Safety and OSHA News

Construction firm ordered to pay $250K in fatal fall case

A judge has ordered a construction company to pay a total of $250,000 in penalties in connection with an employee’s fatal fall.  [Read more…]

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Fatal fall while changing light ballast: $175K OSHA fine

This incident shows even the most routine workplace tasks can prove deadly.  [Read more…]

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Construction company owner sentenced to 10 months in jail in fatal fall case

A federal judge has sentenced the owner of a Philadelphia-based construction company to jail time for charges related to the fatal fall of one of his employees.  [Read more…]

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Owner pleads guilty in employee death, faces up to 25 years in prison

The owner of a roofing company could go to prison for up to 25 years in connection with the death of a construction worker who fell off a roof. The worker didn’t have fall protection.  [Read more…]

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Construction superintendent sentenced in court for fatality

A federal judge has sentenced a construction site superintendent who covered up a safety violation that led to the 2009 death of a worker. [Read more…]

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