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Employee conducting risk assessment stabbed to death OSHA cited Integra Health Management of Owings Mills, Maryland, with two violations following an incident in December 2012 in which a service coordinator was fatally stabbed by a patient in front of the … Continue reading

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Employee reported workplace violence The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, Fort Myers Division, against Duane Thomas Marine Construction LLC and owner Duane Thomas for terminating an … Continue reading

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Scenario:  Two of your supervisors completed their work for the day and entered the change trailer to change clothes and proceed home.  There was some bantering back and forth between the two concerning how to beat the traffic at shift’s … Continue reading

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Workplace violence has emerged as an occupational safety issue in many industries, especially in the late-night retail industry. However, employers can develop practical, effective strategies to protect their employees from serious risk and provide a safe, healthful working environment by … Continue reading

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Warehouse and Retail Injuries and Deaths by the Numbers Working in a warehouse or retail outlet is generally perceived as being relatively safe and statistics mostly support that perception. Despite the low rates however, the absolute number of injuries/illnesses resulting … Continue reading

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