Occupational Safety And Health Administration

6 Chicago-Area Firms Cited For Asbestos ViolationsThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration says the exposure occurred during the summertime renovation of the Chute Middle School cafeteria in Evanston. OSHA is proposing a combined $132,000 in penalties.
Report Finds Department Failings In Death Of Chicago FirefighterA report by federal investigators has concluded that poor on-site communication was a contributing factor in the death of a veteran Chicago firefighter last year
Environmental Cleanup Company Accused Of Endangering EmployeesA Will County company that specializes in environmental cleanup is accused of endangering its employees.
Meat Processing Plant Hit With Safety CitationsThe owners of a Chicago meat processing plant are being fined more than $200,000, after the plant was slapped with 10 safety citations.