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Worker Killed In Tree-Cutting Accident In Sebastopol

An employee of a tree-cutting business died Tuesday afternoon when he was struck by a large section of a tree in unincorporated Sebastopol, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.


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San Francisco City Worker Killed By Public Works Garbage Truck In Bayview District

A man who was fatally struck by a garbage truck while on a work crew for San Francisco’s Human Services Agency in the city’s Bayview District Thursday morning has been identified.


Scene of fatal crash on southbound U.S. 101 in Redwood City, August 5, 2014. (CBS)

Highway 101 Worker Killed In Redwood City When Driver Veers Off Road

A highway road worker was killed Tuesday and two others hurt after a car ran off of Highway 101 in Redwood City and into a construction crew worksite.


The body of a worker is covered by a tarp at a construction site in San Mateo, May 20, 2014. (CBS)

Construction Worker Killed At San Mateo Bay Meadows Housing Development Site

A worker died in a fall at a residential construction site at the former Bay Meadows racetrack in San Mateo Tuesday afternoon, officials said.


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Construction Resumes At New 49ers Stadium Following Worker’s Death

Work resumed on the San Francisco 49ers new stadium in Santa Clara Thursday morning after a worker was killed there on Tuesday.


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Worker Killed At 49ers Santa Clara Stadium Construction Site

Construction of the San Francisco 49ers’ new stadium in Santa Clara was suspended after a mechanic was killed while working in an elevator shaft at the site on Tuesday, authorities said.


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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.



PG&E Worker Killed In Crash During Storm

A Pacific Gas & Electric employee has died after his truck crashed into a traffic signal pole as he was driving during stormy weather.



Forklift Operator Killed At Oakland Recycling Firm Identified

A forklift operator killed in an accident at a plastic recycling company in Oakland has been identified as Eduardo Martinez Barajas, 34, according to the Alameda County coroner’s bureau.



Worker Killed In Accident At Oakland Plastics Factory

A worker who was killed in an industrial accident at an East Oakland plastics company Thursday was a forklift operator who was trying to service a forklift, a Cal/OSHA spokesman said.