Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (FACE) Program
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.
|Machine operator dies when struck by flying wood chipper guard.
|Car carrier truck driver dies when crushed by ramp of car carrier.
|Maintenance worker dies after pinned between overhead bridge crane and roof truss.
|Snow plow driver dies when caught in auger of salt spreader.
|Hispanic butcher dies after being struck by semi-trailer gate.
|Laborer dies when crushed between forklift cage and mast.
|Hispanic laborer dies after falling through roof of old building.
|Dairy farmer dies 15 days after all-terrain vehicle rolled over him.
|Youth dies in tractor rollover attempting to pull trailer out of mud.
|Farmer dies when he is pinned under his tractor that rolled over on an incline.
|Farmer dies when tractor rolls over on sloped terrain.
|Farmer dies when skid steer loader rolls over him after it plunged over edge of bluff.
|Farmer fell into auger of manure spreader while scraping the tank.
|Farmer dies when pinned between frame and bucket of a skid steer loader.
|Farm worker dies when he falls from tractor seat.
|Amish carpenter dies after falling from scaffold.
|Youth newspaper carrier dies after being struck by an automobile while delivering newspapers on a bicycle.
|Youth killed in tractor roll-over while moving large hay bales.
|Hispanic painter dies after falling from a new house roof.
|Farmer killed when kicked by horse.
|Farmer dies when pinned between arm and frame of a skid steer loader.
|Laborer dies after being struck by detached excavator bucket.
|Hispanic laborers drowned in pond on golf course.
|Farmer dies when skidsteer loader overturns.
|Snowmobile mechanic dies when he is ejected from snowmobile operator's seat and strikes a tree.
|Youth reserve recruit killed in automobile collision while traveling on duty.
|Youth newspaper delivery person killed when he fell out of the open door of a minivan and was run over.
|Youth newspaper delivery assistant dies in motor vehicle collision.
|Youth camp counselor dies of carbon monoxide poisoning.
|Construction laborer killed when run over by dump truck in highway work zone - Wisconsin.
|Farmer dies when he is pinned between bucket and frame of a skid-steer loader.
|Beef farmer pinned under overturned all-terrain vehicle in Wisconsin.
|Farmer dies when he is pinned under drawbar while fueling tractor.
|Lineman at hydroelectric utility was asphyxiated when the safety rope attached to his harness became entangled in a revolving turbine shaft.
|Farmer thrown from tractor and run over by hay baler in Wisconsin.
|Youth farm worker pinned under overturned horse-drawn manure sled.
|Florist pinned between bucket of an industrial truck and semi trailer in Wisconsin.
|Farmer dies after tractor overturns and pins him beneath tractor seat in Wisconsin.
|Youth restaurant cashier shot to death during attempted robbery.
|Part-time logger pinned by tractor wheel after being knocked from operator's seat by falling tree.
|Heavy equipment operator pinned after bulldozer slides off flatbed trailer.
|Farmer dies after he was entangled in the driveline shaft of a manure spreader.
|Farm worker dies after tractor overturns.
|Farmer dies after being pinned under overturned tractor in Wisconsin.
|Farm worker dies after being struck by a flywheel of a haybaler.
|Laborer dies from fall through skylight while shoveling snow on roof.
|Supervisor at plastics company crushed in injection molding machine.
|Farmer dies after he is run over by tractor in machine shed.
|Utilities worker dies after being pinned in a pulpwood belt conveyor at a paper company.
|Logger dies after a log skidder rolled downhill and struck him as he was felling a tree.
|Youth worker dies after being pinned under tractor at a food processing plant.
|Construction laborer dies after being jolted from a tractor seat and pinned under the tractor tire in Wisconsin.
|Farmer dies after being pinned between the bucket and frame of a skid steer loader.
|Fire fighter dies of asphyxiation after falling through the burning roof of his home in Wisconsin.
|Farmer dies from being entangled in unguarded PTO unit on hay elevator.
