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Show Web Version of 'Ultraviolet (UV) exposure from broken metal halide lights' Poster in New Window
Ultraviolet (UV) exposure from broken metal halide lights
Keywords: Ultraviolet, uv, halide lights
Industries: Education, manufacturing, warehouse/large retail
Year: 2013
Alert #: WS 2013-08
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Show Web Version of 'Wood dust collection system design and inspection' Poster in New Window
Wood dust collection system design and inspection
Keywords: Wood, dust, collection system design, inspection
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2013
Alert #: WS 2013-06
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Show Web Version of 'Kiln roof collapses suddenly during demolition' Poster in New Window
Kiln roof collapses suddenly during demolition
Keywords: lumber, kiln, wood, manufacturing
Industries: Wood product manufacturing
Year: 2013
Alert #: Warning 2013-02
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Show Web Version of 'Getting the full benefits of safety-engineered medical sharps' Poster in New Window
Getting the full benefits of safety-engineered medical sharps
Keywords: needlestick injury, SEMD, safety-engineered medical device, hepatitis C
Industries: Health Care
Year: 2012
Alert #: WS 2012-03
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Show Web Version of 'Safety approaches---person or system centered?' Poster in New Window
Safety approaches---person or system centered?
Keywords: TCP, traffic control person, vehicles, MVA, human factors
Industries: Construction
Year: 2010
Alert #: HF 2010-02
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Show Web Version of 'Workers injured when walls tip over' Poster in New Window
Workers injured when walls tip over
Keywords: construction, frame, wall, struck by,
Industries: Construction
Year: 2010
Alert #: Injury 2010-04
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Show Web Version of 'Hiring a diver' Poster in New Window
Hiring a diver
Keywords: Diver, diving, SCUBA
Industries: Construction, fishing, performing arts and film
Year: 2010
Alert #: WS 2010-04
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Show Web Version of 'Conducting safe diving operations at your workplace' Poster in New Window
Conducting safe diving operations at your workplace
Keywords: diving, underwater, scuba, diver
Industries: Diving, construction
Year: 2007
Alert #: WS 07-07 (replaces WS 03-01)
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Show Web Version of 'Written procedures and actual practice' Poster in New Window
Written procedures and actual practice
Keywords: saw, kickback, human, factors
Industries: Manufacturing, wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2009
Alert #: HF 2009-04
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Show Web Version of 'Faller dies when struck by large slab of danger tree' Poster in New Window
Faller dies when struck by large slab of danger tree
Keywords: faller, danger, tree, escape, route, log
Industries: Forestry
Year: 2009
Alert #: Fatality 2009-12
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Show Web Version of 'Worker fatally injured under pickup truck' Poster in New Window
Worker fatally injured under pickup truck
Keywords: automotive, tire rim, truck, auto lift
Industries: Heavy equipment servicing, small business, other
Year: 2009
Alert #: Fatality 2009-09
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Show Web Version of 'Worker stuck by contaminated needle' Poster in New Window
Worker stuck by contaminated needle
Keywords: needle-stick injury, health care, sharps, hepatitis
Industries: Health care
Year: 2009
Alert #: Injury 2009-07
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Show Web Version of 'Assessing risk? Consider human limitations' Poster in New Window
Assessing risk? Consider human limitations
Keywords: manufacturing, human factors, explosion, chemical hazards
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2009
Alert #: HF 2009-01
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Show Web Version of 'Worker crushed by waste container door' Poster in New Window
Worker crushed by waste container door
Keywords: waste, container, crushed, truck, garbage, removal
Industries: Transportation & warehousing, trucking, construction, manufacturing, other
Year: 2009
Alert #: Injury 2009-04
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Show Web Version of 'Soaker pads are not for repositioning' Poster in New Window
Soaker pads are not for repositioning
Keywords: soaker, bed, pads, turn, lift, patients, sprains, strains, MSI
Industries: Health care
Year: 2009
Alert #: WS 2009-01
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Show Web Version of 'Young worker crushed by falling railcar door' Poster in New Window
Young worker crushed by falling railcar door
Keywords: young worker, railcar, pulp mill, warehouse
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing, manufacturing, other
Year: 2009
Alert #: Injury 2009-02
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Show Web Version of 'Working in traffic control zones <html>---</html> be prepared for high risk!' Poster in New Window
Working in traffic control zones --- be prepared for high risk!
