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Crowd management measures are critical during major sales events; U.S. Labor Department’s OSHA sends reminder to retail associations.
In 2008, a worker was trampled to death while a mob of shoppers rushed through the doors of a large store to take advantage of an after-Thanksgiving Day Black Friday sales event. The store was not using OSHA recommended crowd management measures.