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VIDEO: CDOT deploys world’s first autonomous work zone impact protection truck
The trucking and transportation industries enjoyed a major milestone Friday in Ft. Collins, Colorado, with the deployment of the ...
The three-part process of defending against jobsite heat illnesses
Sally Smart, technical safety specialist at W.W. Grainger, says products to help cool the body, which we featured in ...
Sweatt tapped as OSHA Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor
The Department of Labor (DOL) has announced President Trump's appointment of Loren Sweatt as the new Deputy Assistant Secretary ...
29 gadgets and gear for keeping cool while working in the heat
With temperatures hitting 90 degrees-plus, construction workers are looking for all kinds of ways to stay cool. They might even ...
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Construction struck-by deaths up 34% since 2010
Struck-by hazards have been defined as one of the Focus Four hazards identified by the U.S. Occupational Safety and ...
Oregon DOT, Portland Police begin photo radar at I-84 night work zones
The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) and the Portland Police Bureau began this week using mobile photo radar at ...
NOAA and OSHA warn of the dangers of excessive heat for outdoor workers
With summertime upon us, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) National Weather Service (NWS) have teamed up with the ...
Louisiana DOTD worker struck and killed by vehicle in work zone
Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LDOTD) District 3 employee Paul Featherston was struck and killed by a vehicle ...
AEM updates Digger Derrick Safety Manual
The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has released an updated version of its Digger Derrick Safety Manual with new ...
Penn. work zone sees two crashes in one day
A woman was injured when she lost control of her pickup truck in a work zone June 18, hitting ...
Construction worker killed by machinery in Colorado work zone
A highway construction worker was killed June 15 when a piece of machinery struck him inside the work zone during ...
S. Carolina highway workers safety act becomes law
Gov. Henry McMaster has signed into law H. 4033, legislation that significantly increases the penalties for motorists who speed ...
Work zone collision throws worker from truck
A highway construction worker was involved in an accident June 6 on Interstate 35 near Mason City, Iowa. CBC online reports that, ...
Indiana hosts launch of new national work zone safety campaign
A group of construction workers and contractors launched a new national work zone safety campaign at the Indiana State Police ...
AGC launches summer work zone awareness campaign aimed at drivers
The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) has launched a national advertising and outreach campaign aimed at motorists to ...
DOL suspends OSHA’s rule requiring companies electronically report injuries and illnesses
The Department of Labor has suspended an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) rule requiring companies to electronically report injury and illness ...
Worker on Verrazano-Narrows Bridge seriously injured in fall
A construction worker on the Brooklyn side of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge shattered both of his legs when he fell ...
It’s National Safety Stand Down week for preventing falls in construction
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is inviting everyone to join it this for National Safety Stand-Down To Prevent Falls ...
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Stress tests were underway when Miami bridge collapsed during accelerated construction
Toyota enters construction truck segment with debut of Hino XL7, XL8
Komatsu-owned dealers part ways with Deere-owned Wirtgen products
Equipment Roundup: Chevy unveils new medium duty Silverados; Toyota enters construction truck market; How Komatsu KomVision cameras eliminate blind spots; Case intros 2 rollers; 3 new Cat rollers feature oscillation
International unveils MV Series trucks: eventual DuraStar successor brings Class 8 comforts
22 tons tip over on a tiny jack
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