• Worker Killed in Accident at Mining Site in Schuylkill County
    CASS TOWNSHIP — A man is dead after an accident at a mining property in Schuylkill County. The coroner says the man was killed in an accident Tuesday morning on the Reading Anthracite property in Cass Township, near Minersville. According to the...
  • 7 in 10 migrant workers not compensated for work accidents
    Nearly 7 in 10 migrant workers at construction sites did not receive compensation from the government for work-related accidents, the nation’s human rights watchdog said Wednesday. The National Human Rights Commission of Korea said that foreign workers...
  • Uber ties up with AXA for workers' accident cover in France
    PARIS (Reuters) - Uber and insurance group AXA (AXAF.PA) on Tuesday announced a partnership to offer accident cover for drivers who work for the ride hailing service in France. In France, as in other countries, Uber has come in for criticism from lawmakers...
  • 21 hospitalized following crash in Suffield
    A bus carrying tobacco workers was involved in a crash with a pickup truck in Suffield on Tuesday morning. According to police, it happened near 2075 Mountain Rd. just before 6 a.m. Twenty one adults, many of them tobacco workers, were brought to the...
  • Uber partners with AXA to offer workers 'accident cover'
    Uber has partnered with AXA to offer workers ‘accident cover’ in France.Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images Uber has partnered with global insurance company AXA to offer accident cover for its drivers in France. While Uber and AXA confirmed the move...
  • Bus Carrying Tobacco Workers Crashes, 21 Hospitalized
    Twenty-one people were taken to the hospital after a crash between a bus carrying tobacco workers and a pickup truck in Suffield. The head-on crash happened just before 6 a.m. Tuesday on Mountain Road. There were 20 people on the bus and one person in the...
  • UDOT worker seriously injured in crash near Jeremy Ranch
    PARK CITY — A Utah Department of Transportation worker was in serious condition after a semitruck crashed into two UDOT vehicles that were working on a bridge on I-80 Thursday morning, authorities said. Emergency crews responded to a report of a crash on...
  • Police: 21 hurt in Suffield crash of pickup truck, tobacco workers bus
    SUFFIELD — Police say 21 people were injured early today in a near head-on collision on Mountain Road between a pickup truck and a school bus carrying tobacco workers to a local farm, police and fire officials said.
  • 21 Transported After Bus Carrying Tobacco Workers Crashes In Suffield
    Officials say 21 people were taken to hospitals after a bus carrying tobacco workers collided head-on with a pickup truck Tuesday morning on Mountain Road. The crash happened just before 6 a.m. near Sunrise Park, Fire Chief Chuck Flynn said. The bus was...
  • Fifth worker from TECO molten slag accident dies
    The June 29 accident at the Tampa Electric Big Bend Power Station in Apollo Beach claimed a fifth life on Thursday. BRACE Industrial Group said its employee, Armando Perez, 56, died of injuries he sustained from the accident. Molten slag, a substance that...