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Safety - Part 3
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Construction worker killed by loader pinning at gravel pit in S. Dakota
A construction worker was fatally injured in an accident when he traveled to a gravel pit near Fort Pierre, ...
Asphalt truck backs over, kills flagger in Mich. work zone
A 21-year-old construction worker who was working as a flagger on a repaving project in South Lyon, Michigan, was ...
Work Zones Get Smart: Mobile, cheaper technologies making safety easier to achieve
Experts say costs are dropping to install smart work-zone systems, thanks to lower prices for gear and greater availability ...
OSHA slaps N.D. company with $454k fine for multiple trench violations
Kamphuis Pipeline Company has been cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration for exposing employees to a long ...
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For years, the star of any excavation was the backhoe — a large, powerful machine that could handle a variety…
For moving road projects, MnDOT develops remote control flagger robot
Working with a trailer manufacturer, a Minnesota research team has developed a moving automated flagger assistance device (AFAD) that ...
For Work Zone Awareness week, NAPA launches “WatchForUs” campaign against distracted driving
With more than 80,000 crashes each year in roadway work zones, the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) is kicking ...
OSHA silica rules boost dust vac sales as contractors ‘tool up’ to comply
Tool manufacturers have seen a big boost in sales on products designed to meet recent federal regulations to reduce ...
N.H. college creates construction safety sciences degree
In the fall of this year, Keene State College in New Hampshire will begin offering a new construction safety ...
Be seen, be safe with Guardian Angel’s Elite Series LED light
Guardian Angel’s new Elite Series personal safety device features up to two miles of visibility. Multiple mounting accessories enable ...
OSHA’s new silica dust rule upheld in U.S. Court of Appeals
On December 22, 2017, a three-judge panel of the U.S Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ...
The GuardHat monitors everything you need to know about workers’ safety
GuardHat manufactures a smart hard hat with sensors in it that continuously transmit data to a safety control center, ...
Mo. woman charged with intentionally hitting road worker with car
A road construction worker was intentionally struck by a car inside a work zone in Missouri, according to KMOV ...
New campaign stresses that Ill. “Move Over Law” is now expanded beyond ER vehicles
The “Give Them Distance” campaign, announced December 6, alerts drivers to Illinois’ expanded "Move Over Law". Drivers are required ...
Worker killed when core drill strikes power line on I-44 near St. Louis
A contract worker trying to obtain a road core sample was electrocuted November 29 along eastbound Interstate 44 near ...
Transportation safety certificate seeks to curb work zone deaths
Alarmed at the statistic that 50,000 deaths and injuries occur each year in or around U.S. road and bridge ...
Trump to nominate Mugno to head OSHA
The White House announced President Trump's plans to nominate Scott Mugno, FedEx's vice president of safety, sustainability and vehicle ...
Honeywell unveils Uvex Avatar, new adjustable safety glasses offering a custom fit
Safety glasses are typically one-size fits all. And if they don’t fit you, too bad. The new Uvex Avatar ...
Truck-mounted attenuator camera monitors traffic in work zones
The Delaware River and Bay Authority (DRBA) Maintenance Operations and Electronics departments won the Delaware T²/LTAP Centers 2017 Build a Better ...
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How contractors can get disaster cleanup work in the Hurricane Florence recovery efforts
VIDEO: Operator gets loader buried in pile, has to seesaw machine free
Inside Smart Construction: Komatsu’s tech consultation service seeks to level playing field for the company and its customers
Diesel technician shortage most impacts those who are ‘part of the problem’
With drones, 3D modeling services and Propeller partnership, Komatsu Smart Construction is digitizing the jobsite
A Bump and a Fall
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Deere updates 310L EP backhoe, 210L/EP tractor loaders with performance boosts, new engines
by Wayne Grayson
Goggle Operators: 3D, VR crane control coming to U.S. with Hiab HiVision (VIDEO)
by Don McLoud
The Harley-Davidson F-150 is back for 2019: Custom truck available thru Ford dealers
by Tom Quimby
With 1,000 HMEE high-speed backhoes in service, JCB, U.S. Army officials detail its history, discuss coming remote control capability (VIDEO)
by Wayne Grayson
Volvo, Skanska begin field testing of electric site quarry, expect 95% carbon emissions reduction, 25% operational cost reduction
by Marcia Gruver Doyle
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