NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 08, 1978
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(Studio) OSHA chgs. against 3 companies in connection with collapse of scaffolding in West Virginia earlier in year noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Details of government chgs. against builder of water cooling tower where scaffolding collapsed at Willow Island, West Virginia, given. Plans by builder, Research-Cottrell, Incorporated, to appeal ruling noted. [OSHA director Eula BINGHAM - discusses OSHA's admitted lack of inspecting scaffolding and lack of resources to make inspections.] Possible Justice Department involvement in criminal prosecution mentioned.
REPORTER: Charles Quinn
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