Safety and OSHA News

12 ways to reform OSHA

The current regulatory approach toward safety and health in the workplace needs improvement, according to the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE).  [Read more…]

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Walmart violates corporate-wide settlement, faces $118K fine

Wal-Mart is in trouble with OSHA again after violating a corporate-wide safety agreement from 2013. The recent violations are from a store in Pensacola, FL. [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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Notre Dame will pay $42K in student worker’s death

Indiana OSHA has agreed to cut almost in half proposed fines to the University of Notre Dame in connection with the death of a student who was filming a football practice last fall. The university has agreed to take a number of steps as part of the settlement. [Read more…]

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