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Emergency medical transport company ignores health precautions, ambulance workers unprotected from risks of infection and disease  Lifefleet ...
Employer name:Jersey City Medical Center RWJ Barnabas HealthInspection site:355 Grand St.Jersey City, New Jersey Citations issued: On Dec. 21, 201...
U.S. Department of Labor | July 5, 2016 OSHA investigation finds two Lakemoor Dental locations failed to protect employees from risks of bloodborn...
American Canyon- Cal/OSHA cited a Vallejo hospital $149,000 for exposing workers to injury and infection from used needles at the hospital's collec...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - An Idaho transporting company harassed and terminated a signal shop technician in retaliation for reporting a work-related ...
Van Nuys- Cal/OSHA has cited one of the hospitals for health and safety violations that exposed the hospital's 1700 employees to hazards. These inc...
Oakland—The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) has posted California’s 2014 occupational injury and illness data with detailed in...
Employer name: Integrated Life Choices Inc.Lincoln, Nebraska Citations issued: April 29, 2016 Investigation findings: The U.S. Dep...
Employers: U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Correctional Center HazeltonU.S. Department of Justice, Federal Correctional Institution McDowe...
BOSTON, Mass. – It began when a Massachusetts dentist changed his practice's procedure for disposing of contaminated needles. He told those i...
Work injuries and illnesses impose heavy costs on workers, families and the economy. Workers earn $31,000 (15%) less over 10 years following an inj...
Oakland—Although widespread outbreak of Ebola in the United States is still unlikely  and no cases of Ebola have presented in California...
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration today announced a final rule requiring employers to...
WELCH, W. Va. – A January 2014 investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration revealed that co...
Top ten violations for all industries in Washington has been published.
Whistleblowers covered by one of 22 statues administered by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration will now b...
Following a complaint to the agency, a Washington, D.C., dental company was cited by OSHA for exposing workers to bloodborne pathogen hazards....
MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- American Family Care of Montgomery has been cited for three serious health violations related to employee safety, the U.S. D...
US Labor Department's OSHA cites Schenectady, NY, medical lab for inadequate worker safeguards against bloodborne pathogen hazards. Labor...
The Hospital Patient and Health Care Worker Injury Protection Act (AB 1136) became effective on January 1, 2012. This law, which has been incorpora...
TUMWATER – TheDepartment of Labor & Industries (L&I) has adopted the Hazardous Drugs rule, designed to protect health care ...
TUMWATER – After years of steady decline, deaths in Washington state due to fatal workplace injuries fell to 51 in 2011, the lowest number of...
Los Angeles – Cal/OSHA issued eleven citations totaling $371,250 to Baxter Healthcare Corporation dba Baxter Bioscience this week for deliber...
Sacramento—July 7, 2009—The nation’s first standard to safeguard workers from the spread of airborne diseases was approved yester...
A new study of occupational health care in Washington state shows that improving medical care for injured workers can dramatically reduce lost work...
ANDOVER, Mass. – New England Hematology/Oncology Associates PC, a medical service provider in Newton, has been cited by the U.S. Departm...
WASHINGTON– The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration today announced a new National Emphasis Program for ...
September 21, 2011 -- A Massachusetts dentist is being sued by the U.S. Department of Labor for allegedly firing an employee for raising concerns a...
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Health East Ambulatory Surgical Center in Englewood, N.J., and fined the facility $68,0...
WASHINGTON – To better protect workers from hazardous chemicals, the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration...
Naval Health Clinic in Corpus Christi, Texas, achieves U.S. Labor Department's OSHA recognition for safety and health excellence CORPUS CHRISTI, T...
U.S. Department of Labor's OSHA issues 9 serious citations to University of Rochester laser lab following August 2008 accident that seriously injur...
US Labor Department says it found two violations after receiving a complaint.  Follow the link below for more details:
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) was signed into law by President Obama on February 17th, 2009. The Act is an extr...
WASHINGTON - Ethylene oxide exposure levels and monitoring requirements are addressed in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA)...
UCLA plans to contest citations and $23,900 in fines proposed by the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) in connection...
The Department of Industrial Relations' (DIR) Division of Occupational Safety and Health, better known as Cal/OSHA, today issued $101,485 in citati...
"The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that approximately 3.3 million serious work-related injuries and about 4,300 fatalities occurred in 2009....
ATLANTA – The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration is announcing a new emphasis program focused on reduci...
WASHINGTON – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration today issued a directive on Enforcement Procedures for Investigating or Inspec...
It is a truth universally acknowledged that OSHA workplace regulations are unduly burdensome, negatively impacting an employer’s competitiven...
WASHINGTON – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently published new and revised information that explains workers' and empl...
WASHINGTON – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is reopening the rulemaking record to extend the comment period on revising th...
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics today announced that nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses among p...
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