Charlotte, NC – Saying a “growing influx of new and inexperienced workers” is contributing to an increase in the number of U.S. construction deaths, the Associated General Contractors of America and Carolinas Associated General Contractors have issued a… 207 more words
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With protests and anger emanating from Alberta’s rural regions, the NDP government is amending legislation aimed at making farms safer.
Much of the anger over Bill 6 is the belief it means children or neighbours can no longer help out on the farm. 532 more words
The day after dozens of Alberta farmers gathered at the legislature to protest proposed farm safety legislation, Premier Rachel Notley said there’s been an “unfortunate level of miscommunication” with family farmers about the law. 599 more words
We all know people who get light-headed at the sight of blood. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued an interpretation letter, advising that an incident in which a worker fainted at the sight of his own blood was “work-related”. 184 more words