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Man Crushed, Killed In Brooklyn Forklift Accident

A worker was killed Tuesday when a forklift rolled back and crushed him in Brooklyn.

06/10/2014

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Report: 1,500 Pounds Of Pineapples Fall On Jersey City Warehouse Worker

A warehouse worker in Jersey City was hospitalized Wednesday after 1,500 pounds of pineapples came crashing down on top of him, according to a published report.

05/22/2013

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N.J. Man Struck, Killed By Car While Working To Clean Sandy Debris

A man working for a private company that was cleaning up debris spawned by Superstorm Sandy in Brick, N.J., was killed this week in a job-related accident.

12/29/2012

Worker Found Dead Inside Hamilton Heights MetroPCS Store

A man identified in a published report as a MetroPCS worker was found dead with blunt force trauma to his head inside a storage room in Hamilton Heights Friday.

CBS New York–10/20/2012

The facade of the building that collapsed on Carlton Avenue, killing one worker on Sept. 10, 2012. (credit: CBS 2)

Stunned Onlookers Describe Frightening Brooklyn Building Collapse

The incident took place at around 9 a.m. at 214 Carlton Ave., in the Clinton Hill, where a new four-story building was being built.

09/10/2012

This grey Audi fatally struck a worker on the Grand Central Parkway on July 10, 2012. (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS 2)

Worker Struck And Killed On Grand Central Parkway

The worker was fixing streetlights near Jewel Avenue when he was struck and killed.

07/10/2012

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Construction Accident Kills NJ Worker Saturday

Police said the man was partially decapitated in the accident.

12/03/2011

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Worker Killed By Falling Concrete Under Grand Central Terminal

The Metropolitan Transit Authority said Michael O’Brien, a Dragados employee, was working on the East Side Access tunnel when he was struck around 8 p.m. last night.

11/18/2011

U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg (FILE PHOTO: Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

NJ Lawmakers Sen. Lautenberg, Rep. Holt Settle Lawsuit By Former Election Worker

Angela Genova, a lawyer for both campaigns, confirmed the settlement, which showed up in recently filed campaign finance documents for the New Jersey Democrats.

11/02/2011

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Days Shaved Off NJ Inmate’s Sentence After Rescue Of Animal Shelter Worker

Inmate Justin Peggs says he feared the pit bull would attack him too as he wrestled it off Kathleen James and held it down.

10/06/2011

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Hospital Worker Charged With Sex Assault Of Patient

An X-ray technician has been charged with molesting a patient at a New York City hospital. Sylvester Chase was arraigned Monday on a sexual abuse charge. His lawyer calls the allegations baseless.

01/03/2011

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Payroll Tax Cut Means More Money In Paychecks

The tax package signed by President Obama in December includes a two-percent cut in payroll taxes. This reduction means the average American will get an extra $1,000 in take-home pay in 2011.

01/01/2011