The Gray Shift is coming, and it has nothing to do with a new hair-care product.
Last week we looked at a specific construction accident that resulted in a worker fatality in Maryland. This week, let's look more closely at the issue of efforts to improve fall protections across the country.
Statistics have shown that construction sites are among the most dangerous places to work. The danger isn't only of workplace injuries. Fatal construction accidents are also a real risk.
Military facilities in Maryland and other states are by no means immune from laws that regulate workplace safety. And so when a civilian technician died at the Aberdeen Test Center while conducting routine maintenance, the federal Occupational Safety and Health Investigation (OSHA) began an investigation.