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Fatal crash in Alabama work zone prompts state troopers to caution safety

Fatal crash in Alabama work zone prompts state troopers...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 09, 2015

The death of a teenage girl in a construction zone on an Alabama interstate has caised state troopers to warn of ...

OSHA opens investigation after Missouri contractor fails to report roofer’s death

OSHA opens investigation after Missouri contractor...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 08, 2015

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration last month opened an investigation into an unreported fall that killed a worker ...

Following increase of alcohol related deaths last holiday season, TxDOT urging drivers to ‘Plan While You Can’

Following increase of alcohol related deaths last...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 08, 2015

The Texas Department of Transportation wants to make sure that a reindeer is the only thing grandma has to worry about ...

AOTA, NHTSA, others partner on website, podcast for Older Driver Safety Awareness Week

AOTA, NHTSA, others partner on website, podcast for...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 08, 2015

The American Occupational Therapy Association and other organizations are taking the first full week of December to raise awareness on ...

NYC construction deaths surging due to “overwhelmed” regulators, Times investigative report finds

NYC construction deaths surging due to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 07, 2015

An investigative report from the New York Times has found that the number of construction workers killed on the job in ...

Motor grader operator killed when machine is hit by train in Oklahoma

Motor grader operator killed when machine is hit by...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 04, 2015

A worker for Nowata County in Oklahoma died Wednesday after the motor grader he was operating was hit by a train. The ...

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 ...

Worker survives being impaled through chest by rebar

Worker survives being impaled through chest by rebar

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 25, 2015

  The witnesses and others who helped save Casey Zawojski's life after a terrifying accident on a Florida jobsite are crediting ...

Georgia DOT calls for drivers to make a pledge to drive safely this holiday season (VIDEO)

Georgia DOT calls for drivers to make a pledge to drive...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 25, 2015

The roads always get a bit more busy this time of the year as people across the country travel to ...

Worker dies after suffering fall on residential jobsite near Chicago

Worker dies after suffering fall on residential jobsite...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 24, 2015

A construction worker was killed earlier this month in a fall on a residential jobsite near Chicago. 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 ...

Worker killed when Manhattan town home collapses during demolition

Worker killed when Manhattan town home collapses during...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 20, 2015

One worker was killed and another suffered serious injuries when a building partially collapsed as crews performed demolition work in ...

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