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Project engineer struck and killed by dump trunk after just 2 days on the job

Project engineer struck and killed by dump trunk after...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 29, 2016

A 26-year-old project engineer in Texas was only on the job for two days before he was hit and killed by ...

Signs commemorate death of road worker on California highway

Signs commemorate death of road worker on California...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 12, 2016

A California county has honored a road worker who was killed on the job in October by not only dedicating a ...

Worker killed by carbon monoxide poisoning near Baltimore

Worker killed by carbon monoxide poisoning near...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 11, 2016

A construction worker in Maryland was found dead last month from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning. According to a report from CBS Baltimore, ...

Worker dies after being backed over by dump truck on Minnesota jobsite

Worker dies after being backed over by dump truck on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 08, 2016

A construction worker was killed last month in a back over accident involving a dump truck. According to a report from ...

Excavator operator killed after machine becomes submerged in pond on Houston jobsite

Excavator operator killed after machine becomes...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 23, 2015

An excavator operator was killed on a jobsite near Houston last week when his machine sunk in a retention pond. According ...

5 construction workers die from falls in 4-week span

5 construction workers die from falls in 4-week span

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 16, 2015

Five workers have died from falls on construction projects around the U.S. in the last month. According to a report from ...

Elderly man kills construction worker in hit and run

Elderly man kills construction worker in hit and run

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 16, 2015

An elderly driver struck and killed a construction worker crossing the street then fled the scene in Texas earlier this month. According ...

Dozer operator dies after being impaled by tree limb in Wisconsin

Dozer operator dies after being impaled by tree limb in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 15, 2015

A bulldozer operator in Wisconsin was killed last month when he was impaled by a tree limb. According to a report ...

California county names roadway after road worker killed in October

California county names roadway after road worker...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 15, 2015

A California county has decided to honor a road worker who was killed in October by naming a section of the ...

OSHA opens investigation after Missouri contractor fails to report roofer’s death

OSHA opens investigation after Missouri contractor...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 08, 2015

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration last month opened an investigation into an unreported fall that killed a worker ...

NYC construction deaths surging due to “overwhelmed” regulators, Times investigative report finds

NYC construction deaths surging due to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 07, 2015

An investigative report from the New York Times has found that the number of construction workers killed on the job in ...

Motor grader operator killed when machine is hit by train in Oklahoma

Motor grader operator killed when machine is hit by...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 04, 2015

A worker for Nowata County in Oklahoma died Wednesday after the motor grader he was operating was hit by a train. The ...

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