Fatality Incidents

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Descriptions of Recent Fatalities

  • A worker was seriously injured but later died from those injuries after a large tire the worker was changing exploded. (6/15/19).
  • A worker sustained fatal injuries after a motor struck the worker who was working in a field. (6/1/19).
  • A worker sustained fatal gunshot injuries while at work. (5/24/19).
  • A worker sustained fatal injuries after being involved in a motor vehicle accident. (4/30/19).
  • Two worker sustained fatal injuries after the crane they were operating collapsed and fell across another building. (4/27/19).

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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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