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  1. Children among victims in list of Bay City overdose callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    However, one of the most disturbing pieces of info from the release was how young some of the victims were. Several local high school students are in trouble with the law after police received reports of drag racing on a busy state highway.

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  2. Safety violation that led to worker's death brings $500K fine for KC contractorRead the original story

    Wednesday | Business Journal

    A Kansas City company called Fastrack Erectors was fined $500,000 by a federal court in Missouri after it was found guilty of violating Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations and causing the death of an ironworker.

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  3. Council committee unanimously approves contentious construction safety billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Real Deal

    ... facilities available for workers to meet that deadline. By March 2018, workers have to complete the equivalent of OSHA 10, a 10-hour course sponsored by the Occupational Safety and Heath Administration. Workers will then complete an additional 30 ...

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  4. Death at Amazon warehouse under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PennLive.com

    ... The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the death, said spokeswoman Joanna Hawkins. She said OSHA has up to six months to complete its investigation. In 2014, a worker at the warehouse died after she was pinned and crushed ...

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  5. Four rail hazmat training classes availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    ... tools will allow rail workers to protect themselves, their co-workers and their communities. This training addresses OSHA and DOT required training in addition to procedures, different levels of response and worker protection in a hazardous ...

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  6. 10-Hour Construction StandardsRead the original story

    Wednesday | State of Maine

    This 1 1/2-day course offers basic information on several of the OSHA standards for construction . Attendees who complete the course will receive an OSHA 10-hour course completion certificate.

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  7. Court Orders Bay City Landscaper to Stop Operations following MIOSHA OrderRead the original story

    Wednesday | State of Michigan

    Media Contact: LARA Communications 517-373-9280 Email: [email protected] September 20, 2017 On September 18, 2017, a Bay County Circuit Court Judge issued a judgment against Sunset Tree Service & Landscaping, LLC of Bay City in a lawsuit filed by Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Director Shelly Edgerton. The suit was filed by Director Edgerton to seek enforcement of a Cease Operations Order she authorized against the company earlier this spring.

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  8. Revised construction-safety bill still misses the markRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Crain's New York Business

    ... taking into account the differences between trades? Some trades may need more training, but for others the standard OSHA 10-hour course is sufficient. To really draft a correct bill, the City Council needed to review each trade, look at the ...

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  9. Judge orders Bay County tree service to stop operations after violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MLive.com

    A judge has ordered a Bay County tree service to cease operations after it allegedly ignored orders from the state to address multiple job-site hazards and violations. On Monday, Sept.

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  10. Executives, College Students Honored with ARTBA's Women Leaders AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... and staff on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge between Virginia and Maryland, and Virginia's I-495/95 project. Tuomey is an OSHA compliance expert and OSHA outreach trainer, making her a leader in the field of construction safety. She also established the ...

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  11. Judge orders Bay City landscaper to stop operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    The move comes after the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration executed a Cease Operations Order against Sunset Tree Service & Landscaping, LLC. MIOSHA issued the order in early May after it claimed Sunset hadn't fixed hazards the company was cited for in June of 2016. I t also issued 12 new citations.

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  12. DEMDACO recalling infant bib and bootie set due to choking hazardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    DEMDACO is recalling their infant bib and bootie sets after discovering the rattles sewn into the booties can detach, posing a choking hazard. This recall involves the Story Time bib and bootie sets for infants ages 3-6 months.

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  13. Improving worker safety in meat and poultry processingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | National Provisioner

    ... as the National Safety Council's Journey to Safety Excellence and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) Safe and Sound Week participation guide also offer great methods to identify hazards and engage employees, says Bonkers. ...

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  14. Labor protections at risk, Trump foes warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Finance and Commerce

    ... after one of its workers was struck and killed by machining parts. Jordan Barab, former deputy assistant chief of OSHA under President Barack Obama, took to his blog on the day of Trump's speech to remind the public that Loren Cook Co., which ...

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  15. Harvest a peak time for accidents involving childrenIta s National...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Norwalk Reflector

    ... reports that at least 26 U.S. workers were killed in grain engulfments in 2010, the highest on record. Since then, OSHA has inspected numerous bins and is committed to changing the "it won't happen to me" mindset, Funkenbusch said. All augers and ...

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  16. Workplace violence guidelines remain in place under Trump administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Business Insurance

    ... a San Francisco-based partner with Conn Maciel Carey P.L.L.C., said during a firm webinar on Tuesday. Just last month, OSHA issued Pembroke, Massachusetts-based UHS of Westwood Pembroke Inc., doing business as Lowell Treatment Center, a notification ...

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  17. Farm safety message felt locallyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Ellsworth Reporter

    Farming can be a dangerous profession. Although safety features on today's farms and equipment have provided more protection than ever before, the constantly increasing size of farm equipment and the demand to produce more poses ongoing risks to the safety of both the farmer and those around them.

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  18. Startup profile: Sportscale, helping athletic organizations improve weigh-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Local Tech Wire

    Sportscale's name says it all about the mission of this two-year-old startup: Providing a patented device called the Sportscale to improve weigh-ins by sports organizations so they can meet federal requirements. "State high school athletic associations, the NCAA, National Football League , military, and even OSHA have specific requirements for regular weigh-ins to monitor weight as an indicator of hydration status," explains CEO Sharon Rogers Moore."

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  19. Infrared lit sensors can spot carbon-dioxideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Electronics Weekly

    ... CO2 sensor that takes 20 measurements per second is also portable The US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has set a permissible exposure limit (PEL) for CO2 of 5,000ppm (0.5%) in an eight-hour working day. It reports that ...

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  20. Health & Safety Institute to Offer Discounted Courses to Support Hurricane Clean-Up EffortsRead the original story

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    Health & Safety Institute is offering discounted pricing on its Summit Training Source OSHA 10- and 30-Hour and HAZWOPER 8-, 24- and 40-Hour courses from now until November 30, 2017 to assist with the clean-up efforts from hurricanes Harvey and Irma. In addition to offering these discounted prices to all businesses and government agencies - whether or not they will be directly involved in the clean-up efforts - HSI will donate a portion of the proceeds from those sales to One America Appeal, the fundraising charity established by the five living former U.S. presidents to specifically help the victims of Harvey and Irma.

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