Tom Greaves

Tom Greaves is a senior analyst with Spar Point Research LLC in Danvers, Mass.



February 28, 2006
Surveying bridges, roads and tunnels can be bad for your health. Across the country, traffic density is on the rise. And regrettably, commuters have little patience for lane closures and related disruptions to their daily routines. The lack of courtesy drivers extend to workers wearing reflective vests is appalling. Certainly unsafe, this foolish behavior has proven devilishly difficult to regulate and enforce, and occasionally, the results are fatal. According to the most current information available from the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics, nine fatalities of architects, cartographers, and surveying and mapping technicians were recorded in 2004
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