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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 ...

Boom failure crushes and kills crane truck operator in NYC

Boom failure crushes and kills crane truck operator in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 27, 2015

  A hydraulic failure on a truck crane took the life of a construction worker in New York City Friday. According to ...

6 steps to avoiding utility work explosions like the one that rocked New York City

6 steps to avoiding utility work explosions like the...

Posted by Amy Materson on Mar 31, 2015

The building explosion in New York’s East Village last week that killed two people and injured nearly two dozen others ...

More than 1/3 of New York roads and bridges are in poor and deficient condition

More than 1/3 of New York roads and bridges are in poor...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 23, 2015

The Road Improvement Program’s “Conditions and Safety of New York’s Roads and Bridges” report shows that 37 percent of the state’s ...

Woman killed near NYC jobsite after being struck by plywood in freak accident

Woman killed near NYC jobsite after being struck by...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 19, 2015

A woman walking in New York City was killed Tuesday afternoon after being struck by a piece of plywood blown ...

Tappan Zee bridge site welcomes humongous floating crane

Tappan Zee bridge site welcomes humongous floating...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 10, 2014

One of the world’s largest floating cranes has officially reported for duty at the site of New York’s upcoming Tappan ...

Nearly half of New York roads need work

Nearly half of New York roads need work

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Oct 01, 2014

Nearly half of New York's locally maintained roads are in need of rehabilitation, preservation or reconstruction, according to the latest TRIP ...

Deadliest and safest places to drive in the United States

Deadliest and safest places to drive in the United...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 05, 2014

Road safety is always a concern, regardless of where you live. The good news is road fatalities across the United ...

Contractor must pay $5 million in back pay

Contractor must pay $5 million in back pay

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jun 11, 2014

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has secured nearly $5 million in back wages for about 500 workers on the ...

DOL reaches agreement with contractor for $5 million in back wages for 500 workers

DOL reaches agreement with contractor for $5 million in...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jun 10, 2014

Approximately 200 construction workers will receive $3.8 million in back wages and fringe benefits after a settlement between the U.S. ...

Doosan, Hyundai, Kenworth and others add dealers in this week’s Dealer News Roundup

Doosan, Hyundai, Kenworth and others add dealers in...

Posted by Brittany Johnson on May 16, 2014

Welcome to the Dealer News Roundup, your one-stop shop for all the moves going on inside the heavy equipment distributor ...

Obama, Biden call for infrastructure investment

Obama, Biden call for infrastructure investment

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 15, 2014

President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden pushed for transportation infrastructure investment during their respective trips to New York’s ...

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