Cartons of mail ready to be sorted sit on a shelf at the U.S. Post Office sort center. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

OSHA Demands Changes To Workplace Conditions At Lincoln Park Postal Facility

The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration is proposing fines and demanding changes at the Postal Service’s Lincoln Park office.


Anthony Hensley and his wife, Amy. (Credit: Facebook)

Only Swan To Blame For Man’s Drowning, Investigation Finds

A federal safety agency has concluded that no one but a swan was to blame for the death of a Villa Park man last spring.


Businessman Peter Papageorge says he felt pressured to sign a contract for work-safety seminars. (CBS)

Business Owner Claims He Was Misled About Contract For Work-Safety Seminars

A Chicago business owner claims he felt pressured into signing up for a service, and now he’s being sued for more than $17,000 to fulfill a contract. CBS 2’s Suzanne Le Mignot reports.


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

File Photo Of Ambulance (AP Photo)

Probe Launched At Recycling Plant After Worker’s Death

Workplace safety officials are investigating a west suburban recycling facility where an employee died Monday in a forklift accident.


Downers Grove Ambulance

Hospital Accident Under Investigation

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating what caused last Wednesday’s accident at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2011


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