Keywords: traffic control person, TCP, struck by, road, construction
Industries: Construction, Performing Arts & Film, Traffic Control
Year: 2009
Alert #: Fatalities/Injuries 2009-01
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Show Web Version of 'Worker dies after being thrown back by concrete pump hose' Poster in New Window
Worker dies after being thrown back by concrete pump hose
Keywords: concrete, pump, truck, hose
Industries: Construction
Year: 2008
Alert #: Fatality 2008-25
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Show Web Version of 'Fisherman gets wound up in trawl net on drum' Poster in New Window
Fisherman gets wound up in trawl net on drum
Keywords: fisherman, trawl net, gillnet drum, safeguards
Industries: Fishing
Year: 2008
Alert #: Injury 2008-16
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Show Web Version of 'Wooden box culvert collapses under weight of equipment' Poster in New Window
Wooden box culvert collapses under weight of equipment
Keywords: culvert, logging, grapple yarder
Industries: Forestry
Year: 2008
Alert #: Warning 2008-12
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Show Web Version of 'Young worker injured when manual pallet jack accelerates down ramp' Poster in New Window
Young worker injured when manual pallet jack accelerates down ramp
Keywords: young worker, pallet jack, loading ramp, struck by
Industries: Warehousing/Large Retail, Hospitality
Year: 2008
Alert #: Injury 2008-13
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Show Web Version of 'Operator escapes injury when chain shot misses cab of log processor' Poster in New Window
Operator escapes injury when chain shot misses cab of log processor
Keywords: log processor, chain, cab
Industries: Forestry
Year: 2008
Alert #: Warning 2008-11
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Show Web Version of 'Safety for first responders around fallen power lines' Poster in New Window
Safety for first responders around fallen power lines
Keywords: power line, electricity, emergency crew
Industries: Others
Year: 2008 (Rev. 2013)
Alert #: WorkSafe Bulletin 2008-04
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Show Web Version of 'Worker dies when excavation wall collapses' Poster in New Window
Worker dies when excavation wall collapses
Keywords: excavation, trench, shoring, wall
Industries: Construction, oil and gas
Year: 2008
Alert #: Fatality 2008-05
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Show Web Version of 'Preventing nail gun injuries' Poster in New Window
Preventing nail gun injuries
Keywords: nail gun, trigger
Industries: Construction, manufacturing, performing arts and film, warehouse/large retail
Year: 2008
Alert #: WS 2008-01
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Show Web Version of 'Welders risk ear damage from hot slag' Poster in New Window
Welders risk ear damage from hot slag
Keywords: welding, construction, ear, damage, slag
Industries: Construction, manufacturing
Year: 2007
Alert #: Injury 07-09
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Show Web Version of 'Fence panels tip over, crushing worker unloading them' Poster in New Window
Fence panels tip over, crushing worker unloading them
Keywords: materials, handling, loading, unloading
Industries: Warehouse / large retail
Year: 2007
Alert #: Fatality 07-08
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Show Web Version of 'Sawmill worker dies while unplugging waste wood in hog chute' Poster in New Window
Sawmill worker dies while unplugging waste wood in hog chute
Keywords: sawmill, hog, chute, waste, wood, confined space
Industries: Wood & paper products manufacture
Year: 2007
Alert #: Fatality 07-07
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Show Web Version of 'Young worker seriously injured in fall through roof opening' Poster in New Window
Young worker seriously injured in fall through roof opening
Keywords: young worker, fall, roof
Industries: Construction
Year: 2007
Alert #: Injury 07-06
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Show Web Version of 'Logging truck driver killed when trailer rolls over him' Poster in New Window
Logging truck driver killed when trailer rolls over him
Keywords: logging truck, truck driver, trailer, brakes, log hauling
Industries: Forestry
Year: 2007
Alert #: Fatality 07-04
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Show Web Version of 'Industrial lasers can cause serious eye injuries and severe burns' Poster in New Window
Industrial lasers can cause serious eye injuries and severe burns
Keywords: industrial laser, beam, guarding, radiation, eye injury, burns
