A man who fell from a cherry picker and died in San Jose Wednesday morning worked for a subcontractor assigned to work on the city’s streetlights, authorities said.
The Port of Oakland, along with other Bay Area ports have been shut down for 24 hours Thursday due to safety procedure after a worker died late Wednesday night, an International Longshore and Warehouse official said.
Officials have fined a steel company nearly $37,000 in connection with the death of a worker at the site of the San Francisco 49ers new stadium in Santa Clara.
State officials have cited an elevator company in the death of a worker at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara earlier this year.
The Port of Oakland was effectively shut down Wednesday morning after a number of longshore workers skipped worked because of the death of a worker at the port on Tuesday.
A vineyard manager was sentenced Thursday to 30 days in jail and 80 hours of community service for removing a safety device in a tractor that overturned and killed a worker in 2011.
A Sacramento man was killed when he fell from a construction beam at the Woodlake Shopping Center in San Mateo Friday morning.