by , on August 14, 2013
Warning: Article includes Graphic content that might be disturbing to viewers The Bangkok Post shares an interesting story about a young man who received severe injuries, resulting in three amputations, from a high-voltage electric shock. The article is a good reminder of the importance of
by , on August 13, 2013
Australia is addressing an increase in rotator cuff injuries among electrical workers with the development of guidelines specific to management of the condition. The University of New South Wales was approached by Essential Energy, a state-owned electricity infrastructure company, which wanted to improve outcomes for injured staff. The guidelines are available online from the Rural...
by , on August 13, 2013
Hertford, Hertfordshire, England – An alleged underground electrical fault near Halfords is believed to be the cause of an explosion that damaged several business and shut down power to 1,664 customers in the town of and estimated 24,180 residents. Real estate agent Thomas Childs was trying to repair a loose paving stone outside his business...
by , on August 12, 2013
Guam Industrial Services Inc.(Guam Shipyard) in Santa Rita,Guam, has been cited with 61 alleged health and safety violations. The company faces a total of $293,450 in proposed fines following an inspection conducted by OSHA’s Honolulu Area Office between January and February under the agency’s Local Emphasis Program for Shipyards. The alleged violations include 46 serious,...
by , on August 7, 2013
IVEX Protective Packaging Inc. has been cited by OSHA with 21 safety violations carrying fines of $128,700. OSHA’s January inspection followed an explosion that resulted in the injury of three workers and significant property damage at the Sidney, Ohio polyethylene foam product manufacturing facility. The explosion occurred when isobutane gas entered exhaust ductwork associated with...
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