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OSHA investigations can take months; Kellogg bakery fall in Augusta latest probe

...four 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...

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
30 Georgians died in workplace accidents last year

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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-06-10/30-georgians-died-workplace-
Workplace fatalities decline in Georgia

...ATLANTA - 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-06-26/workplace-fatalities-decli
FPL Food in Augusta closes for day because of ammonia leak

...could have been released during the leak was 56.5 pounds, he said.A representative from the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration was sent to the scene, said Mi chael D'Aquino, a spokesman for the agency's regional office...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-02-14/fpl-food-augusta-closes-da
Across Georgia

...the results in a statement this week.The testing is being done after recent findings from the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration related to lead contamination and working conditions.The Defense Logistics Agency says plans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-06-20/across-georgia
Georgia construction workers dies in SC fall

...Carolina in Charleston.The South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation and the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration are investigating.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-07-27/georgia-construction-workers
Woman dies after sickened by fumes at McDonald's

...people were decontaminated by a hazardous-materials team as a precaution, Simmons said.The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration on Thursday began an investigation of the incident, agency spokesman Mike Wald said.Wald said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-09-08/woman-dies-after-sickened-fumes-mcd
Across Georgia

Fines proposed for plant in Gainesville ATLANTA --- The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has proposed a $73,275 fine against Fieldale Farms Corp. in Gainesville after an inspection of a poultry processing plant found...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/18/met_520903.shtml
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Savannah sugar company, feds reach accord

...dust explosion killed 14 workers in 2008, federal regulators said today. The settlement with the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration comes nearly two years after regulators first sought to penalize the Texas-based company for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2010-07-07/savannah-sugar-company-fed
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