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Road construction crew unearths potential Spanish flu-era mass gravesite in Pennsylvania

Road construction crew unearths potential Spanish...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 19, 2015

Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania, became a forensic anthropology dream site last week when a road construction crew discovered a mass gravesite ...

Man arrested for stealing road signs, rebar from Pennsylvania construction site

Man arrested for stealing road signs, rebar from...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 12, 2015

A Pennsylvania man is facing theft charges after he was caught with stolen road signs and rebar from a highway ...

Construction crew uncovers Native American remains likely hundreds of years old in Colorado

Construction crew uncovers Native American remains...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Aug 10, 2015

During the installation of a drainage pipe at a new housing development in Colorado, a construction crew was forced to ...

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 ...

Construction worker and boy team up to rescue man from pit bull attack in Minnesota

Construction worker and boy team up to rescue man from...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Aug 03, 2015

A construction worker and a young boy jumped to action and played a part in saving a man’s life in ...

Guy who drove into construction site and hit a worker says he was only trying to help

Guy who drove into construction site and hit a worker...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 31, 2015

A disagreement between a construction crew and an enraged driver in Arkansas resulted in one worker clinging to the front ...

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 ...

Shovel to the back of the head ends dispute between concrete workers started by muddy shoes

Shovel to the back of the head ends dispute between...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 06, 2015

  With the dangers of heavy equipment, falling materials and gunfire well documented on construction sites, the last thing workers need ...

Striking concrete workers halt work at 30 NYC construction sites

Striking concrete workers halt work at 30 NYC...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 03, 2015

Concrete workers belonging to the New York City District Council of Carpenters have gone on strike, bringing work to a halt ...

Vandals pee in cabs of contractor’s equipment, ride a bike down newly-poured sidewalk in Michigan

Vandals pee in cabs of contractor’s equipment,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 01, 2015

A contractor in Michigan recently endured a rough week where thousands of dollars of vandalism was done to equipment and ...

Worker shot during robbery on home reno site near Chicago

Worker shot during robbery on home reno site near...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 30, 2015

Another construction worker was gunned down on the job and in broad daylight during a home renovation near Chicago June 19. According ...

Excavator operator strikes 400 live WWII grenades buried beneath jobsite

Excavator operator strikes 400 live WWII grenades...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 29, 2015

Though he wasn't exactly sure of what he had struck at the time, an excavator operator in Austria likely needed ...

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