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6 Chicago-Area Firms Cited For Asbestos Violations

The 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.

12/31/2014

Herbert "Herbie" Johnson, covered in soot, talks with reporters at a 2006 fire scene. (CBS)

Report Finds Department Failings In Death Of Chicago Firefighter

A 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

12/03/2013

Occupational Health & Safety Administration

Environmental Cleanup Company Accused Of Endangering Employees

A Will County company that specializes in environmental cleanup is accused of endangering its employees.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

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Meat Processing Plant Hit With Safety Citations

The owners of a Chicago meat processing plant are being fined more than $200,000, after the plant was slapped with 10 safety citations.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2011