Safety News

  1. Smoke rises as a fire set up by penitentiary staff outside the prison in Vendin le Vieil, northern France, Tuesday, Jan.16, 2018. Protesting French prison guards have pushed back against riot police and shouted down the justice minister amid demonstrations at several prisons over violent inmates and ...
  2. Two prison guards in Borgo (Haute-Corse) were critically injured this morning by a radicalized Islamist detainee, Reuters quoted the Ufap-Unsa Justice employee organization as saying. Maxime Coustie, a representative of the l'Ufap-Unsa Justice, told the France 3 broadcaster: "For two weeks this ...
  3. According to report, CPI(M) cadres attacked a rally last evening at Sanicherra of Dharmanagar in North Tripura, which left as many as three persons injured and among them one BJP worker Rana Sinha is stated to be serious. Another Kanu Mallik (48) of Subhash Palli, Chandrapur of Dharmanagar was ...
  4. Tamara Chapman (50), of Route des Genêts, St Brelade, pleaded guilty to drink-driving and failing to stop and report an accident. She was sentenced to 100 hours of community service and was banned from driving for 30 months. Centenier Mike Haden said that at about 11.40 pm on 3 December on ...
  5. QUETTA: Two personnel of the Balochistan Constabulary (BC), as well as a female polio worker and her daughter, were gunned down in Quetta on... officials of law enforcement agencies (LEAs) and rescue workers rushed to the spot, cordoned off the area and shifted the dead and the injured to the ...
  6. BENGALURU: The first day at work turned tragic for a group of labourers on Bull Temple Road in Basavanagudi after a 36-year-old labourer died when a portion of a wall collapsed on them at an under-construction site. His wife and two others escaped with minor injuries. The deceased is Shabarish.
  7. The german shepherd was in good spirits Thursday just five days after he was found abandoned, severely injured and tied to a fence outside the animal care centers facility in Brooklyn. “While I observed the dog tied up and noticed he was missing part of his leg,” the kennel worker who discovered him ...
  8. GILLAM, Man. — An employee with Edmonton-based contractor that's building a transmission line for Manitoba Hydro's Keeyask generating station is dead after a job-site accident. The contractor, Forbes Brothers Ltd., said the man was critically injured while securing a load on a semi-trailer truck early ...
  9. I gave the keys to the police and went to help my friend who had been injured,' the beach worker said. Some eyewitnesses said the vehicle was not going at high speed because the traffic was congested on the main Atlantic Avenue. An Argentine tourist said to GloboNews the car was speeding.
  10. Rescue operation saves fallen Champlain bridge worker... A worker was injured Thursday after he fell off a ladder into a container on the super structure. Jan.... The injured worker, after being stuck in the confined space for up to an hour, was airlifted out by a crane and rappelled on a stretcher to safety.
  • GDOT worker killed in accident with train
    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 in salt truck killed in wreck involving train
    A Georgia Department of Transportation worker was killed in an accident involving a train in Coweta County Thursday morning. It happened along Ball Street at South Railroad Street in the city of Moreland. According to the Coweta County Sheriff's Office...
  • 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.
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Appeals court: Man can argue seizure caused 2014 fatal crash
    A Racine County man can argue in Walworth County Court that a seizure he suffered caused a fatal 2014 car crash that killed a Delavan co-worker, an appeals court has ruled. The case of Taran Raczka, now 25, of Kansasville will return to Walworth County...