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Semi causes 4-vehicle crash into work zone, killing Colorado DOT worker

Semi causes 4-vehicle crash into work zone, killing...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 19, 2015

A Colorado Department of Transportation worker was killed last week after a four-vehicle crash in a construction zone. David Morris, 61, was ...

Worker crushed and killed by falling slab inside Jacksonville work zone

Worker crushed and killed by falling slab inside...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 18, 2015

A worker was killed last week inside a Jacksonville highway jobsite when a concrete slab suddenly fell on top of him. According ...

Worker dies after fall from scaffolding in New York City

Worker dies after fall from scaffolding in New York...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 15, 2015

A construction worker died shortly after falling from scaffolding on a New York City jobsite Thursday morning. According to a report ...

Light OSHA staffing, penalties come under fire in report on the dangers of New York construction sites

Light OSHA staffing, penalties come under fire in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 13, 2015

Citing data that shows construction represents less than 4 percent of total employment in New York while accounting for 20 percent ...

Worker dies following floor collapse in Michigan

Worker dies following floor collapse in Michigan

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 13, 2015

A worker part of a crew performing renovations on an older building in Ypsilanti, Michigan, died earlier this week following ...

Worker killed in attempt to jump from stalled lift on NYC jobsite

Worker killed in attempt to jump from stalled lift on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 07, 2015

A worker on a crew building a luxury hotel in New York City was killed Tuesday when he fell 24 ...

Construction worker killed in trench collapse during utility install in New Jersey

Construction worker killed in trench collapse during...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 06, 2015

While installing a drainage line around a home under construction in Franklin, New Jersey, a trench collapsed burying and killing ...

OSHA updates its required “Job Safety and Health” poster; download it here

OSHA updates its required “Job Safety and...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 05, 2015

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration has made available the newest version of Job Safety and Health: It’s the Law, ...

Group of construction firms launches second-annual Safety Week

Group of construction firms launches second-annual...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 04, 2015

In an effort to increase awareness for heightened and daily attention to safety precautions in the construction industry, a group of ...

Worker killed in second-story fall from California casino jobsite

Worker killed in second-story fall from California...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 30, 2015

A worker was killed Wednesday afternoon after falling two stories at a casino construction site in Santa Ynez, California. According to a ...

Services around U.S. mourn workers killed on the job

Services around U.S. mourn workers killed on the job

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 29, 2015

On Tuesday, thousands gathered in services across the country as part of the annual Workers Memorial Day remembrance. The day ...

3M contributes to scholarships for children of roadway workers

3M contributes to scholarships for children of roadway...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 29, 2015

3M donated $20,000 to fund scholarships for the children of roadway workers killed or permanently injured on the job. The company ...

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