Regulatory Rulings & Enforcement Activity

Under OSHA standards and regulations, employers are responsible for providing a safe workplace. This page contains information about OSHA’s enforcement activities.

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Wood-Mode Inc. for exposing workers to safety and health hazards at its Kreamer facility. OSHA initiated an inspection as part of the agency’s National Emphasis Program on Amputations that found one repeat, 25 …

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The U.S. Department of Labor has reached a settlement agreement with The Renaissance Project Inc. that resolves litigation stemming from citations and penalties issued to the Ellenville, N.Y., substance abuse treatment facility by the department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration. The …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Midsouth Steel Inc. of Atlanta for four safety violations following an inspection that found workers exposed to fall hazards while performing roofing work on Roosevelt Highway in Union City. …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Igor Jerema Construction Co. in Buffalo Grove for four willful safety violations after a worker applying stucco at a home under construction in Burr Ridge fell off a scaffold and sustained a fatal …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Briggs & Stratton Power Products Group LLC for alleged repeat and serious violations of workplace safety standards at its Munnsville manufacturing plant. The lawnmower manufacturer faces a total of …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Northern Steel Castings Inc. for two safety and four health violations at its Wisconsin Rapids carbon steel foundry, including for overexposing workers to crystalline silica, a known respiratory hazard. Proposed fines total $95,480.
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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Houston, Texas-based oil and gas drilling contractor Nabors Drilling USA LP for two alleged workplace safety violations after a worker was electrocuted at a Williston job site in May.

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Congress Materials LLC for one other-than-serious and 12 serious safety and health violations at the company’s work site on Mosier Valley Road in Euless. Proposed penalties total $41,300.
OSHA’s …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Gire Construction Inc. for six, including five willful, violations, for failing to provide fall protection to roofers working on commercial and residential projects. The Champaign-based company faces penalties totaling …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited United Contracting with 14 safety violations, including willful violations for failing to provide a scaffold designed by a qualified person and fall protection for workers painting road overpasses at two separate Fond du …

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