Tag: construction accidents


Boston Catwalk Collapse Injures Three Workers

May 4, 2022

Via: ENR

The collapse of a catwalk in a defunct, 124-year-old power plant building in Boston on May 4 injured three workers in the latest in a spate of serious construction accidents in the city and its environs. Two workers were immediately […]

Construction Site Safety, Hazards

When The Construction Project Team Made 122 Design Changes in the Name of Safety

March 25, 2021

Via: ENR

It’s not every day that a project interior designer sits down with the project team to discuss construction and occupant safety. But in 2019, Keith Switzer, who heads interior design firm INTEC Group, found himself in meetings doing just that […]

Construction Site Safety, Regulations

Construction Work Zone Safety: Will Critics Shutter Speed Cameras?

March 27, 2017

Via: ENR

If speed-enforcement cameras prompt drivers to slow down, how many people would argue against them? As it turns out, plenty. And they are complicating the challenge of road construction accidents and safety in states in which prohibitions on such cameras […]