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Through the Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (FACE) Program, NIOSH conducts investigations of fatal occupational injuries. The primary intent of this program is to provide interested users with access to the full text of hundreds of fatality investigation reports.

NIOSH FACE Reports: Highway Work Zones

Report No. Incident State Title

2007-02 NC Laborer dies when backed over by a tack truck in residential roadway construction work zone - North Carolina.
2006-03 VA Laborer dies after being run over by a backing dump truck during a nighttime paving project - Virginia.
2005-10 TN Traffic control supervisor dies when struck by an asphalt dump truck while picking up cones on a roadway work zone - Tennessee.
2005-08 SC Highway construction supervisor dies after being backed over by a water truck - South Carolina.
2004-11 NC Hispanic laborer on roadway construction work site run over and killed by a backing flat bed dump truck - North Carolina.
2004-10 NC Hispanic flagger dies after being run over by a dump truck - North Carolina.
2004-02 TN ROPS equipped soil compactor overturn kills operator - Tennessee.
2003-09 NC Two Hispanic guardrail installers die after being struck by a guardrail - North Carolina.
2002-06 VA Roadway construction worker dies from crushing injuries when backed over by a dump truck - Virginia.
2002-03 NC Construction laborer dies after being run over and crushed by a grader at a road construction site - North Carolina.
2001-10 IN Seventeen-year-old part-time road construction laborer dies after being run over by a water truck - Indiana.
2001-02 NS State department of transportation highway maintenance worker dies after being struck by a car while installing reflectors on a guardrail.
2001-01 NC State Department of Transportation worker (Laborer) dies after being struck by motor vehicle - North Carolina.
2000-20 NC Twenty-nine-year-old asphalt compactor operator dies from crushing injuries received during machine rollover - North Carolina.
2000-05 PA Truck driver dies after the off-highway truck he was operating rolled over an embankment and came to rest on its top - Pennsylvania.
2000-02 WI Flagger struck from behind and killed by a truck intruding into a highway construction work zone - Wisconsin.
1999-03 SC Female construction worker dies in a compactor tip over at a highway construction site - South Carolina.
1998-19 VA Laborer run over by dump truck at roadway resurfacing operation - Virginia.
1998-06 VA Construction laborer dies after being run over by asphalt roller at highway construction site - Virginia.
1997-11 PA Construction laborer dies after being stuck by a front end loader at a construction site - Pennsylvania.
1996-16 VA Equipment operator dies after scraper overturns - Virginia, March 14, 1996.
1994-19 VA Laborer dies after being struck by overturning crane - Virginia, August 8, 1994.
1994-18 VA Asphalt milling superintendent crushed under asphalt milling machine - Virginia, August 5, 1994.
1992-19 SC Construction laborer dies after a water truck and scraper collide - South Carolina, May 22, 1992.
1984-13 AZ Two confined space fatalities during construction of a sewer line.

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