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Excavator operator strikes 400 live WWII grenades buried beneath jobsite

Excavator operator strikes 400 live WWII grenades...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 29, 2015

Though he wasn't exactly sure of what he had struck at the time, an excavator operator in Austria likely needed ...

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 ...

Longtime carpenter, cancer survivor, dies after fall into Connecticut harbor

Longtime carpenter, cancer survivor, dies after fall...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 22, 2015

A worker on a dock project in Connecticut died hours after a mysterious fall into New Haven Harbor last week. According ...

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 ...

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 ...

Construction adds 17,000 jobs in May; unemployment drops again

Construction adds 17,000 jobs in May; unemployment...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 05, 2015

The U.S. construction industry established for itself another streak in jobs gains during May, adding 17,000 jobs for the month. According to preliminary data ...

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 crushed by lift beneath Pittsburgh overpass

Worker crushed by lift beneath Pittsburgh overpass

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 03, 2015

A construction worker in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was killed Saturday in a lift accident beneath an overpass. According to a report from ...

Roller operator killed when road gives way during paving job in Illinois

Roller operator killed when road gives way during...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 02, 2015

A roller operator was killed when his machine overturned last week while working on the campus of Southern Illinois University at ...

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 ...

Construction worker wins $7 million jackpot in Georgia

Construction worker wins $7 million jackpot in Georgia

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 27, 2015

A lottery ticket that runs $30 a pop might be more gamble than most are willing to make, but the ...

Construction worker shot in robbery on NYC sidewalk

Construction worker shot in robbery on NYC sidewalk

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 26, 2015

While operating a jackhammer on a New York City street corner, a construction worker was shot last week. According to a ...

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