Fatality Incidents

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Descriptions of Recent Fatalities

  • A worker was fatally injured after being pinned between bales of hay and a freight container. (11/27/17)
  • A worker was seriously injured but later died from those injuries after falling 20 feet to a lower level. (11/16/17)
  • A worker was fatally injured after a tree fell onto the worker while working 20 feet up in the air inside a man-lift.(11/15/17)
  • A worker was fatally injured after being involved in a motor vehicle accident. (10/31/17)

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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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