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State Supreme Court upholds local prosecutor's authority to pursue felony charges in fatal workplace trench collapse

February 17, 2021

Olympia - The Washington State Supreme Court has ruled that an employer can be charged with a felony in connection with a workplace fatality. 

COVID-19 safety violations result in large fine for Yakima area fruit company

January 27, 2021

Cowiche –  A Yakima area fruit grower and processor has been fined more than $150,000 by the Washington state Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) for violating COVID-19 workplace requirements designed to help keep workers safe on the job.