Working in forestry and agriculture is dangerous in New Zealand. There are only about four and half thousand agricultural workers but five to 10 die every year. 34 more words
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New numbers from state labor officials say 2014 was a safer year for Minnesota’s workers – but the number of workplace fatalities remained high in a few key industries. 213 more words
A worker died after falling from the roof of a Lethbridge school construction site Wednesday afternoon.
The 51-year-old man was doing some welding work in the 200 block of Mildred Dobbs Boulevard in north Lethbridge, when he fell about nine metres, said Wayne Wood, spokeswoman with Alberta Occupational Health and Safety. 45 more words