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FOX 12 Oregon
Crews following new protocols one year after the natural gas explosion in NW Portlandlater. According to NW Natural, the blast caused more than $17 million in damag
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 9 hours ago
later. According to NW Natural, the blast caused more than $17 million in damages. Loy Clark was fined $4,900 by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration “for failing to determine the location of underground utilities before opening... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Milwaukee boxer killed in crane accident remembered as role model17 at 7:41 p.m. The cause of death is listed as multiple blunt force injuries.
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 10 hours ago
17 at 7:41 p.m. The cause of death is listed as multiple blunt force injuries. He had worked at the company for 18 years. Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the incident. The company previously received penalties from... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Car collides with backhoe in HinghamPeter Amorello Construction Co. of Worcester, also got a citation because the b
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 19 hours ago
Peter Amorello Construction Co. of Worcester, also got a citation because the backhoe is an unregistered vehicle and so shouldn’t have been on Beal Street. Dearth said the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration was called to the sce... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Deepwater Horizon survivor draws similarities to Kenner explosioncan perfectly eliminate the chance of an accident. Eight people were on the pl
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
can perfectly eliminate the chance of an accident. Eight people were on the platform in Kenner and one man is still missing. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration, OSHA, has now joined the investigation into the incident. © 2017 W... Read more
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The Hill
Trump wants former Big Tobacco ally to run EPA chemical safetyhis clients. As recently as 2001, Dourson produced results the tobacco industr
The Hill / Posted yesterday
his clients. As recently as 2001, Dourson produced results the tobacco industry wanted, as part of its effort to stop the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, which I ran under President Obama, from protecting non-smokers from breathing... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Driver collides with backhoe near Hingham construction siteat the scene and a portion of Beal Street was closed as police and medical pers
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
at the scene and a portion of Beal Street was closed as police and medical personnel responded. An official from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration was called to the scene. The cause of the crash is being investigated, police... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
OSHA investigating at solar energy project in Nevada’s Nye CountyThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration in Nevada is investigating th
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted yesterday
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration in Nevada is investigating the Crescent Dunes solar energy project near Tonopah, officials confirmed. Jeff Lankford, chief administrative officer for the Nevada OSHA, said the investigation was... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
UPDATE: Fuyao workers file for a union electionWorkers said. “Fuyao employees, whose worries about workplace safety have led
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Workers said. “Fuyao employees, whose worries about workplace safety have led to complaints and fines against Fuyao by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), say they now are ready for a voice in their workplace and have filed to... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
BREAKING: Fuyao workers file for a union electionWorkers said. “Fuyao employees, whose worries about workplace safety have led
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Workers said. “Fuyao employees, whose worries about workplace safety have led to complaints and fines against Fuyao by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), say they now are ready for a voice in their workplace and have filed to... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Waukesha Police: 60-old man dies after being trapped between two vehiclesthe victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The Wisconsin State Patrol is ass
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
the victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The Wisconsin State Patrol is assisting with the investigation as well as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). The crash investigation is still ongoing. Stay with CBS 58 News for... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Waukesha police: 60-old man trapped between vehicles dies at US Foodsefforts were unsuccessful, and the man was pronounced dead at the scene. The W
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 3 days ago
efforts were unsuccessful, and the man was pronounced dead at the scene. The Wisconsin State Patrol is assisting with the investigation as well as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). The investi... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Services set for worker killed at Bethany Village; OSHA probe ongoingAssisted living facility Bethany Village in Centerville. TREMAYNE HOGUE / STAFF
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Assisted living facility Bethany Village in Centerville. TREMAYNE HOGUE / STAFF The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will have up to six months to complete an investigation into the falling death of a worker at the Bethany Village... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Man dies after fall at South Carolina van plantMercedes Benz plant in North Charleston on Thursday. The coroner's office, the
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
Mercedes Benz plant in North Charleston on Thursday. The coroner's office, the North Charleston Police Department and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are investigating the fall. Mercedes-Benz Vans spokeswoman Alyssa Bean said... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man dies after fall at South Carolina van plantMercedes Benz plant in North Charleston on Thursday. The coroner's office, the
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
Mercedes Benz plant in North Charleston on Thursday. The coroner's office, the North Charleston Police Department and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are investigating the fall. Mercedes-Benz Vans spokeswoman Alyssa Bean said... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man dies after fall at South Carolina van plantMercedes Benz plant in North Charleston on Thursday. The coroner's office, the
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
Mercedes Benz plant in North Charleston on Thursday. The coroner's office, the North Charleston Police Department and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are investigating the fall. Mercedes-Benz Vans spokeswoman Alyssa Bean said... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man dies after fall at South Carolina van plantMercedes Benz plant in North Charleston on Thursday. The coroner's office, the
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
Mercedes Benz plant in North Charleston on Thursday. The coroner's office, the North Charleston Police Department and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are investigating the fall. Mercedes-Benz Vans spokeswoman Alyssa Bean said... Read more
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EuroNews
Fake paperwork, poor parts challenge China's aerospace boomthe normal supply chain management process,” it said. Shi says he has filed a c
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
