Cost-cutting leads to fatalities, $1B lawsuit

A recent $1 billion lawsuit claims a manufacturer modified its product to cut costs – which led to deadly results. Did the company put profits before safety? 

Did language barrier lead to worker’s death?

A young worker at a tortilla manufacturing facility in Brooklyn, NY, was killed on the job. In the resulting inspection, OSHA found machine guarding issues and suggested the worker may not have understood safety training that was only provided in English.