Construction worker killed on Orlando roadway

An Orlando-area interstate project has been suspended following the death of a 59-year-old man who reportedly was struck on Monday by a large iron pipe as it was being moved. The incident happened in a mandatory hard hat construction zone. Fox 35 (Orlando)

Indiana: Chamber hosting IOSHA/INSafe program

The Greensburg-Decatur County Chamber of Commerce is hosting a lunch and learn program featuring Indiana OSHA Deputy Commissioner of Labor, Michelle Ellison, and INSafe Deputy Commissioner K.R. Boucher, on February 21 at Greensburg City Hall. Greensburg Daily News

Florida roofer responds to $91K in Fed-OSHA fines

Fed-OSHA has cited a Fort Myers, Florida-based roofing company for not providing proper fall protection for the seventh time in less than four years and the fourth time in a year, and the company’s chief operations office is publicly pushing back. In the last eight months, eight Florida companies have been fined under Fed-OSHA’s Regional […]

Forklift rollover kills Colorado worker

A construction worker was killed January 28 in a forklift rollover accident at a bible college near Woodland Park, Colorado. Fed-OSHA reportedly commenced an investigation the next day. Pikes Peak Courier

Fed-OSHA forms agricultural safety alliance

Fed-OSHA has formed a two-year safety goal-oriented alliance with The Fertilizer Institute and the Agricultural Retailers Association, with the goals of provide training resources and information on protecting the health, safety, and security of workers, emergency responders, and communities surrounding establishments in the agricultural retail and supply industry. Participants will focus on the safe storage […]