Fatality Incidents

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

Descriptions of recent fatalities

  • A worker was fatally injured after falling into a grease trap and drowning. (4/15/16)
  • A worker was found dead while painting a car in a shed/garage. (4/13/16)
  • A worker was injured after falling from a ladder but later died from those injuries. (4/4/16)
  • A worker was fatally injured after being involved in a motor vehicle accident. (4/4/16)

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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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