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Fatal Crane Accident Videos Show Crushed Cars, Stunned Survivors and Grief-Stricken Crew

ENR Construction

Police bodycams provided unusual behind-the-scenes glimpse of crew in minutes following disastrous accident.

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Worker dies after HS2 site accident

Construction Enquirer

A worker has died following an accident on HS2 on Thursday at the Balfour Beatty VINCI site near Solihull in the west Midlands. The Enquirer understands the victim, who is believed to be in his 70s, was carrying out drilling work when the accident happened causing him to suffer a cardiac arrest.

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Second Lawsuit Filed in Deadly Chicago Scaffolding Accident

ENR Construction

A second lawsuit alleging that has been filed in an accident that caused two workers to fall June 6 from scaffolding in a project being built at the University of Chicago Medical Center.

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Record low accident rates among NASC contractors

Construction Enquirer

The National Access & Scaffolding Confederation (NASC) has released its annual Safety Report showing the lowest rates of accidents among NASC contractor members since records began – indisputably proving that audited, regulated, NASC membership leads to safe scaffolding and access operations.

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The Impact of Heavy Vehicle Accidents on Infrastructure Projects

Civiconcepts

Heavy vehicle accidents punctuate the timeline of infrastructure projects with unwelcome ellipses. Their weighty interruptions can cascade into project delays, inflate budgets with unforeseen expenses, and force a complete halt […]

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Shore Up Safety: Prevent Trenching & Excavation Disasters

Construction Business Owner

Shore Up Safety: Prevent Trenching & Excavation Disasters ccapoccia Thu, 07/11/2024 - 14:40 From my perspective as a director of safety services, trenching and excavation incidents are no accident. They result from failing to recognize — and take necessary precautions to guard against — the danger trenches pose to workers.

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Slow down underground to avoid accidents

Construction Dive

Construction industry news, trends and jobs for building professionals who want mobile-friendly content.

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