DHAKA/GUWAHATI, India (Reuters) - Widespread floods have killed more than 800 people and displaced over a million in India, Nepal and Bangladesh, with aid workers warning of severe food shortages and water-borne diseases as rains continue to lash the affected areas.
KPC Media Group (subscription required) reports that an Indiana State Police officer and the Indiana Toll Road Concession Co. completed a project to erect roadside markers honoring two officers and a highway worker killed in the line...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board said on Friday it had opened an investigation into the Colonial Pipeline Co accident in Helena, Alabama, which killed one worker and seriously injured four others.
HELENA, Ala. (Reuters) - Colonial Pipeline Co shut down its main gasoline and distillates pipelines on Monday after an explosion and fire in Shelby, Alabama, killing a worker and sending five to the hospital - the second time in two months it had to close the crucial supply line to the U.S. Show More Summary
Hopes of a lasting truce in Syria continued to collapse late Monday after an aid convoy was targeted in airstrikes near the northern city of Aleppo, killing at least 12 people, mostly aid workers, according to activists. The U.N. confirmed...Show More Summary
A man was killed by a crane on a construction site in Irvine early Tuesday, authorities said. The construction worker, whose name has not been released, was fatally wounded in the 15000 block of Barranca Parkway, where commercial construction is underway, said Farrah Emami, a spokeswoman for the...
Police are investigating two farm workers after the pair allegedly killed 72 defenseless piglets by repeatedly jumping on them. The two Spanish farmhands are also accused of being so proud of their bloodthirsty savagery that they couldn’t wait to boast to friends of their deeds and sent footage of the carnage to people via WhatsApp.... Show More Summary
'Financial Times' correspondent Sarah O'Connor didn't make the connection when she tweeted about a tragic robot accident. A robot has killed a worker in a VW plant in Germany http://t.co/RRdCnNmbsj — Sarah O'Connor (@sarahoconnor_) July...Show More Summary
Construction worker killed when freeway overpass collapses in Cincinnati, Ohio http://t.co/mSI16pKdLH pic.twitter.com/ImpaLJ6vME — NBC News (@NBCNews) January 20, 2015
Four years ago, a buildup of methane gas and coal dust exploded in West Virginia's Upper Big Branch Mine, killing 29 workers in the deadliest American coal mine disaster in 40 years. The mine was owned by the Massey Energy Co., led by CEO Don Blankenship, whose management style and political...
At least 36 feared dead in northeast Kenya attack: Red Cross http://t.co/Agvr0Ljti5 pic.twitter.com/hFMEmxcx1z — FRANCE 24 (@FRANCE24) December 2, 2014
At least 36 people were killed Tuesday after gunmen attacked a stone quarry in the northern Kenyan town of Mandera. Gunmen in Kenya kill 36 quarry workers near the north-eastern town of Mandera http://t.co/ES50jYwhs1 pic.twitter.com/oa0eZ6gEGf...Show More Summary
According to Turkish media, two workers from the Izmir Ship Recycling Co. in Turkey were killed, and nine others injured while working to dismantle the MS Princess (also known as The [...]
Samsung Group said Thursday that it fired the chief of its engineering unit Samsung Engineering Co., holding him responsible for a water tank explosion that killed three workers Friday. A water tank burst during a stress test at a polysilicon plant construction site inside Samsung Fine Chemicals in Ulsan, about 410 kilometers southeast of Seoul. Show More Summary
Samsung has fired the chief of its engineering unit Samsung Engineering Co., after holding him responsible for the death of three workers that were victims of an exploding water tank during a stress test at a polysilicon plant construction...Show More Summary
A gold mine collapse has killed at least 37 miners in the Central African Republic. African government officials have announced the disaster, which happened yesterday in Ndassima. The workers were trapped and killed when the mine collapsed under pressure from heavy rains. Show More Summary
A construction worker was buried alive on Staten Island today when a water main trench he was working in collapsed. The 29-year-old worker, who has not been identified, suffered severe head trauma and leg injuries when the trench collapsed around 10:50 a.m. Show More Summary
This is what corporations do WITH regulations: Massey Energy Co. could have prevented the West Virginia mine explosion that killed 29 workers last year and the company failed to disclose some hazards in reports it provided to government inspectors, federal safety officials said Wednesday. Patricia Smith, the U.S. Labor Department’s top lawyer, said not recording [...]
Cops: Deployed chute could have injured or killed ground workers Prosecutors today filed a criminal complaint against the flight attendant who took an unorthodox departure from Kennedy International Airport. Flight Attendant Rage Complaint Special Assignment Is this a Featured Item?: Featured 1 Is this a TSG Favorite?: No read more
Workers continues to kill it in the repro side of heritage. Coming in December are these two engineer jackets made to the original spec a pair of originals found in the K&T H MFG Co. family. The photos speak for themselves. Everything is right on point with these pieces. As usual, email Workers if [...]Show More Summary