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Chad Horwedel (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

Feds to Look Harder at Cell Carriers When Tower Climbers Die

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration will systematically track whom subcontractors were working for when accidents occur on cell tower sites.

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The Deadly Business of Climbing Cell Towers

Corporate giants have outsourced the dangerous work of building and maintaining communications towers to tiny subcontracting companies. Over the last nine years, nearly 100 workers have died, 50 of them on cell sites.

Posted on May 23, 2012 READ MORE


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