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Construction Worker Deaths Hit Highest Level Since Recession

First, the good news in American workplaces: Four decades ago, 14,000 U.S. workers were killed on the job each year. Now, that number is closer to 5,000. 191 more words

Leadership

Four Florida contractors hit with fines after death at construction site

The death of a construction worker in Kendall this summer led the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to hit four construction firms with more than $90,000 in fines. 113 more words

Neighborhoods

Workers' Memorial Day

I’m astonished regarding the daring of crews who build and maintain broadcast towers.  I once watched workers paint part of the free-standing WJAG tower west of Norfolk, Nebraska one afternoon.  622 more words

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