New workers should know that falls account for one-third of U.S. construction fatalities.
With construction jobs mushrooming across the country safety is becoming a big problem. 10 more words
Workplace deaths rose in 2016 in Umatilla County and the state (East Oregonian, 4/27/2017)
Workplace fatalities in Oregon (annual) Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services
Four people died on the job in Umatilla County in 2016 compared to one in 2015, according to preliminary data from the state. Workplace deaths statewide also rose during that span, from 41 to 61. 63 more words
Alberta is putting new rules in place to improve the investigation of deaths and serious injuries in the workplace.
Labour Minister Christina Gray says the province has signed a memorandum of understanding with 10 police services. 141 more words
As the provincial economy geared down last year, the number of Albertans who died on the job still went up, with workplace fatalities jumping 15 per cent. 960 more words