Tag Archives: Fines

Workplace Safety Violation Fines

Workplace safety violations will trigger stiffer fines. The recent budget law contains a little-noticed provision that jacks up the penalties imposed by OSHA… Occupational Safety and Health Admin by up to 80%. Employers and labor groups were surprised by the … Continue reading

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OHSA to Increase Penalties and Fines

What’s Changing On November 3rd it was announced that the Federal Budget Agreement, which was quickly worked out behind closed doors and signed the day before, includes unexpected provisions authorizing the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to increase penalties … Continue reading

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OSHA Fines

OSHA highlights recent fine levied against employers for safety and health violations. If you want to keep up with penalties greater than $40,000 that federal OSHA has issued in each state since January 1. Go to http://www.osha.gov/topcases/bystate.html

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