The Port of Oakland, along with other Bay Area ports have been shut down for 24 hours Thursday due to safety procedure after a worker died late Wednesday night, an International Longshore and Warehouse official said.
Officials have fined a steel company nearly $37,000 in connection with the death of a worker at the site of the San Francisco 49ers new stadium in Santa Clara.
State officials have cited an elevator company in the death of a worker at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara earlier this year.
The Port of Oakland was effectively shut down Wednesday morning after a number of longshore workers skipped worked because of the death of a worker at the port on Tuesday.
A vineyard manager was sentenced Thursday to 30 days in jail and 80 hours of community service for removing a safety device in a tractor that overturned and killed a worker in 2011.
A Sacramento man was killed when he fell from a construction beam at the Woodlake Shopping Center in San Mateo Friday morning.