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Man Crushed Between Two Buses In Oakland Industrial Accident

A mechanic was found crushed between two buses in an Oakland repair yard just after noon Friday in an apparent industrial accident.

08/08/2014

Work site where scaffolding collapsed on February 20, 2014. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

Workers Expected To Recover After Fall From Scaffolding In San Francisco’s SoMa

Two workers who fell Thursday from scaffolding at a skyscraper under construction in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood are expected to survive their injuries, a senior vice president with the project’s construction company said Friday.

02/21/2014

Work site where scaffolding collapsed on February 20, 2014. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

Workers Injured After Scaffolding Collapse In San Francisco

Two construction workers fell more than 30 feet and were extricated from beneath the scaffolding.

02/20/2014

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Worker Crushed To Death At Volvo-Owned Plant In San Leandro

A mechanic was crushed to death by a tractor in a workplace accident Thursday at a Volvo-owned construction equipment company in San Leandro.

02/13/2014

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Falling Granite Slabs Kill 2 Workers At San Francisco Construction Site

Two people died following an industrial accident in San Francisco’s BernalHeights neighborhood Friday morning.

02/07/2014

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Worker Injured In Accident San Francisco Transbay Transit Center Construction Site

A worker was injured Thursday morning when he fell from a platform at a construction site for San Francisco’s new Transbay Transit Center, project officials said.

02/06/2014

Fremont Fire Department vehicles on the scene of an industrial accident at the Tesla factory on November 13, 2013. (CBS)

Cal/OSHA: Tesla Factory Had Previous Safety Violation

The Bay Area Tesla factory where three workers were burned by hot metal was previously cited for a safety violation that led to an injury, a state official said Thursday.

11/14/2013

The Tesla Factory in Fremont, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

3 Workers Injured In Accident At Fremont Tesla Factory, CEO Speaks Out

Three workers were sent to the hospital with burns following an industrial accident at the Tesla Motors factory in Fremont on Wednesday.

11/13/2013

A worker monitors veal as it comes out of a grinder at a meat packing and distribution facility June 24, 2008 in San Francisco, California. Livestock owners are experiencing a sharp increase in the price of corn-based animal feed as corn and soybean prices skyrocket due to an estimated 2 million acres of crop damage from the recent Midwest flooding and the continually rising fuel costs. Due to the increase in feed costs, consumers which will get hit in the wallet as prices of meat, dairy and eggs are expected to increase sharply. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Worker Loses Arm In Meat Grinder At San Anselmo Andronico’s Market

An employee at Andronico’s Market in San Anselmo reportedly severed his right arm in a meat grinder while working at the store late Monday afternoon.

08/13/2013

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Industrial Accident Near Sonoma County Airport Kills 1

A fatal industrial accident was reported Friday morning at a business near the Charles M. Schulz-Sonoma County Airport, a Sonoma County fire and emergency dispatcher said.

04/19/2013

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