Under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, employers are responsible for providing safe and healthful workplaces for their employees. The Occupational Health and Safety Administration's (OSHA) role is to ensure these safe conditions for America's working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and providing training, education and assistance.
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ProPublica Staff Writer Michael Grabell and NPR’s Howard Berkes document how insurance companies are using a Florida law to get undocumented workers arrested and deported when they get injured on the job.
Milton, Fla.-based electrical cable manufacturer Gulf Cable LLC has been cited for a dozen violations after a 26-year-old worker became caught in and crushed in a machine that lacked the proper machine guards.