Fatalities & Injuries

Report a death, in-patient hospitalization, amputation or loss of an eye: 1-800-423-7233.

In Washington State, several employees die each month from injuries or illnesses related to their work. Many others are hospitalized, sometimes with injuries or illnesses that will persist for a lifetime. 

Underlying these deaths or hospitalizations are powerful messages about workplace hazard prevention. These messages can help keep other employees safe and working.


General Rules for all workplaces

Rules for specific activities or workplaces


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