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Timberland recalling steel toe boot series, offering free replacements (9/26)

September 27, 2007
Recall involves Timberland PRO Direct Attach Steel Toe Series boots made in the Dominican Republic and sold nationwide between September 2005 and September 2007.
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New ANSI/ASA hearing protection standard published (9/25)

September 25, 2007
Designed to help safety pros select hearing protectors for noise-exposed workers, the standard specifies methods for estimating sound pressure levels that are effective when hearing protection is worn.
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Energy firm convicted in deadly pipeline blast (9/24)

September 24, 2007
The California company will pay a $10 million fine in the criminal case, involving violations of the state labor code, and $5 million to end a related civil prosecution.
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A+A closes with increased attendance, provides "important momentum" for occupational safety (9/21)

September 21, 2007
More than 55,000 trade visitors attended A+A 2007 as awareness for safety and health risks at the workplace is reportedly rising noticeably worldwide.
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OSHA cites Charleston fire department in deadly blaze (9/20)

September 20, 2007
One willful violation involved firefighter safety; three serious violations were for firefighters not wearing full protective gear.
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New auditing service aimed at improving industrial laser safety (9/19)

September 19, 2007
The Laser Institute of America (LIA) has created a new auditing service to help industrial laser users keep their facilities safe and compliant with OSHA.
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OSHA using National Preparedness Month to alert employers about emergencies (9/18)

September 18, 2007
Designed to increase public awareness about the importance of preparing for emergencies and to encourage individuals to take action, National Preparedness Month is a nationwide effort held each September.
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National Farm Safety and Health week focuses on child safety (9/17)

September 17, 2007
Agriculture continues to rank as one of the most dangerous occupations in North America.
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Pipeline company to pay $1 million after ammonia release (9/14)

September 14, 2007
Kansas company pleads guilty after providing incorrect information to responders following negligent release of 200,000 gallons of ammonia into a creek.
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Fire union says OSHA investigator inexperienced (9/13)

September 13, 2007
The International Association of Firefighters says a state OSHA investigator has never handled a fatal fire. OSHA says the investigator knows workplace and fire safety laws.
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