Chemical industry trade groups file a federal lawsuit against Canadian Pacific over the rail carrier's decision to require rail cars hauling certain chemicals to comply with new safety standards beginning this week....More
Four signals linked to aircraft beacons have been detected by the Australian vessel Ocean Shield using U.S. equipment, with the first two analyzed as being consistent with those from aircraft flight recorders....More
GM chief executive Mary Barra announced the first disciplinary personnel action stemming from the company's internal probe of the circumstances leading to the delayed recall of 2.6 million older model cars....More
Employers are entitled to Fourth Amendment protection against unreasonable searches and seizures of their workplaces. As a result, prior to conducting an inspection, the CSHO generally needs one of two things: a warrant or your consent to the inspection....More
Do you have a question about leading a lean initiative, the characteristics of a lean leader, or other questions about lean leadership? Ask the Expert: Lean Leadership provides you with an opportunity to pose your questions to Larry Fast, who has 35 years of experience in manufacturing and operational excellence.
Andrew Ellis, Rockwell Automation, shows how mobile access to production information can help streamline efficiency for various roles across an enterprise. Rockwell Software Manufacturing Intelligence applications, running on the latest tablets and smart phones, bring a new level of versatility to manufacturing leaders.