Infographic: The Fatal Four Causes of Construction Accidents

 
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Construction is the most deadly workplace, with the highest fatality rate of any industry in the United States. In 2013, the construction industry saw a total of 796 fatal injuries.

These statistics are frightening, and the reality is that most construction accidents could have been prevented. Many of the primary causes of injury, including the fatal four – falls, struck by an object, electrocution, and caught-in/between – can be prevented if proper care is taken and OSHA standards are followed.

Construction Accidents: The Risks, the Facts, the Repercussions – An Infographic from Wilson Kehoe Winingham

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