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Cheap prices paid in blood money
The garment factory, located in the Rana Plaza building in Savar, collapsed last month shortly after workers arrived for their morning shifts.
Sat May 18, 2013
Construction Worker Killed Identified; OSHA Investigating
The construction worker who died in Evanston Thursday morning after he was struck by a falling beam was a 57-year-old man from Dyer, IN, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office.
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Ellison Bronze Completes Seven Consecutive SHARP Years
Ellison Bronze Inc. was recently recognized for achieving seven years in the Safety & Health Achievement Recognition Program.
Genesee County appealing $1,700 fine for 'serious' violation of hazmat team rules
The Genesee County hazardous materials team and the Burton fire department investigate a suspected ammonia leak at Ice Mountain in Burton Wednesday, Jan.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Las Vegas Sun
One dead in blast at Las Vegas truck repair facility
The explosion at Nevada Truck & Repair, 4915 N. Sloan Lane, is under investigation by the Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Administration and Clark County Fire Department investigators.
US Department Of Labor's OSHA Establishes Partnership To Protect...
CHICAGO The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has established a strategic partnership with the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters and W.E. O'Neil Construction Co.
OSHA says Wolf Creek employee was fired for reporting safety concerns
Wolf Creek Generating Station is nuclear power plant near Burlington in east-central Kansas.
BNSF, OSHA sign agreement on employee injuries
OSHA and BNSF Railway reached an agreement earlier this year to change procedures the safety agency said discouraged employees from reporting injuries.
The Miami Herald
OSHA impersonator gets 57 months in oil spill scam
A woman has been sentenced to 57 months in prison for bilking Gulf Coast residents by posing as a federal safety official after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
OSHA to Investigate Northwestern Construction Fatality
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has opened an investigation into Schaumburg, Ill.-based Power Construction Co.
Man critical after factory wall collapse
A man was critically injured Friday morning in Camden when a wall within the building he was working in collapsed and fell on him.
America's greatest threat: Unsafe work conditions
The remains of a fertilizer plant burn after an explosion at the plant in the town of West, near Waco, Texas early April 18, 2013.
Thu May 16, 2013
OSHA Fines Bergen Contractor for Hazards Found at Paramus Work Site
A Bergen-based masonry contractor faces a hefty fine from the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration for work it did at a Paramus site which was deemed a fall hazard.
Fire Marshals Make Announcement Regarding Cause of West Explosion
Texas Fire Marshals made an announcement Thursday regarding the cause of the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas, that killed 15 people and injured hundreds on April 17.
Electrical Construction and Maintenance
Hazardous Locations and the NEC
In this article, we'll look at how locations are classified according to flammability properties.
Fire Dog Lake
America's Killer Jobs
The horrific collapse last month of a Bangladeshi garment factory, which claimed the lives of 1,127 people , has sparked appropriate global outrage, with advocates, pundits and politicians calling for tougher laws to protect exploited workers in Third World countries.
Electrical Construction and Maintenance
The Ins and Outs of Electrical Labeling - Part 1 of 2
When OSHA performs an on-site inspection of a facility, it should be a nonevent, yet the trend these days is moving toward more citations, greater penalties, and more frequent inspections.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Workers hurt in lift accident at Portsmouth Middle School
Two workers suffered non-life threatening injuries Tuesday morning in an accident at the renovation and reconstruction project at Portsmouth Middle School.
Wed May 15, 2013
The Beaumont Enterprise
MSDSonline Launches Webinars on OSHA Recordkeeping Changes and I2P2 Adoption
MSDSonline Launches Webinars on OSHA Recordkeeping Changes and I2P2 Adoption MSDSonline, the leading provider of sustainable cloud-based EH&S compliance solutions, is hosting a series of webinars on OSHA's proposed changes to the OSHA Recordkeeping Standard and the creation of an Injury and Illness Prevention Program Standard .According to ... (more)