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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 ...

Drunk driver wrecks into Oregon construction zone, nearly falls into pit with active gas line

Drunk driver wrecks into Oregon construction zone,...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 02, 2015

A drunk driver in Oregon barely avoided a potential disaster after he crashed into a construction site and found himself ...

Worker dies following trench collapse in Michigan

Worker dies following trench collapse in Michigan

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 01, 2015

A worker died due to injuries suffered in a trench collapse earlier this month on a Michigan jobsite. According to a report ...

Trench collapse claims life of Wisconsin worker

Trench collapse claims life of Wisconsin worker

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 30, 2015

A Wisconsin worker was killed in a trench collapse earlier this month in a tragic accident that occurred while working ...

Worker dies after suffering fall on residential jobsite near Chicago

Worker dies after suffering fall on residential jobsite...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 24, 2015

A construction worker was killed earlier this month in a fall on a residential jobsite near Chicago. According to a report ...

VIDEO: Massive scaffolding collapse injures 6 workers in Houston

VIDEO: Massive scaffolding collapse injures 6 workers...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 23, 2015

Much less catastrophic scaffolding collapses than the one captured in the footage below have proven deadly. And yet the workers ...

Worker killed when Manhattan town home collapses during demolition

Worker killed when Manhattan town home collapses during...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 20, 2015

One worker was killed and another suffered serious injuries when a building partially collapsed as crews performed demolition work in ...

Worker crushed, killed while servicing bulldozer in Florida

Worker crushed, killed while servicing bulldozer in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 18, 2015

A worker for a Florida construction company was killed late last month while performing maintenance on a bulldozer. According to a report ...

Roadway Safety Foundation, FHWA honor 10 innovative programs with National Roadway Safety Awards

Roadway Safety Foundation, FHWA honor 10 innovative...

Posted by Chris Hill on Nov 17, 2015

The Roadway Safety Foundation (RSF) and the Federal Highway Administration have recognized 10 innovative highway safety projects and program across ...

Work zone flagger killed after being struck by garbage truck on Missouri highway

Work zone flagger killed after being struck by garbage...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 16, 2015

A flagger in Missouri died Nov. 12 after he was struck by a garbage truck that was involved in a four-vehicle ...

Worker crushed, killed in Las Vegas trenching accident

Worker crushed, killed in Las Vegas trenching accident

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 13, 2015

A construction worker was killed in a trenching accident involving a piece of equipment late last month. According to a report ...

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