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Eight days after fall from scaffolding, Mississippi construction worker dies

Eight days after fall from scaffolding, Mississippi...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 18, 2014

The deadliest accident in construction has claimed another victim. Gerald Moran, 42, died last week, eight days after suffering a ...

One killed, four injured after bridge collapses at college

One killed, four injured after bridge collapses at...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 17, 2014

  Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is investigating what caused an unfinished pedestrian bridge to collapse at a Wake Technical ...

Construction worker killed by compact roller

Construction worker killed by compact roller

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Oct 06, 2014

A construction worker in Sparks, Maryland has been killed in an accident that caused a compact roller to roll over ...

Safety plan: How to protect temporary workers

Safety plan: How to protect temporary workers

Posted by Amy Materson on Oct 02, 2014

So, your safety plan is up to date, you conduct frequent, targeted training and your workers have bought into and ...

How to protect roadworkers from hearing loss

How to protect roadworkers from hearing loss

Posted by Patty Vaughan on Sep 17, 2014

Different levels of noise are all around crewmembers every day on jobsites. However, whenever workers are exposed to some of those ...

OSHA to require employers to report injuries and deaths quicker

OSHA to require employers to report injuries and deaths...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 16, 2014

In response to a preliminary report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics that tallies 4,405 workers killed on the job ...

Most common work-related deaths for highway and bridge construction workers

Most common work-related deaths for highway and bridge...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 15, 2014

The general population may not pay a lot of attention to it, but highway and bridge construction workers risk their ...

OSHA will soon require employers to quickly report any injury that sends a worker to the hospital

OSHA will soon require employers to quickly report any...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 15, 2014

In response to a preliminary report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics that tallies 4,405 workers killed on the job ...

Electrocution kills Virginia construction worker after crane comes in contact with power line

Electrocution kills Virginia construction worker after...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 29, 2014

In what investigators are calling a "freak accident," a young construction worker was killed earlier this week after being electrocuted ...

Construction worker rescued from pit scaffolding after suffering cardiac arrest

Construction worker rescued from pit scaffolding after...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 27, 2014

Firefighters rescued a construction worker Monday afternoon after he suffered a heart attack on a downtown Houston jobsite. According to a ...

How to avoid highway work zone injuries and deaths

How to avoid highway work zone injuries and deaths

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 22, 2014

Serious injury and death is becoming an all-too-common occurrence for highway construction workers. Although workers aren’t always at fault, there ...

Construction workers are 22% more likely to die on Texas jobsites

Construction workers are 22% more likely to die on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 18, 2014

Over the weekend, the Dallas Morning News released a bombshell of a report on workplace deaths in Texas as compared to ...

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