Squaw Valley Fined For Death Of Ski Patroller On Avalanche ControlState officials have cited and fined Squaw Valley ski resort for violating two workplace safety codes following an investigation into a ski patroller's death.
Cal/OSHA, Chevron Reach Settlement Over 2012 Refinery FireChevron and the state Department of Occupational Safety and Health Monday announced a settlement that calls for equipment and safety upgrades worth around $20 million following a 2012 fire at the oil giant's Richmond refinery.
Building Supply Company Fined For Fatal SF Forklift AccidentA building supply company in San Francisco was fined more than $62,000 for multiple safety violations related to a forklift accident that killed a man in November.
Injured Worker Rescued From Trench At San Ramon Job SiteAn injured worker was rescued after falling into an eight-foot trench at a job site in San Ramon Wednesday morning, according to police.
Cal/OSHA Finds Great America At Fault For Roller Coaster Accident, Slaps With $70K FineA state agency says the owner and operator of California's Great America theme park is at fault after a mechanic was seriously injured in a June roller coaster accident.
Cal/OSHA Fines Great America Park Operator More Than $70K For June AccidentThe California Division of Occupational Safety and Health announced Monday a $70,200 citation for an accident that critically injured a mechanic in June at the California's Great America amusement park in Santa Clara.
Kaiser Hospitals In Vallejo Fined $149,000 For Poor Used-Needle DisposalKaiser Foundation Hospitals in Vallejo was fined nearly $150,000 Thursday for poor upkeep of needle collection boxes that led to at least three custodial employees being stuck with needles.
Cal/OSHA Faults Employer In Window Washer’s Fall In Downtown San FranciscoIt was on November 21, 2014 when Pedro Perez lost his balance and fell from the building, landing on a moving car.
Contractor Says Collapsed Oakland House Was Accident Waiting To Happen, Inspectors Look For ViolationsCal/OSHA and city inspectors are investigating for potential violations by contractors after a North Oakland home collapsed Thursday, nearly crushing a person inside. A veteran contractor who examined this house told KPIX 5 that workers failed to brace the wall framing, which could have led to the collapse.
Former Porn Industry Workers Protest In Oakland Over Condom Rules They Say Are Being DisregardedFormer porn stars are speaking out about a job risk they say is not being taken seriously, while some porn industry advocates say it's much ado about nothing.
Cal-OSHA To Investigate San Francisco’s Hotel Renoir Fire For Next 6 Months Cal-OSHA is investigating Monday's fire at the former Renoir Hotel in San Francisco that injured eight construction workers from smoke inhalation.
Worker Falls To His Death At San Jose Construction Site A worker unloading sheet rock at a San Jose construction site fell to his death Wednesday afternoon according to police.