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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 ...

B-SAFE: New program improves construction safety by updating workers weekly on jobsite conditions

B-SAFE: New program improves construction safety by...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 20, 2015

A new construction safety program is ignoring a certain saying about free lunches in order to increase awareness about the specific working ...

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 ...

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 ...

Crew saves co-worker’s life using CPR on Missouri construction site

Crew saves co-worker’s life using CPR on Missouri...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 22, 2015

When Curtis Todd's co-workers saw him lying flat on the ground as the crew worked on a residential jobsite in ...

Four-ton pipe rolls from wheel loader, crushes worker in California work zone

Four-ton pipe rolls from wheel loader, crushes worker...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 16, 2015

While working a highway job near San Francisco Wednesday, a construction worker was crushed and killed by a large pipe. According ...

Wheel loader operator killed while attempting to free stuck concrete truck in Nebraska

Wheel loader operator killed while attempting to free...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 14, 2015

A construction worker was killed in Nebraska over the weekend while attempting to free a concrete truck that had gotten ...

Worker killed in work zone backover accident in Pennsylvania

Worker killed in work zone backover accident in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 13, 2015

A construction worker installing guardrail along a Pennsylvania highway was killed last week when a vehicle or piece of equipment ...

Ironworker dies after fall at NYC mansion renovation

Ironworker dies after fall at NYC mansion renovation

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 26, 2015

Following a fall from a ladder suffered while working on a major home renovation on New York City's Upper East ...

OSHA rejects Arizona’s fall safety standards

OSHA rejects Arizona’s fall safety standards

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 03, 2015

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has rejected fall safety standards crafted by the Arizona state legislature. Residential construction ...

Worker killed in equipment accident near Milwaukee

Worker killed in equipment accident near Milwaukee

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 03, 2015

A construction worker part of a crew working on Milwaukee's Zoo Interchange project along Interstate 94 was killed over the ...

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