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Opinion: Almost never is a workplace death unpreventable

OSHA’s Colorado administrator: 2021 was an especially deadly year on the job, often because safety measures were ignored

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Colorado dairy fined $25K for worker’s death in manure pit

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited Shelton Land and Cattle LTD for the March death of 44-year-old Juan Panzo Temoxtle


JBS Foods cited after death in chemical vat in Colorado

JBS and its Swift Beef Co. operations were cited for eight safety violations related to the accident and is facing $59,000 in fines


Safeway faces OSHA fines after Denver worker loses 4 fingers

While investigating the incident, representatives from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration said they found seven violations of workplace safety rules


Steel mill furnace explodes in Pueblo, injures 7

All seven were able to walk out and expected to survive after Saturday's blast.


How Amazon hid its safety crisis in Colorado — and nationwide

Amazon’s safety team knew there was a problem at its fulfillment center in Thornton. Internal reports sent to Amazon safety managers across the country in early 2019 repeatedly flagged the warehouse for having especially high injury rates


Workers protest $15,615 federal fine for JBS meatpacking plant in Greeley where coronavirus killed six

The United Food and Commercial Workers Union called the fine for the multi-billion dollar company “insulting” and “ineffectual"


Focus on language helped drive down injuries for Spanish-speaking construction workers in Colorado

Efforts by insurers, construction companies and government to offer safety training also has financial benefit