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  1. Painting Contractor Gets 2nd CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PaintSquare

    ... in locking out a shot blast machine and allowed employees to enter the machine while it was operating, according to OSHA. The photos do not depict P&W and are for illustrative purposes only. "Twice in three years, employees at P & W Painting ...

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  2. Mobile and Overhead Crane Inspection Checklists Available at CICB.ComRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... website. These forms are a valuable aid in maintaining accurate data that is required by the U.S. Department of Labor (OSHA) for the Monthly Inspections. Properly maintained cranes are essential for safe and productive operations, and are critical ...

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  3. Council approves $3.9M for construction education at Bush AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... employees working on HAS-designated construction projects will be required to attend a mandatory training class where OSHA and Houston Airport System safety and security guidelines and requirements are laid out in a detailed fashion. Contractor ...

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  4. Beverage companies investigated in death of Bravo TV star Greg PlittRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | LA Daily News

    ... Wednesday whether Plitt was an employee of these companies and therefore subject to employee/employer regulations, Cal/OSHA spokeswoman Kathleen Hennessy said. The 37-year-old bodybuilder, Bravo reality TV star and popular fitness trainer, who was ...

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  5. Effective Training Program Essential Before Using Aerial LiftsRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2013 | Building Operating Management

    ... quantity discounts. The courses explain applicable regulations from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) , covers hazards identification and avoidance, and contain practical and safe work habits. Topics covered include: hazards, ...

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  6. Orca whales Tilikum, Lolita may be freed, 'Blackfish' SeaWorld whales endangeredRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... and shouldn't be trusted. Yet they made trainers do stunts requiring close interaction and intimacy with whales. OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) found SeaWorld liable for endangering staff. SeaWorld said it had no knowledge that ...

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  7. FirstEnergy Generation Fleet Achieves Reliable Operating Record and...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Electric Energy Online

    ... by 50 percent in 2014. FirstEnergy's fossil fleet achieved an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recordable incident rate historically among the best in the industry and the top decile of its peers. Collectively, FirstEnergy's ...

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  8. OSHA investigates Farmington fatal facility accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTNH

    OSHA is investigating after a man was killed on the job at Stanely Access Technologies. According to police they went out to the company on Scott Swamp Road in Farmington and medical units treated 65 year old Neil Hynick of Schofield, Wisconsin for a head injury sustained after a bundle of aluminum being removed from a truck fell on top of Hynick.

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  9. Asbestos found by police union clears one officeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... any particles in the air, and the amount was so low that it did not meet the abatement clearance criteria, Shaw said. OSHA has ordered quarterly testing of the air in the building. For the past couple months since the severity of the asbestos ...

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  10. Just Camo Announces New Sister Company, The Range of Richfield, to Carry Just Camo MerchandiseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... design. Committed to safety, the Range of Richfield is sound resistant, secure, well-lit, and ventilated to meet strict OSHA, ASHRE, AND EPA regulations. The Range at Richfield's retail area features a variety of Just Camo merchandise, including ...

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  11. OSHA looking into Viaero tower collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration in Nebraska is investigating the Viaero cell phone tower collapse after the company called and reported the incident. Area Director for OSHA in Nebraska Bonita Winingham says they will look into tools that were used, work that took place prior to the collapse, and interview employees, management, authorities that were on the scene and any witnesses.

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  12. Chevron Management Failures Led to Massive August 2012 Explosion in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | East Bay Express

    The federal Chemical Safety Board on Wednesday issued the final installment of its stinging indictment of Chevron for the huge fire on August 6, 2012 at its Richmond refinery. The fireball spread a cloud of toxic smoke over Richmond and prompted 15,000 residents to seek medical treatment.

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  13. The Sad Reason Disney Pulled Starbucks' New Purple Monorail MugRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    Recently, Walt Disney World and Starbucks released a new line of designer mugs to represent all of the different theme parks in the famed amusement park. But, as the mugs hit the stands, one in particular brought up an unsettling past.

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  14. Midlothian Steel Plant Has Good Safety Record: TCEQRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | NBC Dallas

    ... ral agency, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, turned up no complaints at the facility in recent years. OSHA investigates workplace accidents.

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  15. Albemarle (ALB) Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... 42% fewer injuries in 2014 than in 2013 and dramatically lower the severity of those injuries that did occur. Our 2014 OSHA recordable rate was 0.327, which we expect will place us in the top quartile of companies in the American Chemistry Council. ...

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  16. Ordinance Requires 3rd-Party Testing of City ElectriciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2013 | Electrical Construction and Maintenance

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  17. FPL Solar Rebate Applicants Experience Technical Difficulties Twice in 2 WeeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2013 | Electrical Construction and Maintenance

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  18. New Public Employment Laws for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | JD Supra

    ... specific questions or need additional information, you are encouraged to contact your legal counsel. This law brings OSHA "into the 21st Century" by amending Labor Code section 6409.1, to allow employers, to make reports of serious illness or injury ...

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  19. Utility safety: Eco-friendly bird control from BirdBufferRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Utility Products

    ... gadgets - spikes, netting, traps, decoys, sound repellents, and sticky gels that don't work. With a range of tested OSHA-friendly bird control products to suit commercial needs, BirdBuffer has a solution that works. New patented models - BirdBufferA ...

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  20. Safety products: Custom electrical safety programs and proceduresRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Utility Products

    Work safety equipment: AVO Training Institute identifies problem areas and can assist you in developing a solution that fits your needs and budget. We assess facilities for safety hazards and compliance with OSHA, NEC, NFPA 70E, NESC, MSHA and other electrical regulations .

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