Safety News


This toolbox topic was reviewed by ______________________________________ on ___________________________ with the following employees:
  • GDOT worker killed in accident with train ID’d
    A 60-year-old Georgia Department of Transportation worker was killed Thursday morning in an accident with a train in Coweta County, officials said. The Atlanta-bound CSX train struck the GDOT salt truck around 9 a.m. on the tracks at the intersection of...
  • Construction worker killed in home renovation accident
    A construction worker has been killed in an accident at the site of a home renovation project. The Gloucester Daily Times reports the 27-year-old man died Thursday while operating a mini-excavator. Investigators say they don't suspect foul play. Essex...
  • Worker Killed In Gloucester Construction Accident: Reports
    BEVERLY, MA — A worker was killed in a construction accident in Gloucester on Thursday, NBC is reporting. According to a spokeswoman for the Essex District Attorney's Office confirmed the 27-year-old man died while working at 23 Nashua Ave. The victim's...
  • 52 Uzbek migrant workers die after their moving bus bursts into flames
    At least 52 people died when their moving bus caught fire in Kazakhstan today in one of the region’s deadliest bus accidents in years. All the victims are believed to be Uzbek migrant workers on their way to the city of Kazan in Russia, a Kazakh...
  • GDOT worker clearing roads killed in train accident
    Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) MORELAND, Ga. (WSAV) — A Georgia Department of Transportation worker...
  • Worker Dies After Getting Pinned Between Equipment, I-Beam
    who was working by himself at the time of the apparent accident, was found pinned between the mini-excavator and an I-beam. Something may have caught on the elevation lever of the equipment, according to investigators, which resulted in the worker being...
  • Workers describe harsh conditions at Apple supplier in China
    In interviews with Bloomberg, workers expressed concern about safety issues and a lack of training about the materials they come into contact with. Some must switch quickly between at least four machines, increasing the risk of accidents, the workers said.
  • Department of Transportation Worker Killed After Truck Is Struck by Train
    A Georgia Department of Transportation worker was killed on Thursday... The Georgia State Patrol is currently investigating the crash.
  • Man killed in Annisquam construction accident
    A unidentified male worker is dead following an apparent accident Thursday morning at a house construction site in Annisquam. Carrie Kimball Monahan, spokeswoman for the office of Essex District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett, confirmed that the man had died...
  • One dead in Route 191 crash near Big Chair landmark north of Bangor; coroner called
    Minutes after the crash, an emergency worker radioed that a nurse practitioner was on the scene and had determined that the injuries were serious enough to require a helicopter flight to a hospital. Firefighters designated a field on Lake Minsi Drive as a...