OSHA has fined a Geismar biodiesel plant $70,000 and has cited a biofuels company over a September hydrogen gas explosion. Read more
OSHA said it began an inspection of D&J Enterprises in mid-January as part of its National Emphasis Program on trenching and excavation. Read more
OSHA, a division of the U.S. Department of Labor, said it began an investigation after it learned of two explosions at the Madison County plant on Oct. 1, 2015. Read more
Daeil had 15 business days to respond to the citations. It can either comply with OSHA’s findings, request a conference with Mr. Roesler, or contest the findings altogether. Read more
OSHA is investigating a chemical explosion at the Dow Chemical Co. in North Andover that critically injured four people. Read more
We’ve seen mining accidents and recovery efforts play out on the news and recently, a movie was made about a well-known mining accident. Read more
Karee Battenfield filed a $7.9 million wrongful death lawsuit in Multnomah County Circuit Court. Read more
A 51-year-old worker, Billy Robert Alexander, died in an accident involving a pressurized hydraulic hose that exploded while he was at work. Read more
Federal workplace safety officials have cited a Baton Rouge, La., contractor following a trench collapse in which a 24-year-old worker, Isidro Martinez, was killed. Read more
The company has been fined $5,850 for fall hazard related falls in the past, according to OSHA. Read more
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