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The 3 Most Common Types of Environmental Injuries

by Staff Blogger | August 12th, 2014

The environments where we live and work can have a significant impact on our health. Some experts contend that personal injury lawyers and the civil justice system play a large part in educating the public about environmental dangers. The American Association for Justice states that three of the most common environmental injuries include: Air Pollution-

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OSHA Fines Companies $134,000 For Exposing Workers To Environmental Dangers

by Staff Blogger | December 18th, 2012

December 18, 2012 Two Fort Worth, Texas, companies have been cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for safety violations surrounding exposure of workers to toxic chemicals that could result in an Environmental Injury. A press release from the agency stated Five Star Custom Foods Ltd. And Packers Sanitation Services Inc., violated 27 regulations that oversee

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OSHA Fines Company for Employees’ Over-Exposure to Lead

by fpw | August 9th, 2011

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) issued a press release last Thursday saying they had cited Georgia-based company Exide Technologies for a serious, and repeat, offense of exposing employees to high levels of lead at the battery recycling facility located in Frisco.

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Environmental problems caused by fires

by fpw | October 14th, 2008

October 14, 2008 The Associated Press reported that a 750 acre fire has caused environmental hazards for approximately 1,200 residents. 1,200 people were evacuated from their homes near the scene of the environmental hazard, and a firefighter and a resident reported minor breathing problems. The fire and environmental hazard was being contained by firefighters, but

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