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Construction worker injured after being struck on the head by cinderblock

Construction worker injured after being struck on the head by cinderblock

A construction worker was rushed to hospital Friday afternoon following a workplace incident in New York. The man was working at a construction site in Brooklyn, when he was reportedly…

Company cited after it allowed workers to continue to climb acid tanks despite prior incident

Company cited after it allowed workers to continue to climb acid tanks despite prior incident

A Cleveland auto parts plating facility has been cited after it allowed workers to continue to climb atop acid tanks even after a machine operator suffered burn injuries. The injured…

Company fined for exposing workers to safety hazards

Company fined for exposing workers to safety hazards

A manufacturer in Pennsylvania has been cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for several safety violations. An inspection conducted in June 2015 found safety issues including forklift…

NIOSH study confirms importance of yearly OSHA requirement for annual fit testing

NIOSH study confirms importance of yearly OSHA requirement for annual fit testing

Outcomes of a recently completed NIOSH study supports the importance of the OSHA respirator fit testing requirement on a yearly basis and when physical changes have occurred. Prior to this…

MSHA issues safety alert after mining fatalities

MSHA issues safety alert after mining fatalities

The Mine Safety and Health Administration has issued a Fatal Accidents Alert following the death of two mine workers that occurred within 24 hours of each other. According to the…

Lone-worker fatalities spurs MSHA outreach

Lone-worker fatalities spurs MSHA outreach

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration has launched an initiative to focus on the hazards miners may encounter when working alone. The new initiative comes after…

11 Workers Hurt in Boiler Incident

11 Workers Hurt in Boiler Incident

11 contract workers were reportedly injured at the Axiall Corporation’s Natrium plant in West Virginia early Tuesday morning. According to the company, the incident happened at around 7:00 in the…

Worker Killed In Tree Clearing Incident

Worker Killed In Tree Clearing Incident

A worker was killed after he was pinned between the arm of the machine he was operating and its cab while clearing trees at the Naugatuck High School Wednesday afternoon….

Sago Mine victims remembered

Sago Mine victims remembered

Assistant Secretary of Labor for Mine Safety and Health Joseph A. Main has issued the following statement to mark the 10-year anniversary of the Sago Mine disaster. “On Jan. 2,…

NTSB Says Ice Caused 2013 Fatal Medical Chopper Incident

NTSB Says Ice Caused 2013 Fatal Medical Chopper Incident

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) says ice was the cause of the fatal medical chopper crash in Oklahoma City almost three years ago. NTSB blames ice for the 2013…


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