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.
Construction Worker Killed At San Mateo Bay Meadows Housing Development Site A worker died in a fall at a residential construction site at the former Bay Meadows racetrack in San Mateo Tuesday afternoon, officials said.
BART Fined By State Officials For Incident In Which Two Workers Were KilledCal/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.
SF Porn Company's Condom Policy Prompts Fine By CalOSHAA San Francisco porn company was fined for maintaining dangerous workplace conditions…
Scaffolding Collapse Leaves 3 Hurt In San Francisco's Twin PeaksTwo 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.