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When it’s a OSHA violation… and when it’s not

When it’s a OSHA violation… and when it’s not

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jan 20, 2016

Take a look at the photo and see if you can name the OSHA trench safety violations. There’s a man in ...

Contractor cited for violations that led to partial Pennsylvania bridge collapse (VIDEO)

Contractor cited for violations that led to partial...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 05, 2016

A contractor in Clarion, Pennsylvania, is being held accountable for the partial collapse of a bridge earlier this year that ...

Dallas now requiring contractors to give workers heat breaks

Dallas now requiring contractors to give workers heat...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 17, 2015

The Dallas City Council last week passed a measure that requires contractors working in the city limits to give workers ...

5 construction workers die from falls in 4-week span

5 construction workers die from falls in 4-week span

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 16, 2015

Five workers have died from falls on construction projects around the U.S. in the last month. According to a report from ...

Worker dies following trench collapse in Michigan

Worker dies following trench collapse in Michigan

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 01, 2015

A worker died due to injuries suffered in a trench collapse earlier this month on a Michigan jobsite. According to a report ...

VIDEO: Massive scaffolding collapse injures 6 workers in Houston

VIDEO: Massive scaffolding collapse injures 6 workers...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 23, 2015

Much less catastrophic scaffolding collapses than the one captured in the footage below have proven deadly. And yet the workers ...

Construction deaths up 10% in preliminary 2014 report; total leads all industries

Construction deaths up 10% in preliminary 2014 report;...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 02, 2015

Nearly 4,700 people were killed on the job in 2014, according to preliminary data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, ...

Falls claim the lives of 3 construction workers in one weekend

Falls claim the lives of 3 construction workers in one...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 29, 2015

According to reports from across the U.S., three construction workers were killed in one weekend earlier this month, each of ...

Snooper truck overturns on I-84 on-ramp, crushes bridge inspector in Connecticut

Snooper truck overturns on I-84 on-ramp, crushes bridge...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 28, 2015

A bridge inspector for the Connecticut Department of Transportation died Wednesday after his snooper truck tipped over on an interstate ...

One killed, one injured after wall collapses during road-widening project in Arizona

One killed, one injured after wall collapses during...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 28, 2015

One worker was killed and another was critically injured August 21 in Arizona when a wall collapsed atop them during the demolition of a building for ...

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 ...

Beams rest atop an excavator following a pancake collapse of an overpass being prepared for demolition in Cincinnati. Credit: Liz Dufour/Cincinnati Enquirer

OSHA fines Kokosing Construction for violations related...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jul 22, 2015

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has fined Kokosing Construction $14,000 for two safety violations related to its investigation ...

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