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The Fatal Four: OSHA Safety Standards - Business.com
Business.com
Construction workers are highly susceptible to workplace injuries. Here are the standards you must follow to prevent accidents at work.
OSHA cites plastics company for fall, machine, electrical hazardsBusiness Insurance
Construction Safety: Deadly SeriousConstruction Equipment Guide

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Dayton Daily News

OSHA Cites Company for Operating Damaged Forklift ...
Occupational Health and Safety
OSHA responded to complaints that Rural King Supply Inc. allowed workers to operate a damaged forklift despite worker reports of faulty brakes. Upon investigation, OSHA determined that the company failed to perform necessary repairs or discontinue use ...
Rural King fined for forklift violations at Dayton-area storeDayton Daily News
US DOL Proposes Penalties For Farm Supply Company For ...WorkersCompensation.com (press release)

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Eleventh Circuit Highlights Importance of Safety Training in Affirming Willful Violation of OSHA Standard
The National Law Review
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited the employer for a willful violation of 29 C.F.R. § 1926.501(b)(4)(i) for failing to protect its employees from falls. The administrative law judge concluded the supervisor's actions ...

 

Fortune

Tesla Under OSHA Investigation for Worker Safety as Elon Musk Ramps Up Model 3 Production
Fortune
California's Division of Occupational Safety and Health has opened an investigation into Tesla and workplace hazards at its Fremont., Calif., factory in the midst of an aggressive move by CEO Elon Musk to run the plant around the clock to meet ...
Tesla Model 3 production aims for 6000 units per week in June after upgrade in May – ~5000 with margin of error ...Electrek
Tesla says its factory is safer. But it left injuries off the booksReveal
A Not So Revealing Story | TeslaTesla
Jalopnik -Paul Tan's Automotive News
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USA TODAY

Tesla hit with workplace safety probe as it cranks up factory
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO — The same day Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced that he was going to crank up the pace of his assembly line, California regulators opened an investigation into whether the electric automaker violated workplace safety rules. California's ...
Inspection opened into Tesla for workplace safetyCNNMoney
California workplace safety agency opens probe into TeslaCNBC
California Is Investigating Tesla For Workplace SafetyFuturism
CBS San Francisco Bay Area -Silicon Valley Business Journal -Los Angeles Times -Reveal
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PR Web (press release)

OSHA Sponsors 5th Annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction the Week of May 7-11, 2018
PR Web (press release)
The OSHA Training Institute Education Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District, the only OSHA authorized OTI Education Center headquartered in Northern California, is announcing OSHA's National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in ...

 

Safety+Health magazine

OSHA offering free employer resources for National Safety Stand-Down
Safety+Health magazine
Washington — To help employers prepare for the fifth annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction, set to take place May 7-11, OSHA is offering a number of online resources. Falls are the leading cause of death among construction ...
As OSHA Rules Change, Employers Must Plan Aheadbusinessjournaldaily.com

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OSHA Cites Contractor for Exposing Workers to Trenching, Other Safety Hazards
Occupational Health and Safety
OSHA has cited excavation contractor Kamphuis Pipeline Company for exposing workers to trench cave-ins and other safety hazards while installing water metering pits and lines. Kamphuis Pipeline Company faces proposed penalties of $454,750. After an ...

 

SUN News Report (press release)

Employer responsibility at communication towers
Safety.BLR.com
Depending on their role at the worksite, multiple employers may or may not be cited if a worker safety violation occurs (see OSHA's Multi-Employer Citation Policy). But regardless of who bears the majority of legal liability, no member of the employer ...
OSHA's Communication Tower Best Practices GuideSUN News Report (press release)

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KATC Lafayette News

CSB: Undefined job roles, turpentine led to PCA explosion that killed 3
KATC Lafayette News
It was unclear who was responsible for maintaining the Packaging Corporation of America tank that exploded and killed three contract workers last year, and that caused turpentine to accumulate in the vessel that the U.S. Chemical Safety Board said is ...
INVESTIGATION: PCA 'missed opportunities' in preventing 2017 fatal explosionKALB News (press release)

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