|TRENDS IN OCCUPATIONAL ACCIDENTS IN TURKEY: IS THE COUNTRY ...|
This month Turkey was shaken by another occupational accident at a residential construction site in the Mecidiyeköy neighborhood in the heart of Istanbul. An elevator dropped to the ground from the 32nd floor of the residential building killing the 10 ...
Daily Sabah - Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:26
|Government urged to extend HSE remit to occupational road accidents|
While there are a number of areas that would benefit from government attention, the most valuable would be "a focus on the HSE being responsible for lost time road accidents so we would get some focus and accountability on people who run fleets ...
Post Online - Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:43
|The 10 Most Dangerous Jobs and How Much They Pay|
People who spend long days behind the wheel, such as workers making regular store deliveries or restaurant take-out drivers, are at a higher risk of having an accident. Truck drivers and a group the BLS calls ... To see how much workers in these ...
TIME - Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:03
|Moure-Eraso: Effective regulation of chemical industry still elusive since ...|
Among other things, the report committed the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to revise its priorities to better identify catastrophic risks in the petrochemical industry. ... The department also committed to develop a "joint ...
Houston Chronicle - Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:08
|Russian roulette in the shale patch I - The oil and gas industry has one of ...|
Occupational fatality data compiled by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reveal that an oil and gas field worker anywhere in the U.S. is more than seven times as likely to suffer a fatal injury on the job as the average industry worker (24.2 deaths ...
Natural Resources Defense Council (blog) - Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:45
|Drilling's worker safety record bodes ill for public health|
Environment & Energy Publishing - Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:48
|Why you should take health and safety issues seriously as a small business|
SmallBusiness.co.uk - Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:26
|Fear Tends to Motivate Our Politics|
However, 34,000 Americans died in auto accidents last year. About a third of these were related to ... Spain's Occupational Safety and Health Administration feared the risk that sailors would fall off the Earth and die. So Chris went to court to argue ...
Southern Pines Pilot - Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:26
|President's executive order on contract worker safety will save lives|
The fate of these six workers could have been changed thousands of miles away from the site of the tragic accident by VSE, a single, large, prime contractor based out of Alexandria, Virginia, which handles storage, auctions or disposal for large ...
Federal Times - Fri, 24 Oct 2014 07:10
|Drivers urged to heed construction sites after worker killed in SC 170 hit-and-run|
Statewide in 2013, eight pedestrians were killed on the job in traffic accidents, down from 10 in 2012, according to the S.C. Occupational Safety and Health Administration. County and state engineers say law enforcement agencies are doing their jobs ...
The State - Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:56