TV News LIES

Friday, Mar 27th

Last update07:27:57 PM GMT

You are here News Domestic (USA) IG Report links Bush Initiative to Work Fatalities

IG Report links Bush Initiative to Work Fatalities

E-mail Print PDF

A special government program to improve worker safety in hazardous industries rarely fulfilled its promise, a Labor Department audit concluded yesterday, and over the past six years, dozens of deaths occurred at firms that should have been subjected to much tighter federal safety enforcement.

The study found that officials failed to gather needed data, conducted uneven inspections and enforcement, and sometimes failed to discern repeat fatalities because records misspelled the companies' names or failed to notice when two subsidiaries with the same owner were involved.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Calif. deputy police chief among six arrested in drug sting

Calif. deputy police chief among six arrested in drug stingA deputy police chief in Fresno, Calif., was among six people arrested Thursday in a federal...

New York buildings collapse after explosion in Manhattan

NYC buildings collapseAt least 19 people have been injured after an explosion caused two buildings to collapse in...

Judge in Texas blocks federal rules change for gay couples

Texas judge blocks federal lawA federal judge in Texas has blocked temporarily federal rules that would have expanded medical leave...

Executive for Weapons Manufacturer Admits Publicly That 'Perceived' Threats Are Great for Business

General DynamicsAlthough unemployment is finally starting to fall, the economy overall remains sluggish, as many Americans struggle...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!