With its new, controversial recordkeeping rule for injuries and illnesses, OSHA is capitalizing on the power of transparency. It’s correct to say that public scrutiny is sometimes the kick that companies need in order to improve, but will the...
The Center for Progressive Reform has released a first-of-its-kind database, cataloging state criminal prosecutions against companies and individuals whose actions caused a worker's death or serious injury.
President Donald Trump has nominated Scott Mugno, vice president of safety, sustainability and vehicle maintenance for FedEx Ground to be assistant secretary of labor for OSHA.
An Aberdeen lumber mill has been fined $112,000 for safety violations following the death of a worker last April.
A Chicago manufacturer of rigid metal, plastic and hybrid containers faces $503,380 in proposed penalties after OSHA inspectors responded to four separate reports of workers suffering injuries at the facility.
Fall protection and hazard communication lead the list of the Top 10 OSHA violations for 2017.
New silica standards – one for construction and one for general industry – combined with new technology means better protection for workers.
Information and statistics about worker fatalities removed from the home page of OSHA's website.