One worker killed, another injured when steel beam falls at Chicago-area site

One worker was killed and another was critically injured when a steel beam fell at an apartment building construction site Tuesday morning in Evanston. Crews were using a crane to unload steel beams from a truck when the crane’s rigging failed and the beam fell about 30 feet onto the two workers. Fed-OSHA is investigating. […]

Wisconsin construction worker injured in roof fall

A construction worker fell from the roof of a wooden construction building in Monroe, Wisconsin on Tuesday afternoon, according to a fire official. Construction workers were in the process of putting on the roof when the building collapsed, causing the fall. Fed-OSHA is investigating. WISC (Madison)

Illinois: McHenry County College offering OSHA safety class

McHenry County College is offering an OSHA and National Fire Protection Association safety class, OSHA Electrical and NFPA 70E Safety, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Shah Center in McHenry. The class is ideal for maintenance personnel, machine technicians, engineers, electricians, supervisors and managers. Northwest Herald