Atlantic Sales & Salvage operating as Universal Processing, LLC received fines over $93,000 from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for the December 12, 2017 death of 22 year old Alvaro Esteban. 134 more words
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OSHA noticed fines of $27,713 in death of James Lay, 61 of Topeka Kansas. Lay was killed in accident at Goodyear plant on March 14 2017. 429 more words
Entek International won a gag order this month against Oregon officials who wanted to tell residents about a chemical in the air near the company’s Lebanon factory, saying the state had no evidence Entek was polluting illegally. 35 more words
Today is National Hairball Awareness Day!
Are you as excited about that as I am?
Today is the day we acknowledge our feline friends and their propensity to groom themselves to point hacking up a wet ball of fur on your good shoes (Your cat literally stepped over multiple pairs of old sneakers to deposit her gift on expensive leather.) 365 more words
Four workers from St. Louis will not be alive to observe Workers Memorial Day on April 28 this year. Their unnecessary deaths earlier in the month are a stark reminder that despite calls for cutting back government regulations, we cannot allow workplace safety standards or enforcement to be reduced. 604 more words
A recently published research paper finds that corporate managers will sacrifice workers’ safety in order to meet investor earnings expectations.
The paper authored by Judson Caskey, an associate professor of accounting at UCLA, and N. 671 more words