International Safety News from Bob Stoker

CDC -(FACE)Program: Iowa Case Report ~ Bathtub refinishing technician died from inhalation of paint stripper vapors,

November 16, 2012

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Donald Robert GRAHAM – asbestos corrugated cement fence exposure costs $2831.80

November 16, 2012

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Sweet shop worker killed in boiler blast – Indian Express

November 16, 2012
Sweet shop worker killed in boiler blast – Indian Express

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Firefighter sues his brigade for £150,000 after tripping up – Scotsman.com

November 16, 2012
Firefighter sues his brigade for £150,000 after tripping up – Scotsman.com

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Worker killed while removing massive tugboat propeller in Hartford : Stltoday

November 16, 2012
Worker killed while removing massive tugboat propeller in Hartford : Stltoday

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Worker killed by forklift in Oakland – SFGate

November 16, 2012
Worker killed by forklift in Oakland – SFGate

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OSHA cites Williams & Davis Boilers in Hutchins, Texas, with repeat, willful and serious violations during follow-up inspection

November 15, 2012

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BP Will Pay $4.5 Billionto U.S. for Massive Spill

November 15, 2012
BP Will Pay $4.5 Billionto U.S. for Massive Spill

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Ontario Ltd. and Employee Fined $156,000 After Worker Injured

November 15, 2012

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Takeaway fined after food poisoning – Bedford Today

November 15, 2012
Takeaway fined after food poisoning –  Bedford Today

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Man dies after Legionella found in council care home – – Reading Post

November 15, 2012
Man dies after Legionella found in council care home –  – Reading Post

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Worker killed at University of Lethbridge construction site

November 15, 2012
Worker killed at University of Lethbridge construction site

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Fire Services may seek ban on rocket fireworks – The Hindu

November 15, 2012
Fire Services may seek ban on rocket fireworks – The Hindu

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Sellafield in the dock over radioactive waste disposal

November 15, 2012
Sellafield in the dock over radioactive waste disposal

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Pub hygiene horrors found by inspector during visit to Travellers Rest, Roundham | This is Somerset

November 15, 2012
Pub hygiene horrors found by inspector during visit to Travellers Rest, Roundham | This is Somerset

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Takeaway boss food trade ban

November 13, 2012
Takeaway boss food trade ban

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Smith v Strang Ltd [2012] (damages PUWER injury)

November 12, 2012

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Court awards partial damages to worker, over his responsibility to work accident – maltatoday.com.mt

November 12, 2012
Court awards partial damages to worker, over his responsibility to work accident – maltatoday.com.mt

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Private sector NHS partner's operational deficit £2.2m higher than planned, says NAO

November 12, 2012
Private sector NHS partner's operational deficit £2.2m higher than planned, says NAO

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Changing Rooms presenter Anna Ryder Richardson faces wildlife park safety trial – Crime – London Evening Standard

November 12, 2012
Changing Rooms presenter Anna Ryder Richardson faces wildlife park safety trial – Crime – London Evening Standard

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Saga Cruises Ordered to Improve Safety – Saga Holidays

November 12, 2012
Saga Cruises Ordered to Improve Safety – Saga Holidays

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Rail sleeper thefts stoke asbestos fears | Monash Weekly

November 12, 2012
Rail sleeper thefts stoke asbestos fears | Monash Weekly

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Kahi Puru can't remember the pain of having six tonnes on top of him – Rebuilding After Hardship

November 12, 2012
Kahi Puru can't remember the pain of having six tonnes on top of him – Rebuilding After Hardship

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Workshop fire kills man – New Straits Times

November 12, 2012
Workshop fire kills man –  New Straits Times

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Health and safety rules for holding public events | This is Gloucestershire

November 12, 2012
Health and safety rules for holding public events | This is Gloucestershire

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Fatality stalls Hong Kong-Macau bridge progress | ConstructionWeekOnline.com

November 12, 2012
Fatality stalls Hong Kong-Macau bridge progress | ConstructionWeekOnline.com

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Fire in tyre factory: 11 people suffer burn injury in 3 different incidents – daily.bhaskar.com

November 11, 2012
Fire in tyre factory: 11 people suffer burn injury in 3 different incidents – daily.bhaskar.com

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Ministry to probe work accident at dam | Stuff.co.nz

November 11, 2012
Ministry to probe work accident at dam | Stuff.co.nz

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Worker killed in NC 12 work zone | wavy.com | Dare County

November 11, 2012
Worker killed in NC 12 work zone | wavy.com | Dare County

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Search and rescue operations double in Norway | IceNews