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2006
Alert #: WS 06-07
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Show Web Version of 'Chasing shoplifter results in injury' Poster in New Window
Chasing shoplifter results in injury
Keywords: young worker, shoplifter, retail, store, violence, robbery, theft, struck
Industries: Warehouse/large retail, hospitality, other
Year: 2006
Alert #: Injury 06-09
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Show Web Version of 'Forestry worker entangled in twister' Poster in New Window
Forestry worker entangled in twister
Keywords: forestry, grapple yarding operation, twister, tailhold, pole, slip, fall, caught in, equipment safety, cable yarding
Industries: Forestry
Year: 2006
Alert #: Injury 06-04
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Show Web Version of 'Renovation and restoration projects: Low bid may not meet environmental or workplace safety requirements' Poster in New Window
Renovation and restoration projects: Low bid may not meet environmental or workplace safety requirements
Keywords: renovation, restoration, construction, qualified bid, hazardous materials, contractor
Industries: Construction
Year: 2005
Alert #: WS 05-06
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Show Web Version of 'Check reversing mechanism on automatic garage doors' Poster in New Window
Check reversing mechanism on automatic garage doors
Keywords: reversing, mechanism, garage door, closing, electric eye
Industries: Agriculture, construction, health care, heavy equipment servicing, hospitality, manufacturing, oil and gas, performing arts and film, trucking, warehouse/large retail, wood and paper products manufacturing, other
Year: 2005
Alert #: Fatality 05-02
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Show Web Version of 'Young worker crushed when boat shifts while being lowered' Poster in New Window
Young worker crushed when boat shifts while being lowered
Keywords: young, worker, boat, hoist, crushed, sling
Industries: Marina
Year: 2005
Alert #: Fatality 05-01
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Show Web Version of 'Slips and Trips in Health Care' Poster in New Window
Slips and Trips in Health Care
Keywords: slips, trips, falls, health, care, housekeeping
Industries: Health care
Year: 2004
Alert #: WS 04-03
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Show Web Version of 'Falls from stepladders can kill' Poster in New Window
Falls from stepladders can kill
Keywords: stepladder, fall, 3-point contact
Industries: Construction, hospitality, performing arts and film, warehouse/large retail, other
Year: 2004
Alert #: AA 04-09
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Show Web Version of 'Hooktender injured while felling trees on steep, snow-covered slope' Poster in New Window
Hooktender injured while felling trees on steep, snow-covered slope
Keywords: hootktender, felling, tree, steep, slope, yarding, cable, lines
Industries: Forestry
Year: 2004
Alert #: Injury 04-17
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Show Web Version of 'Garbage truck backs into pole, injuring worker riding on step' Poster in New Window
Garbage truck backs into pole, injuring worker riding on step
Keywords: garbage, truck, swamper, stand, step, collide, utility, pole, mobile equipment, visibility
Industries: Trucking, other
Year: 2004
Alert #: Injury 04-16
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Show Web Version of 'Abrasive wheel on grinder breaks, killing worker' Poster in New Window
Abrasive wheel on grinder breaks, killing worker
Keywords: abrasive, wheel, grinder, break, piece, cut, angle, rpm, guard, fatal
Industries: Construction, manufacturing, other
Year: 2004
Alert #: Fatality 04-15
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Show Web Version of 'Block sorter's foot caught in moving conveyor' Poster in New Window
Block sorter's foot caught in moving conveyor
Keywords: block, sorter, caught, conveyor, jam
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2004
Alert #: Injury 04-14
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Show Web Version of 'Horse rears, fatally kicking worker in the head' Poster in New Window
Horse rears, fatally kicking worker in the head
Keywords: horse, rears, hind, legs, kick, worker, head
Industries: Agriculture, other
Year: 2004
Alert #: Fatality 04-13
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Show Web Version of 'Worker falls while dismantling log home' Poster in New Window
Worker falls while dismantling log home
