Can I sue my employer for ignoring unsafe work environment?

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I work for a distribution warehouse and they are ignoring our safety in the name of profit. Each year they rush us more and more but this year is even worse because they made error in the budget and are cutting cost every way they can. They have a "do what we say or we will find someone that will" attitude towards us. There are multiple serious hazards and it is just in our one department from what I can tell .I want to work in a safe place but I know I will lose my job If I bring it up again because they see me as the problem for speaking about it. Their answer is always "we are looking in to it".

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