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TSB says Timmins train derailment shows new safety standards inadequate

TIMMINS, Ont. – Canada’s transport investigator says a freight train derailment in northern Ontario earlier this month suggests new safety requirements for tank cars carrying flammable liquids are inadequate. 114 more words


Just Announced: New OSHA 1910.269 Enforcement Timeline

Please be advised that Edison Electric Institute (EEI) has announced it recently reached a settlement agreement with OSHA regarding final federal rule 1910.269 affecting those that work in electric power generation, transmission and distribution. 426 more words

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Stop the Train Wreck Known as the Trans Pacific Partnership

The Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) is the largest income redistribution scam of all time, and it’s being perpetrated on the American public by the corporate news media, Democrats and Republicans, Wall Street, and the 1 percent. 514 more words

Final Steps for OSHA 1910.269 Compliance

Important Note: As of February 2015, compliance dates have changed for enforcement of OSHA standard 1910.269. These changes impact dates listed in this post. Click here for complete details and updated deadlines… 536 more words

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Abu Faour and the Food Scandal- Beirut Port

Abu Faour is on the go! Today he went on a new tour, this time inside the Beirut Port with Minister of Agriculture Akram Chehayeb and Economy Minister Alain Hakim. 191 more words


Abu Faour and the Food Scandal- Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport

Health Minister Wael Abu Faour along with Public Works Minister Ghazi Zoeiter visited the Beirut Rafic Hariri International Airport on Tuesday, December 23.

Following a tour inside the airport, Minister Zoeiter declared that warehouses at the airport are “death chambers for the health of citizens”. 110 more words