Worker Killed After Being Hit With Crane Holding 6 tons Of Cement

Police say witnesses report that the crane operator was swinging the bucket when it hit the victim. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say it appears to have been an accident and don't suspect foul play.

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Michigan man electrocuted in Bucket-Truck while working in Ohio

Officials say Norris was stringing up cable when he touched a live wire that knocked him out of a bucket truck and into a tree.

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Horrifying Tower Crane Collapse Kills Operator

The operator 22, said to be on his first job as a crane operator, was taken to hospital but died on Saturday from his injuries. A report from the scene said that the jib of the crane – an old Wolff WK-91 with a counterweighted foundation and owned by crane rental company Herkules – collapsed after the mid jib suspension rods gave way.

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Potential Crane Accident Kills One Worker in Atlanta

"Safety is one of Batson-Cook's core values and our first priority at all times. We are conducting a full investigation into this tragic incident and are assisting local authorities and OSHA as they conduct their investigations as well."

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Hurricane is Cause for Industrial Production Dip in August

The index for manufacturing decreased 0.3 percent; storm-related effects appear to have reduced the rate of change in factory output in August about 3/4 percentage point.

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New website showcases benefits of vending to Distributors

“In today’s increasingly competitive market, industrial vending helps independent distributors of all sizes to compete on more than just price,” says Mark Hill, president of 1sourcevend, “increasing productivity, decreasing their costs and improving inventory control for the customer.”

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