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Safety Regulations

Japan Eased Safety Regulations For Boeing 787

Reuters | Posted 03.29.2013 | Business

* External experts concluded meetings in March 2008 * Set of 40 proposals adopted by Japan's transport ministry * Airlin...

Dave Jamieson

Is Industry Pressure Delaying Safety Rule At White House? | Dave Jamieson | Posted 01.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A long-awaited federal rule designed to protect workers in the construction and mining industries has been tied up in red tape at the Wh...

FDOT Must Take a Hands-on Approach to Safety

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 03.19.2012 | Miami
Spencer Aronfeld

How safe are those monorails at the Miami International Airport for the nearly 9,000 passengers who use them every day? Apparently not very.

The World's Deadliest Profession: Coal Miners Pay for China's Economic Miracle

Richard Schiffman | Posted 03.04.2012 | World
Richard Schiffman

Into the Light is a must see for anyone who wants to find out what is going on below the dazzling, high-tech surface of modern China.

Spearing Sacred Cows

Rep. Keith Ellison | Posted 12.15.2011 | Politics
Rep. Keith Ellison

Last week, I was on MSNBC's Up With Chris Hayes about jobs, the Occupy Wall Street movement and other issues. During the show I said that some regulations have created jobs.

How Government Fails To Deliver On Worker Safety

iWatch News | Posted 12.13.2011 | Business

Persistent hazards at a top employer underscore regulators' mixed message -- and 'schizophrenic' tactics....

Marcus Baram

Gulf Oil Rig Disaster And Mine Explosion Highlight Weak Safety Regulations | Marcus Baram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

"I have here before me a pile of news clips collected over the last couple of weeks describing workers, men and women, young and old who have been cru...