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Preventing Common Injuries, Part 1

Injuries also take their toll.

Much of the safety focus is on preventing fatalities. In fatality order, the most common causes of construction site death are falling, transportation accidents, and being caught in collapsing materials or struck by an object. The fourth place finisher is on the mind of every electrician: contacting electrical current.

But injuries also take their toll. They can not only cost you significant time off work, they can end your electrical career. In order of greatest number of reported in

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