How to Prevent Construction Accidents This Summer

Summer Brings More Than Heat in The Summer for Construction Workers For most people, summer means vacations and sunny days at the beach. For those working in the construction industry, summer is typically associated with longer shifts and endless heat. Summer does...

Construction Site Accidents

Construction work has one of the highest rates of workplace accidents. More than 4500 construction workers were killed on the job in 2015. While construction work is not only linked to employment fatalities, it also can result in severe accidents that can leave the...

Project managers criminally charged after trench collapse death

Illinois construction workers have the right to safe work environments, and it is the responsibility of employers to comply with safety regulations to ensure worker safety. Too many families nationwide have to cope with the deaths of loved ones whose employers put...

Driver trapped between truck and crane in construction accident

Construction workers, including commercial truck drivers in Illinois, have rights to safe working environments. Construction truck drivers rely on the owners of the trucks to carry out regular maintenance to ensure safe operation. It is not uncommon for a construction...