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1 hr ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Environmental Enterprises is on a list at OSHA, but OSHA hasn't looked at the company since an explosion and investigation put the company on that list.
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3 hrs ago | McGraw-Hill Construction
The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Libertyville, Ill.-based Aldridge Electric Inc. for one serious safety violation following the June death of a worker who developed heat stroke at a job site in Chicago.
4 hrs ago | FireHouse.com
Dec. 12--MIDDLETOWN -- A Butler County Sheriff's Office investigation of the failed rescue of an employee at a Middletown cement company in August has found no criminal wrongdoing, according to the county prosecutor.
8 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland
A New Jersey-based company said Wednesday it was "surprised" about receiving three citations for serious violations from a state worker safety agency in the June 11 death of a construction worker at the San Francisco 49ers' planned new stadium in Santa Clara.
California safety officials have issued $54,000 in fines against an elevator company whose employee was killed while working at the San Francisco 49ers' new stadium in Santa Clara.
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has proposed fines of $99,000 against Williams Olefins for a June explosion that killed two workers and injured 80. FINE OF NEARLY 100- THOUSAND DOLLARS ON AN ASCENSION PARISH INDUSTRIAL FACILITY, WHERE TWO PEOPLE WERE KILLED IN A JUNE EXPLOSION.
Williams Olefins LLC in Geismar was cited for six process safety management standard violations by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration after an explosion in June killed two workers and injured 80 people.
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has proposed $99,000 in fines against Williams Olefins for a June fire and explosion in Ascension Parish that killed two workers and injured 80. The workplace safety regulator cited Williams for six process safety management standard violations, including one willful, the agency said in a news ... (more)
Such a program "involves planning, implementing, evaluating, and improving processes and activities that promote worker safety and health," the agency said.
Federal labor officials have accused an automotive metal forging company in Plantsville of health and safety violations involving electrical hazards and inadequate training and safe work procedures.
A forging plant partly destroyed by fire in the summer of 2012 has been cited for 16 serious health and safety violations, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration said Wednesday.
The process of filing whistleblower complaints just became a lot easier. On December 5, 2013, the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Health and Safety Administration launched a new system that will allow workers to file whistleblower retaliation complaints online.
On November 8, 2013, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration of the U.S. Department of Labor proposed a new rule which, if adopted, will require employers to electronically report injury and illness data on a quarterly basis.
Both the Tredyfrin and Easttown Police Departments spent much of Tuesday morning responding to numerous minor accidents during the snow storm.
An Illinois railroad faces $110,500 in proposed penalties after allegedly exposing workers to lead-paint hazards during bridge demolition work in Chicago.
Fertilizer retailers in the United States should expect more scrutiny from the federal government in the wake of the April explosion that killed 15 people and injured hundreds in West, Texas, an expert said Tuesday.
A Philadelphia-area business owner is refusing to allow the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to inspect his plant without a warrant.