OSHA Reg. VII Fatal Facts

GETTING TO ZERO! IT'S A TEAM EFFORT - GET INVOLVED! 

The OSHA Omaha Area Office has recently launched a new initiative, aimed at reducing workplace fatalities in the State of Nebraska. The initiative is referred to as "Getting to Zero", with the intention of Nebraskan's working for 365 consecutive days without a fatal accident occurring. 

These "Fatal Facts" (PDF format) may serve as a good training aid or subject for a "tool box talk".  Use them to reinforce the importance of workplace safety. 


Caught by Rotating Shaft (PTO) - Unloading Anhydrous Ammonia

Crushed - Power Industrial Truck


Electrocution - Construction

Electrocution - Electrical Power Line Installation

Electrocution - Fiberglass Tank Manufacturer

Fall From Work Platform - Framing Contractor


Fall (from elevation) - Refrigeration/AC installation/repair

Fall (from elevation) - Concrete sawing

Fall from elevation - Grain Elevator

Fall from elevation - Continuous belt manlift - Grain Mill


Fall, same level - Road Construction Company

Fall - Scissor lift fell over sideways - Specialty Meat Products

Fall from Scaffold - Scaffolding Erectors


Fatal Crushing Injury  - Crane Disassembly

Struck - by coil of polyethylene pipe - Installing natural gas gathering line