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Reporting Fatalities

Within eight (8) hours after the death of any employee from a work-related incident or the inpatient hospitalization of three or more employees as a result of a work-related incident, the employer must report the event to OSHA. For incidents within New Mexico, you contact the New Mexico Occupational Health and Safety Bureau in person by visiting our offices at: 525 Camino de los Marquez, Suite 3 in Santa Fe, NM.

You may also fax the information to our fax number at 505-476-8734.

Or you may call 505-476-8700 during work hours or 800-321-OSHA (800-321-6742) outside of normal working hours.

The specific information you need to provide when you call is described in 29 CFR 1904.39.


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