CLINTON TOWNSHIP, MI – The 7th reported Michigan worker death of 2017 occurred on Tuesday, April 11th, 2017.
Employers and employees are urged to use extreme care and safety diligence in all work activities. The information below shares preliminary details about the most recent fatality reported to the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) which is believed to be covered by the MIOSH Act. The description reflects information provided to MIOSHA at the initial report of the incident and is not the result of the official MIOSHA investigation.
On April 11th, 2017, at approximately 3:39 p.m., a 39-year-old carpenter fell from the roof of a new home to a concrete surface at ground level. The carpenter later died at a local hospital.