Cause and Prevention of Fatal Construction Accidents by Mark Dacanay
Although there is a decrease in the number of fatalities in the construction industry, it still has the highest number of deaths compared to any other industries in the private sector.
There are constant dangers that surround workers and one mistake can lead to a fatal construction accidents.
The most common fatal construction accidents are:
Falls from different levels or elevated heights such as roofs
Struck by nail
Explosion because of improper use and storage of explosive devices and chemicals
Crashed by falling wall
Struck by falling object
Trench cave in
Crushed by malfunctioning machi