Struck-by hazards can be especially dangerous for workers because of the wide variety of risks that can be different for every job site. OSHA defines a struck-by hazard as forcible contact or impact between a person and an object or piece of equipment. Review the details of these struck-by construction incidents and the corresponding safety guidance to understand why these fatalities were preventable.
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Struck-by Incidents, Construction
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Preventing Struck-by and Vehicle Backover Incidents Video by OSHA
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