Every year in the U.S. more than 800 construction workers die and nearly 137,000 are seriously injured while on the job. Construction workers engage in many activities that may expose them to serious hazards, such as falling from rooftops, unguarded machinery, being struck by heavy construction equipment, electrocutions, silica dust, and asbestos.
With 2017 drawing to a close, it's time to take a look back at all the great videos we've come across in the last year. Refreshingly, this year's Top 10 is light on the fail videos and heavy with cool machines going about their work. These are ranked in order based on the number of clicks you ...
Diesel and Heavy Equipment technicians repair and maintain diesel engines and transportation equipment such as heavy trucks, buses, boats and locomotives; construction equipment such as bulldozers, earth movers and cranes; farm equipment such as tractors and irrigation pumps.
Heavy equipment refers to heavy-duty vehicles, specially designed for executing construction tasks, most frequently ones involving earthwork operations.They are also known as heavy machines, heavy trucks, construction equipment, engineering equipment, heavy vehicles, or heavy hydraulics.