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Worker killed by pipe shard on Utah jobsite

Worker killed by pipe shard on Utah jobsite

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 27, 2015

A construction worker was killed in Utah last week in a pipe cutting accident. According to a report from The Park Record, ...

Montana DOT supervisor killed in equipment accident inside work zone

Montana DOT supervisor killed in equipment accident...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 25, 2015

A Montana Department of Transportation worker was killed while doing shoulder work on a highway in Missoula County. According to NBC ...

Boom lift overturns, killing worker on Massachusetts jobsite

Boom lift overturns, killing worker on Massachusetts...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 24, 2015

A worker in Massachusetts was killed last week when the boom lift he was working from toppled over. According to a ...

Worker killed in trench collapse on Iowa jobsite

Worker killed in trench collapse on Iowa jobsite

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 19, 2015

A worker was killed on an Iowa jobsite was killed last week in a trench accident. According to a report from ...

Google Earth image of East Coast Asphalt, Waycross, Georgia.

Worker killed while welding silo at Georgia asphalt...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 10, 2015

Concepcion Zacatenco Hernandez Jr., 35, was crushed by two “clam shell doors” while welding on a silo at East Coast ...

Trench accident drowns worker in Massachusetts

Trench accident drowns worker in Massachusetts

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 04, 2015

A construction worker on a sewer line replacement in a Massachusetts town was killed Friday in a trench accident. According to ...

Worker killed in 100-foot fall from scaffolding in Pennsylvania

Worker killed in 100-foot fall from scaffolding in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 15, 2015

A worker on a crew performing a brick restoration job in Pennsylvania was killed last week after falling from scaffolding nearly ...

Skanska incorporates stretching, light exercise into toolbox talks, sees huge decrease in worker injuries

Skanska incorporates stretching, light exercise into...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 01, 2015

With one senior vice president saying the program, "has become a team sport," for the company, construction giant Skanska USA's ...

Worker shot during robbery on home reno site near Chicago

Worker shot during robbery on home reno site near...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 30, 2015

Another construction worker was gunned down on the job and in broad daylight during a home renovation near Chicago June 19. According ...

Despite harnesses, 2 workers killed by fall from scaffolding in Iowa

Despite harnesses, 2 workers killed by fall from...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 29, 2015

Two workers are dead as the result of a fall from scaffolding on an Ames, Iowa jobsite. According to a report ...

Worker killed after backhoe hits service line near Omaha

Worker killed after backhoe hits service line near...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 24, 2015

A worker near Omaha, Nebraska suffered a fatal electrocution last week during the installation of drainage system. According to reports from ...

Electrician killed in accident on Baylor University jobsite

Electrician killed in accident on Baylor University...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 18, 2015

An electrician on a Baylor University jobsite was killed last week in what is believed to have been an elevator ...

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