Monthly Archives: June 2010

Racing industry to track rider injuries

By |2010-06-30T14:46:48+00:00June 30th, 2010|

The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that at a recent Welfare and Safety of the Racehorse Summit at Keeneland, the Thoroughbred racing industry initiated plans to pursue several new safety initiatives, including tracking [...]

Labor secretary faults mine scrutiny process

By |2010-06-24T01:55:49+00:00June 24th, 2010|

U.S. Labor Secretary Hilda Solis says her department "needs to scrap and replace its 'badly broken' process for identifying the nation's most dangerous mines." Read more: http://www.kentucky.com/2010/06/23/1320726/labor-secretary-faults-mine-scrutiny.html#ixzz0rjQ4tXij

SAFETY SCHMAFETY, TEMPORARY EMPLOYEE!

By |2010-06-03T15:56:55+00:00June 3rd, 2010|

Jones v. Aerotek Staffing, No. 2009-CA-001238-WC (Ky. Ct. App. 2010).   A temporary staffing agency’s duty to provide a safe work place for its employees does not make it vicariously liable [...]