Fatal Four Friday: Struck By
2,500 people killed every year from being struck by a falling object. Make sure you're aware of the dangers and take steps to protect yourself!
Prevalence of being struck by falling objects.
According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), an estimated 2,500 people are killed every year in the United States as a result of being struck by a falling object. This number could potentially be higher, as many incidents go unreported. Injuries caused by falling objects can be quite serious and often lead to long-term disability or death. It is important to be aware of the dangers posed by falling objects and take steps to protect yourself and your loved ones from these hazards.