Fatality Incidents

Report a workplace death or in-patient hospitalization: 1-800-423-7233.

Descriptions of recent fatalities

  • A worker was fatally injured after climbing down portable stairs and falling from the third step to the ground. (2/23/15)
  • A worker was fatally injured after a log rolled down from above and pinned the worker between two other logs. (1/10/15)
  • Two workers were fatally injured after being involved in a motor vehicle accident. (1/5/15)
  • A worker was fatally injured after being struck by a motor vehicle while crossing the street. (1/3/15)

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Worker Memorial Day - A solemn reminder

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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