Gregory Ecchevarria Didn't Need to Die
He survived more than 10 years of active military service in Afghanistan and Iraq, but couldn't survive New York City's increasingly deadly construction industry. Non-union shops like the one Mr. Ecchevarria worked at are a big reason why construction work is New York City's most dangerous occupation. More deadly than policing and firefighting.
This is his story.
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If you work, shop, study, or live in a NYC high-rise, here are 3 reasons you'll want to know who built it: safety, quality, and cost to you. Find out the real stories about non-union construction in New York City.