CSB Safety Video: Public Worker Safety: Wastewater Plant Exp

Narrator: On January 11, 2006, an explosion and fire erupted at the Bethune Point Wastewater Treatment Plant operated by the City of Daytona Beach, Florida. Two workers were killed and a third was gravely injured. The explosion occurred as the workers used a cutting torch above a storage tank containing highly flammable methyl alcohol or […]

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Your Cannabis Questions, Answered: How can a plant be harmful?

CANADIANS HAVE QUESTIONS ABOUT CANNABIS. IF IT’S A PLANT, HOW CAN IT BE HARMFUL? DR. MARK WARE ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR, FAMILY MEDICINE AND ANESTHESIA Nature is full of plants that contain compounds that can be quite dangerous, if they’re not used carefully, or properly, or depending on dose. Cannabis is no different. It does have risks […]

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Massive explosion at chemical plant in Port Neches, Texas lights up night sky

Port Neches explosion fireball erupts over city after blast at chemical plant footage posted online shows a giant blaze at a TPC petrochemical plant in Port Neches Texas after an explosion Honus more than 40 miles away massive explosion and fireball rocked a petrochemical tank and blew out windows as it shook hands more than […]

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Rally held in Santa Maria to call for pesticide protection for farmworkers

a rally was held in Santa Maria today for a pet to call for pesticide protection for farmworkers people spoke about the effects of a certain pesticide which is a chemical sprayed on produce in the fields one woman president says she was sprayed with the chemical while pregnant she told her story of how […]

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VIDEO: Migrant Farmworkers May Have Been Sickened By Toxic Pesticide Greenlighted by EPA Under Trump

AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman. Earlier this month, more than 50 farmworkers here in California were exposed to a highly toxic pesticide, whose use was recently greenlighted by the EPA in one of the agency’s first decisions since Donald Trump took office. About an hour […]

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