Employee fell through a skylight while working as part of a three-person crew to remove insulating blankets and covers from a roof.
Wood pallet manufacturer cited for two repeated and four serious violations.
Lawsuit accuses pair of violating Ohio consumer protection laws.
12 employees’ audiograms indicated mild to moderate hearing loss at manufacturing plant.
Report: company exposed employees to fall, machine guarding, and electrical hazards; failed to train forklift operators; and did not have proper emergency exit signage.
OSHA’s message is simple: Water. Rest. Shade.
Statistics show workplace deaths in 2016 topped 5,000 for the first time since 2008.
Two employees suffered severe injuries when they came in contact with moving machine parts.
Employee suffers amputation, leading to citations for lack of safety procedures.
Six companies based or operating in northwest Ohio fined a combined $290,208 for safety violations.
Contractor faces proposed penalties totaling $91,629.
Vinyl floor manufacturer in Northwest Ohio cited by U.S. Department of Labor for safety violations.
OSHA finds machine safety hazards, lead overexposure at Ohio steel plant
Televangelist used church members to save money for his for-profit restaurant; those “volunteers” felt pressured to provide free labor.
Company, which also was cited for similar violations in 2013 and 2014, faces $235,000 in proposed penalties.