The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) has released its annual report on fatal work injuries for 2020, and, at first glance, the news looks good. There were 4,764 fatal occupational injuries, which is the lowest number since 2013.
Written by Tim GattieTim is VP of Industry Strategy at Newmetrix. He has 20 years of construction industry experience working for regional, national and international general contractors in roles ranging from Field Engineer to Project Director. Tim is passionate about using technology as a tool to improve the way construction projects are delivered and is eager to share his story with others in the industry. Gattie graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelors of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering and is a Registered Professional Engineer in Arizona, California and Utah. When not at work, Tim enjoys golfing, traveling and being a great dad to his two boys.
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