|Farmer dies after becoming entangled in unguarded PTO unit on corn sheller in Wisconsin.
|Farmer dies after becoming entangled in unguarded driveline on a corn auger in Wisconsin.
|Tractor runs over farmer after he dismounts to repair jammed hay baler.
|Farm worker dies after tractor rolls and she is pinned under the tractor tire.
|Farmer dies after he is run over by tractor in farm field in Wisconsin.
|Farmer dies after he is run over by tractor in farmyard in Wisconsin.
|Machinist fatally injured from being pinned in vertical lathe.
|Office assistant at sod farm dies when forklift slides into ditch and she is pinned in.
|Farmer dies of fall from hay wagon in Wisconsin.
|Machinist is pinned between parts of metal materials handling equipment.
|Crew leader crushed when forklift load carrier falls from forklift.
|Part-time farmer dies when tractor rolls over on hillside and pins him underneath.
|Farmer dies of entanglement in corn picker/husker.
|Maintenance machinist trainee entangled in revolving shaft of vertical boring mill.
|Farmer entangled in rotating driveline shaft of portable feed grinder/mixer.
|Front-end loader operator dies when loader falls 40 feet onto quarry floor.
|Construction laborer falls 26 feet from leading edge of roof.
|Plaster laborer dies after falling from a scaffold.
|Farm worker electrocuted when aluminum grain tube contacts overhead power line.
|Carpenter dies following a fall from ladder scaffolding.
|Electrician apprentice dies following a 55-foot fall from a roof.
|Farmer asphyxiated after entering sealed silo.
|Farm worker dies after fall from silo chute ladder.
|Mason dies following three-story fall from improvised scaffolding.
|Parachute jump instructor and jump student die from fall after chute lines became entangled during tandem jump from plane.
|Farmer dies of asphyxiation in grain bin.
|Laborer dies following a 13-foot fall from a porch-roof.
|Logger dies after fall from skidder to tree stump.
|Coating machine operator electrocuted while assisting electrician with circuit breaker wiring.
|A 29 year old truck driver/delivery man was electrocuted when the aluminum pole brush he was holding came in contact with a 14,000 volt overhead transmission line.
|Electrician electrocuted after contacting an energized electric hand drill.
|Farmer dies following fall down silo chute and after striking a motor and a pulley.
|Farmer's helper dies of asphyxiation in grain bin.
|Owner of an auto dealership dies of carbon monoxide poisoning while doing car repairs in an unventilated garage.
|Farmer killed after fall from and run over by a moving windrower.
|19 Year old International Future Farmers of America exchange student dies after crushing injuries following fall from tractor.
|Farmer dies when hay elevator he and 2 other men were moving came into contact with a high power transmission line.
|22 Year old female firefighter trainee dies at the training academy after a 28 foot fall from a cat ladder during her second day of training.
|Welder was electrocuted while attempting to connect two power cords.
|Farmer dies 2 months following a 10 foot fall from a hay wagon.
|Two carpenters died of carbon monoxide poisoning secondary to running a gas powered engine in a confined space (basement of a home).
|Service technician working for an electronic protection company dies after 20 foot fall from an aluminum ladder.
|Assistant machine operator was electrocuted when he handled a compressed air nozzle and screw driver near or in a power cord carrying 480 volts.
|Apartment manager dies after falling 30 feet from ladder.
|A 20 year old farmer dies after entering a silo recently filled with haylage.
|Crane operator electrocuted dies when the boom he was operating came in contact with 4800 volt high power transmission line.
|Construction foreman dies after falling 3 feet from a ladder to a concrete floor.
|General laborer at a feed mill dies after presumed fall followed by vehicle run over.
|Farmer fell off wagon tongue and was run over by corn-filled wagon.
|Road maintenance worker died 15 months after falling backwards off a dump truck onto pavement.
|Paper mill worker dies after falling 15.5 feet down a vertical conveyor.