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50 min ago | KXLY-TV Spokane
The industrial accident that cost a Spokane man his leg has triggered thousands of dollars in fines for alleged safety violations at the Purina mill.
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4 hrs ago | SFBay
California's workplace safety agency issued citations totaling $210,000 to BART for violations in connection with an incident last October when a BART train struck and killed two workers.
7 hrs ago | East Bay Express
Cal-OSHA noted that a BART manager who was training another non-union employee to drive trains during the strike was seated in a passenger car and could not even see the track when the train struck and killed the two workers.
8 hrs ago | Patch.com
Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey announced Thursday a program aimed at beefing up enforcement of environmental and workplace safety laws.
OSHA has proposed its budget for fiscal year 2015 and there are already many contentious positions being taken regarding what had been hailed as overly aggressive enforcement positions by OSHA.
A representative from the Occupational Safety & Health Administration visited the Martha's Vineyard Hospital last week following the detection of high counts of carbon monoxide in the boiler room in late March.
The blast Wednesday at the Rio Ammunition plant in McEwen, about 55 miles west of Nashville, killed Rodney Edwards and critically injured Joey Clark, who was being treated at Vanderbilt University Medical Center on Thursday.
BART General Manager Grace Crunican issued the below statement after it was announced that Cal/OSHA would be issuing three citations in the wake of the fatal accident that killed two BART workers on the tracks last fall.
Joshua Pudsey, 42, was killed when a large branch fell on him while trimming trees outside his employer's home in November 2013.
BART employees along with the National Transportation Safety Board investigate the scene on Oct. 20, 2013, where a four-car northbound Bay Point train was involved in the deaths of two workers the previous day in Walnut Creek.
Sheppard was a BART special projects manager, Daniels was a contractor and consulting engineer.
A year after a fertilizer plant exploded in West, Texas, no new regulations have even been filed , let alone passed, according to the Texas Tribune.
Lorain County Joint Vocational School officials are pleased that two carpentry lab air quality and particulate tests showed no concerns.
A late March raid on a Bozeman, Montana ammunition case processor was due more to the company not showing proper deference to government regulators than it was about lack of compliance with environmental rules, the head a statewide gun rights group charged in a press release Tuesday .
Durr Heavy Construction fired back Wednesday against accusations by several workers at the Iberville Housing redevelopment site that the company had created an unsafe work environment and that one of its subcontractors threatened the life of a whistleblower who reported the alleged violations.
The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Salt Lake City-based Sinclair Oil for seven violations stemming from a September 2013 incident at the Sinclair Refinery in Sinclair, Wyoming.
According to OSHA, the 40-year-old construction standard for electric power line work is being made consistent with the corresponding general industry standard .