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 aircraft component manufacturer Sifco Forge Group in Cleveland for one repeat and 12 serious safety violations. Proposed fines total $84,370.
“Employers have a responsibility to maintain safe working environments, which …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Lowe’s stores in Carlisle, Hanover and Palmyra for a total of 11 safety and health violations, 10 of those repeat, including exposing workers to chemical and electrical hazards. The …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Doraville-based masonry contractor Juan Sagredo for safety violations at work sites in Sugar Hill and Conyers. OSHA’s inspections were initiated under a regional emphasis program aimed at preventing injuries …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Candler Concrete Products Inc. for 19 safety and health violations following an inspection of the company’s Gainesville plant, which was initiated under OSHA’s Site-Specific Targeting Program for industries with …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Karyall Teleday Co. of Brooklyn, Ohio, for 17 serious safety and health violations, including overexposure of employees to respirable dust and failing to provide them personal protective equipment. The …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Rda Service Co. Inc. of Citronelle for seven serious safety and health violations following the April death of a worker who was ejected from an aerial lift after it was …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited G.A. Rich & Sons of Deer Creek for one repeat and one serious safety violation for failing to protect workers from cave-ins while performing trenching operations to install new water …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Big Spring, Texas-based Robinson Drilling of Texas Ltd. for 11 safety and health violations at the company’s Gaskin Field, Gaskins Well No. 1, Rig No. 20 work site in Lenorah. …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Odessa-based J. B. Hunt Gas and Oil Drilling of Texas LLP for 12 serious violations, including exposing workers to electrical hazards, unguarded floor holes, inadequate eye protection and hazards …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited U.S. Pipe and Foundry Co. for 27 safety violations at its Bessemer manufacturing plant. Proposed penalties total $85,000.
Sixteen serious violations with $76,000 in penalties involve allowing water on the …

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