San Francisco prosecutors and Mexican authorities announced an agreement Monday they hope will improve workplace safety for immigrants in hazardous professions.
Two men were sentenced to prison terms Monday for their roles in the death of a roofer at a home in San Francisco’s Twin Peaks neighborhood in 2008, District Attorney George Gascon said.
Santa Rosa firefighters rescued a man whose hand was trapped in machinery in an industrial accident on Wednesday evening.
The Napa State Hospital is under investigation again after an attack at the facility this past weekend.
The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health is investigating the death of an assistant winemaker at Ancien Wines in Napa.
California workplace regulators have fined Napa State Hospital more than $100,000 for safety violations the agency says it uncovered in its probe of a psychiatric nurse’s slaying.
A man killed Monday in a work-related accident involving a wood chipper has been identified by the coroner’s office.
The owner and the manager of a San Francisco printing company where a pregnant employee was killed in a machine accident in 2008 pleaded not guilty to manslaughter charges in court Friday.
There’s a deep rift between California health advocates and the porn industry over condom use in sex films.
LOS ANGELES (AP) Temperatures surged around the state Saturday as Southern California continued its rare high-humidity heat wave and state officials investigated a rash of recent farm worker deaths believed tied to the weather.