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Steel beam collapses at Chicago jobsite, 3 workers survive 20-foot fall

Steel beam collapses at Chicago jobsite, 3 workers...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 31, 2014

Three construction workers in Chicago were in serious condition earlier this week after a steel beam they were working on top ...

This protective eyewear attaches directly to your hard hat, which means no more fumbling with glasses

This protective eyewear attaches directly to your hard...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Dec 29, 2014

Wearing safety glasses with a hard hat can sometimes be a pain. As soon as you’ve got the hard hat ...

Pile driving rig operators, contractors team up for certification program

Pile driving rig operators, contractors team up for...

Posted by Amy Materson on Dec 19, 2014

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators and the Pile Driving Contractors Association have teamed up to form ...

Road worker killed, 2 others injured after driver crashes head-on into Louisiana work zone

Road worker killed, 2 others injured after driver...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 19, 2014

A road construction worker died earlier this week, succumbing to injuries sustained in a work zone crash in Louisiana. According to ...

Construction worker dies after roof collapses beneath him in Michigan

Construction worker dies after roof collapses beneath...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 12, 2014

A construction worker was killed Wednesday in Churchill Township, Michigan, after falling through the roof of the building he was ...

Cat dealer Cashman Equipment installing camera-based system that monitors an operator’s fatigue

Cat dealer Cashman Equipment installing camera-based...

Posted by Amy Materson on Dec 10, 2014

Las Vegas-based Caterpillar dealer Cashman Equipment has now made available a fatigue monitoring system for heavy equipment operators. Initially rolled out ...

Wisconsin DOT first in U.S. to test reflective orange lane paint for making work zones more visible to drivers

Wisconsin DOT first in U.S. to test reflective orange...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 09, 2014

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has announced that it will be the first DOT in the United States to test ...

SUV strikes and kills construction worker setting cones in Pennsylvania work zone

SUV strikes and kills construction worker setting cones...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 05, 2014

A construction worker setting cones for a lane closure in North Coventry Township, Pennsylvania, was struck by an SUV Wednesday ...

Construction worker survives crane collapsing on top of him thanks to safety emergency plan

Construction worker survives crane collapsing on top of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 04, 2014

Some careful safety planning by a contractor's safety manager was key in saving the life of a construction worker at ...

Construction worker killed in paving accident at Baltimore airport

Construction worker killed in paving accident at...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 02, 2014

A construction worker part of a paving crew doing a job at the Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport was ...

Deck collapse kills 1 construction worker, injures another in Boston

Deck collapse kills 1 construction worker, injures...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 26, 2014

One construction worker was killed and one more was injured Tuesday morning when a third story deck the men were ...

Telehandler overturns, pinning and killing construction worker in Tennessee

Telehandler overturns, pinning and killing construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 21, 2014

A construction worker in Tennessee was killed earlier this week after the telehandler he was operating overturned and pinned him ...

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