Beasley Allen files complaint on behalf of Barbour county man

August 9, 2010 - Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C. has filed a lawsuit in the Circuit Court of Barbour County against Saxio Algermany Strothers and two insurance companies. The... Read More

Beasley Allen files wrongful death lawsuit following radio tower collapse

July 29, 2010 - Montgomery law firm Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C., has filed a lawsuit in the Circuit Court for Calhoun County, Alabama, on behalf of the family of Barry... Read More

CPSC urges caution with fireworks during July 4 holiday weekend

July 1, 2010 - WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) wants consumers to put safety in play if fireworks are part of Fourth of July celebrations. A new CPSC study ... Read More

Offshore oil execs fought new safety improvements before Gulf explosion

April 28, 2010 - The energy industry fought federal regulators, safety advocates, and environmental activists for promoting policies that would enhance the safety of workers and reduce the risk of... Read More

11 workers missing, 4 critically injured after oil rig blast in Gulf

April 22, 2010 - Eleven oil rig workers are still missing after what appeared to be a blowout explosion on a Transocean oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico Tuesday night. Teams of rescue workers... Read More

Minnesota law failing to improve meatpacking safety, survey finds

December 16, 2009 - MINNEAPOLIS - A two-year-old law intended to improve safety for meatpacking workers has failed and conditions in many plants have actually gotten worse, according to a survey... Read More

Halloween can become a scary time for all the wrong reasons

October 29, 2009 - Halloween can become a scary time for all the wrong reasons. Unsafe costumes, walking in the streets, getting candy from strangers... The risks are real, but there are a number of things... Read More

CPSC urges kids to stay in school by staying safe

September 9, 2009 - "Stay in school" was President Obama's message to the nation's schoolchildren Tuesday as a new academic year opened throughout much of the country. The message was echoed by Inez... Read More

OSHA web site offers safety tips to protect employees in the workplace

August 31, 2009 - According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, latest figures show that there were 4.2 million occupational injuries and illnesses among U.S. employees in 2005, and about 4.6 of every... Read More

Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries released

August 20, 2009 - A total of 5,071 fatal work injuries were recorded in the United States in 2008, down from a total of 5,657 fatal work injuries reported for 2007. While the 2008 results are preliminary,... Read More

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