U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Auto Parts Distributor For Fire, Electric Shock, and Struck-By Hazards

December 12, 2018 NORCROSS, GA – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Parts Authority LLC – a wholesale auto and truck parts distributor based in Norcross, Georgia – for exposing employees to fire, electrical shock, and struck-by hazards. The company faces $133,406 in penalties. OSHA cited Parts Authority […]

Record Number of Companies Departing California – Study Urges More to Leave

PITTSBURGH (PRWEB) DECEMBER 11, 2018 A new study by Spectrum Location Solutions reveals that more than 13,000 companies have left California for friendlier locations and that nearly $77 billion in capital has been diverted to other states and nations. New laws are tougher on businesses than in any other state. California’s business climate has deteriorated […]

U.S. Department of Labor Proposes to Revise Beryllium Standard for General Industry

December 10, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC — The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) today issued a proposed rule to revise the beryllium standard for general industry. The proposed changes are designed to clarify the standard, and to simplify or improve compliance with the standard. The proposed rule would amend selected paragraphs […]

U.S. Department of Labor Cites South Florida Commercial Printer For Exposing Employees to Amputation, Electrical, and Fall Hazards

December 10, 2018 DORAL, FL – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Nupress of Miami Inc. for exposing employees to amputation, electrical, and fall hazards. The Doral, Florida, commercial printer faces $71,139 in penalties. OSHA cited the company for a lack of machine guarding on several pieces of […]