Fatality Incidents

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Descriptions of Recent Fatalities

  • A worker was fatally injured after a tractor the worker was operating rolled over. (8/5/17)
  • A worker was fatally injured after falling from a truck while loading bundles of shingles on a conveyor mounted to a roof loading truck.(8/3/17)
  • A worker was fatally injured after falling approximately 17 feet from a ladder to the ground below.(7/5/17)
  • A worker was fatally injured after a tree fell onto an excavator the worker was operating.(6/23/17)
  • A worker was fatally injured after falling off a compact roller and then being struck by the roller.(6/26/17)

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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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