Florida paving company fined after a paver runs over operator

Fed-OSHA has fined a Florida paving company more than $16,800 after a 72-year-old man was run over by the paver he was operating. The company and the North Carolina-based heavy equipment manufacturer of the machine also face a lawsuit by the family accusing the employer of negligence due to inadequate training and supervision, and charging […]

Oil company hires investigator to determine cause of fire at North Dakota well

Whiting Petroleum says that it has hired a third-party investigator to help determine what caused oil tanks to catch fire Saturday at a well site near Watford City, North Dakota. Eleven contractors were onsite doing maintenance work, according to the company, and some suffered minor injuries. Bismarck Tribune