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Construction worker fired after allegedly threatening bar owner over flying rainbow American flag

Construction worker fired after allegedly threatening...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Jul 21, 2015

What a construction worker in Nebraska describes as a defense of the American flag landed him without a job recently. According to ...

Contractor killed by falling materials on North Carolina jobsite

Contractor killed by falling materials on North...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 21, 2015

The owner of a construction business who also served as the mayor of his small North Carolina town was killed ...

Stolen van causes up to $1 million in damage after crashing through Kansas work zone

Stolen van causes up to $1 million in damage after...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jul 20, 2015

Construction workers in Kansas were surprised to find a wrecked van abandoned in their road work site July 2. But the ...

Excavator slides into ditch, kills worker on Michigan jobsite

Excavator slides into ditch, kills worker on Michigan...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 20, 2015

A worker on a Michigan jobsite was killed last week when he was struck by an excavator. According to a report ...

Construction workers confront and film 2 men burglarizing home, assist in arrest

Construction workers confront and film 2 men...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Jul 20, 2015

While a construction crew was wrapping up their work for the day at a partially-finished home in Georgia, workers discovered ...

Home starts jump 9.8% as apartment construction reaches 28-year high

Home starts jump 9.8% as apartment construction reaches...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 17, 2015

Thanks to a surge in new apartments, May's decrease in home construction starts was followed up by a sizable increase ...

Worker killed in fall from Minnesota jobsite was retired

Worker killed in fall from Minnesota jobsite was...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 17, 2015

A worker who came out of retirement to lend a contractor a hand was killed by a fall last week in ...

Former worker on Apple’s Campus 2 jobsite says tech giant expects iPhone-like level of detail from construction

Former worker on Apple’s Campus 2 jobsite says...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Jul 16, 2015

In an exclusive interview with Business Insider, a person who worked on the construction of Apple’s spaceship-like Campus 2 project ...

Worker shortage delays major highway expansion project in Austin

Worker shortage delays major highway expansion project...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Jul 15, 2015

Austin is the latest city in the U.S where contractors are concerned over the shortage of skilled construction workers. According to a ...

Worker killed in boom lift accident in Winston-Salem

Worker killed in boom lift accident in Winston-Salem

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 13, 2015

A worker in Winston-Salem was killed last week in an accident involving a boom lift. According to a report from the Winston-Salem ...

Worker killed after being shot multiple times on Baltimore jobsite

Worker killed after being shot multiple times on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 09, 2015

A construction worker was killed on a Baltimore jobsite last week after being shot multiple times. According to a report from ...

Judge orders NYC concrete workers back to work after 3-day strike halted work across city

Judge orders NYC concrete workers back to work after...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 08, 2015

A strike among concrete workers that brought work to a halt at 30 New York City jobsites was brought to an ...

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