Incidents

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NY Cosmetics Maker Fined after Fatality

Verla International failed to properly dispense flammable liquids and did not properly dispose of combustible waste material on the day
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Worker Dies at WI Caterpillar Facility

A worker who died after a heavy steel plate fell on him in an industrial accident at the Caterpillar facility
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Contractor Killed in AK Landfill Incident

A contractor died after an incident at the Matanuska-Susitna Borough Central Landfill in Palmer, Alasksa, Monday morning, officials said. The
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Fatal Incident at IN Coal Plant

A Gallagher Station employee died Monday from injuries sustained in an industrial accident at the New Albany, IN, facility, officials
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Coil Maker Fined after Amputation

Vorteq Coil Finishers LLC in Jackson, TN, is facing $57,750 in fines for 12 violations after an unguarded pinch point
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CA Metal Maker Fined after Amputation

UMC Acquisition Corp. in Downey, CA, faces $86,615 in fines for 11 citations after unguarded moving belts and pulleys resulted
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Acrobat, Reader Patches from Adobe

Adobe updated Acrobat, Reader and Photoshop fixing 47 vulnerabilities. The security holes have been addressed in the Windows and macOS
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IBM Bans Mobile Storage Devices

Use of removable storage devices continues to plague companies across the globe. The problem is users sometimes need them to
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Paperboard Maker Faces Repeat Safety Fines

Midvale Paper Box Co. is facing $201,211 in fines after inspectors found employees exposed to safety hazards during a follow-up
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NSA Exploit Use on Rise

One of the tenets in the manufacturing automation sector is patching does not occur on a frequent basis,
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