Tue., November 27, 2012 8:53am
The U.S. Department of Labor cited a chemical manufacturing company in northwest Georgia for 20 safety violations, and proposes the company pay a $77,000 fine. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced Monday that MFG Chemical Inc. exposed workers to fire and explosion hazards, among other safety infractions.
Fri., September 28, 2012 12:00pm
Under a settlement agreement with federal labor officials, Georgia-based carpet manufacturer Mohawk Industries Inc. will increase fire protection at its four carpet pad facilities, including one in Tifton.
Tue., August 28, 2012 7:24am
Federal labor officials have cited a Flowery Branch company with 19 safety and health violations following an accident that killed an employee.
Wed., June 20, 2012 10:00am
Officials at a central Georgia military distribution center said this week blood tests for lead exposure on about half of the 34 civilians who work there have been normal; 18 test results are pending.
Wed., February 8, 2012 12:16am
About 100 people gathered near the Imperial Sugar refinery near Savannah to remember those who died at the plant on the same night four years ago. Fourteen people were killed because of a dust explosion at the facility on Feburary 7th, 2008. First responders, ministers and survivors gathered at a church near the blast site.
Wed., July 7, 2010 10:20am
It'll be a $4 million penalty for the sugar maker's plant near Savannah, which exploded, killing 14 people, and a $2 million penalty for a plant in Louisiana.
Thu., April 1, 2010 3:43pm
The company and 18 litigants have reached agreements in cases stemming from
Thu., November 26, 2009 9:03am
OSHA issued 20 violations to Callaway Farms Manufacturing in Wilkes County
Fri., November 6, 2009 2:46pm
20 months after a deadly explosion, the sugar refinery...
Fri., September 25, 2009 12:58am
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board issued its long-awaited findings on the Impe