Category Archives: Workplace Safety

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) recently released its report on the ten most dangerous jobs in the country, based on workplace injuries and deaths from 2013. Although the bureau reports that the number of workplace fatalities were the … Continue reading

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In 2006, a pipe fitter named Gerald Daugherty was hired in a temporary position at a power plant close to the Quad Cities. Since Daugherty lived in Springfield at that time, he decided to move closer to his job in … Continue reading

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OSHA, or the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, is responsible for keeping workers safe at their jobs.  They regulate businesses by setting safety guidelines that should be followed.  They are also responsible for enforcing penalties for lapses in safety. Recently … Continue reading

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