Hospitalizations

Report a death, in-patient hospitalization, amputation or loss of an eye: 1-800-423-7233.

You can use the information in this table to build hazard awareness and prevent risk for similar occurrences in your workplace.

This table shares preliminary details about in-patient hospitalization events reported to DOSH. When possible, entries are updated. This is a partial list and is not meant for data or research purposes.

By Industry:

And/Or

By Incident Type:


Latest 50 records:

Show the last 12 months of records

Workplace Hospitalizations in Washington State
Event Date Description of the Event and Injury or Illness Industry Incident Type
2016-06-16 A worker's fingers were injured after coming into contact with a table saw. Metal Manufacturing Contact with objects & equipment
2016-06-16 A worker's fingers were injured after coming into contact with a table saw. Metal Manufacturing Contact with objects & equipment
2016-06-16 A worker's hand was injured after being caught on a router. Wood Product Manufacturing Contact with objects & equipment
2016-06-15 A worker was injured after being sprayed with hot manure while unclogging a manure pump. Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Exposure to harmful substances/environments (burns, electrocutions, drowning, choking, radiation, noise, etc.)
2016-06-15 A worker sustained a fractured pelvis and hip after being involved in a tractor rollover accident. Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Transportation/motor vehicle incidents
2016-06-14 A worker fell and sustained a skull fracture while working. No Industry Listed Falls, slips, trips
2016-06-14 A worker was exposed to smoke after the SCBA the worker was wearing malfunctioned. No Industry Listed Exposure to harmful substances/environments (burns, electrocutions, drowning, choking, radiation, noise, etc.)
2016-06-14 A worker sustained a hip fracture after falling while at work. No Industry Listed Falls, slips, trips
2016-06-14 A worker sustained a knee injury after falling while walking out of an elevator. No Industry Listed Falls, slips, trips
2016-06-14 A worker was exposed to a cloud of hot steam while checking on a piece of equipment. Food Manufacturing Exposure to harmful substances/environments (burns, electrocutions, drowning, choking, radiation, noise, etc.)
2016-06-13 A worker's feet were injured after the worker fell 10 feet from a ladder. Construction Falls, slips, trips
2016-06-11 A worker received an injury to the stomach while moving items to a new office. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Overexertion & bodily reaction
2016-06-10 A worker was injured after tripping over some hoses and falling through a skylight. Wood Product Manufacturing Falls, slips, trips
2016-06-10 A worker's finger was injured after coming into contact with an engine that the worker was using a crane to lift. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Contact with objects & equipment
2016-06-09 A worker's leg was injured after slipping on a ramp while unloading supplies. Administrative and Support Services, and Waste Management and Remediation Services Falls, slips, trips
2016-06-08 A worker's foot was crushed after it was caught between a loader bucket and a wall. Wood Product Manufacturing Contact with objects & equipment
2016-06-08 A worker was injured after being involved in a motor vehicle accident. Construction Transportation/motor vehicle incidents
2016-06-08 A worker's arm was injured after being caught between a wall, and a forklift. No Industry Listed Contact with objects & equipment
2016-06-07 A worker was injured after falling 6 feet onto a foundation. No Industry Listed Falls, slips, trips
2016-06-07 A worker received an eye injury while opening a box. Retail Trade Contact with objects & equipment
2016-06-06 A worker's head was injured after coming into contact with another person's head. Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Violence and other injuries by persons or animals
2016-06-06 A worker's fingers were injured after coming into contact with a bandsaw. Retail Trade Contact with objects & equipment
2016-06-03 A worker's foot was injured after the worker fell from a second story. Construction Falls, slips, trips
2016-06-03 A worker's leg was injured after coming into contact with a nail gun. Construction Contact with objects & equipment
2016-06-03 A worker fell and sustained broken bones and internal injuries. Construction Falls, slips, trips
2016-06-03 A worker's hand was injured after coming into contact with a cherry saw. Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Contact with objects & equipment
2016-06-02 A worker sustained an injury to the face after coming into contact with a cable chain. No Industry Listed Contact with objects & equipment
2016-05-31 A worker was injured after falling 10 feet from a scaffold. No Industry Listed Falls, slips, trips
2016-05-31 A worker sustained a chest injury after falling off a roof. Construction Falls, slips, trips
2016-05-31 A worker was injured after being bitten by a cat. Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Violence and other injuries by persons or animals
2016-05-30 A worker's face and hands were burned while the worker was pulling a wire under a panel. No Industry Listed Exposure to harmful substances/environments (burns, electrocutions, drowning, choking, radiation, noise, etc.)
2016-05-27 A worker's arm was injured after coming into contact with a chain saw. Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting Contact with objects & equipment
2016-05-27 A worker sustained a knee fracture after being assaulted by a patient. No Industry Listed Violence and other injuries by persons or animals
2016-05-27 A worker's arm was injured after being trapped on a roller press. Wholesale Trade Contact with objects & equipment
2016-05-24 A worker received a burn to the neck while drilling a hole for a mounting screw on refrigerator cooling. Retail Trade Exposure to harmful substances/environments (burns, electrocutions, drowning, choking, radiation, noise, etc.)
2016-05-23 A worker's finger was partially amputated after being caught between a cylinder and the shelf bracket of a forklift. Transportation and Warehousing Contact with objects & equipment
2016-05-23 A worker's hand was injured after being pulled into a nip-roller. Wood Product Manufacturing Contact with objects & equipment
2016-05-20 A teacher sustained head and neck injuries after being assaulted while at school. No Industry Listed Violence and other injuries by persons or animals
2016-05-20 A worker's fingertips were amputated after being caught in a pinch point of a tire lift. No Industry Listed Contact with objects & equipment
2016-05-20 A worker was injured after slipping and falling off a ladder. Construction Falls, slips, trips
2016-05-20 A worker was injured after coming into contact with a nail gun. Construction Contact with objects & equipment
2016-05-20 A worker's head was injured after a platform being lifted by a crane fell onto the worker. Metal Manufacturing Contact with objects & equipment
2016-05-20 A worker's spine was fractured after the worker fell off a semi trailer. Other Services (except Public Administration) Falls, slips, trips
2016-05-19 A worker sustained a wrist fracture after tripping over a student at a playground. No Industry Listed Falls, slips, trips
2016-05-19 A police officer was injured after being involved in a motor vehicle accident. No Industry Listed Transportation/motor vehicle incidents
2016-05-19 A worker's hand and arm were injured after being caught in a mixing machine. Accommodation and Food Services Contact with objects & equipment
2016-05-18 A worker was injured after falling from a ladder. No Industry Listed Falls, slips, trips
2016-05-18 A worker's foot was injured after being caught between a forklift and a guard rail. Accommodation and Food Services Contact with objects & equipment
2016-05-18 A worker was injured after being run over by a forklift. No Industry Listed Contact with objects & equipment
2016-05-18 A worker was injured after slipping into boiling hot water while at work. Metal Manufacturing Falls, slips, trips

Back to Top


Yearly Summaries


End of main content, page footer follows.

Access Washington official state portal

  © Washington State Dept. of Labor & Industries. Use of this site is subject to the laws of the state of Washington.