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In response to the murder of a child welfare worker last October, Kentucky Gov. Ernie Fletcher is supporting legislation that would enhance the safety for state human services workers and add more than 300 social workers to the frontline.
According to federal investigators, vapor from flammable solvents that were used to produce printing inks and paints likely was the source of fuel for an explosion that leveled the CAI/Arnel ink manufacturing facility near Boston.
According to a new white paper, most deficiencies in laboratory EHS programs can be remedied with improved program organizational and accessibility; a regular, expanded inspection schedule; and a "blended" approach to safety training.
A massive fuel tank explosion at a West Virginia convenience store and gas station – which claimed the lives of five people and critically injured several others – wasn't the result of foul play, according to the Chemical Safety and...
With much of the eastern half of the nation in the clutches of a deep freeze, the Maine Department of Labor is reminding workers and employers to take precautions to prevent cold weather-related health problems.