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5 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel
The Blue Rhino blast, felt a mile away, apparently was caused by a spark from a forklift that ignited a "cloud of propane" in the air behind the Tavares depot July 29, according to an eight-page summary of the state Fire Marshal's Office probe of the incident obtained by the Orlando Sentinel.
6 hrs ago | Business Journal
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration fined Schwan's Global Supply Chain Inc. $264,360 for 32 alleged serious safety and health violations at its Atlanta facility.
10 hrs ago | Occupational Safety and Health Admini...
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration today announced that nominations are being accepted for members to serve on the Whistleblower Protection Advisory Committee.
12 hrs ago | Risk Management
In its letter, RIMS proposes that an effort should be made to accept data submitted through the current Electronic Data Interchange system.
16 hrs ago | Corpus Christi Caller-Times
A contract worker injured in a flash fire at the Enterprise Products Shoup processing plant in Corpus Christi on Tuesday was released Wednesday from the burn unit at San Antonio Military Medical Center.
An industrial accident has claimed the life of a Washington Township man. Police in Shelby Township are investigating an accident at Colonial Plastics that killed Erik Deighton, 23, around 6 a.m. on March 6. The Shelby Township Police and Fire departments arrived at the auto parts supplier on Filomena Drive in Shelby Township to find Deighton ... (more)
Consul General Maria Hellen M. Barber-De La Vega signed an "Arrangement Establishing an Alliance between the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Texas Area Offices and the Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles" on 03 March 2014 in Dallas, Texas.
"In our comments submitted for the record, ASSE urged OSHA to withdraw its proposed rule, Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses , until the agency develops clearer objectives and a stronger rationale for requiring establishments with 250 or more employees to electronically submit each quarter injury and illness records and each year ... (more)
WellStar Paulding Hospital still lacked finishing touches but it did not stop officials from showing off the facility to those attending the monthly Paulding Chamber of Commerce luncheon last week.
Federal regulators have issued 32 citations to a Minnesota-based food company involving the firm's Atlanta facility.
A man working on a $25.1 million DOTD project to repair and repaint the Sunshine Bridge in St. James Parish died Sunday after he fell about 100 feet from scaffolding, sheriff's deputies said Wednesday.
When President Obama signed the Food Safety Modernization Act into law in 2011, it was described as the most sweeping reform of the nation's food safety laws in nearly a century.
Gaspar Inc. of Canton has been cited for two willful violations by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
Fire investigators likely won't be able to enter the former American of Martinsville plant before the end of this month to try to find the cause of the March 3 blaze that destroyed it, an official said Tuesday.
The Department of Labor said Tuesday that, during a preliminary walk-though on Friday, the building appeared safe.
A worker's right arm was severed in an industrial accident at a North Strabane Township manufacturing plant Tuesday morning.