- Neb. construction firm fined $14,000 after death Updated: Mar-06-14 3:18 pm
- Indiana workplace safety agency addressing issues Updated: Mar-05-14 8:19 pm
- Workplace safety conference planned in Peoria Updated: Feb-27-14 4:04 am
- Newspaper investigation questions oil field safety Updated: Feb-23-14 1:52 pm
- EPA seeks tougher safety standards for farmworkers Updated: Feb-20-14 4:57 pm
- Whistle-blower fired from Hanford nuclear site Updated: Feb-18-14 6:44 pm
- OSHA cites Oakdale company for health violations Updated: Feb-10-14 3:20 pm
- OSHA cites plating company for alleged violations Updated: Feb-07-14 4:06 am
- Mo. PSC staff: Utility violated rules before blast Updated: Feb-06-14 5:13 pm
- South Africa: 8 miners die in underground fire Updated: Feb-06-14 6:02 am
HASTINGS, Nebraska - A Hastings-based construction company is facing $14,000 in fines for safety violations regulators found after a worker's death.
INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana's workplace safety agency mishandled complaints, put its inspectors under strict time constraints and did not lend proper help to whistleblowers trying to expose hazardous job conditions, a federal report released Wednesday says.
PEORIA, Illinois - A daylong conference for workplace safety professionals will be held next week in Peoria.
HOUSTON - Injury claims, government data and public records of oil field accidents since the start of the onshore drilling and fracking boom in 2007 show the federal government failed to implement safety standards and procedures, according to a Houston Chronicle investigation.
WASHINGTON - The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday proposed strengthening 20-year-old standards aimed at protecting farmworkers from toxic pesticides.
SPOKANE, Washington - Whistle-blower Donna Busche, who raised safety concerns at the nation's most polluted nuclear weapons production site, was fired Tuesday from her job at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation.
OAKDALE, Louisiana - A flavoring manufacturer in Oakdale has been cited by the U.S. Labor Department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration after a fire last year severely burned a worker.
PALATINE, Illinois - The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration is proposing to fine a suburban Chicago company $155,000 for alleged safety violations.
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Missouri Gas Energy failed to take "prompt and adequate" steps to ensure safety the day of a fatal restaurant explosion in Kansas City, according to a Missouri Public Service Commission staff report released Thursday.
JOHANNESBURG - Eight gold miners in South Africa died after a magnitude-2.4 earthquake triggered an underground fire, and rescue teams operating deep below the surface were searching for a ninth missing miner, a mining company said Thursday.