Genealogy Projects tagged with accident on the Geni Family Tree

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  • The drowned

    Please add Geni profiles for our drowned ones to this project. Additional demographic data is especially appreciated as added resources. Drowning From Wikipedia Drowning is defined as respiratory impairment from being in or under a liquid. It is further classified by outcome into: death , ongoing health problems and no ongoing health problems . Using the term "near drowning" to refer to...

  • Died in a shipwreck

    Please add Geni profiles for those who died in a shipwreck . Do consider breaking out large numbers of profiles into a "related project." notes From Shipwreck - Mysteries of Death at Sea It is a terrible tragedy when a boat is lost and those who are lost with it are not recovered for a proper burial. "When vessels leave port and just disappear, the doubt is corrosive. It eats away a...

  • Killed on the job

    Killed on the job Please add Geni profiles of those who died at work -- industrial accident, neglect, occupation related disease, even workplace violence. Do consider spinning off notorious incidents into separate, related projects. Background From Worker fatalities reported to Federal and State OSHA Before OSHA was created 43 years ago, an estimated 14,000 workers were killed on the jo...

  • Unnatural death causes

    Unnatural death is a category used by coroners or Medical Examiners and vital statistics specialists for classifying all human deaths not properly describable as death by natural causes. Hence it would include events such as: accident Drug Overdose attacked by an animal killed by a mob execution homicide medical error misadventure State-sponsored mass murder

  • Accidental death

    Accidental death Please add Geni profiles to specific projects dedicated to that cause of death: see "related projects" and the "causes" section. If none suit, consider starting a project (or See: Cause of Death Projects needed??? discussion. If not, then add the profile to this umbrella project. Accidental Death: As the term would suggest the death of an individual by means other t...

  • Drug Overdose

    This is an “umbrella” project as this diagnosis can be accidental or intentional. Please do not add profiles to this project UNLESS the type of drug overdose is UNKNOWN. Please add the profile to the specific drug project listed below. If there is no project that fits, please leave a message in the following discussion: Cause of Death Projects needed??? . If the Drug Overdose resulted fro...

  • Death by burning

    Please add to this project Geni profiles of those who died as a result of being burned in an accident . From WHO fact sheet no. 365, updated April 2014 Key Facts An estimated 265,000 deaths every year are caused by burns Non fatal burn injuries are a key cause of morbidity Burns occur mainly in the home and workplace Burns are preventable resources jump back to Cause o...

  • Train wreck

    Train wreck Please add Geni profiles of people who died in any sort of train related incident to this project. Do consider spinning off big accidents into separate but related projects. A train wreck or train crash is a type of disaster involving one or more trains. Train wrecks often occur as a result of miscommunication, as when a moving train meets another train on the same track; or an ...

  • Killed by a falling object

    Killed by a falling object Please add Geni profiles to this project when cause of death was a falling object (e.g., rebar, tree branch, piano ...) #1 Falling objects From likes.com/weird Be careful where you stand because falling objects can come out of nowhere. Not only are you at risk of being struck by a falling object but you also have to worry about inanimate objects being thrown a...

  • Diving deaths

    Diving deaths This project is mean to collect profiles of people who have died by diving into water (as opposed to deep water diving, or scuba diving, deaths). From The Mayfield Clinic for Brain and Spine: Public Service Announcement: Shallow-water diving can lead to devastating injuries; When diving, make sure the water is deep! Robert Bohinski, MD, PhD CINCINNATI- Diving into shallo...

  • People who died from accidental combined drug intoxication (CDI)

    Combined drug intoxication (CDI), also known as multiple drug intake (MDI) or lethal polydrug/polypharmacy intoxication , is an unnatural cause of human death. CDI is often confused with drug overdose, but it is a completely different phenomenon. It is distinct in that it is due to the simultaneous use of multiple drugs , whether the drugs are prescription, over-the-counter, recreational, or so...

  • Unusual deaths

    Unusual deaths if the cause of death is unusual, uncommon, infrequent, freaky, spooky, weird, or down right bizarre -- please add the Geni profile to this project. Please add to the resource category also; i suspect "urban myths." notables resources Wikipedia: List of unusual deaths 1000 ways to die jump back to Accidental deaths Cause of death portal

  • Killed by machinery

    Killed by machinery Please add Geni profiles of those killed accidentally by contact with a machine. From The 25 most common causes of death 20: Contact with machinery. Odds of dying: 1 in 5,189 People with arachnophobia should know that they are almost 200 times more likely to die from contact with machinery than contact with venomous spiders, where the odds are almost 1 in a milli...

  • Spontaneous Combustion

    Please add Geni profiles of those who seemed to have died from a fire originating without an apparent external source of ignition (if you can find any). From Live Science - Spontaneous Human Combustion: Facts & Theories : For well over a century, some have claimed that people can suddenly and inexplicably explode into a ball of fire. The phenomenon is called spontaneous human combustion (SH...