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The air traffic control tower is seen behind the departures level of Terminal 2 at O'Hare International Airport. (Photo credit: Mira Oberman/AFP/Getty Images)

Airport Worker Dies After Fall From O’Hare Roof

A contractor working at O’Hare International Airport died Thursday, after falling from the roof of the International Terminal.

11/21/2013

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Police: Chuck E Cheese Worker Stabbed Customer Over Salad Plate

A Southwest Side Chuck E. Cheese employee was charged with two misdemeanors last month for allegedly stabbing a customer in a dispute over a salad plate, police said.

10/09/2012

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Worker Hit By Freight Train In Joliet

JOLIET, Ill. (CBS) — A construction worker is seriously hurt after a close encounter with a freight train early Thursday morning. As WBBM Newsradio’s Regine Schlesinger reports, the worker was in a high-lift cherry-picker 80 […]

CBS Chicago–11/17/2011

CTA Worker Hurt In Red Line Subway Tunnel

A CTA worker was injured Monday morning when he fell into a manhole underneath the Red Line subway downtown.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2011

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Stonecutter Impaled By Drill In Lakemoor

A worker at a stone-cutting business the far northwest suburbs was airlifted to a hospital Thursday afternoon after he was impaled by a piece of equipment.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011

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Worker Falls Into Vault, Hits Head In Buffalo Grove

A worker fell into a subterranean vault in Buffalo Grove Wednesday, suffering a head injury that sent him to the hospital.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

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IDOT Worker Struck, Killed Near Woodstock

An Illinois Department of Transportation worker was struck and killed by a vehicle in a work zone near Woodstock on Monday.

WBBM Newsradio–08/22/2011

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Worker Hurt When Crane Tips On I-57 Bridge

A crane tipped on its side on an overpass over Interstate 57 Monday morning, leaving a construction worker injured.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2011

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Laid-Off Hospital Worker Attacks Supervisor Who Fired Him

Police were seeking a food services worker who attacked his supervisor after being laid off at Evanston Hospital.

04/21/2011

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Worker Hurt On CTA Yellow Line

A construction worker was injured early Tuesday while working on the CTA Yellow Line in Skokie, reportedly after a steel beam fell on the worker’s leg.

03/08/2011