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Widow of a fallen Wyoming worker speaks

Widow of a fallen Wyoming worker speaks

There’d been a fire at the rig that had gone unreported. The drilling company allegedly failed to conduct all the required inspections before putting the rig back into operation. On February 19, 2007, …

Widow of a fallen Wyoming worker speaks

Widow of a fallen Wyoming worker speaks

There’d been a fire at the rig that had gone unreported. The drilling company allegedly failed to conduct all the required inspections before putting the rig back into operation. On February 19, 2007, …

Workers' Memorial Day in Wyoming

Workers’ Memorial Day in Wyoming

LeRoy Fried was killed on a drilling rig in Wyoming in 2004. He left behind his wife, Cheryl Fried, who — after receiving only $120,000 in workers’ compensation death benefits — had to clean hotel …

Workers' Memorial Day in Wyoming

Workers’ Memorial Day in Wyoming

LeRoy Fried was killed on a drilling rig in Wyoming in 2004. He left behind his wife, Cheryl Fried, who — after receiving only $120,000 in workers’ compensation death benefits — had to clean hotel …