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Report Tallies Texas Nuclear Plant Violations

An unreleased report said that two Texas nuclear power plants, in Glen Rose and Wadsworth, each experienced more than 150 lower-level safety violations from 2000 through 2012.

10/15/2013

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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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TCEQ Concludes Massive Chemical Fire In Waxahachie Could Have Been Avoided

A report just released by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality concludes that last October’s massive fire at the Magnablend chemical plant in Waxahachie could have been avoided.

04/25/2012

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Magnablend Chemical Co. Cited By OSHA Over Explosion, Fire

OSHA cited the Magnablend Chemical company for seven serious violations and and levied a $45,000 fine for last year’s explosion and fire at the company’s Waxahachie factory.

03/30/2012

Vendors Get Low Marks For Food Safety

The food vendors at Cowboys Stadium and Rangers Ballpark in Arlington are getting a bad review from a national sports network. 

07/27/2010