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Falling Tools and Materials Exact Toll From Construction Workers

September 6, 2017

Via: ENR

Most people understand that road construction and maintenance workers are at risk of being hit and injured or killed by a motorist or equipment in a work zone. What may be less well known is how often being struck by a tool or material injures construction workers on the job.

The words “struck by” are used to designate the same general safety-hazard category in which vehicular accidents are often studied.

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