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16 min ago | North Kitsap Herald
The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for much of Puget Sound, including North Kitsap, from July 12, 11 a.m., to July 14, 6 a.m. - "Take extra precaution if you work or spend time outside.
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2 hrs ago | Electrical Construction and Maintenance
After a follow-up inspection that began in December 2013, the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Birdsboro Kosher Farms Corp. for failing to correct previously cited serious safety violations found at the kosher poultry processing facility in Birdsboro.
3 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
WEST DEPTFORD TWP. - A small explosion at the Johnson Matthey plant on Nolte Drive did not cause a fire, plant General Manager Robert Bullen-Smith announced Friday.
4 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com
The Georgia Department of Labor will hold a job expo in Summerville next week to help Roper Corporation, a division of GE, fill about 90 manufacturing jobs at its facility in LaFayette.
8 hrs ago | Ag Professional
A fertilizer plant surrounded by homes, schools, and a hospital. A chemical tank that was externally examined but not drained of liquid for a more thorough inspection.
12 hrs ago | Channel3000
Madison Fire Department spokeswoman Bernadette Galvez said the construction worker fell 40 to 50 feet at about 1:30 p.m. at 425 W. Washington Ave. Galvez said it wasn't clear if the man was conscious when he was taken to UW Hospital with injures considered "level one" trauma.
Chandler Warren, 19, suffered fatal traumatic injuries on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 while working at FedEx's World Hub in Memphis, Tennessee.
In a letter to OSHA, U.S. Senator Robert Casey asks whether the agency has the tools to ensure that temp workers are protected in the workplace.
Construction industry fatalities increased in 2012 to a rate of 9.9 per 100,000 workers, more than 8% greater than a year earlier, according to an AFL-CIO report.
Construction workers including Latino immigrants and their supporters Thursday were expected to rally outside the offices of a Los Angeles developer to call on the firm to provide safer conditions to workers.
Kellogg is cooperating with a US Occupational Health and Safety Administration probe following the death of an employee after an accident at its manufacturing facility in Augusta, Georgia.
A man who waited in line overnight to be the first customer at Spokane's first legal marijuana shop says he was fired for his efforts.
Our bodies naturally cool themselves by sweating, but when temperatures start hitting temperatures in the 80's and higher, sweating isn't enough.
Over the past decade, many companies and utilities centered the goal of safety to target zero.
The over-reaching, over-regulating, money-grubbing feds of OSHA have fined Freedom Industries an exorbitant $11,000 for last January's massive spill of coal cleaning chemicals that left over 300,000 West Virginians without safe water , one in five people with reported health issues, and local businesses down an estimated $61 million.
Former Richmond Heights pool employees alleged at a meeting Tuesday that Recreation Director Deniese Spencer has failed to handle safety concerns at the local pool, including low chlorine levels and a raccoon problem.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 05:23 pm
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