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Highway Worker Killed After Being Hit by Vehicle, Driver Jailed

Highway Worker Killed After Being Hit by Vehicle, Driver Jailed

A road construction worker was killed after he was hit by a vehicle while on a job related task in Northeast Nebraska Sunday morning. The Nebraska State Patrol said, 42-year-old…

Mill Worker Killed in Industrial Incident in County Bartow

Mill Worker Killed in Industrial Incident in County Bartow

A tragic workplace incident cost the life of a mill worker after he was reportedly trapped in a machine Saturday afternoon. Authorities are investigating a fatal industrial incident at the…

Construction Worker Hurt After Falling Nearly 25 Feet at Housing Project

Construction Worker Hurt After Falling Nearly 25 Feet at Housing Project

A construction worker was brought to a hospital after falling from a senior housing apartment project Tuesday morning. According to reports, the man was erecting steel for the Columbus Street…

No mines eligible for POV status for the first time since reforms were implemented, MSHA reports

No mines eligible for POV status for the first time since reforms were implemented, MSHA reports

No mine in the country met the Patterns of Violation screening criteria. This is according to the Mine Safety and Health Administration for the first time since the POV reforms…

MSHA releases results of special impact inspections in December 2016

MSHA releases results of special impact inspections in December 2016

Federal inspectors issued 132 citations and two order orders during special impact inspections conducted at 10 coal mines and five metal and nonmetal mines in December 2016. The special impact…

Man killed in tractor rollover while cleaning up storm debris in McGregor

Man killed in tractor rollover while cleaning up storm debris in McGregor

A 72-year-old man has been killed after the tractor he was operating rolled over, trapping him underneath. The man was cleaning up storm damage in McGregor about 8.30am Friday when…

Stay safe when working in cold, urged NIOSH director

Stay safe when working in cold, urged NIOSH director

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health through its Director, Dr John Howard urges all workers to prioritize safety while working in cold weather conditions. According to the National…

OSHA renews alliance to train and protect workers on the job

OSHA renews alliance to train and protect workers on the job

U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently renewed its alliance with Toledo Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee to train workers about hazards on the job. The alliance…

Worker Injured After 3,000lbs Steel Coil Falls on His Leg

Worker Injured After 3,000lbs Steel Coil Falls on His Leg

A worker sustained non-life threatening injury after a 3,000 pound of steel coil fell on his leg at a warehouse in Bolingbrook Tuesday morning. The worker believed to be in…

Feed producer cited for exposing workers to safety hazards

Feed producer cited for exposing workers to safety hazards

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited Land O Lakes Purina Food LLC for several work safety violations with proposed penalties of up to $40,200. OSHA inspectors found that the…


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