OSHA finds Ohio contractor continues to defy federal safety requirements to ensure workers use fall protection, placing himself, employees at risk

September 21, 2021 Contractor cited 6 times in 5 years for ignoring industry’s most deadly hazard STREETSBORO, OH – An Orwell roofing contractor continues to put himself and his workers at risk of injury or worse by defying federal requirements to use fall protection and have protective equipment readily available on job sites, a recent workplace […]

US Department of Labor announces enhanced, expanded measures to protect workers from hazards of extreme heat, indoors and out

September 20, 2021 Part of an interagency Biden-Harris administration effort to protect workers, communities WASHINGTON – To combat the hazards associated with extreme heat exposure – both indoors and outdoors – the White House today announced enhanced and expanded efforts the U.S. Department of Labor is taking to address heat-related illnesses. As part of the Biden-Harris administration’s […]