4,585 workers died on the job in 2013
2/3/2015 TX: Worker crushed beneath trailer when repairing breaks.
2/6/2015 AL: Two workers killed in explosion at pyrotechnic plant.
2/8/2015 KY: Worker electrocuted when boom of oil well service rig contacted power line.
2/16/2015 GA: Worker fatally engulfed in gravel silo during cleaning operations.
2/20/2015 OK: Worker killed in tank explosion.
2/22/2015 MA: Worker on snow-covered roof killed in fall through skylight.
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.
"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
April 29, 2015
OSHA unveils new "It's The Law" poster
Renewing Our Commitment to Worker Safety
by David Michaels and Joseph Main on April 27, 2015
Protect Workers from the No. 1 Cause of Workplace Deaths
by Deborah Hersman on April 14, 2015
If Work Came With a High Risk for Assault, Would You Go?
by Jordan Barab on April 2, 2015
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