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Interactive OSHA webpage offers details on large fines


Photo: United States Department of Labor

Washington – A new webpage from OSHA highlights recent fines levied against employers for safety and health violations.

Announced Aug. 17, the webpage features an interactive map with a listing of every penalty greater than $40,000 that federal OSHA issued in each state since Jan. 1. Other details include the name of the employer cited, the city, the penalty amount and the date the penalty was issued. Visitors can click for additional information on each case, including what specific rules were violated.

OSHA said it will update the page weekly.