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Through the first five months of this year, the death rate was on pace to surpass last year’s total, with 15 deaths and 19 injuries recorded as of June 1.
In response, the National Utility Contractors Association this summer staged an industry “stand down” to raise awareness about the need to follow safe practices when working in trenches.
He said a metal trench box was available near the job site, and he didn’t know why Meyer hadn’t used it.
Theresa O’Hare raged last December at the owner of the Blue Springs plumbing company that employed her son, “D.
But as the months passed, she found herself seething less as she focused on raising her widower son’s now 9-year-old boy, Ashten, at their home in Oak Grove.
Then this week, anger rose in her again when she learned that Arrow Plumbing had been fined more than 0,000 for workplace safety violations.
Meyer from the bottom of a 12-foot trench that lacked the required shoring to prevent cave-ins.
She blamed Smith for what happened that day in Belton.