by Josh Israel Posted on October 21, 2014 Updated: October 21, 2014
A tragic August death at an Arizona gun range made national headlines due to its horrific circumstance: a nine-year-old girl shooting and killing her instructor with an Uzi submachine gun.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 8, 2014 Updated: September 8, 2014
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has deemed a scrap metal company to be a "severe violator" of safety rules after years of neglect.
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 8, 2014
More than 4,600 workers were killed on the job in 2012, and another 50,000 died from job-related diseases.
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by Rebecca Leber Posted on May 1, 2014
The oil and gas industry fatality rate is almost eight times the average industry rate.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on February 26, 2014
Federal regulations and investigations haven't been enough to stem the climbing death and injury rates in the oil industry.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on February 20, 2014
The new rule issued by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration will protect workers in factories, farms, and other parts of the supply chain who report food safety violations.
by Bryce Covert Posted on October 11, 2013
The fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people could result in a fine that pales in comparison to the damage caused.
by Bryce Covert Posted on August 29, 2013
Sequestration budget cuts will take a huge toll on government agencies' ability to keep workers safe.
by Bryce Covert Posted on August 1, 2013
The chemical plant explosion in West, TX has sparked a look into federal oversight of these facilities.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 30, 2013
The explosion in a gas tank plant in Florida is the latest in a series of recent workplace accidents.