scaffolding accident

November 16, 2013

Scaffolding accident injures several

Just like its people, New York architecture is designed to withstand extreme weather conditions. After all, the weather is known […]
June 28, 2013

Scaffold Law remains in place to protect NY construction workers

It is well known that construction is one of the most dangerous industries, with a high risk for injury. Laws […]
July 19, 2012

Scaffolding accidents continue to occur

Amazingly, no one was killed when scaffolding collapsed last week at a midtown Manhattan high-rise. Window washers were working on […]
September 30, 2011

New York scaffolding collapse injures 17 people

In a West 125th Street construction accident Tuesday, Sept. 20, a scaffold collapsed on a New York City bus, injuring […]
November 12, 2010

OSHA Fines Two Companies Following New York Scaffolding Collapse

A scaffolding collapse at Binghamton University in New York last June resulted in six injuries and a thorough investigation by […]
October 23, 2010

Reported Workplace Injuries Declined in 2009

The number of reported workplace injuries and ailments decreased in 2009, from 3.9 per every 100 workers to 3.6. The […]
September 16, 2010

New York Contractor Fined for Hazardous Working Conditions

Painting and Decorating Inc., a contractor providing painting and stucco services in New York, could face up to $225,000 in fines […]
June 4, 2010

Five New York Workers Injured in Construction Accident

Five workers were seriously injured on Wednesday when a section of scaffolding collapsed at a Binghamton University construction site. Authorities […]