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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 seriously injured but later died after falling to the ground while on a ladder. (3/14/19).
  • A worker sustained fatal injuries after being shot while at work. (3/26/19).
  • A police officer sustained fatal injuries after being shot during a traffic stop. (3/19/19).
  • A worker sustained fatal injuries after being involved in a motor vehicle accident. (2/27/19).
  • A worker sustained fatal injuries after falling backward off a truck onto a road and then being ran over by another truck. (2/14/19).

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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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