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OSHA sets stricter rules for disclosure of workplace injuries


  • Omaha World-Herald (Neb.)

New rules from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration would tighten reporting requirements for workplace accidents starting Jan. 1. Companies will have to disclose fatalities within eight h… Read More

Honda demonstrates virtual tow for cars


  • Computerworld UK

Honda has demonstrated the potential for vehicle-to-vehicle communications with a virtual tow that requires no physical connection between cars and no driver in the car being towed. Such vehicles are … Read More

Cape Wind to use New Bedford as staging, construction site



Cape Wind will use the port in New Bedford, Mass., as a staging and construction site for the 130-turbine offshore wind project. The developer has signed a two-year lease agreement, which entails paym… Read More