• Track worker dies after being hit by train at Petrie station
    The Forensic Crash Unit were last night advised of the incident and it is understood Workplace Health and Safety will lead the investigation.
  • Oakland construction accident: 9 workers hurt in collapse
    13 workers were injured Friday morning when a building collapsed at a Oakland construction site near downtown. Oakland police said a building that was under construction collapsed at about 9:30 a.m. on the 300 block of Hawthorne Street near Broadway.
  • Seriously burned worker collects nothing from civil lawsuit
    RICHMOND, Ind. — A Richmond man seriously injured during a 2011 work accident will receive nothing from a civil lawsuit filed two years later. Judge David Kolger ordered a summary judgment in favor of Miller Transporters, Inc., the final defendant...
  • Pakistan: fatal mine accidents kill seven coal miners
    Seven workers lost their lives in two separate coal mine accidents at the Sor Range coalfield in Balochistan on 24 May 2017 and at the Lakhra coalfield in Sindh on 25 May 2017. Pakistan coalmines are some of the most dangerous workplaces in the world as...
  • Subway worker’s death still resonates one year after
    Subway maintenance workers say they still feel at risk. “A lot of news went on about more surveillance cameras and emergency exits installed around tracks at subway stations after the accident. But those emergency doors that open from the tracks are only...
  • Keeper dies at Hamerton Zoo Park in "freak accident"
    It said that an investigation is underway and that the female worker's death was a "freak accident". Cambridgeshire Police told the BBC: "A tiger had entered an enclosure with a keeper. Sadly the female zoo keeper died at the scene." The zoo was evacuated...
  • Driver strikes MnDOT truck in Bloomington; 10 road crew workers unharmed
    The truck did what it was designed to do and protected the 10 workers from even a scratch, a transportation spokesman said. The crash occurred about 2:35 a.m. south of the Mall of America in Bloomington on southbound Hwy. 77 near E. Old Shakopee Road...
  • Dead worker’s stepson sees no fault in Huntington cesspool collapse
    The stepson of a 59-year-old worker who died this week while installing a cesspool at a Huntington home said Thursday it was an unforeseen accident. “Nobody is at fault,” said John Jahoda, 29, standing outside his stepfather’s house, also in Huntington.
  • Construction site accident
    and paramedics immobilized the worker in the basement and put him in a stokes basket. “We hooked a rope rigging system up to an anchor point inside the middle of the house and pulled him out.” Kennedy said an ORNGE air ambulance landed in the parking...
  • Construction worker killed after oil tank battery caught fire ID'd by Weld County coroner
    DENVER – A construction worker killed after an oil tank battery caught fire... Anadarko will be tasked to file an official accident report with COGCC, and the commission has asked Anadarko to find the root cause of the fire and provide the commission...