Tag: Jobsite Deaths

Construction Processes, Legal

Boston contractor, owner charged with perjury related to jobsite deaths

December 10, 2021

Via: Construction Dive

A Massachusetts district attorney indicted Atlantic Coast Utilities, along with its owner, Laurence Moloney, and an employee, Konstantinos Kollias, for perjury on Nov. 30. The Wayland, Massachusetts-based contractor allegedly lied on Mattocks-Higgins Affidavits of Workplace Safety, according to a press […]

Construction Site Safety, Hazards

Construction Jobsite Deaths, Fatality Rate Climb

December 16, 2020

Via: ENR

Construction workplace fatalities continued to rise, reaching a 12-year-high in 2019 and the industry‚Äôs fatal-injury rate also turned upward, the Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported. The BLS annual report on occupational deaths, released on Dec. 16, shows that private-sector […]