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Asphyxia killed Kia plant worker

...very heavy when it fell on him. U.S. Department of Labor spokeswoman Lindsay Williams said the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating. The plant is in West Point, just west of the Alabama-Georgia line.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-09/asphyxia-killed-kia-plant-wo
OSHA investigations can take months; Kellogg bakery fall in Augusta latest probe

...to six months to determine if the company was at fault in the worker's fatal fall.The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has moved quickly the past five years in eight work-related fatalities and hospitalizations in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-15/osha-cases-can-drag-augusta
1 worker hurt in chemical leak at Dalton plant

...ruptured a dome cover and blew a hole in the roof of the building, according to findings by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Investigators said 40 people working in the area were sent to the hospital for decontamination...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-07/1-worker-hurt-chemical-leak-d
OSHA investigating fatal fall

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating a fall that killed a Kellogg's employee.Coroner Mark Bowen said Chester Wright was working at the plant located...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-09/osha-investigating-fatal-f
South Carolina OSHA to investigate Edgefield plant explosion, injured workers identified

The South Carolina Occupational Safety and Health Administration will investigate an explosion that injured three workers at an Edgefield plant Monday morning, officials said.Officials confirmed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-10/south-carolina-osha-investig
2 injured in Edgefield industrial explosion

...director for the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation, said the South Carolina Occupational Safety and Health Administration is evaluating the situation to determine whether it will open an investigation into the accident.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-09/2-injured-edgefield-industri
Savannah worker killed on job

...city's Employee Assistance Program to help with co-workers, said city spokesman Saja Aures. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration was also notified, as is standard protocol, Aures said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-13/savannah-worker-killed-job
OSHA cites Thompson Wrecking Co. over asbestos removal violations

The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration is proposing fines of more than $63,000 against an Augusta demolition company for alleged violations related to asbestos removal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-15/osha-cites-thompson-wrec
MOX facility surpasses 18 million work hours without lost workday

...announced that the MOX site reached the safety milestone Thursday. The project has also held the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's top safety designation for the past year.Last week, the National Nuclear Security Administration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-13/mox-facility-surpasses-18-mil
Small businesses have wish list for new leader

...types of regulations small businesses find troublesome vary. One regulation the NFIB opposes is an Occupational Safety and Health Administration proposal to limit the amount of crystalline silica workers can inhale. Crystalline silica, a component...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-23/small-businesses-have-wish