4,585 workers died on the job in 2013
5/12/2015 CA: Enzo Doganier killed in fall from platform.
5/14/2015 TX: Elias Contreras killed in fall from basket of truck-mounted aerial lift.
5/18/2015 WV: Jacob McClain struck and killed by tree during felling operations.
5/30/2015 TX: Raymundo Martines electrocuted during power line removal.
6/1/2015 CA: Soledad Villanueva killed in fall from tractor.
6/4/2015 LA: Demarcus Hall electrocuted after contacting utility line.
6/9/2015 MO: Delfino Ramirez killed in fall from roof.
6/11/2015 KY: Jonathan Moore killed in trench collapse.
6/18/2015 VA: Michael Buracker died from heat stress after trimming trees.
6/19/2015 TX: Paris Mendosa crushed by vehicle when jack stands failed.
6/19/2015 IA: Javier Hernandez-Reyna and Alfredo Juarez-Barroso killed in fall from scaffolding.
6/24/2015 AL: Alan Brown struck and killed by forklift.
"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
Taking Care of Those Who Care for Everyone Else
by Dr. David Michaels on July 29, 2015
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Beating the Heat: Tips to Keep Workers Safe and Healthy This Summer
by Heather Martin on July 15, 2015
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