Tag: Worker deaths

Extended Deadline For Enhanced Construction Safety Training Called ‘Unfortunate’, But Necessary
Building Trades, Features, Health and Safety, Law and Politics, New York, topslot

Extended Deadline For Enhanced Construction Safety Training Called ‘Unfortunate’, But Necessary

New York, NY – In the fall of 2017, just before the City Council passed a new construction safety bill requiring additional hours of safety training, then Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito said the legislative body was not going to sit around and watch workers die. But the deaths have continued, nonetheless. On May 18, a construction…