Tag: safety

Bringing Productivity to a Stop

Geospatial professionals in Sweden blend technologies and software to cut costs and increase safety in updating roadside bus stops. By John Stenmark How complicated can it...

NTSB announces probable cause of Florida International University pedestrian bridge collapse

The National Transportation Safety Board determined, during a public board meeting held Tuesday, that load and capacity calculation errors made by FIGG Bridge Engineers, Inc.,...

Preventing deaths in the utility industry with enhanced vehicle safety

The utility industry is a major contributor to the US economy with the electric sector alone providing 5% of GDP and supporting 7 million...

Resiliency with Cold-Formed Steel

When Looking to Build a Structure that will Bounce Back from Catastrophe, CFS is the Answer By Greg Ralph Resiliency has become an oft-used buzzword in...

Subcommittee Approves FY2020 Transportation, HUD Appropriations Bill

The Senate Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (T-HUD) Appropriations Subcommittee today approved its FY2020 appropriations bill with funding to advance transportation infrastructure development,...

Preventing Construction Tragedies from Above

Here are three steps toward better safety at heights. By Charles D. Johnson Several high-profile incidents this year brought workplace safety-at-heights failures into public view. Two...

ARTBA: Design and Construct More Forgiving Roadways to Save More Lives and Reduce Injuries

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) April 9 called for a fundamental shift in how the nation approaches road safety, emphasizing the need to design and build a transportation network that better compensates for error so that drivers, passengers, workers and other road users don’t pay for behavioral mistakes with their lives.

OSHA Provides Compliance Assistance Resources to Protect Workers from Falls

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has developed a collection of compliance assistance resources to address falls in the workplace, the leading cause of worker fatality in the construction industry.

Toward safety, efficiency, and sustainability

NYU Tandon School of Engineering establishes Institute of Design and Construction Innovations Hub Committed to maximizing safety, efficiency, and sustainability within the construction sector, the...
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