Mississippi

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Cooper Tire and Rubber Co. and two of its maintenance contractors with 25 safety violations at the company’s Tupelo plant, including exposing workers to hazards associated with combustible dust. …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Marshall Durbin Cos. in Hattiesburg for 12 safety and health violations following the December 2010 death of a worker who was struck by a tractor trailer while filling potholes near …

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Over the last 16 months, compliance officers from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) have made nine visits to Mississippi companies where employees may be exposed to potential combustible dust hazards.
The result has been 67 citations …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is proposing $175,000 in penalties against W.G. Yates & Sons Construction and Spectrum Concrete Services following the November 2008 collapse of a wood shoring system at Jeff Anderson Regional Medical …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Phillips Construction in Hernando, Miss., with nine safety violations following an October 2008 trench collapse in Horn Lake, Miss., that resulted in the death of one worker and …

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited LandCoast Insulation Inc. for three alleged safety violations following six injuries and one employee fatality last November when a scaffold collapsed inside a boiler at Mississippi Power’s Plant …

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