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Construction Worker Survives Horrendous Accident

A construction worker is lucky to be alive after surviving a horrendous accident on a worksite in Central India. The 21 year old man was at work when he plummeted into a well and was impaled by a long iron

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Mysterious Construction Site Death

An investigation is underway into the death of an unidentified man at a London construction site. The man fell into a deep trench at a Canary Wharf site, reports said and the death was not being treated as suspicious. The

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Excavator Incident Prompts Safety Alert

An excavator incident prompted a safety alert from WorkSafe New Zealand, on managing ground instability hazards. The incident that led to the alert involved an excavator operator excavating coal when a rock fall took place. The excavator was struck and

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October is National Safe Work Month

Safety is an issue that we should be addressing every single day on the work site but in the month October, there is an additional push towards making all working environments safer with National Safe Work Month. Safe Work Australia

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August is The Month To Concentrate on Tradie Health

Safe Work Australia has called on all tradies to prioritise health and safety this month, highlighting in particular the construction industry which is one of the most high risk. Tradies National Health Month, which is the month of August uses

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Sydney Worker Impaled on Construction Site

A young man on a construction site in Sydney’s north was rushed to hospital after having his leg impaled by a piece of steel due to a fall. The 24 year old man was rushed to Royal North Shore Hospital

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Victoria’s Labourers Get The Best Pay

Unskilled construction labourers in Victoria now get paid more than engineers and teachers due to unprecedented wage growth. According to Master Builders Australia the high wages in the construction industry may actually hamper construction growth and reduce new infrastructure, if

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Reduce Construction Time with Prefabricated Walls

Mirvac says it cut construction time on a recent project by 10 weeks, by making use of prefabricated walls, made in a factory and transported to site to be assembled. Mirvac says the duplex project was completed much earlier than

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