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Construction worker killed after being hit by dump truck on Georgia interstate

Construction worker killed after being hit by dump...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 30, 2014

A construction worker was killed over the weekend in Rockdale, Georgia after being hit by a dump truck. Tristram Harvey, 51, ...

Equipment operator killed after bulldozer flips, pins him underneath in Tennessee

Equipment operator killed after bulldozer flips, pins...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 25, 2014

A construction worker was killed in an accident south of Nashville Tuesday afternoon when a bulldozer flipped on top of ...

AGC to offer new work zone training program in 2015

AGC to offer new work zone training program in 2015

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 25, 2014

The Associated General Contractors of America will put $135,000 in grant money to good use in 2015, using the funds ...

Fashion show goes on despite construction worker’s 30-foot fall through roof

Fashion show goes on despite construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 19, 2014

As models strutted down a runway during a fashion show in London earlier this week, a construction worker tumbled through ...

Construction foreman killed after being run over by motor grader in Michigan

Construction foreman killed after being run over by...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 09, 2014

A longtime veteran of the construction industry was killed Monday morning in a road construction accident. According to a report from ...

Construction worker survives 40-foot fall down elevator shaft

Construction worker survives 40-foot fall down elevator...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 04, 2014

A construction worker in Montana is recovering from injuries he sustained after a 40-foot fall Tuesday afternoon. According to a report ...

Toxic fumes kill 2 construction workers in tragic Idaho accident

Toxic fumes kill 2 construction workers in tragic Idaho...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 03, 2014

Two construction workers were killed last week while installing a new sewage system for the city of Georgetown, Idaho. According to ...

Construction worker rescued from pit scaffolding after suffering cardiac arrest

Construction worker rescued from pit scaffolding after...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 27, 2014

Firefighters rescued a construction worker Monday afternoon after he suffered a heart attack on a downtown Houston jobsite. According to a ...

Construction worker survives after being impaled in chest by power saw blade

Construction worker survives after being impaled in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 26, 2014

While working atop a shopping center in Houston Monday morning, a construction worker was impaled in the chest by the ...

Construction worker killed by utility line electrocution on jobsite near Seattle

Construction worker killed by utility line...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 21, 2014

A construction worker was killed Wednesday afternoon after he was electrocuted while working on a hospital expansion in Edmonds, Washington. According ...

How to find great safety material for toolbox talks tailored to the job at hand

How to find great safety material for toolbox talks...

Posted by Amy Materson on Aug 19, 2014

When preparing material for your toolbox talks, it’s best to tailor the current training to the job at hand. Aligning ...

Construction workers are 22% more likely to die on Texas jobsites

Construction workers are 22% more likely to die on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 18, 2014

Over the weekend, the Dallas Morning News released a bombshell of a report on workplace deaths in Texas as compared to ...

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