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News Government Manufacturing General
March 30, 2020  

Trump extends virus guidelines, braces US for big death toll

US government’s top infectious disease expert said the US could experience more than 100,000 deaths and millions of infections from the pandemic.

News Manufacturing General
December 9, 2019  

Devastating factory fire kills at least 43 in Indian capital

Appears to have been caused by an electric short circuit; authorities are investigating whether the factory was operating legally.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General
May 6, 2019  

UPDATED: Three, likely four dead in Illinois factory blast

Explosion at plant that makes specialty silicone chemical materials for adhesives, sealants and coatings.

News Construction Manufacturing General Operations
April 25, 2019  

11 die as elevator cable snaps at work site in China

Fatalities are piling up as management cuts corners and safety violations mount.

News Manufacturing General
June 6, 2017  

Fired Florida awning factory worker killed 5, shot self as siren neared

Army vet was a loners, no known ties to subversive, terrorist organizations.

News Construction Manufacturing General
November 24, 2016  

At least 67 killed in China scaffolding collapse at power plant

One worker was missing, as 500 rescue workers dig through the debris with their bare hands.

News Manufacturing General
November 30, 2015  

10 dead in Eastern China from steel factory gas leak

Seven other hospitalized, cause is under investigation

News Business Operations Operations Technology
June 4, 2013  

Poultry plant fires shows little has changed for many Chinese workers

Callous approach to worker safety in China that leads to frequent industrial disasters.

News Operations Sustainability
February 5, 2013  

Gas caused blast that killed 37 at Pemex HQ, officials say

Investigation finds no evidence of explosives in the blast the decimated several floors of building in Mexico City.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Sustainability
February 1, 2013  

25 killed, 101 hurt in explosion at Mexican oil company headquarters

Cause of explosion remains unknown.

News Business Operations Operations Technology
May 27, 2010  

Ford fined for two forklift fatalities

OAKVILLE, Ont.: Ford Motor Company of Canada Ltd. has