The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Sunday that Sewon America, which manufactures components for Kia, has been inspected nine times and received 18 citations since 2009 from OSHA.
...Georgia's workplace fatalities declined 23 percent from 2011 to 2012, according to the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration.There were 33 deaths at Georgia work sites last year, recently revised from the 30 deaths originally...
...Georgia auto parts plant for the eighth time in four years, this time after an employee died.The Occupational Safety and Health Administration launched an inquiry of Se won American in La Grange after someone submitted a complaint of excessive...
ATLANTA - Workplace accidents killed 30 Georgians last year, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration reported Monday."Too many families and friends lost loved ones last year," said Mike D'Aquino, of the U.S. Department of Labor's Atlanta office. "Someone they knew went to work and did not return home at the end of the day."Construction and manufacturing were responsible for 12 deaths each, followed by four from agriculture and landscaping, and two from maritime jobs.
Employees were evacuated after an ammonia leak at FPL Food on Thursday.
SAPELO ISLAND, Ga. - Georgia wildlife agents intercepted 156 sea turtle eggs they suspect were stolen from a nest on Sapelo Island, authorities said.
ATLANTA - Glenn Richardson, who resigned as speaker of Georgia's House of Representatives over a sex scandal, said Monday that he will run for a legislative seat being vacated by Sen. Bill Hamrick of Carrollton, who has been appointed to a judgeship.
...Investigation Crime Lab in Atlanta because it was an industrial fatality, authorities said. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will also investigate.