November 11, 2012
Search and rescue operations double in Norway | IceNews

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Subic waste 'dumping' not VFA covered

November 11, 2012
Subic waste 'dumping' not VFA covered

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Beached ship turns towards sea, but doesn’t move yet – The Times of India

November 11, 2012
Beached ship turns towards sea, but doesn’t move yet – The Times of India

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Two labourers die in wall collapse, while trying to remove asbestos – The Times of India

November 11, 2012
Two labourers die in wall collapse, while trying to remove asbestos – The Times of India

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Ambassador Hotel to pay Rs. 12 lakh to guests trapped in lift (18 years ago) – Hindustan Times

November 11, 2012
Ambassador Hotel to pay Rs. 12 lakh to guests trapped in lift (18 years ago) – Hindustan Times

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Ship ordered to pay $68,500 for hit-and-run accident off central Vietnam

November 10, 2012
Ship ordered to pay $68,500 for hit-and-run accident off central Vietnam

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| Workers die in scaffold collapse at Hanoi construction site

November 10, 2012
| Workers die in scaffold collapse at Hanoi construction site

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Toxic emissions worsen on Ho Chi Minh City roads

November 10, 2012
Toxic emissions worsen on Ho Chi Minh City roads

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Think Safe

November 10, 2012

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‘I did say we shouldn’t be doing this, but I’d have been disciplined if I’d refused’: #asbestos – Bucks Herald

November 10, 2012
‘I did say we shouldn’t be doing this, but I’d have been disciplined if I’d refused’: #asbestos – Bucks Herald

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Man killed in Wis. workplace accident identified

November 10, 2012
Man killed in Wis. workplace accident identified

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Drunk schoolgirl, 16, high on party drug died falling under train 'when guard blew whistle' | Mail Online

November 10, 2012
Drunk schoolgirl, 16, high on party drug died falling under train 'when guard blew whistle' | Mail Online

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Burma train blaze leaves 25 dead

November 10, 2012
Burma train blaze leaves 25 dead

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George McCallum pleads guilty to failing to ensure safety of Kaylee McIntosh | contravention of Section 7(a)

November 9, 2012

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Devon caravan park, Falcon and Hillside Park fined for polluting stream with sewage

November 9, 2012

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Farm fined for polluting stream near Devon beauty spot

November 9, 2012

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Wallop Defence Systems Ltd (WDS) has been ordered to pay £376,000 in fines and costs

November 9, 2012

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Abaris Holdings Ltd in court over employee’s injuries after being dragged into a machine.

November 9, 2012

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Jolly Fisherman, skipper fined £7,500

November 9, 2012

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OSHA cites Johnston, RI, lawn care service for 7 serious violations following electrocution of employee

November 8, 2012

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Kitchen Fires No. 1 in New Report

November 7, 2012
Kitchen Fires No. 1 in New Report

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National Fire Academy Adds Two New Applied Research Courses to NFA Online

November 7, 2012
National Fire Academy Adds Two New Applied Research Courses to NFA Online

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The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Risk Managers

November 7, 2012
The Seven Habits of Highly Effective Risk Managers

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One patient killed and three injured in a fire at Durham Regional Hospital in central North Carolina

November 7, 2012
One patient killed and three injured in a fire at Durham Regional Hospital in central North Carolina

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OSHA proposes $75,000 in fines to Minnesota pipe manufacturer for machine guarding, other hazards at Chatsworth, Ill., facility

November 7, 2012

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OSHA cites B.W. Supply in Lyons, Ohio, for 25 health and safety violations, proposes more than $205,000 in fines

November 7, 2012

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OSHA establishes partnership with Black and Veatch Construction for work on Columbia Energy Center in Pardeeville, Wis.

November 7, 2012

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Murphy & Sons Ltd prosecuted after worker loses finger ends

November 7, 2012

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Northern Illinois Flight Center ordered by US Labor Department’s OSHA to reinstate, pay more than $500,000 to illegally terminated pilot

November 7, 2012

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Aerospace firm fined after employee burns eyelid with caustic soda

November 7, 2012

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A scaffolding company and its director have been fined for safety failings

November 7, 2012

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School fined after pupil hurt in design and technology lesson

November 7, 2012

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Scrap metal carrier pays the price

November 7, 2012

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Cheltenham demolition firm fined for illegal asbestos removal

November 7, 2012

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Elf n safety threatens Christmas lights switch-on in Bishop's Cleeve | This is Gloucestershire

November 6, 2012
Elf n safety threatens Christmas lights switch-on in Bishop's Cleeve | This is Gloucestershire

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