At least 22 people have died from the defective Takata airbags and hundreds have been injured due to the exploding inflators. These deaths have caused a worldwide recall that also includes 42 million vehicles equipped with potentially lethal inflators in the U.S.
While some industries are inherently more dangerous than others, workplace injuries and deaths can occur at any job. This is why it is essential that all workers follow general safety guidelines while on the job. The following list of workplace safety tips can benefit employees of any industry.