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Worker Injured in Construction Accident

A  worker is hospitalized after a retaining wall gave way at a  construction site at 1 Research Parkway in Meriden Wednesday afternoon. Shortly after 3 pm the wall came down as  a crew was digging […]

07/17/2013

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Golf Course Settles OSHA Fine Over Lightning Strike

The Mashantucket Pequot Tribe has paid an $11,600 fine and made safety changes at its Lake of Isles golf course after a lightning strike in June injured 15 workers.

09/19/2012

Michele Dufault!

OSHA Finds Safety Deficiencies in Yale Accident

Federal safety regulators say an investigation into a Yale University machine-shop accident that killed a student found the equipment lacked required safeguards.

08/16/2011

Metro North

Metro North Ordered To Pay, Promote, Injured Worker

Federal workplace safety officials have ordered the Metro-North Commuter Railroad to pay $125,000 in punitive damages to a worker who was injured on the job in Connecticut.

08/09/2011

OSHA

Company Gets Gubernatorial Visit, Federal Citation On Same Day

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s visit to a Newington company came on the same day federal authorities announced that the firm is being cited with 17 alleged safety violations.

03/29/2011

Man Killed In Woodchipper Incident

Police say a 58-year-old tree service employee has died after being struck at an Old Lyme work site by a woodchipper attached to a truck.

03/22/2011

OSHA Violations Cited In Firefighter Deaths

The Bridgeport Fire Department has been cited for serious safety violations in connection with a fire last summer that killed two firefighters.

02/11/2011