Keywords: worker, dismantling, log, home, crane, fall, protection, roof, purlin, brace
Industries: Construction, manufacturing
Year: 2004
Alert #: Injury 04-11
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Show Web Version of 'Workers seriously injured in conveyor accidents' Poster in New Window
Workers seriously injured in conveyor accidents
Keywords: conveyor, belt, lock out, guard, clear, debris, caught, crush
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing, manufacturing, hospitality, forestry
Year: 2004
Alert #: AA 04-03
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Show Web Version of 'Bale of hay rolls onto tractor operator' Poster in New Window
Bale of hay rolls onto tractor operator
Keywords: farm, operator, bale, hay, roll, tractor, arms, seat, grapple, attachment, secure, load, unstable
Industries: Agriculture
Year: 2004
Alert #: Injury 04-08
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Show Web Version of 'Pasta machine catches sleeve, breaks hand' Poster in New Window
Pasta machine catches sleeve, breaks hand
Keywords: pasta, machine, hand, entangled, mixing, arm, broken, lockout, lock, out
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2004
Alert #: Injury 04-06
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Show Web Version of 'Cold water can kill - Immersion suits can save lives' Poster in New Window
Cold water can kill - Immersion suits can save lives
Keywords: immersion suit, cold, water, overboard, abandon, ship, crewmembers
Industries: Fishing
Year: 2004
Alert #: AA 04-03
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Show Web Version of 'Quick death follows cold water immersion' Poster in New Window
Quick death follows cold water immersion
Keywords: crewmember, overboard, secure, line, cold, water, immersion
Industries: Fishing
Year: 2004
Alert #: Fatality 04-02
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Show Web Version of 'Asbestos Hazards in Demolition, Renovation, and Salvage' Poster in New Window
Asbestos Hazards in Demolition, Renovation, and Salvage
Keywords: asbestos, demolition, renovation, salvage
Industries: Construction
Year: 2003; Revised March 2014
Alert #: WS 03-03
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Show Web Version of 'Watch Out for Hazards - They Can Kill You!' Poster in New Window
Watch Out for Hazards - They Can Kill You!
Keywords: construction, fatalities, falls, electrocution, motor vehicle accidents, silicosis, asbestosis
Industries: Construction
Year: 2001
Alert #: Construction Fatalities 1991-2000
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Show Web Version of 'Truck driver killed when lumber slides off trailer' Poster in New Window
Truck driver killed when lumber slides off trailer
Keywords: lumber, slides, trailer, crushing, load, fall, zone, loose, secure, straps
Industries: Trucking
Year: 2003
Alert #: Fatality 03-18
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Show Web Version of 'Worker pinned underneath heavy mining equipment' Poster in New Window
Worker pinned underneath heavy mining equipment
Keywords: worker, pinned, heavy mining equipment, tires, scooptram, air jack, hydraulic jack
Industries: Heavy Equipment Servicing
Year: 2003
Alert #: Injury 03-15
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Show Web Version of 'Worker dies after being pulled into blades of rotor tiller' Poster in New Window
Worker dies after being pulled into blades of rotor tiller
Keywords: tractor, rotor tiller, hitch, lever, engaged, caught in, blades
Industries: Agriculture
Year: 2003
Alert #: Fatality 03-12
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Show Web Version of 'Worker Dies in Passenger Van Accident' Poster in New Window
Worker Dies in Passenger Van Accident
Keywords: passenger, van, workers, accident, transporting, driving, rollover, motor vehicle accident, seatbelts
Industries: Agriculture, forestry
Year: 2003
Alert #: AA 03-02
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Show Web Version of 'Young worker injured in elevator shaft' Poster in New Window
Young worker injured in elevator shaft
Keywords: young, worker, injured, elevator, shaft, caught in, squeezed
Industries: Construction, other
Year: 2003
Alert #: Injury 03-05
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Show Web Version of 'Potential Hazards of Automotive Flex-Fans' Poster in New Window
Potential Hazards of Automotive Flex-Fans
Keywords: automotive, flex-fans, blade, mechanic
Industries: Other
Year: 2002
Alert #: WS Flex-Fans
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Show Web Version of 'Weedlines Cause Concerns' Poster in New Window
