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Amazon’s Robbinsville “Fulfillment Center” Fined $7,000 by OSHA

Online commerce giant Amazon.com has been fined $7,000 by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for failing to document at least 26 different injuries and illnesses at their facility in Robbinsville. Investigators also found that “employees were exposed to several workplace ergonomic risks, included repeated bending at the waist and exertions and standing during their 10-hour… Keep Reading

Law & Public Safety

Trenton Firefighters to Get Raises and Bulletproof Vests

Trenton’s bravest will hopefully be a little safer thanks to the purchase of bullet proof vests. According to a report by the Times of Trenton’s Cristina Rojas, the city’s EMS workers have been wearing the vests for years, but now firefighters will follow suit. The vests are one new component in the city’s recently-negotiated deal… Keep Reading