OSHA, Smithfield Foods Pork Plant Settle COVID ComplaintUnder the agreement, Virginia-based Smithfield Foods will develop a plan to prevent infectious diseases at meatpacking plants nationwide and pay a $13,500 fine.
Man, 51, Dies After Falling While Working In Monticello; OSHA InvestigatingA Twin Cities man died last week after suffering severe head injuries in a fall while working in the northwest metro.
OSHA Investigating After 26-Year-Old Man Dies In Workplace AccidentThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is investigating after an employee was killed at a construction site Monday morning in Lakeville.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Probe Sought Into Cold Spring Meat Packing Plant After Workers Report Unsafe ConditionsThe Minnesota Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) says it’s calling on federal officials to investigate conditions at a central Minnesota meat packing plant where workers are reporting unsafe conditions amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: Omar Calls For Investigation Into Amazon Over Firing Of Shakopee WorkersRep. Ilhan Omar is calling for an investigation into Amazon over the internet giant’s firing of two Minnesota warehouse workers who had raised concerns about workplace safety amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Worker Killed On Northeast Minneapolis Construction SiteOfficials at Adolfson & Peterson Construction confirmed that one of their employees was hit and killed by an earthmoving loader on a northeast Minneapolis construction site Monday morning.
1 Dead In Lakeville Workplace AccidentOne person is dead after an accident at a business in Lakeville Monday.
1 Dead After Workplace Accident At Lake Phalen, OSHA InvestigatingThe Minnesota Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MNOSHA) is investigating after an employee was killed at a construction site Tuesday afternoon at Lake Phalen.
Minnesota OSHA To Investigate Officer’s DeathThe Minnesota Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the death of a conservation officer on a Pine County lake last weekend.
OSHA Fines Wisconsin Company After Refinery ExplosionFederal officials have fined a northwest Wisconsin refining company more than $83,000 for safety violations related to an explosion that injured dozens of people and led to an evacuation.
Worker Dies After Fall Into Shakopee Malting Plant Grain BinA 58-year-old South St. Paul man died Monday evening after falling into a large grain bin at a Shakopee plant, making contact with some processing equipment.
MN Contests Safety Violations At St. Peter Security HospitalThe Minnesota Department of Human Services is contesting citations it received earlier this month for workplace safety violations at the state's largest hospital for people considered mentally ill and dangerous.
OSHA Report Offers Insight Into Death Of Vikings Stadium Worker A report filed by OSHA sheds new light on the death of a worker at U.S. Bank Stadium. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration said the two workers were installing a solid roof when they fell and slid down the roof.
Good Question: How Frequent Are Construction Accidents?How often do construction accidents occur? Good Question.
OSHA Fines Wisconsin Bar $7K For Death In DumbwaiterThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined a Wisconsin bar $7,000 for the death of an employee who died when her head got caught in a dumbwaiter. OSHA says WingDam Saloon and Grill in Fountain City failed to furnish a workplace free from recognized hazards that were likely to cause death to serious harm to employees.