Weedlines Cause Concerns
Keywords: weedlines, salmon gillnets, vessels, fishing, entanglement, entangle
Industries: Fishing
Year: 2002
Alert #: WS-Weedlines
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Show Web Version of 'Tugboat crew missing and presumed drowned' Poster in New Window
Tugboat crew missing and presumed drowned
Keywords: tugboat, drowned, girding, personal flotation device, PFD, lifejacket, cold water immersion
Industries: Other
Year: 2002
Alert #: Fatality 02-15
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Show Web Version of 'How to Prevent Caught-In-Machinery Accidents' Poster in New Window
How to Prevent Caught-In-Machinery Accidents
Keywords: lock out, caught-in-machinery, crushing, amputation, energy, power source, contact, guards
Industries: Agriculture, construction, manufacturing, hospitality, oil and gas, forestry, wood and paper products manufacturing, warehouse/large retail, forestry
Year: 2002
Alert #: AA 02-01
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Show Web Version of 'Worker killed when struck by flex-fan blade' Poster in New Window
Worker killed when struck by flex-fan blade
Keywords: mechanic, engine compartment, fan blade broke, cracked, safe work procedures
Industries: Auto service or repair
Year: 2001
Alert #: Fatality 01-16
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Show Web Version of 'Improper chain used in overhead rigging kills commercial fisher' Poster in New Window
Improper chain used in overhead rigging kills commercial fisher
Keywords: longline vessel, hydraulic winch controls, jib boom, galvanized chain, failed, rated capacities
Industries: Fishing
Year: 2001
Alert #: Fatality 01-15
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Show Web Version of 'High-rise Construction: High winds blow out window' Poster in New Window
High-rise Construction: High winds blow out window
Keywords: winds, high-rise, near miss, defective windows
Industries: Construction; high-rise construction
Year: 2001
Alert #: Warning 01-10
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Show Web Version of 'Log peeler struck by pivoting log' Poster in New Window
Log peeler struck by pivoting log
Keywords: log peeler, struck by, pivoting log, front end loader, traffic route, maximum speed sign
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing; Log home manufacturing
Year: 2001
Alert #: Injury 01-06
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Show Web Version of 'Blocks alone do not make safe retaining walls' Poster in New Window
Blocks alone do not make safe retaining walls
Keywords: concrete blocks, collapse, geogrid fabric, fill placement, safe distances
Industries: Construction
Year: 2000
Alert #: Injury 00-04
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Show Web Version of 'Consider installing smoke detectors' Poster in New Window
Consider installing smoke detectors
Keywords: vessel master, electrical fire, suffocated, heat sensors, emergency procedures, emergency drills
Industries: Fishing
Year: 1999
Alert #: Fatal 99-10
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Show Web Version of 'Use temporary bracing during all phases of wood frame construction' Poster in New Window
Use temporary bracing during all phases of wood frame construction
Keywords: collapsed house, temporary wall braces, wind, lateral stability, load-carrying capacity
Industries: Construction
Year: 1999
Alert #: Hazard Alert 99-13
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Show Web Version of 'Restrain logs before removing cinches' Poster in New Window
Restrain logs before removing cinches
Keywords: loader operator, struck by, log, log truck, not secured properly
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing; Forestry
Year: 1998
Alert #: Fatal 98-11
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Show Web Version of 'Cover the sides of thrust-out platforms' Poster in New Window
Cover the sides of thrust-out platforms
Keywords: transformer, knocked out, flying lumber, thrust-out platforms, cover, plywood
Industries: Construction
Year: 1998
Alert #: Hazard Alert 98-04
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Show Web Version of 'Secure loads and do not exceed load capacity' Poster in New Window
Secure loads and do not exceed load capacity
Keywords: swamper, tandem-bed truck, crushed by, heavy mud tank, truck bed, rolled forward, properly secured
Industries: Oil and gas, Trucking
Year: 1997
Alert #: Fatal 97-10
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Show Web Version of 'A preventable fly rock death' Poster in New Window
