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  • Scaffolding accident in San Francisco.
  • Two workers who fell Thursday from scaffolding at a skyscraper under construction in SF are expected to survive their injuries.
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construction, cal OSHA, soma, san francisco news
  • A worker who was killed when a piece of equipment fell on him at a Volvo-owned company in San Leandro has been identified.
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san leandro, construction, cal OSHA, east bay news
  • Officials are investigating a fatal industrial accident at Volvo Construction Equipment Services in San Leandro.
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san leandro, construction, cal OSHA, east bay news
  • Two workers were killed by granite slabs that fell on them as they 
worked in a shipping container in San Francisco.
  • Two workers who were killed Friday by falling slabs of granite in San Francisco's Bernal Heights neighborhood have been identified.
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construction, cal OSHA, san francisco news
  • Two workers were killed by granite slabs that fell on them as they  worked in a shipping container in San Francisco.
  • Two workers were killed by granite slabs that fell on them as they worked in a shipping container in San Francisco.
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  • Two workers were killed by granite slabs that fell on them as they 
worked in a shipping container in San Francisco.
  • Two workers were killed by granite slabs that fell on them as they worked in a shipping container in San Francisco.
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construction, cal OSHA, san francisco news, jonathan bloom
  • A San Francisco porn company has been hit with a fine of nearly $80,000 for maintaining dangerous workplace conditions.
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mission district, cal OSHA, movies, san francisco news
  • Two Amgen employees were transported to a hospital after being injured in an explosion in one of 
the companys South San Francisco labs.
  • Biotech company Amgen is under scrutiny after another dangerous fire that injured workers in South San Francisco.
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south san francisco, fire, explosion, hazmat, cal OSHA, peninsula news
  • Levis Stadium
  • An elevator company at the San Francisco 49ers' new Levi's Stadium is facing over $50,000 in fines following the death of a worker.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, south bay news
  • Tesla Model S
  • Tesla's Model S has just landed the number one spot when it comes to customer satisfaction, despite recent concerns about battery fires.
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fremont, tesla, cal OSHA, electric vehicles, fire, business
  • Tesla Motors home page
  • Shares in Palo Alto-based Tesla Motors were up slightly Tuesday morning on news of a federal investigation into the safety of its electric sedans.
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fremont, tesla, cal OSHA, electric vehicles, fire, news
  • In this Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013 photo provided by the Tennessee Highway Patrol, emergency workers respond to a fire on a Tesla Model S electric car in Smyrna, Tenn.
  • The U.S. government's auto safety watchdog has opened an investigation into battery fires in Tesla Model S electric cars.
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fremont, tesla, cal OSHA, electric vehicles, news
  • Fremont fire truck at Tesla plant after industrial accident
  • One Tesla worker has been released from the hospital following an accident that left three hurt at the company's plant in Fremont.
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fremont, tesla, cal OSHA, electric vehicles, east bay news
  • Tesla CEO visits his injured employees
  • Tesla CEO Elon Musk came to Valley Medical Center in San Jose to visit three of his employees who were injured in an accident.
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tesla, cal OSHA, fremont, news
  • Fremont fire truck at Tesla plant after industrial accident
  • One Tesla worker has been released from the hospital following an accident that left three hurt at the company's plant in Fremont.
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fremont, tesla, cal OSHA, electric vehicles, news
  • State legislators question BART safety policies
  • BART officials faced tough questions Thursday from state lawmakers who want to prevent another tragedy on the rails.
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cal OSHA, BART, BART strike, unions, strike, traffic, transportation, SEIU, ATU, bay area traffic, heather ishimaru
  • A Bay Area Rapid Transit train arrives at a station Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in Oakland, Calif.
  • BART managers will face some tough questions about safety issues at a hearing today.
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cal OSHA, BART, BART strike, unions, strike, traffic, transportation, SEIU, ATU, news
  • It was an emotional day at the site of Levis Stadium after the death of a construction worker.
  • A memorial will be held Saturday for a worker who was killed while unloading a truck at Levi's stadium.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, south bay news
  • Don White, who was killed during a construction accident at Levis Stadium
  • State safety regulators are re-starting their investigation into a fatal accident that happened in June at the new 49ers stadium.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, news
  • Don White, who was killed during a construction accident at Levis Stadium
  • State safety regulators are re-starting their investigation into a fatal accident that happened in June at the new 49ers stadium.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, south bay news, matt keller
  • Don White, who was killed during a construction accident at Levis Stadium
  • A state agency is reopening its investigation into the death of a worker in June at the new San Francisco 49ers stadium in Santa Clara.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, news
  • Levis Stadium
  • Construction work on the San Francisco 49ers new stadium in Santa Clara will resume Tuesday after a fatal accident.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, south bay news, david louie
  • The Levis Stadium construction site.
  • One of Lake?s Vacaville neighbors described him as a very nice person who liked to keep to himself.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, news
  • A safety guidelines sign.
