The body was found Wednesday near the Union Avenue bridge in Rutherford.
Mount Vernon police on Thursday were investigating an accident in which a worker fell to his death down an elevator shaft.
A worker was killed Tuesday when a forklift rolled back and crushed him in Brooklyn.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The worker was fixing streetlights near Jewel Avenue when he was struck and killed.
Police said the man was partially decapitated in the accident.
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.
Angela Genova, a lawyer for both campaigns, confirmed the settlement, which showed up in recently filed campaign finance documents for the New Jersey Democrats.
Inmate Justin Peggs says he feared the pit bull would attack him too as he wrestled it off Kathleen James and held it down.
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.
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.