A preventable fly rock death
Keywords: blaster, flyrock, struck, head, no hard hat, safe work procedures
Industries: Blasting; Construction
Year: 1996
Alert #: Fatal 96-08
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Show Web Version of 'Use extreme caution when moving heavy objects' Poster in New Window
Use extreme caution when moving heavy objects
Keywords: heavy hot tub, lost control, spinal injuries, safe work procedures, mechanical aids
Industries: Trucking, Warehouse/large retail
Year: 1996
Alert #: Hazard Alert 96-08
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Show Web Version of 'Stay clear of concrete locking blocks' Poster in New Window
Stay clear of concrete locking blocks
Keywords: concrete locking blocks, broke off, cold joint, reinforced, safe position, slings
Industries: Construction
Year: 1996
Alert #: Hazard Alert 96-07
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Show Web Version of 'Use equipment to move logs' Poster in New Window
Use equipment to move logs
Keywords: young worker, large log, cant hook, rolled off, crushed against
Industries: Sawmill; Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1995
Alert #: Fatal 95-16
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Show Web Version of 'Use restraining devices before cutting' Poster in New Window
Use restraining devices before cutting
Keywords: cutting torch, pipe, under tension, sprang back, struck, safe side
Industries: Oil and gas; Construction
Year: 1995
Alert #: Fatal 95-05
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Show Web Version of 'Deflate tires before servicing Split-rim and multi-rim tires' Poster in New Window
Deflate tires before servicing Split-rim and multi-rim tires
Keywords: multi-rim tires, hidden crack, lock rim groove, explosive separation, deflate, regular inspection
Industries: Heavy equipment servicing
Year: 1995
Alert #: Hazard Alert 95-09
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Show Web Version of 'Keep clear of plugged culverts' Poster in New Window
Keep clear of plugged culverts
Keywords: plugged culvert, stored energy, water hazard, drowning, drainage ditches, mechanical means
Industries: Construction, diving
Year: 1995
Alert #: Hazard Alert 95-08
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Show Web Version of 'Stay clear of yarding cable' Poster in New Window
Stay clear of yarding cable
Keywords: hooktender, bight area, out of sight, struck by, mainline
Industries: Forestry
Year: 1994
Alert #: Fatal 94-30
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Show Web Version of 'Stack materials safely' Poster in New Window
Stack materials safely
Keywords: counter tops, toppled, struck by, head injuries, stack, heavy materials
Industries: Transportation/warehouse/large retail
Year: 1994
Alert #: Fatal 94-25
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Use load restraints
Keywords: truck driver, unrestrained truck load, struck by, load restraints, vertical log alignment
Industries: Forestry, Trucking
Year: 1994
Alert #: Fatal 94-23
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Control fly rock
Keywords: fly rock, safe blasting techniques, blasting mats, blast design, danger areas
Industries: Construction
Year: 1994
Alert #: Hazard Alert 94-13
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Heavy scaffold collapses
Keywords: bricklayers, tubular scaffold, grossly overloaded, collapse, brace, load-rated capacity
Industries: Construction
Year: 1994
Alert #: Hazard Alert 94-05
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Painter/Sandblaster Fatality
Keywords: flatbed trailer, large-diameter pipe, slide off, crushed by, restrain
Industries: Construction, Trucking
Year: 1993
Alert #: Fatal Misc. 93-01
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Show Web Version of 'Construction Faller Fatality' Poster in New Window
Construction Faller Fatality
Keywords: crawler tractor, right-of-way, power line, damaged trees, crushed by
Industries: Construction, Forestry
Year: 1992
Alert #: Construction Fatal 92-07
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Show Web Version of 'Construction - Teamster Fatality' Poster in New Window
Construction - Teamster Fatality
Keywords: flatbed load, sheet metal ducting, construction site, unloading area, slope, crushed by
Industries: Construction, Warehouse/large retail, Trucking
Year: 1992
Alert #: Construction Fatal 92-06
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Labourer/Handyman Fatality
Keywords: log house constructors, isolated location, numerous trees, no experience, struck by, hung-up tree
