Protecting Workers During a Pandemic - "COVID-19 Jobsite Free"
These "Fatal Four" were responsible for more than half (58.6%) the construction worker deaths in 2018, BLS reports. Eliminating the Fatal Four would save 591 workers' lives in America every year.
Falls – 338 out of 1,008 total deaths in construction in CY 2018 (33.5%)
Struck by Object – 112 (11.1%)
Electrocutions – 86 (8.5%)
Caught-in/between* – 55 (5.5%)
Susan Harwood Grant FY 2019 - 2020.
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