Safety Engineering

WITH LITTLE FANFARE, A NEW EFFORT TO PROSECUTE EMPLOYERS THAT FLOUT SAFETY LAWS

For decades, the most egregious workplace safety violations have routinely escaped prosecution, even when they led directly to deaths or grievous injuries. Safety inspectors hardly ever called in the Justice Department. Congress repeatedly declined to toughen criminal laws for workplace deaths. Employers with extensive records of safety violations often paid insignificant fines and continued to ignore basic safety rules.
Source: Safety Engineering

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