the normal supply chain management process,” it said. Shi says he has filed a complaint to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration against his dismissal by Moog on the grounds he was a whistleblower. A U.S.... Read more
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Reuters
Fake paperwork, poor parts challenge China's aerospace boomthe normal supply chain management process,” it said. Shi says he has filed a
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
the normal supply chain management process,” it said. Shi says he has filed a complaint to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration against his dismissal by Moog on the grounds he was a whistleblower. A U.S.... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Contractor fined $24K after worker dies in fall at Richmond factoryworked for Kansas-based contractor Brewer’s Restoration & Coating, which was hi
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 5 days ago
worked for Kansas-based contractor Brewer’s Restoration & Coating, which was hired to do maintenance work. The Indiana Occupational Safety and Health Administration found five violations. The agency says the contractor failed to have a safety... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Concrete slab falls, killing construction workerCLEVELAND (AP) - The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investiga
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
CLEVELAND (AP) - The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the death of a construction worker who police say was killed when a concrete panel fell on him from an aerial lift in Cleveland. The worker has been identified as... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Concrete slab falls, killing construction workerCLEVELAND (AP) — The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investiga
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the death of a construction worker who police say was killed when a concrete panel fell on him from an aerial lift in Cleveland. The worker has been identified as... Read more
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The Morning Call
OSHA announces 'alliance' to enhance workplace safetyUPPER SAUCON TOWNSHIP – Injuries and deaths happen on the job. The federal Occ
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
UPPER SAUCON TOWNSHIP – Injuries and deaths happen on the job. The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration tries to minimize the harm. The Nixon-era agency’s Allentown regional office has announced an “Alliance Program” to enhance... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Geneva agrees to flash arc study of wells, wastewater lift stationsChanges in Occupational Safety and Health Administration and electrical safety
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Changes in Occupational Safety and Health Administration and electrical safety standards require facility owners to evaluate the arc flash hazard potential, officials said. An arc flash occurs when electric current goes through the air gap between... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Davidson County Commissioners vote to approve asbestos survey in 38 buildingswill also provide recommendations to maintain the asbestos that is in good cond
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 9 days ago
will also provide recommendations to maintain the asbestos that is in good condition. This vote comes two months after the Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued three citations against the Davidson County Government in August for... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Barton accreditation in good standingfinancial aid. At the same meeting, Barton President Dr. Carl Heilman said the
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
financial aid. At the same meeting, Barton President Dr. Carl Heilman said the college’s status as a nationally certified Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Education Center has also been approved for the next five years. Kurt... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. sanitation worker fatally struck by garbage truck, cops sayauthorities said, adding that neither the speed of the vehicle or "carelessness
NJ.com / Posted 9 days ago
authorities said, adding that neither the speed of the vehicle or "carelessness" were factors in the incident. The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration, which investigates all work-related fatalities, is probing the incident,... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Tent City, USAhad to provide before sweeps. Those requirements were confusing, cumbersome an
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
had to provide before sweeps. Those requirements were confusing, cumbersome and expensive for the bureau. Furthermore, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration questioned whether police were properly equipped to safely handle camp... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
OSHA conducting inspection at Lakeside Foods after accident where woman lost armRANDOM LAKE, Wis. - The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) ha
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 9 days ago
RANDOM LAKE, Wis. - The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has opened an inspection at Lakeside Foods in Random Lake following an accident Monday where a woman's arm was severed. The U.S. Department of Labor confirmed the... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Tent City, USAhad to provide before sweeps. Those requirements were confusing, cumbersome an
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 9 days ago
had to provide before sweeps. Those requirements were confusing, cumbersome and expensive for the bureau. Furthermore, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration questioned whether police were properly equipped to safely handle camp... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
1 worker dead, another rescued after trench collapse in west Michiganat Freep.com: Lark said it appeared the workers were digging a sewer line as d
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
at Freep.com: Lark said it appeared the workers were digging a sewer line as deep as 20 feet from a home. The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration sent investigators to the scene south of Grand Rapids. Read or Share this... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Take incremental steps to lessen the gun death tollsphere, we at least use safety regulations to try — however imperfectly — to re
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
sphere, we at least use safety regulations to try — however imperfectly — to reduce death and injury. For example, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has seven pages of rules about ladders, which kill 300 people a year. Yet the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
1 worker dead, another rescued after trench collapsethe body. Lark said it appeared the workers were digging a sewer line as deep
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 10 days ago
the body. Lark said it appeared the workers were digging a sewer line as deep as 20 feet from a home. The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration sent investigators to the scene south of Grand Rapids. Information from: The... Read more
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MLive.com
One man dead after sewer line tunnel collapses, Wyoming fire chief sayssewer line from a nearby house. There are no further details available about ho
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
sewer line from a nearby house. There are no further details available about how the collapse occurred. Both the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the City of Wyoming Fire Department currently have investigators at the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Tent City, USAhad to provide before sweeps. Those requirements were confusing, cumbersome an
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 10 days ago
