Labor Commission Press Releases

Press Releases 2018

February 23 - Utah Labor Commissioner Appoints New UALD Director

January 26 - Fatal Work Injuries In Utah Increased In 2016

January 24 - Utah Occupational Safety And Health Division Launches Local Emphasis Program For The Public Sector

January 18 - Deadline To Apply For Coal Miner Certification Exams Is January 29

Press Releases 2017

November 29 - Utah Occupational Safety And Health Releases 2016 Workplace Injury And Illness Statistics

September 19 - Utah Labor Commission Accepting Applications For Grants To Help Businesses Improve Workplace Safety

August 31 - Carbon, Kane County Coal Mines Honored For Safe Operations

August 11 - Utah Labor Commission Has A New Budget And Finance Manager

August 8 - Utah Labor Commission Administrative Law Judge Is Promoted To Director Of Commission’s Adjudication Division

June 28 - Utah Businesses Should Beware Of Those Selling Required Workplace Posters Under Threat Of Penalties

June 14 - Deadline To Apply For Coal Miner Certification Exams Is Coming Soon

May 15 - Utah Labor Commission Chief Elevator Inspector Wins Governor's Award For Excellence

May 1 - New Director Appointed to Utah Labor Commission's Antidiscrimination and Labor Division

April 11 - April 2017 is Utah Fair Housing Month

March 20 - Labor Commission Appoints New UOSH Director

March 17 - Labor Commission Appoints New Deputy Commissioner and General Counsel

Press Releases 2016

November 2 - Fatal Work Injuries In Utah Decrease in 2015

November 2 - Work Related Injuries and Illnesses for 2015

September 22 - Utah Labor Commission Offers Grant Funding to Enhance Workplace Safety Practices

April 1 - April 2016 Is Utah Fair Housing Month

March 25 - UOSH Local Emphasis Programs for Construction and Amputations Have Been Revised

March 11 - Labor Commission Appoints Alison Adams-Perlac as the New UALD Director

March 10 - National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction

February 8 - OSHA Form 300 Reminder

Press Releases 2015

December 28 - Injuries and Illness From Cold Stress Increase as Winter Sets In

December 14 - Director Kerry Chlarson is Retiring

November 17 - Employers Should Be Cautious Of Solicitors Who “Sell” Required Workplace Posters

October 19 - Utah Work Related Injuries and Illnesses Decrease in 2014

October 19 - Utah Labor Commission Extends Deadline for Workplace Safety Grant Application

October 5 - Fatal Work Injuries In Utah Increase

October 1 - Utah Labor Commission Offers Grant Funding to Enhance Workplace Safety Practices

August 26 - Labor Commission Releases Executive Summary Highlighting Importance of Fair Housing

June 18 - Utah Workplace Safety Week 2015

June 15 - Campaign to Prevent Heat Illness in Workers - 2015

May 11 - Research Presentation Shows the Importance of Fair Housing

March 31 - National Safety Stand-Down Stopping Falls, Saving Lives May 4 - 15, 2015

February 9 - OSHA Record Keeping - Annual Summary & Posting Requirements

January 5 - Utah's Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Report for 2013