Contractor Says Collapsed Oakland House Was Accident Waiting To Happen, Inspectors Look For Violations
Cal/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 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 is investigating Monday’s fire at the former Renoir Hotel in San Francisco that injured eight construction workers from smoke inhalation.
A worker unloading sheet rock at a San Jose construction site fell to his death Wednesday afternoon according to police.
A worker died in a fall at a residential construction site at the former Bay Meadows racetrack in San Mateo Tuesday afternoon, officials said.
Cal/OSHA has fined the transit agency $210,000 for the incident, where two workers were killed on the tracks near the Walnut Creek BART station.
A San Francisco porn company was fined for maintaining dangerous workplace conditions…
Two of three workers who fell this morning after scaffolding collapsed at a home in San Francisco’s Twin Peaks neighborhood suffered life-threatening injuries, a fire department spokeswoman said.
State officials have cited an elevator company in the death of a worker at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara earlier this year.
A construction worker who was struck and killed by a big-rig while working at a Berkeley middle school earlier this week has been identified.