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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 sustained fatal injuries during a shooting incident at work. (1/22/19)
  • A truck driver was fatally injured after being involved in a motor vehicle accident. (1/4/19)
  • A worker was seriously injured but later died several days,( 1-2-19),  later after falling from a scaffold while climbing in between the space of the building and the scaffold. (12/31/18)

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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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