Jim Hellbusch says the story of Duo Lift Manufacturing doesn't actually start with his father opening the business in 1943, but with his great-great-grandfather coming in 1856 to a little patch of land in northeast Nebraska near the transcontinental railroad still owned by the Pawnee Indian Tribe.

Workers in meat-processing plants in Nebraska and across the country continue to suffer high rates of occupational injury and illness at a time when the Trump administration is authorizing higher production line speeds and reducing government oversight, according to a study released Wednesday.