Safety and OSHA News

Trump administration allows automatic 2018 OSHA fine increase to go into effect

The Trump administration has OK’d the annual automatic increase in OSHA fines. How  much will they go up?  [Read more…]

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It’s official: OSHA releases new maximum fine amounts

The new maximum amounts for OSHA fines will be:  [Read more…]

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OSHA says company provided false documentation: $816K fine

Want to see a five-figure OSHA fine balloon into a six-figure one? This company did after it violated the terms of a settlement agreement, according to the agency.  [Read more…]

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Failure-to-abate and repeat citations add up: $131K in OSHA fines

OSHA found five violations at this company. Five doesn’t sound like a lot, but the associated fines totaled $131,200. The reason: They were all failure-to-abate or repeat citations. [Read more…]

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Company faces large fine for failing to fix hazards

A company in Tonawanda, NY, faces OSHA fines for the second time this year. This time, the fines are for failing to correct hazards cited during a previous OSHA inspection. [Read more…]

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