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Throgs Neck »

A private contractor was upgrading electrical equipment at a bridge building when he died, the MTA said.

Williamsburg »

The unidentified man was injured at the commercial building site during concrete placing operations.

Long Island City »

The worker fell 12 feet at the site, which has seen two other falls in the past year.

Brownsville »

A three-story home under construction on Prospect Place crumbled, hurting eight men, fire officials said.

Greenwich Village »

 Jaime Sillart, 56, died Friday after falling 70 feet from scaffolding on an NYU building.

Greenwich Village »

The D.P. Consulting & Construction Corp. employee was working on the facade of 19 University Place.

Midtown »

James Lomma, who was cleared in a fatal 2008 East Side crane collapse, owned the rig, officials said.

Sheepshead Bay »

A construction worker in Sheepshead Bay was buried up to his chest in a trench, fire officials said.

Melrose »

A construction worker was hurt at 678 Union Ave. in Melrose.

Financial District »

The man fell from an elevated platform at the World Trade Center construction site, FDNY said.

Hamilton Heights »

The man was injured Friday morning after tumbling down a 15-foot hole in Harlem, the FDNY said.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

A worker was injured after falling in a construction site near the Javits Center, FDNY said.

Upper East Side »

The MTA will require orange cones and safety harnesses at hazardous areas.

Upper East Side »

Joseph Barone was trapped 75 feet underground for more than four hours before being freed.

Gowanus »

Three men fell about 25 or 30 feet from a steel frame at the site, on Third Avenue and Third Street.