Accidents put grain elevator safety in focus
Recent high-profile accidents have put a regulatory spotlight on grain elevators.
There have been 89 fatalities reported to OSHA involving grain elevators nationwide since 2009, including 40 engulfments, 32 falls and seven dust explosions - all of which have triggered increased concern by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
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