- Agency says open-flame heater on rig's floor caused accident Updated: Jun-17-15 3:58 pm
COALGATE, Oklahoma - Federal officials say an open-flame heater on the floor of an oil rig likely sparked a December fire that killed three and injured two in Coalgate.
- OSHA says BNSF Railway retaliated against worker Updated: Jun-17-15 2:17 pm
SEATTLE - The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration says an investigation found BNSF Railway retaliated against a train conductor after he reported a knee injury.
- OSHA investigating crane construction death at Penn State Updated: Jun-17-15 9:41 am
STATE COLLEGE, Pennsylvania - Federal workplace safety officials are investigating the death of a construction worker on Penn State's main campus.
- Springfield manufacturer cited after worker's death at plant Updated: Jun-16-15 8:32 am
SPRINGFIELD, Missouri - The federal government has cited a Springfield-based manufacturer after a worker at the company plant died in January.
- OSHA: RI company lacks effective blood hazard safeguards Updated: Jun-15-15 7:34 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - An East Greenwich company that ships clean needles and other medical supplies to clinics nationwide has been cited by federal workplace safety inspectors for not adequately protecting its employees against exposure to contaminated needlesticks and bloodborne pathogen hazards.
- OSHA cites Ford, construction company in Kansas City death Updated: Jun-11-15 4:33 pm
CLAYCOMO, Missouri - A federal agency has cited Ford Motor Co. and a Kansas City company for violations after the death of a 52-year-old contractor crushed by a piece of equipment at the automaker's Kansas City assembly plant.
- OSHA says violations by companies, Navy led to worker deaths Updated: Jun-06-15 3:39 pm
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii - A federal agency says workplace safety violations led to the deaths of two workers at Pearl Harbor last December.
- OSHA recommends fines after explosion at Kansas company Updated: Jun-05-15 9:09 am
ATCHISON, Kansas - Federal labor officials are recommending a northeast Kansas railcar company be fined $46,900 for violations found after an explosion injured nine employees, two seriously.