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2 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Tell me if you have heard this one before. An industry endangers the public because their products are dangerous to produce, store, transport, or use.
6 hrs ago | ScienceBlogs
For 17 years, Salvadora Roman deboned chickens on the processing line at Wayne Farms in Decatur, Alabama.
10 hrs ago | BeverageDaily
Ocean Spray has confirmed to BeverageDaily.com that an employee died following a fatal accident at a fruit juice distribution center in Nevada, United States.
11 hrs ago | Potomac Local
General Manager Bill Hutzler said the process to remove all traces of ammonia from the ice rinks has been a long but successful one.
12 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City
The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration says it cited S and S Communication Specialists Inc. for two serious violations stemming from the February incident at Clarksburg.
14 hrs ago | Northwest Florida Daily News
CHELCO's line crews are now using upgraded safety restraints to prevent falls from wooden poles.
15 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News
I recently set up a new home office, which not only involved countless trips to Ikea, but also having to deal with ergonomics -- something I hadn't thought much about since the last time I set up an office.
One worker is dead and three are injured after a storage tank exploded during welding work at a fish processing plant in Mississippi, authorities say.
An Oklahoma company has been cited for two safety violations following the deaths of three people who were killed when a cell tower collapsed in Harrison County in February.
The Environmental Protection Agency has published a Request for Information to seek public comment on potential revisions to its Risk Management Program regulations and related programs.
The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Packaging Corporation of America for eight alleged safety violations, including what it called amputation hazards, at its Akron plant.
Tonawanda Coke Corp. and Kirchner LLC face a total of $161,100 in fines from OSHA after a January explosion at the 3875 River Road plant in Tonawanda.
When Washington lobbyists fail to derail regulations proposed by federal agencies, they often find a receptive ear within the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, an arm of the White House Office of Management and Budget that conducts much of its business in secret.
The Georgia Department of Labor will help Home Goods recruit workers for a new distribution center in Jefferson Thursday, July 31. The recruitments will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Jefferson Civic Center, 65 Kissam St. The company is recruiting an operations manager, human resources supervisor, a training specialist, a systems support ... (more)
A subcontractor died following a construction site accident at Florida State University's campus Monday.
Did you know that an employer's "duty to provide a safe workplace" under OSHA includes protecting employees from illness caused by heat stress? Heat stroke, heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat rash are just some of the dangers posed to employees during extreme heat or in direct sunlight.
President Barack Obama is expected to issue an executive order on Thursday seeking enhanced workplace conditions and rights for federal contract workers, three separate sources have told The Huffington Post.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 08:15 pm
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