There are many risks to working in the construction industry, including being around lots of heavy machinery and working at significant heights. Certain tools can also be hazardous to work with or prone to causing serious construction injuries. For example, North...
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Month: January 2021
Truckers face high risk of fatal work injuries
It is no big secret that working in the trucking industry is dangerous. What people may not realize is that things are getting worse for these men and women, not better. Compared with workers in other industries, truck drivers suffer a significant number of fatal work...
Young workers at high risk for workplace injuries
Everyone deserves to be safe at work, but the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that employers tend to overlook a certain group -- young people. Young workers account for a disproportionately high number of workplace injuries. All it takes is a one...