National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2013

    The Industry Unveils a New Tactic in the Dallas Fracking Debate: Calling Its Opponents Liars

    Environmental activists, in spite of the lobbying of the energy industry and some sleight of hand by city staff, appear to be winning the fracking debate. The City Plan Commission has twice denied Trinity East Energy permits to drill on city parkland it leased for $19 million. Last week, it effectiv ... More >>

  • Dining

    December 6, 2001

    Dishtasteful Duties

    What is the worst job in the food-service industry?

  • Dining

    May 10, 2001


    Rising restaurant noise levels may cause hearing loss. Or maybe not.

  • News

    August 13, 1998

    Toxic Justice

    Lawyer Fred Baron says he's one of the good guys, fighting a war against evil asbestos manufacturers. But some former employees claim his firm is a factory that mass-produces lawsuits by implanting memories and inventing testimony.