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Worker Killed Outside Argyle H.S. Was Hit By Semi Driven By His Dad

The tragedy of the death of a construction worker hit and killed outside Argyle High School Tuesday morning is taking a tremendous toll on one family. A Medical Examiner has verified that the father of the victim was behind the wheel of the flatbed big rig that hit and killed his son.

CBSDFW.COM–04/07/2015

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Somber Mood In Argyle After Structure Collapse

Federal investigators with OSHA are looking into the cause of a deadly construction collapse at Argyle High School.

04/03/2015

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Argyle Building Collapse: I-Team Uncovers Companies’ Past

When a building collapses and there’s loss of life or property, the I-Team looks through federal, state and even county information to build a history for each company involved.

04/02/2015

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Building Collapse Kills One, Injures Three Workers At N. Texas High School

Constructors workers at Argyle High School frantically called 911 after a building under construction suddenly collapsed onto them.

04/02/2015

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Texas Lowe’s Employee Killed When Rack Of Wood Falls

A 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.

01/02/2015

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Families Of Dallas High-Rise Fire Victims Launch Investigation

Lawyers representing the families of men killed last week in a fire at Thanksgiving Tower are now launching an independent investigation into the deadly accident.

CBSDFW.COM–12/18/2014

ORLANDO, FL - MARCH 30: Killer whale 'Tilikum' appears during its performance in its show 'Believe' at Sea World on March 30, 2011 in Orlando, Florida. 'Tilikum' is back to public performance March 30, the first time since the six-ton whale has performed since killing trainer 40-year-old trainer Dawn Brancheau at the marine park on February 24 2010, after Sea World Parks & Entertainment president Jim Atchinson signed off on the decision this week. (credit: Gerardo Mora/Getty Images)

SeaWorld Drops Appeal Of OSHA Violation

SeaWorld Entertainment has dropped an appeal of citations it received after the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale.

08/20/2014

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OSHA Orders BNSF To Reinstate 2 Workers, Back Pay

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has ordered Fort Worth-based BNSF Railway to reinstate workers in Montana and Wyoming, with back pay, after an agency investigation determined the employees were illegally fired after reporting they suffered a back injury at work.

05/20/2014

Massive Chemical Fire Rages Near Dallas

North Texas Chemical Company Having Safety Issues

Three times in the last two months, chemical trucks operated by Waxahachie-based Magnablend have been involved in hazardous material spills that have required state intervention.

05/16/2013

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Contractor Cited In Fatal UT-Dallas Crane Collapse

Federal officials have cited a Dallas-area contractor with six serious safety violations after a tower crane collapse on the University of Texas at Dallas campus killed two workers.

11/20/2012

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BP Agrees To Pay $13M For Texas Refinery Penalties

Oil giant BP has agreed to pay $13 million to settle charges of failing to fix safety violations at its Texas City oil refinery after a 2005 explosion killed 15 workers.

07/12/2012

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Carrollton Company Cited For Safety & Health Hazards

The 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.

05/17/2012

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