|Authorities Say 26 Killed in China Mining Accidents|
The government said 1,049 people were killed or missing in coal- mining accidents last year. In comparison, 52 people were killed over the last decade in U.S. coal-mining disasters, according to data from the U.S. National Institute of Occupational ...
NASDAQ - Fri, 18 Apr 2014 02:33
|Event to honor employees killed in workplace accidents|
The York-Adams Central Labor Council will hold its annual Workers Memorial Day observance ceremony at 6 p.m. April 28 at Kiwanis Lake, according to a news release. The Labor Council holds this event in recognition of the creation of the OSHA agency, ...
York Daily Record - Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:37
|The best (and worst) jobs for 2014|
These are people who help patients overcome illness or accidents so they can return to the workforce. "It's very satisfying work," Lee said, explaining that it's one of those jobs that receives more thank-yous than others ... But the fact that it fell ...
USA TODAY - Sat, 19 Apr 2014 04:30
|Why workplace safety programs are needed worldwide (Includes interview and ...|
According to a report from the International Social Security Association every three minutes, somewhere in the world, a person dies in an occupational accident or from an occupational disease. Each second, at least four people are injured in the workplace.
DigitalJournal.com - Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:21
|26 Killed in China Mining Accidents -- Update|
The government said 1,049 people were killed or missing in coal-mining accidents last year. In comparison, 52 people were killed over the last decade in U.S. coal-mining disasters, according to data from the U.S. National Institute of Occupational ...
Wall Street Journal - Fri, 18 Apr 2014 02:33
|Workplace fatalities rise in Worcester County|
The death last week in North Brookfield of 46-year-old WRTA bus driver Nancy Woods was the latest workplace accident. Ms. Woods, of Rutland, was killed April 9 while trying to stop the 8-pasenger bus from rolling downhill. She had gotten out to help a ...
Worcester Telegram - Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:41
|One year since the West, Texas chemical blast|
According to the Huffington Post, in 2012, 1,270 people were killed “in over 30,000 chemical spills and accidents.” The Occupational Safety Hazard Administration (OSHA), which is in charge of overseeing workplace safety, has been gutted by years of ...
World Socialist Web Site - Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:30
|No New Rules Despite Disaster at West, Texas, Fertilizer Facility|
Wall Street Journal - Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:44
|Texas still pondering regulation, a year after West explosion|
Environment & Energy Publishing - Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:18
|Just Saying: Politicians not worker friendly|
Montgomery Congresswoman Martha Roby has been following that script word for word lately as she's gone after the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. OSHA announced a few weeks ago that it would perform targeted inspections of auto parts ...
Montgomery Advertiser - Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:48