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Contractor Installing Highway Guide Rails Hit, Killed By Company Car

A contractor installing guide rails along a Washington County highway was killed when he was struck by a company car.


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OSHA Investigating Tree Trimmer’s Death In Fall

A deputy coroner says a tree trimmer died of head injuries after he fell or was thrown from a lift bucket that apparently malfunctioned at a western Pennsylvania cemetery.


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3 Killed, 2 Hurt In W. Va. Cell Phone Tower Collapse

A 300-foot cell phone tower collapsed Saturday and minutes later a smaller tower fell, killing two contractors and a firefighter, authorities said.


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OSHA Concerned For Outdoor Workers During Heat Wave

They call that hot, scorching period between July and early September the “dog days of summer.” And with this season comes some major risks.


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Bridge Inspector Dies After Cherry Picker Accident

Traffic was backed up on Interstate 279 for most of the afternoon while investigators tried to determine what went wrong in a cherry picker a bridge inspector was operating.


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UPMC Questions Objectivity Of Western Psych Report

The tragic shootings at Western Psych spawned calls for tighter security, and a government-contracted report says the institution has not done enough to protect the 2,000 employees who work there.


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Worker Injured After Crane Strikes Power Line

Emergency crews were called to a bridge construction site when a crane struck a high-powered electrical line and shocked a worker Wednesday morning.


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Roofer Hit, Killed By Falling Scaffolding In East Liberty

Authorities are investigating after a roofer was crushed by falling scaffolding in East Liberty Tuesday morning.


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Worker Dies In Lawrenceville Industrial Accident

A worker was killed in a Lawrenceville industrial accident early Friday morning.


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OSHA Probes Adams Twp. Roof Collapse

OSHA investigators went to the scene of a partial roof collapse that injured three men in Adams Township.


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Avella Community Concerned About Air In Wake Of Flash Fire

AVELLA (KDKA) — At Vitari’s Vittles, owner Nick Vitari thinks Marcellus drilling has been a shot in the arm for sleepy Avella‘s economy, but Wednesday night’s flash fire certainly gives him pause. “I’d really hate […]


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W&K Steel Slams ‘Sweat Shop’ Label

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Allegheny County Council declared W&K Steel a sweat shop this week. It’s the first time that designation has been placed on a local business. The company calls the claims outrageous and now […]