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VIAW Newswire 02.07.14

Posted on 11 February 2014 by admin

Drowning Death Of Untrained Worker is 2nd Fatality in 5 Months for Fl Company

Following the drowning death of an untrained worker, Lucas Marine Acquisition Co. LLC has been cited for 22 safety violations by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration.

http://www.workerscompensation.com/compnewsnetwork/news/18262-drowning-death-of-untrained-worker-is-2nd-fatality-in-5-months-for-fl-company.html

 

Work-related injuries can’t happen here…can they?

One of the biggest barriers to improving health and safety is the belief that work-related injury, disease or death “can’t happen here”. I’m not saying injuries are an inevitable part of work…

http://www.workerscompensation.com/compnewsnetwork/workers-comp-blogwire/18258-work-related-injuries-can%E2%80%99t-happen-here%E2%80%A6can-they.html

 

WA L&I: Businesses Can Save on Workers’ Comp Costs by Using “Stay at Work” Program

A program that encourages employers to provide injured workers with light-duty jobs has paid off with $19.4 million for the business community.

http://www.workcompwire.com/2014/02/wa-li-businesses-can-save-on-workers-comp-costs-by-using-stay-at-work-program/

 

Stamford’s cafeteria tables ID’d as worker’s comp issue

The cafeteria tables in the city’s public schools are among the most dangerous workplace hazards in the city, according to a memo that Stamford’s Risk Management Department recently sent to the Board of Education.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/printpromotion/article/Stamford-s-cafeteria-tables-ID-d-as-worker-s-comp-5209229.php?

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