Roadside Construction Accidents: Deadly and All Too Common

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January 3, 2018

Roadside Construction Accidents: Deadly and All Too Common

In 2015, a work zone crash in the construction workplace took place every 5.4 minutes. Every day, 70 crashes in work zones resulted in an injury, and 12 work zone crashes resulted in a fatality every week. With these statistics showing that these accidents can and do happen, Highway construction is dangerous for everyone involved. It’s dangerous for the motorists who need to drive through these zones through an array of signs and lane changes, and especially dangerous for the workers who build and maintain the streets and work around vehicles traveling from one place to the next. In all […]