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  1. Parent calls for school board to fund rebuildRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... was and they didn't seem very happy that I was there," Berny said. "The first question they asked me was if I was with OSHA (the Occupational Safety and Health Administration)." School board member David Morgan's 8-year-old daughter, Lailah, is a ...

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  2. Chatting with Coulter and roasting Rubio, Rand, Hillary and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MDJonline.com

    ... the Chamber that we'll give you tort reform, we'll save you from lawyers, we'll save you from regulation, we'll fight OSHA on your behalf and the EPA, but you can't have everything - and if you give them amnesty, we'll never be in a position to give ...

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  3. Maintenance DirectorRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Monster.com

    ... (boiler) license - Plant Management (3-4 years) - State regulated health facility-DADs - A/C equipment (2 years) - OSHA, ADA, Fire and City Code & Life safety Code Please forward your resume to: aguillory@sevenacres.org Apply in person: Monday - ...

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  4. Every week is Safety Week in constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | San Diego Source

    ... safety measures: the safe use of tools, fall protection, proper rigging, the correct use of lifts and scaffolding, and OSHA 10 certification. ABC's instructors emphasize prevention of the "Fatal Four" types of incidents that make up most workplace ...

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  5. ICYMI: No Criminal Charges Filed For Deadly 2014 Beacon St. FireRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Patch.com

    No criminal charges will be pressed against D&J Ironworks for a nine-alarm Back Bay fire that ended the lives of two Boston firefighters, according to a statement from Suffolk District Attorney. A yearlong investigation revealed that while carelessness caused a pair of welders to accidentally start the fire at 298 Beacon St. on March 26, 2014, their actions did not constitute reckless or knowing endangerment of human life - hence, no involuntary manslaughter charges.

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  6. Hartford Agrees to Purchase New Equipment for FirefightersRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | FireHouse.com

    April 25--HARTFORD -- The Hartford Fire Department and Conn-OSHA have entered into an agreement regarding remedies to five serious violations the state agency uncovered during its investigation into the death of city firefighter Kevin Bell. Earlier this month the agency issued citations and fines to the department over equipment-related issues, including a failure to ensure that all firefighters had been fit-tested for their self-contained breathing apparatus in the past year and a failure to ensure that all self-contained breathing apparatus air cylinders were tested every five years, as is required by federal law.

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  7. US Compliance Corp Allows Manufacturers to Focus While Meeting Safety and Environmental RegulationsRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... Corporation has over 25 years of experience keeping more than 1,000 customers across the U.S. and Canada compliant with OSHA and environmental laws. Manufacturers must keep innovating, making better and dynamic products, while U.S. Compliance ...

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  8. JK guest at health, safety Day.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IPPMEDIA

    ... adding that the issue of safety and health at work place involves everyone. Occupational Safety and Health Authority (OSHA) Executive Director Akwilina Kayumba said employers fail to report such incidents owing to lack of knowledge on the laws that ...

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  9. Compromise sought on track noiseRead the original story

    Yesterday | NewsandSentinel.com

    Answers to what can be done in regard to what some in Vienna call a noise hazard are still being sought. During Thursday's meeting of the Vienna City Council, resident Henry Sasyn said in the open forum portion of the meeting that the sounds from the Legendary Hilltop Speedway, off Ohio 7 between Belpre and Marietta, are causing a disturbance.

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  10. Man dies in industrial accident Friday in southeast Oklahoma CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    Rescue crews were called about 5:50 a.m. to Quad/Graphics, 6801 S Sunnylane Ave., and found a man trapped under a piece of machinery. The man was pronounced dead at the scene, police reported.

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  11. Chemicals at work taking their breath away: work-related asthmaRead the original story

    Friday | ScienceBlogs

    ... anhydride) and catalysts." The facility (which is not named in the MMWR or the HHE) had been subject to OSHA inspections in 2007 and 2009. Among other things, the company was cited for an inadequate respiratory protection program. An EPA emergency ...

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  12. Strategies for Avoiding Multi-Employer LiabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | jdsupra.com

    The past influx of federal construction project funds has brought increased scrutiny from OSHA when it comes to multi-employer liability . It appears the enhanced scrutiny is not going away any time soon, especially considering recent government concerns that many general contractors may have improperly classified employees as independent contractors in order to avoid paying employment taxes and other employee costs.

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  13. 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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  14. Dollar Stores Have A Serious ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... fines because of four violations uncovered by inspectors from the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) at an Atlanta area store, TV station WBS reported . The violations were apparently part of a pattern of violations found at ...

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  15. Hartford Fire Department starts resolving violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTNH

    Connecticut Occupational Safety and Health (CONN-OSHA) fined and cited the department for five violations that came to light during inspections after Firefighter Kevin Bell died while fighting a fire last October. The department has agreed to pay ...

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  16. Hartford FD Agrees To Fix OSHA Violations, Replace EquipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hartford Courant

    The Hartford Fire Department and Conn-OSHA have entered into an agreement regarding remedies to five serious violations the state agency uncovered during its investigation into the death of city firefighter Kevin Bell . Earlier this month the agency issued citations and fines to the department over equipment-related issues, including a failure to ensure that all firefighters had been fit-tested for their respective self-contained breathing apparatus in the past year and a failure to ensure that all self-contained breathing apparatus air cylinders were tested every five years, as is required by federal law.

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  17. 2nd Shift Production SuperintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Monster.com

    ... provide employee training. Propose, develop and justify annual operating and expense budgets. Ensure compliance with OSHA, DOT, environmental rules, regulations and policies and maintain appropriate records. Investigate and resolve employee ...

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  18. Michigan company facing $558K fine for worker's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Michigan Radio

    A Michigan plastics company is facing $558,000 in fines for safety violations, including those that led to a worker's death. Last June, Grand Rapids Plastics employee Russel Scharenbroch was crushed to death inside a horizontal injection molding machine he was cleaning.

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  19. State Representative Harkins to Introduce Bill Expanding Workplace Safety OversightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WICU12 Erie

    An area state lawmaker next week will introduce legislation to establish OSHA-like safety rules for public and government employers currently exempt from federal safety standards. OSHA stands for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

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  20. Teacher Says School Forced Him Out Over His Safety ConcernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NBC Connecticut

    ... claims. He met several more times with school faculty, and in October, the academy hired a consultant to perform a mock OSHA audit. The consultant returned an 18-page report detailing the wood shop's safety violations and, according to the suit, ...

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