Construction Fatality Rate Down in 2011

September 24, 2012 Posted by Rick

Proof that the construction industry’s continuing emphasis is work-place safety is paying dividends. Keep up the good work. “Construction workplace deaths declined 6.8% in 2011, to 721 from 774 in 2010 and the industry’s fatality rate also was down, to 8.9 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers, from 9.8 in 2010, the Bureau of Labor Statistics has reported.”

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