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Drink up this summer!

By Caitlin Kehoe

There is one particular day of my life that I will never forget. I was in junior high, and it was one of the last days before summer vacation. 436 more words

Safety Blog

For working families, 2015 session yields mixed results – and uncertainty

The frenzied finish at the Capitol yielded mixed – and uncertain – results for Minnesota’s working families.

Although the Legislature approved a record investment in long-term care before adjourning last night, unions said lawmakers squandered an opportunity to use the state’s $1.9 billion budget surplus to restore cuts to public schools, expand access to pre-kindergarten and rebuild the state’s transportation infrastructure. 840 more words

Politics

DuPont Cited for Worker Safety Violations

“Four people lost their lives and their families lost loved ones because DuPont did not have proper safety procedures in place,” said Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health Dr. 37 more words

Corporations

Getting Ready for Forklift Safety Day

The Industrial Truck Association has announced it’s second annual Forklift Safety Day, to be held June Tuesday, June 9. You can register to attend the event… 498 more words

Akron

Safety tips during construction and renovation

The concept of renovation insurance is rare in India, which is why it is important that you pay extra attention to the safety measures been taken by your contractor, both for the safety of your house as well as the labor on site whose health and safety is most often ignored. 116 more words

Construction Safety

SeaWorld San Diego Cited Over Orca Worker Safety

SAN DIEGO (AP) — SeaWorld San Diego has been cited for failing to train workers to safely interact with its killer whales.

UT San Diego reports that the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health issued four citations this week that carry nearly $26,000 in fines. 99 more words

News

Local Workers Celebrate Workers' Memorial Day

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It’s called Workers’ Memorial Day, and on Tuesday morning a crowd assembled to commemorate the lives of those who have lost their lives on the job. 237 more words

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