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Concrete beam collapse kills construction worker, injures 2 others at Ft. Lauderdale jobsite

Concrete beam collapse kills construction worker,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 23, 2014

A massive concrete beam collapsed at a jobsite in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida Monday, killing one construction worker and injuring two ...

Construction worker killed by backhoe in Connecticut trench accident

Construction worker killed by backhoe in Connecticut...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 03, 2014

A construction worker in Windsor, Connecticut was killed Friday in a tragic trench accident. Danny King, 51, was working inside a ...

Construction worker killed by falling rebar in San Diego

Construction worker killed by falling rebar in San...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 22, 2014

A construction worker preparing to pour concrete forms at a rental car center near the San Diego International Aiport was ...

5 safety tips for avoiding caught-in/between accidents

5 safety tips for avoiding caught-in/between accidents

Posted by Amy Materson on Dec 30, 2013

According to OSHA, caught-in hazards collectively are one of the four deadliest dangers found on a construction site. Although it ...

Utah leads U.S. in decline of construction deaths, D.C. tops list of injury declines

Utah leads U.S. in decline of construction deaths, D.C....

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 21, 2013

Construction deaths declined at a faster rate in Utah between 2008 and 2011 than in any other state, according to ...

AGC: Construction fatalities decline by nearly 10...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 25, 2011

The number of construction fatalities declined by nearly 10 percent between 2009 and 2010 and by almost 40 percent during ...

Disaster assistance for Missouri victims

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 23, 2011

In the wake of devastating tornadoes that struck southwest Missouri on May 22, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has ...

Safety Watch

Safety Watch

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Aug 01, 2010

Up in the air Construction falls are all too common – and all too deadly. The accident: A construction crew was removing ...

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