Industries: Construction
Year: 1992
Alert #: Construction Fatal 92-02
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Log Truck Driver Fatality
Keywords: trailer, loose limbs, struck, adequate lighting, safe work procedures
Industries: Forestry, Trucking
Year: 1992
Alert #: Logging Fatal 92-06
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Show Web Version of 'Government of BC Park Assistant 2 Fatality' Poster in New Window
Government of BC Park Assistant 2 Fatality
Keywords: park assistant, hiking trail, blow-down timber, lightning strike
Industries: Local government, Other
Year: 1992
Alert #: Fatal Misc. 92-03
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1991 Fatal -- Trainer
Keywords: trainer, whale pool area, slipped, entrapped, drowned
Industries: Performing Arts and Film, other,
Year: 1991
Alert #: Miscellaneous 91-01
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Show Web Version of '1990 Construction Fatal -- Sheet metal foreman' Poster in New Window
1990 Construction Fatal -- Sheet metal foreman
Keywords: sheet metal foreman, free-standing gang panels, accidentally toppled, fatal injuries
Industries: Construction
Year: 1990
Alert #: Construction 016-90
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Show Web Version of '1990 Logging Fatal -- Logging handyman' Poster in New Window
1990 Logging Fatal -- Logging handyman
Keywords: truck, floating wharf, ramp stringer, broke, drowning
Industries: Forestry
Year: 1990
Alert #: Logging 008-90
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Show Web Version of '1990 Logging Fatal -- Chokerman' Poster in New Window
1990 Logging Fatal -- Chokerman
Keywords: logging, steep slopes, unstable ground, heavy rainfall, mud slide, buried in
Industries: Forestry
Year: 1990
Alert #: Logging 006-90
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Show Web Version of '1990 Logging Fatal -- Boomboat operator' Poster in New Window
1990 Logging Fatal -- Boomboat operator
Keywords: boomboat operator, lake, high winds, fell overboard, drowned
Industries: Forestry
Year: 1990
Alert #: Logging 003-90
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Show Web Version of '1990 Construction Fatal -- House mover' Poster in New Window
1990 Construction Fatal -- House mover
Keywords: house, raised, hydraulic jacks, malfunction, fatally crushed
Industries: Construction
Year: 1990
Alert #: Construction 002-90
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1990 Pulp & Paper -- Electrician
Keywords: work platform, overhead bridge crane, head, caught, fractured, fatal
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1990
Alert #: Pulp & Paper 001-90
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Show Web Version of 'Stay clear of nip points!' Poster in New Window
Stay clear of nip points!
Keywords: clear debris, conveyor belt, stick, caught in, nip point
Industries: Other
Year: 1990
Alert #: Hazard Alert 0790
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Show Web Version of 'Safe shoring requirements' Poster in New Window
Safe shoring requirements
Keywords: excavation, shoring practices, pre-excavation requirements
Industries: Construction
Year: 1990
Alert #: Hazard Alert 0390
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Show Web Version of 'Logging Fatal -- Shake block cutter' Poster in New Window
Logging Fatal -- Shake block cutter
Keywords: shake block cutter, presumed drowned, lake, open boat
Industries: Forestry
Year: 1989
Alert #: Logging 23-89
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Logging Fatal -- Boom man
Keywords: boom man, caulk boots, fell, moving boat, working alone
Industries: Forestry
Year: 1989
Alert #: Logging 11-89
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Do not tamper with safety devices
Keywords: thrown off, high lift truck, full speed, safety devices, disabled
Industries: Warehouse/large retail
Year: 1989
Alert #: Hazard Alert 0189
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Logging Fatal -- Yarding engineer
Keywords: spar operator, haulback drum, slipped, caught in, spooling
Industries: Forestry
Year: 1988
Alert #: Logging 7-88
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Show Web Version of 'Edger kickback fatality -- Poor condition of kickback fingers' Poster in New Window
Edger kickback fatality -- Poor condition of kickback fingers
Keywords: edger, kickback fingers, worn condition, 2 x 4, impaled, millwright-carpenter
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1988
Alert #: Hazard Alert 1088
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