DuraLabel's Weekly Safety News

Blog Author Angelique Sanders

Weekly safety news. Stay in touch with regulations from OSHA, NFPA, and other safety codes. Find out about other companies' best and worst practices. We scour the internet to provide you with helpful training resources and the latest safety information.

Monday, March 11, 2013

Safety News Briefs From Around The World

The following are summaries of safety news stories, with links to the stories, from locations outside the U.S. If you have news, or know of an important news story, please send it to duralabelpro@gmail.com.

15 Australian Coal Miners Do The Harlem Shake And Lose Their Jobs

The BBC reports that 15 miners made a video of themselves doing the Harlem Shake in an underground coal mine.  After seeing the video on YouTube, the mine owners fired the 15 miners for breaching "core values of safety, integrity and excellence."

The article states that, "The Harlem Shake is the latest internet dance craze, and typically begins with one dancer who is then quickly joined by others, often in costumes or with props."

Read the story on the BBC web site.

Related Past Posts:
World Safety News - Week Ending March 2nd
World Safety News - Week Ending February 23rd
World Safey News - Week Ending February 16th


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