New case of H7N9 bird flu confirmed in China

A Chinese poultry worker was confirmed as having contracted the deadly H7N9 bird flu virus, health officials said, the first case in the southern Guangdong province. The 51-year-old woman is in a critical condition after she was admitted to hospital on August 3 following signs of a fever, the Guangdong Provincial Health Department said on […]

Fukushima Worker Shocked: Steel support frames under Reactor 4 damaged — Reinforcement of fuel pool jury-rigged, danger if hit by typoon or tornado — Vast amounts of ‘heavy water’ inside (VIDEO)

Japanese Diplomat urges UN intervention on SFP4 ABC Australia Mark Willacy June 25, 2012 Uploaded by voltscommissar At 5:30 in Mark Willacy, ABC Australia: Working next to the Reactor 4 building, he was shocked about what he was told about the pool 30 meters above him Tomohiko Suzuki: I spoke to a worker that helped reinfoirce […]

9/11: IN PICTURES

  (FEDERALJACK)   Pictures at and around Ground Zero on 09/11/01, taken by a iron worker I know. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KZJ3rcXNQpA Federal Jack              

Rare and virulent bacteria strain kills San Francisco VA lab worker

ShareThis Rare and virulent bacteria strain kills San Francisco VA lab worker –Man was working with fellow researchers to develop vaccine for bacterial strain that causes septicemia and meningitis 03 May 2012 State and federal health officials are investigating how a rare and virulent bacteria strain appears to have killed a young researcher at a […]

Worker at Calif. nuclear plant fell into reactor pool last week

ShareThis Worker at Calif. nuclear plant fell into reactor pool last week 03 Feb 2012 A worker at San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station fell inside the plant’s Unit 2 reactor pool last week, but officials determined he did not suffer significant [?!?] radiation exposure. Southern California Edison spokesman Gil Alexander said Thursday that the worker, […]

Workers to pay 30% more in taxes

By GERRY SHIELDS, NYPost.com WASHINGTON — Ouch! A new budget report released yesterday projects that federal taxes will shoot up 30 percent over the next two years due to a rise in personal income and the scheduled expiration of federal tax breaks. The $ 800 billion hit to taxpayers would come partly through the elimination […]

Ex-BP worker files whistleblower suit over cleanup

ShareThis Ex-BP worker files whistleblower suit over cleanup 25 Jan 2012 A former BP employee has filed a whistleblower lawsuit against the company, claiming he was fired for airing concerns about the cleanup of Mississippi’s shoreline after the Gulf oil spill. In a federal suit filed last Friday in New Orleans, August Walter claims one […]

TSA worker charged in murder of co-worker

ShareThis TSA worker charged in murder of co-worker 23 Sep 2011 A top Transportation Security Administration official is in jail, charged with killing another TSA employee. The murder case is in Mississippi, but the federal security official and accused killer was recently stationed at O’Hare. Ruben Benitez had moved up quickly in the ranks of […]