Fatality Incidents

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

Descriptions of recent fatalities

  • An employee was fatally injured after falling from a 12 story building while window washing. (9/17/15)
  • An employee was fatally injured after being struck by a tree top while falling another tree. (9/16/15)
  • A firefighter died due (in part) to burns and chemical exposures at work. (9/14/15)
  • An employee was found dead inside an excavation face down in some water. (9/1/15)
  • An employee was injured but later died after falling out of moving vehicle while being transported from one location to another. (8/26/15)

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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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