Officials Monitoring Chemical Plant After Explosion, FireAt least 2 tons of highly unstable chemicals used in such products as plastics and paint exploded and burned at a flood-crippled plant near Houston, sending up a plume of acrid black smoke that stung the eyes and lungs.
Construction Worker Killed In Worksite AccidentA construction worker has died after a worksite accident in northeast Fort Worth. The accident happened during morning rush hour at a commercial construction site near Berkshire Lake Boulevard.
OSHA: Riding Mowers Overturn On Slopes, Kill 3 In 1 Month In the past month, three landscape company employees have died in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas when riding mowers or tractors overturned into water or a stream bed.
Texas Lowe's Employee Killed When Rack Of Wood FallsA federal workplace safety agency will investigate the death of a male employee at a Lowe's Home Improvement store in Texas who died after a stack of lumber fell on him.
Massive Explosion & Chemical Fire At Garland PlantAn explosion and subsequent massive fire at a chemical plant in Garland sent workers scrambling and businesses nearby into a panic.
Company's Safety Record Questioned In Garland FireJust hours after a fire broke out at a Garland chemical plant, federal and state investigators started looking to see if there were any violations at the facility that contributed to the explosion and fire.
Feds Investigate Fatal UT Dallas Crane CollapseFifty-year-old Terry Weaver, of Grand Saline, labored five days a week as an ironworker, then spent his weekends working on cranes.
Carrollton Company Cited For Safety & Health HazardsThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited a Carrollton company for 15 safety and health violations -- two considered willful and 13 others deemed serious.
Pipe Accident In Allen Ends A Father’s DreamEarl Sipp of Mississippi was about to pass on the family trucking business to his son, Aaron.