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Concussions on the Construction Site: Knowing the Symptoms

If you’re a construction professional or you’ve ever worked in the construction industry, you probably already know that construction sites are one of the most common places where American employees are injured. Concussions are a major construction site injury that can severely and permanently injure workers. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, concussions account for only about four percent of all on-site accidents but make up a startling 21 percent of construction-related deaths.

Understanding and being able to recognize the symptoms of a concussion can potentially save the life of one of your coworkers or employees. Some of the most common symptoms of a concussion include:Read More