Protect yourself: Using personal protective equipment can save you from a variety of injuries

|  April 14, 2014 |

The accident: A worker was installing pipe for a newly laid building foundation in a shallow trench while a fellow crew member used a skid steer to backfill with sand. The dirt at the edge of the trench was wet, causing the machine to shift and then tip forward striking the worker’s head.

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