building in Jersey City for exposing workers to fall hazards following a December 2011 inspection during which inspectors observed employees working on the fourth floor without personal fall protection or …

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T.S. Eliot said that “April is the cruelest month.” But as far as OSHA fines are concerned, May was worse. Here’s the breakdown.

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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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What the employer did wrong and how to avoid making the same mistakes yourself

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OSHA inspectors that visited a Jersey City construction site under a local emphasis program for fall hazards didn’t come away empty-handed. In addition to $36,900 for 10 serious fall protection violations, including improper ladder rung and scaffold platform construction, absence of guardrails and protection around …

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