The latest issue of our weekly Workplace Safety and Health newsletter is available for viewing and contains the following articles:
Former Coal Executive Indicted over Mine Tragedy. The former CEO of what once was the fourth largest coal producer in the U.S. has been indicted in connection with the death of 29 miners in an explosion at a West Virginia mine in April 2010.
OSHA’s Nebraska Area Office Launches Emphasis Program on Chemicals. OSHA plans to conduct programmed health inspections at Nebraska funeral homes, chemical and product manufacturing plants, printing facilities, and outpatient care centers in launching a local emphasis program to educate employers and workers about highly hazardous chemicals.
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