had to provide before sweeps. Those requirements were confusing, cumbersome and expensive for the bureau. Furthermore, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration questioned whether police were properly equipped to safely handle camp... Read more
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Business Wire
Two Day Seminar: Recordkeeping and Documentation in a GLP Laboratory (US FDA, US EPA and OSHA Focus) (San Diego, CA, United States - December 14-15, 2017)Practice or ISO 17025, especially those whose results are to be reported to the
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
Practice or ISO 17025, especially those whose results are to be reported to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). The various r... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Work comp leader: Investing in safety is good businessWe’ve helped 59 small companies in high-hazard industries achieve SHARP status,
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 12 days ago
We’ve helped 59 small companies in high-hazard industries achieve SHARP status, a prestigious safety designation from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. In addition, Ohio employers have access to free informational services through... Read more
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Philly.com
Industrial accident leaves man dead in BucksFalls Fire Marshall Rich Dippolito. The man was crushed between a machine and a
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
Falls Fire Marshall Rich Dippolito. The man was crushed between a machine and a table. He was transported to a local hospital and pronounced dead. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration was notified about the accident, Dippolito sa... Read more
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Business Wire
Robotic Industries Association Announces New Alliance with OSHA, NIOSHIndustries Association (RIA), North America’s leading robotics trade group, sig
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
Industries Association (RIA), North America’s leading robotics trade group, signed an alliance partnership today with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH).... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Man dies from fall at Valero refinery in Corpus Christiuntil the examiner receives the toxicology report. Peña confirmed that Guzman’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
until the examiner receives the toxicology report. Peña confirmed that Guzman’s next of kin have been notified. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration, which regulates workplace safety, opened an investigation into the incident on... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Construction worker dies after fall from scaffoldseveral hours after the accident. Police said the incident, which appears to a
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 14 days ago
several hours after the accident. Police said the incident, which appears to accidental, remains under investigation. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has been notified. Copyright © 2017 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
OSHA investigating death of worker crushed by stone slabsmultiple slabs toppled on top of him Tuesday at Unique Stone Concepts in Columb
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 15 days ago
multiple slabs toppled on top of him Tuesday at Unique Stone Concepts in Columbus. The Columbus Dispatch reports that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has opened an investigation, which is expected to take up to six months. A... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
OSHA investigating death of worker crushed by stone slabsmultiple slabs toppled on top of him Tuesday at Unique Stone Concepts in Columb
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
multiple slabs toppled on top of him Tuesday at Unique Stone Concepts in Columbus. The Columbus Dispatch reports that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has opened an investigation, which is expected to take up to six months. A... Read more
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NBC San Diego
OSHA: Construction Worker's Death Was PreventableThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) completed its 6-month
NBC San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) completed its 6-month long investigation into a construction worker's death on Tuesday, fining two construction companies more than $40,000. On Tuesday, OSHA found Kunzik & Sara Construction,... Read more
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ajc.com
Construction worker dies on Atlanta job siteAtlanta police Officer Stephanie Brown told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution in
ajc.com / Posted 15 days ago
Atlanta police Officer Stephanie Brown told The Atlanta Journal-Constitution in an email. “It appears that the construction worker may have fallen.” The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating, police said. In othe... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Construction worker dies after falling from scaffoldingseveral hours after the accident. Police said the incident, which appears to a
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 15 days ago
several hours after the accident. Police said the incident, which appears to accidental, remains under investigation. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has been notified. Copyright © 2017 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Johnson County landowners concerned over use anhydrous ammonia at proposed cold-storage facilityin learning more to visit our project website at www.lineagelogistics.com/new-c
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 15 days ago
in learning more to visit our project website at www.lineagelogistics.com/new-century. According to records from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Lineage Logistics’ Edwardsville facility had seven violations in the last two... Read more
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Business Wire
High Demand for PU to Boost the Toluene Diisocyanate Markethandling of TDI. For instance, in the US, TDI vapor levels are to be controlled
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
handling of TDI. For instance, in the US, TDI vapor levels are to be controlled as per the established standards set by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Similarly, other advisory groups in the US have also established... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Residents say tests find toxic chemicals after plant fire2006, for example, Arkema failed to prevent unauthorized emissions during a two
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
2006, for example, Arkema failed to prevent unauthorized emissions during a two-hour warehouse fire. In February, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration fined Arkema more than $90,000 for of 10 serious safety violations found during... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Residents say tests find toxic chemicals after plant fire2006, for example, Arkema failed to prevent unauthorized emissions during a two
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 16 days ago
2006, for example, Arkema failed to prevent unauthorized emissions during a two-hour warehouse fire. In February, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration fined Arkema more than $90,000 for of 10 serious safety violations found during... Read more
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ABC Montana
Residents say tests find toxic chemicals after plant fire2006, for example, Arkema failed to prevent unauthorized emissions during a two
ABC Montana / Posted 16 days ago
2006, for example, Arkema failed to prevent unauthorized emissions during a two-hour warehouse fire. In February, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration fined Arkema more than $90,000 for of 10 serious safety violations found during... Read more
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