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OSHA cites Chicago container shipping company after employee suffers leg amputation, crushed pelvis when run over by powered industrial vehicle

This article is a news release repost from OSHA.gov. You can find the original article here. March 11, 2021 CHICAGO – Working at a Chicago shipping facility, an employee suffered a leg amputation and crushed pelvis after he fell off and was then run over by a powered heavy-lift vehicle used to move and stack steel …

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March 2021 Accidents Report

While some accidents can’t be prevented, proper operator training and timely equipment inspections make your job-site much safer. Sign up for training or schedule your next inspection. But first, read on for the March 2021 accidents list. Tree takes crane over No one was seriously injured when this truck crane in Louisiana fell over on this house. Click …

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February 2021 Accidents Report

While some accidents can’t be prevented, proper operator training and timely equipment inspections make your job-site much safer. Sign up for training or schedule your next inspection. But first, read on for the February 2021 accidents list. Dropped Jib in Syracuse, NY Striking photos and a video accompany this article about a jib crash during a job. Thankfully, …

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January 2021 Accidents Report

While some accidents can’t be prevented, proper operator training and timely equipment inspections make your job-site much safer. Sign up for training or schedule your next inspection. But first, read on for the January 2021 accidents list. Philippine tower crane incident The luffing jib collapsed into the side of a building in Pasay City. Click here to read …

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December 2020 Accidents Report

While some accidents can’t be prevented, proper operator training and timely equipment inspections make your job-site much safer. Sign up for training or schedule your next inspection. But first, read on for the December 2020 accidents list. Demolition overload This crane went down in Spain after being overloaded during a demo job. Click here to read the article. …

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