Fatality Incidents

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Descriptions of recent fatalities

  • A worker was injured but later died from the injury after falling off a ladder.(8/13/16)
  • A worker was fatally injured after a semi-truck the worker was operating ran into a concrete warehouse building. (8/15/16)
  • A worker was injured but later died from the injury after tripping and twisting an ankle while walking up some steps. (8/2/16)
  • A worker was fatally injured after falling 6 floors from a lift opening while walking towards a belt manlift.(7/31/16)
  • A worker was fatally injured after being involved in a motor vehicle accident.(7/8/16)

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This annual ceremony is held during April to honor the memories of workers who die every year due to workplace hazards.


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