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March 12, 2018

Trench Collapse Accidents in the Construction Industry

Posted on March 12, 2018 Trench collapses have doubled recently over the past few years, and we want to make sure that all workers are offered protections in the workplace. With measures in place to easily prevent these accidents from happening, we ask ourselves a vital question: How do they continue to claim the lives of many every single year? Some of the reasons why include ignoring safety rules put in place for employees, lack of supervision on the job, the pressure to get the job done quickly instead of safely, and more. With Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) […]