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Posted by Amy Materson on May 14, 2014

The accident: A construction company was demolishing a two-story warehouse. A large portion of the building had already been razed when the second floor ...

Demo dangers: Knowledge is the key to staying safe during demolition

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Demolition

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 14, 2014

The Accident: An ironworker for a steel erection company was performing demolition work on a hollow block wall inside a ...

Demolition dangers: Know what you’re getting into before you begin

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Demolition

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 14, 2014

The accident: A construction crew was demolishing an addition to a school building when a roof collapsed, seriously injuring two ...

Crushing blow: Demolition work presents unforeseen risks

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Demolition

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 14, 2014

The accident: A subcontractor was performing demolition work inside a vacant school when a slab of concrete fell on him. ...

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