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- Scaffolding Safety Regulations
A worker was recently left hanging from his safety harness, eight stories up on the side of a building in Wilmington, Delaware for 30 nerve wracking minutes.
- Construction Accidents and Supervisor Negligence
Construction site accidents happen for many reasons. Poor equipment, poor safety, and the constantly changing landscape mean those who own and run these sites need to be vigilant. Employers regularly have a site supervisor at the construction work zone to monitor dangerous conditions. Many times, the supervisor can prevent construction accidents but even with the best intentions, construction accidents still happen and often cause serious injury.
- Aerial Lift Dangers
Aerial lifts continue to injure construction workers. A common scenario is when a worker is pinned by a lift against an object, either to the side of the lift, or directly above the lift. On May 30, 2015 an aerial lift fatally pinned a 35-year-old Monroeville, Pennsylvania man against the roof of a bridge overpass near Pittsburgh, according to the Pittsburgh Post Gazzette.
- Construction Projects Create Hazards for the Public
Public works and commercial construction projects are increasingly proliferating throughout the nation as our slow but steady economic recovery continues.
- Fatal Crane Accidents
Construction workers must contend with a variety of safety hazards on every work shift. Many of these hazards come from the heavy equipment construction workers use on construction sites.
- Scaffolding Accidents
Construction workers are at an increased risk of injury or death when working above ground level at a jobsite.
- Operation Orange Squeeze on the Pennsylvania Turnpike
Operation Orange Squeeze has begun along the Pennsylvania Turnpike as Pennsylvania State Police make the safety of their construction workers and turnpike work crews a top priority.
- Seeking Compensation for Construction Accident Injuries in Rhode Island
Learn what you need to do if injured in a construction accident for a greater chance of success in your injury claim.
- Dangers of Construction Work Zones
Construction work zones are dangerous places for construction workers, pedestrians, drivers, and passengers.
- Struck by an Object Construction Injury
Construction workers are often confronted with risks unique to their industry, including being struck by an object or debris.