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Monthly Archives: May 2018

Injury at Tesla Solar Business Draws Company’s Biggest Safety Fine

Federal safety officials fined Tesla Inc. more than $110,000, the biggest safety fine in the company’s history, after an employee received a high-voltage electrical shock at a solar energy facility in Massachusetts. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued nine “serious” safety citations against Tesla last month, with fines totaling $110,863. The citations stem from […]

Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries Summary, 2016

The BLS report was released December 2017. A total of 5,190 workers died from an occupational injury in 2016. That number increased by 7 percent from 2015 and is the highest count since 2008. This is the third consecutive increase in annual workplace fatalities and the first time more than 5,000 fatalities have been recorded by […]