Minnesota OSHA to investigate Worthin...

Minnesota OSHA to investigate Worthington ammonia leak

There are 3 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Jun 3, 2009, titled Minnesota OSHA to investigate Worthington ammonia leak. In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

Minnesota OSHA will investigate an ammonia leak that sickened up to 50 workers at a pork processing plant in Worthington.

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Mr Secant

Saint Paul, MN

#1 Jun 3, 2009
Thank goodness OSHA has SOMETHING productive to do today, outside of smoking cigars and drinking scotch!
No New Taxes

Minneapolis, MN

#2 Jun 3, 2009
Why do we needa government agency to investigate an ammonia leak. It was an accident--if it had been intentional, then the police should investigate it.

So an accident happened, people got sick, but they were treated. Workers comp paid for it. Move on. Nothing to see here.

Instead our nanny state government needs to step in ad employ a bunch of people to tell you what I just told you: ammonia accidentally leaked. No wonder our taxes are so high.

Minneapolis, MN

#3 Jun 3, 2009
It seems to me that it would be good to have an independent investigation by OSHA to determine whether the company exposed workers to risk by taking shortcuts and whether all regulations were followed.

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