Tag: excavation hazards

Construction Processes, Legal

OSHA cites Bronx contractor for excavation hazards after deaths of two workers at JFK Airport

October 20, 2023


Two employees of a Bronx water and sewer line construction contractor were fatally injured in a trench at a construction site at John F. Kennedy International Airport in Queens on April 3, 2023. These fatalities could have been prevented if […]

Construction Site Safety, Regulations, Sustainability

Biggest OSHA fines of Q2 2020

July 27, 2020

Via: Construction Dive

The COVID-19 pandemic might have altered the way OSHA conducts inspections and even limited enforcement in some areas of the country with high levels of community transmission, but the agency is still targeting contractors that put their employees’ lives at […]