‘Someone’ll Get Killed,’ Said MN Backhoe Worker—Next Day It Was Him – Darien, CT Patch

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‘Someone’ll Get Killed,’ Said MN Backhoe Worker—Next Day It Was Him – Darien, CT Patch: The night before Jeffery Allen Tukua, a construction worker in Fort Snelling State Park, was crushed to death by a backhoe, he told his wife that he “had a bad feeling about the job” and did not want to go into work the next day.“Jeffery told her he felt the job was dangerous and someone was going to get killed,” an officer in the Minneapolis St. Paul Airport Police wrote in a recently released report.Tukua, a 46-year-old Hastings man employed by the Jordan-based construction firm S.M. Hentges,

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Walgreens to Pay $16.5M for Improper Waste Disposal, Privacy Violations – Rancho Bernardo-4S Ranch, CA Patch

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Walgreens to Pay $16.5M for Improper Waste Disposal, Privacy Violations – Rancho Bernardo-4S Ranch, CA Patch: Dozens of Walgreens stores around the state routinely sent hazardous waste to local landfills and failed to take measures to protect the privacy of their pharmacy customers’ confidential medical information, authorities said.
As a result, a judge in Alameda Superior Court ordered Walgreen Co. to pay $16.57 million as part of a settlement of a civil environmental prosecution for hazardous waste disposal violations, the local District Attorney’s Office announced Thursday.

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Man crushed to death in garage accident was 32 and from Great Horton (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus)

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Man crushed to death in garage accident was 32 and from Great Horton (From Bradford Telegraph and Argus): A man who tragically died after being crushed in an accident at his workplace in Keighley was last night named as Mark Roper.

Mr Roper, 32, of Great Horton, Bradford, is understood to have been struck when a hire car reversed through some closed doors at the Autocraft Accident Repair Centre.

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More counselling for workers with health problems – Austrian Times Online News

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More counselling for workers with health problems – General News – Austrian Times Online News – English Newspaper: Counselling is to be made more widely available to deal with one third of people who complain of health problems in their job in Lower Austria.

Top of the list of complaints were back pain and headaches, followed by psychological illnesses such as depression. Those who work in sales were particularly affected.

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Fire At Sam’s Club In Davenport – KWQC-TV6

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Fire At Sam’s Club In Davenport – KWQC-TV6 News and Weather For The Quad Cities –: It’s the busiest time of the year for retailers, so a fire couldn’t have come at a worse time for the Sam’s Club in Davenport.

The fire may have been started by a forklift. For now, the store is closed. An employee says the store could reopen by 5 Thursday evening.

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Boardroom Battle – – Romanian Times

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Boardroom Battle – Around the World News – Romanian Times Online News – English Newspaper: A military publishing boss stabbed a colleague to death and then tried to blow up his co-directors with a home-made bomb in an extraordinary boardroom battle.

Victim Krzystof Zolovic, 48, died instantly when the firm’s CEO Cezary Solowski, also 48, stabbed him through the heart during a board meeting at the firm’s office in Warsaw, Poland.

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Iron Man – when the phone rang I picked up the iron by mistake and pressed it to my ear – Romanian Times

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Iron Man – Around the World News – Romanian Times Online News – English Newspaper: Hapless husband Tomas Paczkowski is regretting promising to show his better half he was hot stuff at housework – after accidentally ironing his face when the phone rang.

Tomas – from Elbag, Poland – was determined to show wife Lila that he was just as good around the home as she is.

“I decided to do the ironing while she was out at work, just to prove a point,” he explained.

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Welder electrocuted in workshop – BorneoPost Online

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Welder electrocuted in workshop – BorneoPost Online | Borneo , Malaysia, Sarawak Daily News | Largest English Daily In Borneo: MIRI: A man was electrocuted in a fatal accident at a workshop in Krokop late Wednesday evening.The victim, identified as Gallvin Divid, 26, was believed to have suffered an electric shock while welding a lorry. A father of two, Gallvin was pronounced dead at a private hospital here.Miri police chief ACP Mun Kock Keong, when contacted yesterday, confirmed having received a report on the incident.

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