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U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Newspaper Publisher For Exposing Employees to Amputations after Injury

OPELIKA, AL – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited BH Media Group Inc. for exposing employees to amputation hazards after an employee suffered an injury at the Opelika, Alabama, facility. The company faces $145,858 in penalties. An employee suffered a finger amputation after their hand was caught in […]

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U.S. Department of Labor Cites Alabama Auto Parts Manufacturer For Amputation Hazards After Employee Injury

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Strahle + Hess USA Inc. for exposing employees to amputation hazards at the company’s Auburn, Alabama, facility. The auto parts manufacturer faces $140,554 in penalties.

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OSHA’s Top 10 Citations for 2018

OSHA reports and distributes this list of the top 10 cited standards after inspections of workplaces. Take steps to address and fix any hazards and be ready for the OSHA inspectors while keeping your workers safe. Most Cited Violations of 2018 1. Fall Protection (1926.501) 2. Hazard Communication (1910.1200) 3. Scaffolding – General Requirements (1926.451) 4. Respiratory Protection (1910.134) 5. Control […]

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