Safety News

  1. DUNMORE, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) - A DPW worker — who was seriously hurt on the job in January — is still recovering from his injuries. 40-year-old Mike Butler suffered a traumatic brain injury — after he fell off a garbage truck in Dunmore. He was flown to Philadelphia — where he ...
  2. WRENTHAM, Mass. (WHHD) – A man believed to be a construction worker was critically injured Sunday when he plummeted 30 feet off the roof of a house in Wrentham, officials said. Emergency responders rushed to 165 South St. after receiving word that a man had just fallen off of the roof of a house, ...
  3. A Central Coast kitchen cabinet manufacturer has been fined after a Wyong man was injured when he fell 4.5m from a cool room, Minister for Better... Mr Kean said the worker had no specific training in high-risk construction work or working at heights when he was asked to help remove ducting from a ...
  4. For a local lines worker Alex Humphrey the crash made his Monday one to remember. "I was working just down the street, and remember looking up after hearing the car go through a wheelie bin and speeding towards the house. "I reckon the car was going at around 50kmh when it hit the house.".
  5. SCRANTON, Pa. — People came out Sunday to help ease the financial burden of a local DPW worker. A pasta dinner and raffle was held at Carmella's Restaurant in Scranton. The event was put together to help out Michael Butler. Butler was injured in January after he fell off the back of a garbage truck ...
  6. Sunil Bikash Tripura alias Katang, 42, UPDF organiser of Guimara and Matiranga, was shot dead on the spot while another UPDF worker, Antar Tripura, 25, was injured. However, the allegations have been denied by the Jana Sanghati Samiti (MN Larma). After the Boisabi festival in Chittagong Hill ...
  7. A British man was seriously injured after his car plunged 100 feet into a river on the Costa del Sol.... A rescue worker said: 'The accident happened around 4am this morning but it wasn't till just after daylight that a motorist spotted the wrecked vehicle on the riverbed below the road.' Police are currently ...
  8. Workplace injuries are common among young people and most workers under 25 have been bullied or harassed on the job, a new survey by the ACT's peak union body says. The Unions ACT report published on Monday found 40 per cent of young workers said they had been injured at work in the past ...
  9. The New York Times has reported that Tesla is under investigation by California's Division of Occupational Safety and Health for a workplace injury which left a factory worker hospitalized with a broken jaw. The accident occurred on April 9 and was first reported by Bloomberg. Tesla has since issued a ...
  10. In a news release, Metropolitan Nashville Police identified those killed Sunday as 29-year-old restaurant worker Taurean C. Sanderlin of Goodlettsville,... TriStar Southern Hills Medical Center spokeswoman Katie Radel in Nashville said two people were treated for minor injuries and released.