The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Bartlett Grain Company with five willful safety violations and eight serious safety violations after an October 2011 grain elevator explosion in Atchison killed six workers and left two others with serious injurie...
Out of 2 billion workers worldwide, the International Labor Organization (ILO) estimates that over 317 million injuries occur each year that require more than four days absence. Moreover, 320,000 people are killed at work each year, although a mere 22,000 of these deaths are reported to the ILO thro...
Friday’s news that the private sector added 227,000 jobs in February gives President Obama a renewed opportunity to boost his slow political recovery. However, eight more jobs reports will follow in the months leading up to Election Day in November, each one an uncertain and potentially dangerous...