4,585 workers died on the job in 2013

3/04/2015 CA: Worker died after being pulled into seeder/spreader.

3/5/2015 TX: Worker died after being overcome by paint fumes.

3/10/2015 TX: Three workers killed in oil well explosion.

3/12/2015 DE: Worker trimming trees killed in fall from ladder.

3/13/2015 WV: Worker killed in fall through skylight.

3/23/2015 NC: Two workers killed in fall from scaffold platform.

3/28/2015 KS: Worker cleaning silo fatally engulfed in cement.

3/28/2015 TX: Worker killed in fall from cellular tower.

4/02/2015 UT: Worker struck and killed by part of oil drill assembly.

4/10/2015 MS: Worker killed in fall at residential construction site.

4/12/2015 AL: Pedro Garcia killed in fall from roof.

4/14/2015 NE: Dallas Foulk & Adrian LaPours killed in explosion of tanker containing petroleum waste.

4/21/2015 TN: Frank Wade died in fall from a ladder.

4/22/2015 GA: Clarence Timms died after inhaling hydrogen sulfide.

"No one should have to sacrifice their life for their livelihood, because a nation built on the dignity of work must provide safe working conditions for its people."
Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez

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