Safety and OSHA News

Safety coordinator, general manager charged with lying during OSHA investigation

A federal grand jury has indicted two managers, alleging they lied and threatened employees during an OSHA investigation into an employee’s death.  [Read more…]

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Company and owners charged with violations related to 2 workers’ deaths

Two owners of a railcar cleaning company face prison time in connection with environmental and worker safety violations related to two workers’ deaths in 2015.  [Read more…]

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CEO, plant manager face jail due to Hurricane Harvey chemical release, fire

Photo: U.S. Chemical Safety Board

A prosecutor notes that while indictments against corporations and their managers for environmental and safety crimes are rare, “those who poison our environment will be prosecuted when the evidence justifies it.” Now two managers face jail time in connection with one of the worst storms in U.S. history.  [Read more…]

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