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Workplace Safety Probe Launched After California Refinery Fire

California occupational safety investigators have begun an investigation into Marathon's refinery following a Feb. 25 fire.

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New Jersey Businessman Slapped With $4.2 Million Hazmat Fine

Thomas Toy illegally stored hazardous waste at what became an EPA Superfund clean-up site.

Chemical Safety Board Strengthens Chemical Release Reporting

The legislation requires plant owners to notify the board about accidental releases.

Chemical Safety Board Probes Fatal Oil Well Blowout

The action comes after Brian Maldonado, 25, of San Diego, Texas, died Saturday at the Dell Seton Medical Center in Austin where he underwent surgery after the blast.

Delaware Refinery Settles with Air Regulators Over Fire

The latest violations involve more than 6 tons of air pollutants released.

DeRidder Paper Mill Explosion

A non-condensable gas system caused an explosion at the PCA DeRidder Paper Mill in Louisiana on Feb. 8, 2017, killing three workers and injuring seven others.

Where to Begin When Considering a Drone Program

Establishing an unmanned aircraft program requires a fire agency to navigate regulatory and training hurdles to improve operational efficiency.

Wisconsin Moves to Restrict PFAS-Based Foam

Wisconsin state legislators voted Tuesday to tighten restrictions on the presence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, referred to by some as "forever chemicals," in firefighting foam.

OSHA Cites Wisconsin Company for Exposing Workers to Lead

Industrial valve company fined $171,628 in penalties for lead, copper dust exposure.

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Kansas Fertilizer Plant Fire Causes River Pollution Concern

Water systems resume drawing from Neosho River after testing for contaminants.