|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
|Government urged to extend HSE remit to occupational road accidents|
Insurers have called on the government to focus more closely on occupational road risk, with many urging the Health and Safety Executive to extend its remit to accidents involving fleet drivers. The call follows a meeting last week between the ...
Post Online - Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:43
|Official: Rain, improper shoring caused trench collapse|
Ahee said when excavating, Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration rules and regulations must be followed. A hole has to be wide enough to accommodate the proper slope and grade of soil and there must be proper shoring, such as plywood ...
The Detroit News - Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:35
|Recovery of dead Sterling Heights man to continue into night in Grosse Pointe ...|
The Daily Tribune - Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:42
|Turkish rescuers struggle to reach trapped miners|
Yildiz also criticized those who called the accident in the mine a "natural disaster." "This is not a natural disaster and we have to share everything truthfully with public opinion," he said. "There is blame, as a natural disaster did not happen and ...
Middle East Eye - Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:41
|Turkey: 18 miners remain trapped inside flooded mine|
"Mine accidents are hurting us a lot. We hope to reach ... Turkey passed the Occupational Health and Safety bill in 2012 and launched regulation of Health and Safety in Workplaces in 2013 as part of the EU "acquis," or harmonized leglslation. "But the ...
www.worldbulletin.net - Thu, 30 Oct 2014 03:52
|Hopes fade for 18 trapped Turkish miners|
MSN News - Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:52
|Hopes fade for trapped Turkish coal miners|
Gulf Times - Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:11
|New guidelines added to the MLC 2006|
The ILO has estimated that 6,300 people die every day as a result of occupational accidents or work-related diseases, adding up to more than 2.3 million deaths per year. Costs can be devastating to workers' families and their communities, while the ...
Superyacht News - The Superyacht Report - Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:37
|PERSONNEL FILE: Seven Jackson Kelly attorneys named among Who's Who in ...|
She has extensive experience involving issues under the Occupational Safety and Health Act, the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act and other state and federal safety and health statutes, including the Safe Explosives Act and the Surface Transportation ...
West Virginia Record - Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:22
|Workplace fatality rate ticks down in Michigan|
"I don't think the increase in fatal occupational injuries means that Michigan is becoming a more dangerous place to work," said Debra Chester, project coordinator for Michigan Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation. ... While the economic rebound ...
The Detroit News - Sun, 26 Oct 2014 20:33