A contractor installing guide rails along a Washington County highway was killed when he was struck by a company car.
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.
A 300-foot cell phone tower collapsed Saturday and minutes later a smaller tower fell, killing two contractors and a firefighter, authorities said.
They call that hot, scorching period between July and early September the “dog days of summer.” And with this season comes some major risks.
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.
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.
Emergency crews were called to a bridge construction site when a crane struck a high-powered electrical line and shocked a worker Wednesday morning.
Authorities are investigating after a roofer was crushed by falling scaffolding in East Liberty Tuesday morning.
A worker was killed in a Lawrenceville industrial accident early Friday morning.
OSHA investigators went to the scene of a partial roof collapse that injured three men in Adams Township.
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