Risk & Safety

Preventing Struck-By Incidents Involving Construction Equipment

Struck-by incidents are the second leading cause of workplace deaths and the leading cause of nonfatal injuries among construction workers. About seventy-five percent of these fatalities involve heavy equipment and vehicles. Sadly, the frequency of these incidents has been consistent for many years. So how do we reverse this trend? We need to stop relying on back-up alarms and hi-visibility clothing as the primary methods of prevention. Join us November 17th at 8:45 a.m. CT