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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 ...

Worker dies following floor collapse in Michigan

Worker dies following floor collapse in Michigan

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 13, 2015

A worker part of a crew performing renovations on an older building in Ypsilanti, Michigan, died earlier this week following ...

Worker killed in attempt to jump from stalled lift on NYC jobsite

Worker killed in attempt to jump from stalled lift on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 07, 2015

A worker on a crew building a luxury hotel in New York City was killed Tuesday when he fell 24 ...

Construction worker killed in trench collapse during utility install in New Jersey

Construction worker killed in trench collapse during...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 06, 2015

While installing a drainage line around a home under construction in Franklin, New Jersey, a trench collapsed burying and killing ...

OSHA updates its required “Job Safety and Health” poster; download it here

OSHA updates its required “Job Safety and...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 05, 2015

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration has made available the newest version of Job Safety and Health: It’s the Law, ...

Group of construction firms launches second-annual Safety Week

Group of construction firms launches second-annual...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 04, 2015

In an effort to increase awareness for heightened and daily attention to safety precautions in the construction industry, a group of ...

Worker killed in second-story fall from California casino jobsite

Worker killed in second-story fall from California...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 30, 2015

A worker was killed Wednesday afternoon after falling two stories at a casino construction site in Santa Ynez, California. According to a ...

Services around U.S. mourn workers killed on the job

Services around U.S. mourn workers killed on the job

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 29, 2015

On Tuesday, thousands gathered in services across the country as part of the annual Workers Memorial Day remembrance. The day ...

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 ...

Crew saves co-worker’s life using CPR on Missouri construction site

Crew saves co-worker’s life using CPR on Missouri...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 22, 2015

When Curtis Todd's co-workers saw him lying flat on the ground as the crew worked on a residential jobsite in ...

Construction firms donate $1 million to establish high-tech construction safety lab at Oregon State University

Construction firms donate $1 million to establish...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 21, 2015

Two North Dakota construction firms have donated a large grant in order to help establish the premier laboratory in the U.S. ...

Carpenter killed in 80-foot fall on Philadelphia jobsite

Carpenter killed in 80-foot fall on Philadelphia...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 20, 2015

While working on a high-rise project in Philadelphia's University City neighborhood, a worker fell to his death Friday According to a ...

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