“Over the past two years, we fell short of our own expectations for safety, and we mourn the loss of valued coworkers,” a Goodyear spokeswoman said.
Some of the Trump administration’s rollbacks have hewed to the National Association of Manufacturers’ agenda.
The tire giant is among the deadliest manufacturers in the nation for workers, Reveal’s analysis of federal data shows.
OSHA says it scrubbed a list of workers killed on the job to protect their families. But two workers’ families told Reveal the names should remain.
The Labor Department disabled the site for submitting records on employee injuries and deaths so tech experts can evaluate any security problems.
The CEOs of Merck, Intel and Under Armour have quit the president’s American Manufacturing Council over his initial refusal to criticize white supremacists and neo-Nazis involved in the violent protests.
Trump administration rollbacks of workplace rules endanger the lives of immigrant workers, Democratic senators say.
Navy Secretary nominee Richard V. Spencer said during his confirmation hearing that he disagrees with the Navy’s hands-off approach to dangerous shipyards.
“I have no doubt that a Navy policy to stop giving contracts to shipbuilding firms that flaunt the law and injure workers would save many lives and limbs,” said David Michaels, former head of Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
President Donald Trump’s Labor Department has proposed scrapping key protections intended to protect shipyard and construction workers from exposure to beryllium, a toxic mineral that can cause deadly lung disease.