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Forklift accident claims life of teenage construction worker on Bong Bridge

Forklift accident claims life of teenage construction...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Sep 23, 2015

An 18-year-old Wisconsin construction worker died Monday following a forklift accident on the Bong Bridge, which connects Wisconsin and Minnesota. The Duluth ...

Worker struck and killed by dump truck in Tampa work zone

Worker struck and killed by dump truck in Tampa work...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Sep 16, 2015

A construction worker doing pavement work died last week after he was hit by a dump truck. According to WFLA, 26-year-old ...

Connecticut DOT worker injured after being struck in vehicle by tractor-trailer

Connecticut DOT worker injured after being struck in...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Sep 09, 2015

A Connecticut Department of Transportation worker was injured on Friday after his vehicle was hit by a tractor-trailer. The Connecticut Post ...

Critics aside, OSHA has drastically reduced worker deaths and injuries since its inception (INFOGRAPHIC)

Critics aside, OSHA has drastically reduced worker...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 04, 2014

The Occupational Safety and Health Act was signed into law in 1970, bringing about OSHA. And though the agency gets ...

Stay focused, stay safe

Stay focused, stay safe

Posted by Amy Materson on Jun 07, 2012

As someone who writes a monthly safety article, I read about a lot of accidents while researching background information. While ...

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