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  1. Weather 19 mins ago 2:20 a.m.Heat AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WHAS11

    INZ075-080-KYZ089>100-OHZ073-074-078>082-088-251530- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RISING SUN...VEVAY...CARROLLTON... ERLANGER...INDEPENDENCE...NEWPORT...ALEXANDRIA...OWENTON... WILLIAMSTOWN...CRITTENDEN...DRY RIDGE...FALMOUTH...BUTLER... AUGUSTA...BROOKSVILLE...MOUNT OLIVET...MAYSVILLE...VANCEBURG... MOUNT ORAB...HILLSBORO...GREENFIELD...WEST UNION...PEEBLES... 318 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016 ...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... * HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 TO 104 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE LOWER ... (more)

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  2. OSHA Reporting Rule Provisions on HoldRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PaintSquare

    Employers anticipating enforcement to begin in August for provisions of the new federal injury and illness reporting rule are getting a brief reprieve. Federal workplace safety regulators announced they will delay enforcement of the anti-retaliation provisions in the new regulation.

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  3. Hazard Alert Explains MeCl DangersRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PaintSquare

    ... safety reps and project foremen to explain the dangers of MeCl on the job; the document, which includes information on OSHA regulations regarding the chemical, can also be used by workers who feel they need to bring MeCl dangers to the attention of ...

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  4. Heat Advisory Issued For Westport As Temperatures RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Westport Daily Voice

    There's no relief in sight from the heat after a steamy weekend. A Heat Advisory has been issued for all of Fairfield County for Monday due to Increasing humidity coupled with temperatures soaring into the low 90s, the National Weather Service said.

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  5. State focuses on tent inspections as circus season arrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester

    State officials are putting a new emphasis on tent safety this summer, nearly a year after a father and daughter were killed when a circus tent collapsed in Lancaster. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration determined that the massive tent wasn't set up properly, and the circus operator ignored weather warnings.

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  6. OSHA, State Probe New York's Latest Crane CollapseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    State and federal officials are investigating what caused a huge construction crane to collapse across the Tappan Zee Bridge north of New York City, an accident that somehow caused no serious injuries but added to a list of crane wrecks in recent years that have prompted initiatives to improve safety. The state Department of Labor and the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration are among the agencies probing the accident, which blocked traffic on the vital Hudson River crossing for hours last Tuesday and kept a lane closed through the day Wednesday.

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  7. U.S. Labor Department Announces Final Rule to Protect Workers from Silica DustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Kitchen & Bath Business

    ... comments - to finally give workers the kind of protection they deserve and that Frances Perkins had hoped for them." OSHA estimates that when the final rule on Occupational Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica becomes fully effective, it will ...

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  8. OSHA Faults Circus Company In Tent Collapse That Killed Father And DaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... "They failed to disassemble and take down the tent when winds exceeding 60 miles per hour were expected," he said. OSHA said it also found violations that endangered circus workers. Those include unsafe use of electrical equipment and failing to ...

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  9. RE-ISSUED: Heat, storm advisories re-issued for SundayRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Post & Mail

    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A HEAT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON EDT /11 AM CDT/ TODAY TO 8 PM EDT /7 PM CDT/ THIS EVENING FOR WHITLEY COUNTY AND NORTHEAST INDIANA. * TODAY WILL BE THE FOURTH STRAIGHT DAY OF HOT AND HUMID WEATHER ACROSS OUR AREA.

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  10. Heat Advisory issued July 24 at 3:20AM CDT expiring July 24 at 8:00PM CDT in effect for: Hughes, KayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox 23

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  11. More informationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Austin Monthly

    ... end of 2014 at the time of her departure from the company. She is now focused on training and education, holding the OSHA Authorized Outreach Trainer designation, and consulting with local companies in Massachusetts who seek excellence in their ...

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  12. Ralph Nader, Omar Barghouti to Receive Gandhi Peace Award in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Truthdig

    ... Water Act; the launching of federal regulatory agencies such as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and Consumer Product Safety Administration; the recall of millions of defective motor ...

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  13. Union official: Operator error didn't cause crane collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Hastings Tribune

    A union official says operator error isn't what caused a crane's 250-foot-long boom to collapse across New York's Tappan Zee Bridge.

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  14. Heat Advisory issued July 23 at 3:03PM CDT expiring July 24 at 8:00PM CDT in effect for: Hughes, KayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fox 23

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  15. Weather 40 mins ago 1:32 p.m.Excessive Heat WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ILZ075>078-080>094-KYZ001>009-MOZ076-086-087-100-107>112-114- 240900- JEFFERSON-WAYNE IL-EDWARDS-WABASH-PERRY IL-FRANKLIN-HAMILTON- HARDIN-ALEX MO-BOLLINGER- CAPE GIRARDEAU-WAYNE MO-CARTER-RIPLEY-BUTLER-STODDARD-SCOTT- MISSISSIPPI-NEW MADRID- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT VERNON...FAIRFIELD...ALBION... MOUNT CARMEL...PINCKNEYVILLE...WEST FRANKFORT...MCLEANSBORO... CAIRO...MOUND BENTON...HARRIS GROVE...KIRKSEY...MURRAY...NEW CONCORD...

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  16. Idaho dairy faces fines after worker deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Safety and Health Administration issued two citations to Sunrise Organic Dairy that totaled a more than $5,000 penalty. OSHA says the employees feeding cows at various times of the day were exposed to an unguarded manure pit. It added that the dairy ...

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  17. Weather 30 mins ago 7:47 a.m.Excessive Heat WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ILZ075>078-081>083-085>087-089>091-094-KYZ007-232130- JEFFERSON-WAYNE INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT VERNON...FAIRFIELD...ALBION... MOUNT CARMEL...WEST METROPOLIS...SMITHLAND 743 AM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016 ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT SUNDAY... ...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IS CANCELLED... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS CANCELLED THE DENSE FOG ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEAST ILLINOIS AND PART OF THE PENNYRILE REGION OF WEST KENTUCKY. HOWEVER...THE EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING FOR SOUTHERN ILLINOIS AND THE HEAT ADVISORY FOR THE PENNYRILE REGION OF WEST KENTUCKY ... (more)

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  18. Chilled by attempt to block noise comments | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Whidbey News-Times

    ... Our health Board is charged to protect our public health, and low-level Growler noise surpasses any World Health, OSHA, or State of Washington noise standards. Just because the Navy is currently exempt from civilian authority does not absolve the ...

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  19. Take precautions while enjoying summer weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Florida Times-Union

    In Florida, we must be even more diligent because of the hot temperatures when we are outside whether exercising, running, playing golf, cutting the lawn, gardening or just working outside because of our jobs. As an avid runner, I try to run on the treadmill during the summer months.

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  20. Jack E. Peterson, Janesville, WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Janesville Gazette

    ... bachelor and master's degrees from UW-River Falls. Jack was employed by the U. S. Government as a safety inspector for OSHA for many years prior to retiring. He loved riding bicycle, canoeing, hunting, fishing, and especially woodworking. Jack ...

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