Tag: death rate


New York’s construction death rate increased 9%

February 23, 2023

Via: Construction Dive

Despite New York’s rise, the number of construction workers who died on the job across the country in 2021 dropped 2.2%, according to Bureau of Labor Statistics data. Both New York state’s fatality rate and New York City’s — 11.2 […]

Construction Site Safety, Regulations

Despite OSHA’s efforts, construction’s death rate hasn’t budged in 10 years

November 3, 2022

Via: Construction Dive

The death toll in construction hasn’t changed in the past decade, raising important questions about the effectiveness of OSHA and what it would take to save more lives, according to an analysis by Construction Dive. Workers continue to die at […]