Bedford VA OSHA files

Todd Feathers filed this request with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Region I: Boston of the United States of America.
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From: Todd Feathers

To Whom It May Concern:

This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act. I hereby request the following records:

Copies of OSHA files -- including citation documents -- pertaining to the following inspections at the Veterans Health Administration facility in Bedford, MA:

1 Inspection Number: 1168202.015 Report ID: 0134000 Open Date: 08/09/2016
2) Inspection Number: 1063340.015 Report ID: 0134000 Open Date: 05/13/2015
3) Inspection Number: 990143.015 Report ID: 0134000 Open Date: 08/13/2014
4) Inspection Number: 788901.015 Report ID: 0134000 Open Date: 12/12/2012
5) Inspection Number: 711758.015 Report ID: 0134000 Open Date: 10/24/2012

I ask that all fees be waived as I am a reporter employed by the Lowell Sun and I intend to use the requested records to publish articles in the public interest and not for any commercial purpose.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 20 business days, as the statute requires.


Todd Feathers

From: Bell, Mark J. - OSHA

Good afternoon:

Your Freedom of Information Act request was received today via fax at the OSHA Region 1 office. At your earliest convenience please provide your name and contact information so we can discuss your request.

Thank you,

Mark Bell
Program Analyst
JFK Federal Building
25 New Sudbury Street Room E-340
Boston, MA 02203
(617) 565-9856

From: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Region I: Boston

An acknowledgement letter, stating the request is being processed.

From: Todd Feathers


My name is Todd Feathers and you can reach me at 978-970-4650.


From: Todd Feathers


Please continue processing the request and send me a cost estimate, if one is necessary.

Thank you,
Todd Feathers

From: Bell, Mark J. - OSHA

Good afternoon:

Your request was received and forwarded to our OSHA Andover office on December 7th, 2016.

For any inquiries on your request please contact the Andover office at (978) 837-4460.

Thank you

From: Murray, Stacey - OSHA

Hello Mr. Feathers,

My name is Stacey Murray and I am the FOIA Officer trying to work on your request dated 12/05/2016, received in our office on 12/09/2016 requesting release of the above information. When you receive this email can you please give me a call regarding this request please?

Thank you and have a good day.

Stacey Murray
Program Assistant
System Admin Coordinator
U.S. Department of Labor/OSHA
Shattuck Office Center
138 River Road Suite 102
Andover, MA 01810
978-837-6621 p
978-837-4455 f
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From: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Region I: Boston

The request has been rejected by the agency.