|NTSB Cites Ineffective Safety Management in Five Metro-North RR Accidents|
The National Transportation Safety Board has concluded that five recent accidents involving Metro-North Railroad, part of New York's Metropolitan Transit Authority, were caused by recurring safety issues, "including inadequate and ineffective track ...
Occupational Health and Safety - Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:30
|Report: Metro-North, Federal Agency Share Blame For Crashes|
Hartford Courant - Tue, 28 Oct 2014 09:46
|Cost of occupational accidents and diseases is roughly equivalent to 4% of ...|
According to him, 2.3 million people were killed by workplace accidents and diseases per year; there were 337 million workplace accidents recorded; 160 million people were affected by occupational disease and that the cost of occupational accidents and ...
Zawya (registration) - Mon, 03 Nov 2014 00:37
|Deadly DuPont leak exposes safety, response failures|
Nearly a week after the accident, officials have said only that the release exceeded the minimum reportable quantity of 100 pounds. The accident remains under investigation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, the Chemical Safety Board ...
Houston Chronicle - Sat, 22 Nov 2014 18:43
|Texas DuPont workers died from accidental asphyxiation: coroner|
NEWS.GNOM.ES - Wed, 19 Nov 2014 08:30
|Ex-WSI insider says safety took a backseat|
Those lowest-in-the nation premiums contribute to a lax workplace safety environment resulting in North Dakota's highest-in-the-nation occupational death rate, Haas argues. WSI did not ... “WSI plays a vital role in preventing workplace accidents by ...
Bismarck Tribune - Sat, 22 Nov 2014 21:03
|Davutoğlu announces new occupational safety program|
"Our government is determined to take all the precautions necessary and apply them in real life in order to improve occupational standards," said Davutoğlu. Davutoğlu reminded that after the major elevator accident on the day the government received a ...
Daily Sabah - Wed, 12 Nov 2014 01:19
|What will the new workplace safety regulation package entail?|
Journal of Turkish Weekly - Thu, 13 Nov 2014 07:45
As an occupational therapist, I have mixed feelings about this. Causes of traumatic brain injury include, but are not limited to motor-vehicle accidents, falls by children and seniors, shaken-baby syndrome and blasts in war zones. While it's good that ...
MiamiHerald.com - Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:00
|Chivas Brothers has the right blend of safety measures|
Chivas Brothers has had its approach to the prevention of accidents and dedication to the wellbeing of its employees recognised with two accolades at the RoSPA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents) Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2014.
The Dumbarton and Vale of Leven Reporter - Sun, 23 Nov 2014 01:56
|Israel: Workplace Accidents Grow as Preventive Funding Drops|
According to the report of a government committee headed by Israel Military Industries Chairman Udi Adam, the Israeli economy currently loses 2.5 million workdays and about 10 billion shekels ($2.65 billion) per year to workplace accidents and ...
Bloomberg BNA - Wed, 05 Nov 2014 09:37