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Hitachi mining trucks and excavators to get same 360º cameras and motion detection as Nissan cars and trucks

Hitachi mining trucks and excavators to get same 360º...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 17, 2014

Future models of Hitachi Construction Equipment's mining trucks and large hydraulic excavators will soon be much easier to park and ...

Construction worker survives fall into 40-foot trench near Los Angeles

Construction worker survives fall into 40-foot trench...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 16, 2014

A construction worker was rescued by firefighters after falling into a 40-foot trench near Los Angeles on Monday. According to a ...

Construction worker dies after roof collapses beneath him in Michigan

Construction worker dies after roof collapses beneath...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 12, 2014

A construction worker was killed Wednesday in Churchill Township, Michigan, after falling through the roof of the building he was ...

Cat dealer Cashman Equipment installing camera-based system that monitors an operator’s fatigue

Cat dealer Cashman Equipment installing camera-based...

Posted by Amy Materson on Dec 10, 2014

Las Vegas-based Caterpillar dealer Cashman Equipment has now made available a fatigue monitoring system for heavy equipment operators. Initially rolled out ...

Wisconsin DOT first in U.S. to test reflective orange lane paint for making work zones more visible to drivers

Wisconsin DOT first in U.S. to test reflective orange...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 09, 2014

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation has announced that it will be the first DOT in the United States to test ...

Construction worker survives crane collapsing on top of him thanks to safety emergency plan

Construction worker survives crane collapsing on top of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 04, 2014

Some careful safety planning by a contractor's safety manager was key in saving the life of a construction worker at ...

Construction worker killed in paving accident at Baltimore airport

Construction worker killed in paving accident at...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 02, 2014

A construction worker part of a paving crew doing a job at the Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport was ...

Deck collapse kills 1 construction worker, injures another in Boston

Deck collapse kills 1 construction worker, injures...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 26, 2014

One construction worker was killed and one more was injured Tuesday morning when a third story deck the men were ...

Telehandler overturns, pinning and killing construction worker in Tennessee

Telehandler overturns, pinning and killing construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 21, 2014

A construction worker in Tennessee was killed earlier this week after the telehandler he was operating overturned and pinned him ...

3 tips for avoiding deadly structural collapses on construction jobsites

3 tips for avoiding deadly structural collapses on...

Posted by Amy Materson on Nov 17, 2014

Construction accidents often seem to occur in spurts, as you’ll hear of a cluster of accidents grouped together in a ...

Bridge collapse kills 1 construction worker, injures 4 others in North Carolina

Bridge collapse kills 1 construction worker, injures 4...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 17, 2014

A pedestrian bridge being built as part of a community college campus expansion in Raleigh, North Carolina, collapsed Thursday morning, ...

Wall collapses claim the lives of 2 more construction workers on jobsites near New York City, Cleveland

Wall collapses claim the lives of 2 more construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 14, 2014

Construction workers on jobsites in Long Island, New York, and Avon Lake, Ohio, were killed this week by wall collapses. On ...

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