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Worker killed after fall on Missouri jobsite

Worker killed after fall on Missouri jobsite

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 12, 2015

A construction worker in Missouri died Wednesday after suffering a fall on a roofing job. According to a report from the ...

Worker struck and killed by dump truck inside Massachusetts work zone

Worker struck and killed by dump truck inside...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 11, 2015

A construction worker was struck and killed along a Massachusetts highway early Wednesday. According to a report from MassLive.com, the unidentified ...

Interactive map of workplace deaths a stark reminder of construction’s dangers

Interactive map of workplace deaths a stark reminder of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 10, 2015

An interactive map that seeks to plot out all available reports of workplace deaths in the U.S. during 2014 offers a ...

Worker survives being impaled by fence in fall on California jobsite

Worker survives being impaled by fence in fall on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 10, 2015

A construction worker is recovering from a serious fall that occurred last week on a jobsite near San Jose. According to a ...

Highway worker killed in work zone vehicle crash in Oregon

Highway worker killed in work zone vehicle crash in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 05, 2015

A construction worker inside a highway work zone in Salem, Oregon, was killed earlier this week by a man police ...

Worker killed by falling steel beam on New York bridge site

Worker killed by falling steel beam on New York bridge...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 04, 2015

A worker on a paving crew was killed last week when a steel beam came crashing down into a highway ...

Longtime steelworker dies after fall from ladder in Salt Lake City

Longtime steelworker dies after fall from ladder in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 01, 2015

A steelworker on a crew building a new performing arts center in Salt Lake City died last month after suffering ...

Worker slips from safety harness, survives fall into basement on Maine jobsite

Worker slips from safety harness, survives fall into...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 28, 2015

A worker in Maine is fortunate to have survived a two-story fall after slipping out of his safety harness Monday. According to ...

Ten deaths in 15 days

Ten deaths in 15 days

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on May 25, 2015

Ten deaths in 15 Days That was the headline in my print editorial for Equipment World’s May issue. From April 1 ...

Floor collapses during concrete pour in LA, injuring 7 workers

Floor collapses during concrete pour in LA, injuring 7...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 22, 2015

While working on a concrete pour at a jobsite in Los Angeles Wednesday evening, the floor the crew was standing ...

Friday is “Don’t Fry Day”; OSHA campaign reminds workers of the dangers of sun overexposure

Friday is “Don’t Fry Day”; OSHA...

Posted by Amy Materson on May 21, 2015

As outdoor temperatures begin to rise, so does the chance of illnesses related to working outside. Heat stress and overexposure ...

Oregon DOT develops work zone awareness infographic to educate motorists

Oregon DOT develops work zone awareness infographic to...

Posted by Chris Hill on May 21, 2015

The Oregon Department of Transportation has developed an infographic designed to educate and bring awareness of work zone dangers for ...

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