“How Would a Court Rate Your Training Programs?”

  OSHA Top 10 Violations Cited In 2014 Your training programs make the difference between safe workers and injured workers. They can also protect you from liability. Here's a case in point. "Brendan" worked for a chemical company for 30 years before he was injured. A mechanic, Brendan was hurt when he and another employee … Continue reading “How Would a Court Rate Your Training Programs?”

How Would a Court Rate Your Training Programs?

Your training programs make the difference between safe workers and injured workers. They can also protect you from liability. Here's a case in point. "Brendan" worked for a chemical company for 30 years before he was injured. A mechanic, Brendan was hurt when he and another employee tried to replace three broken drive belts on … Continue reading How Would a Court Rate Your Training Programs?

Wal-Mart, Walgreens Among Stores Removing Enfamil From Store Shelves

Several more national retailers have joined Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in pulling a batch of powdered infant formula from their shelves after a Missouri newborn who consumed it apparently died of a rare bacterial infection, the companies said Friday. Officials at Supervalu Inc., Walgreen Co., Kroger Co. and Safeway said they have removed 12.5-ounce cans of … Continue reading Wal-Mart, Walgreens Among Stores Removing Enfamil From Store Shelves

NTSB Calls for Nationwide Ban on All Cell Phone Use While Driving

By JOAN LOWY | December 14, 2011 Following yesterday’s Board meeting on the 2010 multi-vehicle highway accident in Gray Summit, Mo., the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) called for the first-ever nationwide ban on driver use of personal electronic devices (PEDs) while operating a motor vehicle. The safety recommendation specifically calls for the 50 states … Continue reading NTSB Calls for Nationwide Ban on All Cell Phone Use While Driving

Wiped off the map: Shocking Before and After Images Reveal How Giant Tornado Ripped Apart Joplin’s City Landmarks

By John Stevens Last updated at 4:07 PM on 28th May 2011 Devastating 198mph tornado tore a path a mile wide and six miles long straight through Joplin, Missouri Deadliest single tornado in more than 60 years with at least 125 people killed 1,500 people still remain unaccounted for, according to fire officials 'This is … Continue reading Wiped off the map: Shocking Before and After Images Reveal How Giant Tornado Ripped Apart Joplin’s City Landmarks

Joplin, Missouri Tornado: Horrifying Audio & Video From Inside The Twister

Not many can say they've lived through a deadly tornado like the one that struck Joplin, Missouri on Sunday. Even fewer can come back from the heart of the storm with footage documenting the terror from within. Words can't describe the frightening experience this video captures, made all the more horrifying by a lack of … Continue reading Joplin, Missouri Tornado: Horrifying Audio & Video From Inside The Twister

State Responding to Severe Storms and Tornado That Struck Southwest Missouri – 116 Souls Lost in Joplin

Shelter established in Joplin; Resources are available to check on friends and loved ones JEFFERSON CITY – The State Emergency Management Agency continues to work with Missouri state and local agencies to deploy all available response resources to Joplin following the deadly tornado that ripped through the city Sunday evening, May 22. Search and rescue … Continue reading State Responding to Severe Storms and Tornado That Struck Southwest Missouri – 116 Souls Lost in Joplin