Helpful Hints and Tools to Help Lower Construction Fatality Rates

October 22, 2015 Krysten Powers

After years of success in reducing the number of fatalities in construction, the industry suffered a setback this year.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) 2014 Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) workplace fatality data showed that deaths in residential and commercial construction actually increased 1 percent to 874 over 2013’s total of 828.

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