Stormwater runoff from industrial sites in Maryland is a threat to public health and the environment, which is why polluters are supposed to get a permit, stay within pollution limits, and report results of testing. Barely half are, according to a report from CPR and the Environmental Integrity Project.
CPR Database Tracks Prosecutions of Crimes Against Workers
Light fines for employer-caused worker deaths and injuries are all too common. But some local prosecutors are rising to the challenge. Check out CPR's new, first-of-its-kind database of state criminal cases against employers whose safety violations hurt or killed workers.
Assault on Our Safeguards
President Trump and the GOP leadership are taking aim at vital safeguards for health, safety and the environment. Read about the multi-pronged assault on our safeguards.
Reaching Higher Ground
Rising sea levels and other climate-change induced challenges are forcing whole American communities to seek new homes. CPR's new guide highlights key tools for adaptation.
The Congressional Review Act by the Numbers
A key element of the ongoing assault on our safeguards by the congressional GOP and President Trump relied on what was once a little-used law to repeal a host of Obama-era rules protecting health, safety and the environment. CPR's report assesses the damage.
OIRA's Role in the Assault on Our Safeguards
A new report from CPR examines the Trump White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, and the president's nominee to serve as its 'regulatory czar.'
The latest report in CPR's Truth About Torts series examines whether manufacturers of defective plane parts can be held accountable by plane-crash victims.