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Worker killed by 40-foot fall onto equipment in California

Worker killed by 40-foot fall onto equipment in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 01, 2015

A worker in California was killed last week in a fall from scaffolding. According to a report from the Orange County Register, ...

Boom lift overturns, killing worker on Massachusetts jobsite

Boom lift overturns, killing worker on Massachusetts...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 24, 2015

A worker in Massachusetts was killed last week when the boom lift he was working from toppled over. According to a ...

Major scaffolding collapse kills 1 worker, injures 7 more at New Mexico hospital jobsite

Major scaffolding collapse kills 1 worker, injures 7...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 20, 2015

A large scaffolding collapse at a New Mexico hospital jobsite killed one worker and injured seven more Tuesday. According to a ...

Worker killed in trench collapse on Iowa jobsite

Worker killed in trench collapse on Iowa jobsite

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 19, 2015

A worker was killed on an Iowa jobsite was killed last week in a trench accident. According to a report from ...

Dozer overturns and rolls killing operator on Pennsylvania pipeline jobsite

Dozer overturns and rolls killing operator on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 13, 2015

A bulldozer operator on a pipeline jobsite in Pennsylvania was killed last week when his machine overturned. According to a report ...

Construction worker dies from heat stroke in Texas

Construction worker dies from heat stroke in Texas

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 11, 2015

A worker on a residential construction site near Dallas died last month due to extreme temperatures being felt across Texas. According to ...

Google Earth image of East Coast Asphalt, Waycross, Georgia.

Worker killed while welding silo at Georgia asphalt...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 10, 2015

Concepcion Zacatenco Hernandez Jr., 35, was crushed by two “clam shell doors” while welding on a silo at East Coast ...

Two managers charged with negligent homicide for death of worker in NYC construction collapse

Two managers charged with negligent homicide for death...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 06, 2015

Two managers are facing homicide charges in connection with a deadly soil collapse in New York City earlier this year. The ...

Worker killed in 30-foot fall on South Carolina jobsite

Worker killed in 30-foot fall on South Carolina jobsite

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 06, 2015

A worker was killed last week during the construction of a residential and retail development in South Carolina. According to a ...

House falls from jack onto construction worker in San Antonio

House falls from jack onto construction worker in San...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Jul 22, 2015

A worker in San Antonio somehow survived a horrific accident last week when the house he was working beneath fell ...

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 ...

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 ...

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