Category Archives: Bulletin

In medical news:

Pain Medicine News is reporting on new research from Harvard, which found that opioids and sedatives may negatively impact spinal cord stimulation treatment.

In local news:

The search for one missing worker and one deceased worker at the site of the Hard Rock Hotel collapse at Canal St. and Rampart St. in New Orleans is ongoing, as engineers continue to attempt to secure the building.

In safety news:

OSHA has formed a national alliance with the National Waste & Recycling Association (NWRA), and Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) to protect the safety and health of workers in the solid waste industry.

In local news:

Louisiana Department of Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon highlighted LWCC’s policyholder dividend in a press release, noting that LWCC is distributing $136 million in total this year.

In local news:

Gov. John Bel Edwards highlighted the third methanol plant developed by Methanex in Geismar, Louisiana, where the $1.3 billion to $1.4 billion project will generate over 1,000 construction jobs in the next three years.