Major construction projects are great things. They create jobs for a lot of workers. With the economy still sluggish at best, everyone agrees that we can use all the jobs we can get. The mildness of the winter throughout the Midwest, including Mundelein, probably represents something of a boon for construction. But it also increases the risks of individuals suffering a workplace accident. And the reality is that the work doesn't stop for long, even when accidents do occur.