OSHA

Lolita performs at the Miami Seaquarium.  (Source: miamiseaquarium.com

Seaquarium Says Trainers Will No Longer Be In Water During Shows

The Miami Seaquarium announced Monday that trainers will no longer be in the water during show performances with the killer whale.

06/01/2015

SeaWorld, Orlando 
(Credit, Heather Leigh Carroll)

SeaWorld Drops Appeal Of OSHA Violation

SeaWorld’s famous orca shows have changed drastically – forever. Trainers will not be allowed to swim with orcas during shows.

08/20/2014

Miami Seaquarium (Source: miamiseaquarium.com)

Miami Seaquarium Fined $7,000 By OSHA

When trainers are working with killer whales, a physical barrier is required between the trainer and the animal for protection.

07/24/2014

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Beam Strikes Construction Workers; One Killed, Two Critical

A construction worker died Monday morning after a beam struck him, Fort Lauderdale police reported.

07/21/2014

Hernan Gutierrez was killed Monday June 23, 2014 when he fell into a wood chipper in Davie. (Source: Davie PD)

Davie Police ID Man Killed In Wood Chipper Accident

Davie police have identified the man who died Monday afternoon after he fell into a wood chipper.

CBS Miami–06/24/2014

June 23, 2014: A man died after going through a wood chipper.  (Source: CBS4)

Man Killed After Going Through Wood Chipper

A man died Monday afternoon after authorities said he went all the way through a wood chipper.

06/23/2014

(Photo by Matt Stroshane/Getty Images)

SeaWorld Loses Appeal In Death By Killer Whale

A federal appeals court on Friday upheld a regulatory safety finding against SeaWorld in the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale at the theme park.

04/11/2014

(Photo by Matt Stroshane/Getty Images)

“Blackfish” Director Responds To SeaWorld’s Allegations

SeaWorld questioned a director’s contact with an Occupational Safety and Health Administration last week for the making of the documentary “Blackfish”.

03/03/2014

(Photo by Matt Stroshane/Getty Images)

SeaWorld Questions Ethics Of OSHA Investigator

An Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigator is in deep waters after being called out by SeaWorld.

02/28/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Scaffolding Accident Sends 4 Workers To Hospital, Scene Of Daring Rescue

Around 3:30 on Monday afternoon, four workers cleaning and inspecting the bridges along the New River below I-95 were on a suspended scaffolding when it suddenly gave way.

02/10/2014

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