Falls accounted for 294 construction worker fatalities in 2013, according to OSHA.
... inadequate ladder safety training.
Three serious violations for exposing workers
to unprotected sidings and edges of workspaces.
Two willful violations for worker
exposure to fall hazards due to lack of fall protection ... cause of construction worker
deaths is fatal falls. Most of these falls can be prevented with proper safety training, adequate safety protections and enforced rules.
Almost 59 percent of OSHA cited construction worker
deaths ... Details...