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Construction Company Fined In Saints Ballpark Accident

A St. Michael, Minn. contracting company has been fined by the state after a man died in a construction accident last September at the site of the new St. Paul Saints baseball stadium.

04/03/2014

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Company Fined For Ballpark Worker’s Death

Minnesota Occupational Safety and Health is fining a company nearly $52,000 for alleged violations relating to the death of a demolition worker involved in the new St. Paul Saints ballpark.

04/02/2014

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Man, 41, Killed After His Jacket Got Caught In Automatic Door

A northern Minnesota man died Tuesday morning, officials say, after his jacket got caught in a large door at his work.

04/01/2014

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Schwan’s Given 32 Citations Involving Ga. Plant

Federal regulators have issued 32 citations to a Minnesota-based food company involving the firm’s Atlanta facility. The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration describes the 32 citations for Schwan’s Global Supply Chain Inc. as “serious safety and health violations.”

03/12/2014

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Lumber Manufacturer Cited In Worker’s Death

The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited a lumber and shingle manufacturer for safety violations that resulted in the death of a worker at its plant in Superior.

11/13/2013

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Contractor Falls To Death In Buffalo Lake

A 28-year-old contractor working on the expansion project at the grain elevator in Buffalo Lake fell to his death on Saturday morning, according to authorities.

10/27/2012

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OSHA Inspectors Make Surprise Visit To Troubled St. Peter Hospital

After months of turmoil, state OSHA inspectors visited the Minnesota Security Hospital for the first time in over 20 years, reports Minnesota Public Radio.

04/13/2012

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OSHA: New Rules Should Keep MN Window Washers Safer

New safety regulations will hopefully keep window washers who work on tall buildings in Minnesota safer.

01/30/2012

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OSHA Cites Jennie-O Turkey Store

The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration has accused Jennie-O Turkey Store of 11 safety violations at its Barron plant in connection with an accident last July.

01/23/2012

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Police: Contractor Electrocuted In Fridley

A 51-year-old siding contractor died Monday after being electrocuted while working on a home in Fridley, police said.

08/15/2011

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OSHA To Investigate Aspen Drilling Death

Thirty-nine-year-old Greg Watson of Minneapolis was killed Thursday after his safety cord got tangled in a hard-rock construction drill and pulled him into the spinning auger.

08/13/2011

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Fallen Window Washer Remembered As Youthful And Passionate

A Twin Cities man, who fell to his death while washing windows, is being remembered for how he lived his life.

06/13/2011

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OSHA Clears Minn. Power Work Site In Electrocution

A state Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigation has found no hazards at a Minnesota Power work site where a company employee was electrocuted last September.

01/05/2011

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