The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a final rule requiring employers to notify OSHA when an employee is killed on the job or suffers a work-related hospi... Read more
A worker at a Houston packaging plant, who lost his arm while operating a machine, has filed a lawsuit against the business and a staffing firm that helped him get the job. Blas Esteban Soli... Read more
A jury in northern New Jersey has awarded more than $2.7 million to the family of a man killed and several workers injured in a 2008 blast at a metal casting plant. The jury in Hackensack aw... Read more
Oil giant BP has agreed to pay an additional $13 million to settle charges of failing to fix safety violations at its Texas City oil refinery after a 2005 explosion killed 15 workers. The se... Read more
A manufacturing facility in Texas has been fined $58,000 by federal regulators for exposing workers to safety hazards. OSHA has cited Progressive Inc., located in Arlington, with 15 safety v... Read more
According to federal safety inspectors who investigated a floor collapse at a casino construction project in Cincinnati, Ohio, six companies involved have been cited for safety violations an... Read more
A North Carolina jury has awarded $14.6 million to seven people hurt in an explosion at a now closed ConAgra Slim Jim factory in Garner, N.C. The jurors awarded more than $12 million to two... Read more
Lawyers in our firm are currently handling several cases that underscore how important it is to maintain a safe workplace, including the machinery that workers use every day. In the first ca... Read more
Six underground coal mines in Kentucky have been shut down by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration. The mines had received numerous citations and closur... Read more
Target Corp. is appealing a federal court jury’s decision to award a Greer woman $3.1 million after the superstore wrongly accused her of trying to pass a counterfeit bill in Greenvill... Read more
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