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Workplace injury, illness costs being foisted on workers, government, OSHA's Michaels says

By Talia Buford and Maryam Jameel

Contractor, Hispanic worker deaths up in 2013, BLS says

By Talia Buford

Leadership at Chemical Safety Board questioned amid investigation backlog

By Rosalind Adams

Deadly Texas fertilizer plant explosion blamed on regulatory failures

Long-awaited EPA pesticide protections a 'mixed bag' for farmworkers

By Ronnie Greene

Center, NPR win top science reporting award

By The Center for Public Integrity

OSHA rule targets worker exposure to silica

By Jim Morris

Farmworker advocates press EPA to update pesticide rules

By Ronnie Greene

OSHA strengthens protections for temp workers

By Jim Morris

Workplace deaths up slightly in 2011

By Jim Morris

As critics press for action, Chemical Safety Board investigations languish

By Jim Morris and Chris Hamby

New federal scrutiny in wake of Center and NPR grain bin 'drownings' report

By Howard Berkes

Bill aims to strengthen OSHA workplace enforcement

By Chris Hamby

Worker suffocations persist as grain storage soars, employers flout safety rules

By Jim Morris and Howard Berkes

Rethinking OSHA exemption for farms

By Jim Morris and Howard Berkes