These sorts of injuries often fall within one of the other accident-types, usually occurring in construction or other workplace settings. In fact, heavy equipment accidents are involved in 9 out of the 10 most common injuries in the workplace.
It’s said that the only certainties in life are death and taxes. However, a third inevitability should be added to that list: roadway construction. No matter where you go, the telltale signs of construction are ubiquitous.
Construction sites usually contain equipment that can be dangerous and potentially deadly if the operator does not have sufficient training. From power tools to heavy machinery, supervisors are required to properly maintain this equipment and to provide adequate training for personnel.