UGA and Valdosta partner to complete city housing…

Release: University of Georgia MPA students assist Neighborhood Development Division with Housing Survey The City of Valdosta’s Neighborhood Development Division has partnered with the Masters of Public Administration Program at the University of Georgia (UGA)…

OSHA cites over $136K in penalties against HPPE…

Release: US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR CITES COLUMBUS CHEMICAL COMPANY FOR EXPOSING WORKERS TO HOST OF SAFETY HAZARDS AT MANUFACTURING FACILITY OSHA cites HPPE LLC for serious citations, proposes $136K in penalties COLUMBUS, GA – HPPE LLC…

GA Restaurant cited for making employees work for…

Release: LAVONIA RESTAURANT DEPRIVES SERVERS OF WAGES, REQUIRES WORKING ONLY FOR TIPS La Cabaña Mexican Restaurant Inc. pays $123K in back wages after federal investigation LAVONIA, GA – A Lavonia restaurant’s decision to require its tipped…

OSHA investigates Gainesville liquid nitrogen incident

Release: OSHA CONTINUES INVESTIGATION INTO JANUARY FATAL INCIDENT AT FOUNDATION FOOD GROUP SERVICES IN GAINESVILLE Agency encourages workers to share information to assist in the investigation ATLANTA –  The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health…

Rubbing alcohol recalled for methanol contamination

Release: Essaar Inc. Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Rubbing Alcohol Contaminated with Methanol Company Announcement Date: January 04, 2021FDA Publish Date: January 04, 2021Product Type: DrugsReason for Announcement: Contaminated with MethanolCompany Name: Essaar Inc.Brand Name: Soho FreshProduct Description: 70% Rubbing Alcohol Company…

OSHA reported over $3.8 Million in COVID-19 violations…

Release: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR’S OSHA ANNOUNCES $3,849,222 IN CORONAVIRUS VIOLATIONS WASHINGTON, DC – Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic through Dec. 24, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)…