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2014/12/19 16:21
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EMERSON — A construction worker was killed Thursday afternoon when he was working near a backhoe and was hit in the head by the machine’s rear bucket, authorities said. The man, whose name has not...
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2014/12/19 14:14
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A Lorain fire truck sits at Pearl and 28th Street. Personnel were called to the plant Friday morning. BRUCE BISHOP/CHRONICLE LORAIN — Authorities are investigating the death of a Republic Steel...
2014/12/19 12:09
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PASCAGOULA, Miss. (AP) - A federal agency has citied VT Halter Marine shipyard in Pascagoula for five safety violations in the collapse of two cranes that led to five employees being injured. The Sun...
2014/12/18 23:21
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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Lawyers representing the families of men killed last week in a fire at Thanksgiving Tower are now launching an independent investigation into the deadly accident. Attorneys and...
2014/12/18 21:20
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For the third time since October 2013, Formed Fiber Technologies LLC has been cited for putting workers at risk of amputation and other serious injury by exposing them to dangerous, moving machine...
2014/12/18 17:24
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An Australian academic says quad bikes should be treated with contempt, not respect. Victorian Institute of Occupational safety and health director Steve Young told the Otago Daily Times quad bikes...
2014/12/18 16:52
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The U.S. Department of Labor cited Jacksonville construction firm for a safety citation and proposed fine involving an October incident at a home construction site in Orange Park. The department’s...
2014/12/18 16:00
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Registered nurses at six Tenet Health hospitals from Northern to Southern California, including at San Ramon Regional Medical Center, are voting this week on a new four-year agreement with the...
2014/12/18 15:55
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus has contested a citation it received from federal regulators for an accident that sent eight hair-hanging acrobats plummeting to the...
2014/12/18 15:19
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Cesar Valenzuela died Feb. 21 at Los Angeles International Airport when he was thrown from his tow tractor while hustling to pick up airline baggage. The 51-year-old father of four was found pinned...
2014/12/18 14:14
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AVON LAKE — The federal Occupational safety and health Administration continues to investigate a wall collapse that resulted in the death of off-duty firefighter Larry “Gomer” Heczko. Heczko, an Avon...
2014/12/18 13:16
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Chesapeake-based Dollar Tree Stores Inc. is facing a fine of $103,000 by the U.S. Occupational safety and health Administration (OSHA) after falling boxes struck an employee while inspectors were...
2014/12/18 07:22
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A timeline of the Freedom Industries chemical spill in West Virginia: Jan. 9, 2014: A coal-cleaning agent leaks from a Freedom Industries tank into the Elk River, contaminating the water supply for...
2014/12/18 00:08
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When viewed alongside all of the other disturbing news out of Metro-North Railroad over the last two years, the $250,000 fine the commuter line incurred this week might seem like a mere peccadillo....
2014/12/18 00:02
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As last week’s Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing made abundantly clear, communities throughout the United States are at ongoing risk from potentially disastrous incidents involving...
2014/12/17 22:09
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... Other workplace problems include cuts, broken bones, sprains, repetitive motion disorders, vision problems, breathing difficulties, and exposure to germs and other toxic substances. Many...
2014/12/17 21:33
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The oft-injured Chicago Bears safety recently told WBBM radio in the Windy City that playing football means so much to him that he would be willing to do it even if it does take years off the end of...
2014/12/17 20:02
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In September 2013, fifteen civil rights and labor organizations sent a 72-page petition to OSHA. The groups were urging the agency to develop a regulation to protect poultry and meatpacking workers...
2014/12/17 08:58
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Gov. Jerry Brown and the other West Coast leaders – Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and British Columbia Premier Christy Clark – who have pledged to solve global warming deserve...
2014/12/17 08:31
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A Fell Twp. manufacturing plant could pay nearly $70,000 after the U.S. Department of Labor found repeated safety violations that put employees at risk and may have led to injuries. The department’s...
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