  • Construction work on the San Francisco 49ers new stadium in Santa Clara will resume Tuesday after a fatal accident.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, news
  • Pallbearers at the funeral of Magda Gonzalez.
  • Funeral services were held Monday in Hollister for 49-year-old Magda Gonzalez.
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san jose, cal OSHA, news
  • Pallbearers at the funeral of Magda Gonzalez.
  • Funeral services were held Monday in Hollister for 49-year-old Magda Gonzalez.
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san jose, cal OSHA, california news, david louie
  • San Jose City College accident kills woman
  • Tuesday afternoon a woman was killed in an accident involving heavy-duty construction equipment at San Jose City College.
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san jose, cal OSHA, south bay news, lisa amin gulezian
  • Tuesday afternoon a woman was killed in an accident involving heavy-duty construction equipment at San Jose City College.
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san jose, cal OSHA, news
  • Trucks at the Port of Oakland
  • The Port of Oakland is back open following a daylong shutdown by union workers to mourn the death of coworker Joy Daniels.
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cal OSHA, driving, unions, oakland, port of oakland, news
  • Port of Oakland worker Joy Daniels
  • A 24-hour union shutdown at the Port of Oakland to mourn the death of a coworker has left many truck drivers frustrated.
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port of oakland, oakland, unions, driving, cal OSHA, news
  • Trucks at the Port of Oakland
  • The Port of Oakland is back open following a daylong shutdown by union workers to mourn the death of coworker Joy Daniels.
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port of oakland, oakland, unions, driving, cal OSHA, east bay news
  • An employee at a Redwood City Grocery Outlet was killed in an accident involving a machine used to compact cardboard.
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redwood city, cal OSHA, peninsula news
  • Donald White
  • Construction has resumed at Levi's Stadium following a deadly accident that occurred earlier this week.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, south bay news
  • Construction has resumed at Levi's Stadium following a deadly accident that occurred earlier this week.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, news
  • Donald White
  • Workers are being kept away and all construction at Levi's Stadium is shut down today while officials investigate yesterday's tragedy.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, south bay news
  • Donald White
  • Workers are being kept away and all construction at Levi's Stadium is shut down today while officials investigate yesterday's tragedy.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, news
  • It was an emotional day at the site of Levis Stadium after the death of a construction worker.
  • It was an emotional day at the site of Levi's Stadium after the death of a construction worker.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, news
  • It was an emotional day at the site of Levi's Stadium after the death of a construction worker.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, Levi's Stadium, south bay news, heather ishimaru
  • It was an emotional day at the site of Levi's Stadium after the death of a construction worker.
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santa clara, san francisco 49ers, construction, cal OSHA, news
  • UC Berkeley Professor Garrison Sposito
  • A soil scientist at UC Berkeley says the deadly fertilizer plant explosion in Texas is another example of a lack of proper oversight.
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berkeley, uc berkeley, explosion, fire, texas explosion, PG&E, san bruno fire, san bruno, cal OSHA, oil spill, richmond, national/world, mark matthews
  • UC Berkeley Professor Garrison Sposito
  • A soil scientist at UC Berkeley says the deadly fertilizer plant explosion in Texas is another example of a lack of proper oversight.
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berkeley, uc berkeley, explosion, fire, texas explosion, PG&E, san bruno fire, san bruno, cal OSHA, oil spill, richmond, news
  • Richmond Chevron Refinery fire from Aug. 2012
  • Nine months after a disastrous fire, Richmond has been given approval from CalOSHA to fully resume operations.
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  • Dale Anderson, owner and founder of Cat Haven, a wild cat park near Dunlap, Calif., talks with a female lion
  • A Central Valley animal park where a lion killed an intern reopened to the public Sunday with the support of the victim's family.
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  • Lion attack victim Dianna Hanson
  • A Central California animal park will reopen Sunday, following Wednesday's attack in which a lion killed a 24-year-old intern.
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  • Lion attack victim Dianna Hanson
  • Investigators are trying to determine how a lion escaped through a cage door to attack and kill an intern at an animal park in Dunlap.
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central valley, fresno, animal, animals in peril, cal OSHA, news
  • Two men working at a commercial warehouse in San Jose were seriously burned Saturday morning when an electrical panel exploded.
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san jose, fire, cal OSHA, south bay news
  • Chevron
  • The Chevron Richmond Refinery gets slapped with CalOSHA's largest penalty in the agency's history.
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cal OSHA, chevron, fire, east bay news, heather ishimaru
  • Chevron
  • The Chevron Richmond Refinery gets slapped with CalOSHA's largest penalty in the agency's history.
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  • A cherry picker overturned near Santa Rosa Thursday morning, sending a worker falling 40 feet to the ground.
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santa rosa, cal OSHA, north bay news
  • The Center for Investigative Reporting and the Center for Public Integrity found some serious concerns about lab safety and just whos watching out for the researchers.
  • There are tens of thousands of laboratories conducting research at universities around the state.
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