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Fatality Incidents

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Descriptions of Recent Fatalities

  • A worker was seriously injured but later died from those injuries after falling through an uncovered hole while cleaning glass awnings. (9/28/17)
  • A worker was fatally injured after being crushed under a truck while working on motor mounts.. (9/30/17)
  • A worker was fatally injured after falling from a roof to the ground below. (9/22/17)
  • A worker was seriously injured but later died from those injuries after the worker’s head came into contact with the overhead protection of a PIT. (9/20/17)
  • A worker was fatally injured after being involved in a motor vehicle accident. (9/16/17)

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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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