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  • Police accuse man, 38, of drunk driving in Highway 20 crash that killed road worker, badly injured 5
    A Transports Québec worker was killed late Friday night, and several others injured, when a vehicle crashed into a highway work site in the West Island. Quebec provincial police arrested a 38-year-old man, who they say will face impaired driving charges...
  • 8 Egyptian workers burnt to death in bus crash
    CAIRO, Feb. 24 (Xinhua) -- At least eight workers were burnt to death and 22 others wounded on Saturday in a bus overturn that led to its burning at a highway in the coastal city of Alexandria north of the capital Cairo, a senior official from the Egyptian...
  • Workers comb snowy field for clues to Russian plane crash
    MOSCOW – Wading through knee-deep snow, hundreds of emergency workers searched a vast field near Moscow on Monday for remains of the 71 victims from the crash of a Russian airliner, and aviation experts began deciphering the jet's two flight recorders.
  • Highway worker's death should remind all of us to slow down
    About 90 PennDOT workers have been killed on the job since 1970... It’s harder to anticipate accident scenes and vehicle breakdowns, but the flashing lights should give you enough warning. Don’t wait until the last minute to slow down or move to...
  • Worker killed in accident at Carbide Industries
    A Louisville employee was killed this morning during an accident at Carbide Industries LLC on Bells Lane. Carbide Industries is a manufacturer of calcium carbide. The company issued a statement this morning:. "Carbide Industries LLC is sad to report one of...
  • Firm told to pay £25k after worker loses finger in machinery accident
    A metal firm has been fined £23,300 at court after a steel worker’s hand was dragged into machinery costing him a finger. The victim, the longest serving employee at A.J.Metal Products in Brierley Hill, had to have part of his finger amputated...
  • Mercer County village worker killed in industrial accident
    MENDON, Mercer County — A Village of Mendon employee was killed in an industrial accident Thursday at the village utility department, Mercer County Sheriff Jeff Grey said. OTHER LOCAL NEWS: Juveniles in phone store robbery headed to adult court?
  • Industrial Worker Fatally Injured in Workplace Accident
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — An official says a worker at a Kentucky industrial plant has been fatally injured. Carbide Industries LLC Human Resources Director Heather Y. Davis said in a statement to WDRB-TV that the workplace accident occurred Thursday...
  • Jeremy Gordon, Recology Worker, Dies In Industrial Accident
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA — A Recology worker died in an accident at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital on Friday morning, according to police. The San Francisco medical examiner's office has identified 42-year-old Jeremy Gordon as the worker who died in...
  • Heathrow Airport 'serious' crash kills worker, forces plane to evacuate
    A "serious" crash at Heathrow Airport has left one worker dead and caused delays for hundreds of passengers. The Telegraph reports two vehicles collided on the airfield early Wednesday morning at the London international airport's Terminal 5. Emergency...