New York Worker Dies After Falling Off Bulldozer

A worker in Riverhead, New York, suffers massive internal injuries and dies after falling off a bulldozer he was operating. The dozer ran out of control after the worker fell off, and only came to a stop after hitting a parked vehicle. News 12 Long Island

Young Arkansas Worker Killed in Crane Incident

A 28-year-old construction worker was killed by a crane at a highway improvement project in Pope County, Arkansas. The man was operating the crane when the incident occurred and he was pronounced dead at the scene. Arkansasmatters.com

Worker Killed by Blunt Force at Indiana Power Plant

A 50-year-old contractor employee working at Indianapolis Power & Light’s Eagle Valley Generating Station was killed due to what is being described as “blunt force trauma.” Indianapolis Star

Worker Killed by One-Ton Garbage Bale

A worker at a Waste Management transfer station in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was killed after a 2,000-pound garbage bale struck him. Fed-OSHA is investigating the tragic incident. Toledo Blade, Ohio

Orlando Highway Construction Death Raises Industry Concerns

The death of a construction worker on a project along Interstate 4 in Orlando, Florida, is prompting questions about the safety of foot workers around heavy equipment. Just months earlier, a similar incident in nearby Tampa took the life of another worker. In the latest incident, the deceased was on foot – and talking on […]

Two Dead, One Injured in Kansas Trench Collapse

Authorities in Hays, Kansas, are working to determine the cause of a trench collapse on a sewer project that killed two construction workers and injured another. The men were working in an 11-foot-deep trench to make repairs when a portion collapsed on them. Hays Daily News