The Chemical Safety Board said it doesn't want to appear as if it's blaming anyone for fatalities. Safety advocates are demanding the agency name names.
State officials had said the Tesoro Anacortes refinery explosion was the oil company's fault.
This one would put job-related injury and illness records online.
The Obama rule would limit construction workers' exposure to cancer-causing dust. But now it's in limbo.
Republicans just repealed a major safety regulation issued by former President Barack Obama.
And it could have long-term consequences.
By Beth Daley, Martha Bebinger and Colby Burdick This story was produced in collaboration with WBUR Public Radio and The
Donald Trump's Labor Pick Should Know Worker Safety Laws. His Company's Been Fined For Breaking Them.
Andy Puzder, head of the Hardee's and Carl's Jr. burger chains, would be the top U.S. watchdog for workplace safety in Trump's administration.
Labor Day is a time to pay tribute to the contributions workers have made to the prosperity of our country. But you probably don't think about workplace safety much. Most of us show up to work each day and we take it for granted that we will return home safely.
And no, business groups and the GOP don't like it.
It's not something that many companies consider. Think about why you want to focus on health and safety and what your main
A government report says safety hazards are underreported in the meat and poultry industries.