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Thursday, August 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Worker dies after falling into trench »
Worker dies after falling into trench 9NEWS, nine.com.au August 16, 2018...
Monday, August 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Contractor Fined in Fatal Fla. Trench Collapse »
Contractor Fined in Fatal Fla. Trench Collapse Source/Full Story: ENR Engineering News-Record, A...
Monday, August 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
El Paso Construction Company Cited for Trenching and Excavation Safety Hazards »
U.S. Department of Labor Cites El Paso Construction Company for Trenching and Excavation Safety Hazards U.S. Department...
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Baltimore fire officials say no barriers in place to keep deep trench from collapsing and killing wo »
Baltimore fire officials say no barriers in place to keep deep trench from collapsing and killing worker Source: The...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Worker’s body found after trench collapse at construction site in Lake Forest, California »
Worker’s body found after trench collapse at construction site in Lake Forest, California by Jonathan Winslow, Orange...
Thursday, February 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Man Sentenced In Fatal 2015 Trench Collapse »
Man Sentenced In Fatal 2015 Trench Collapse Source: ButlerRadio.com - Wednesday, February 21, 2018...
Friday, November 10, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
OSHA Issues Final Rule Setting Compliance Date for Crane Operator Certification Requirements »
WASHINGTON, DC – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) today issued a  final rule setting Novemb...
Friday, May 19, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
OSHA: NH man dies after trench collapses during construction project »
OSHA: NH man dies after trench collapses during construction project ACWORTH — A New Hampshire man died while working c...
Thursday, February 23, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trench collapse kills 18-year-old Yough grad at work site near Smithton »
  Rescue crews had to shore up the walls of a 10-foot-deep trench Wednesday before they could free an 18-year-...
Wednesday, February 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dr. Jack L Mickle »
In Memory of Dr. Jack L Mickle Dr. Mickle, or as many affectionately knew him, Dr. Dirt, began his work in excavation...
Tuesday, December 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Subcontractor in Belton is likely dead after trench walls cave in on him »
Belton Fire Chief Norman Larkey explains how the Kansas City Fire and Rescue's mission shifted from rescue to recovery aft...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Louisiana Contractor Issued More Than $150K in Fines »
Baton Rouge, LA (WorkersCompensation.com) - Employer Name: Don M. Barron Contractor Inc. 3600 Dick Taylor St. Baton Rouge,...
Friday, October 28, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
OSHA: Excavation Company Could Have Prevented Workers' Deaths »
BOISE – Federal safety inspectors say a local excavation company could have prevented the deaths of two men who died after...
Friday, October 28, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Death of Worker in Trench Results in $75,000 Fine »
TORONTO, ONTARIO - Utility Force Inc. pleaded guilty and was given a fine of $75,000 in court after a worker died in a tre...
Monday, October 24, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two Workers Killed Following Water Main Break in Boston »
BOSTON (WHDH) - Two people are presumed dead after a water main break flooded a trench where several workers were working....
Friday, October 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Construction Worker Killed in Ditch Collapse in South Pittsburg, Friends Respond »
SOUTH PITTSBURG, TN (WRCB) - South Pittsburg police are investigating the death of a construction worker. It happened a...
Friday, October 21, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bowers Fatality »
A Hartford man died Thursday afternoon in a freak accident at a home construction site in the Parrottsville community of C...
Thursday, October 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NC Man and Another Man Die After Being Trapped in Virginia Landfill »
SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Two landfill employees, including one man from North Carolina, died Tuesday after they became trappe...
Friday, October 14, 2016
20-Year-Old Man Killed in Saratoga Springs Trench Collapse »
SARATOGA SPRINGS — A Lehi man was killed in a trench collapse Friday, becoming the second worker in a week to die in a tre...
Friday, October 14, 2016
Trench Collapse in Northwest Minnesota Fatally Buries Workman »
A workman was killed last weekend in northwestern Minnesota when a trench he was working in collapsed. Benjamin Bartle,...