Toolbox Talks

  • Rooftop Openings # 18

    Roof Openings are one of the most serious hazards we work around. Every year numbers of construction workers are seriously injured and killed because of inadequately protected holes and openings.

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  • Housekeeping # 17

    Good housekeeping is the first law of accident prevention and should be a primary concern of the entire workforce. Poor housekeeping often results in unsafe conditions and also implies that the project is poorly managed and the work being done

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  • Concrete Work # 16

    Caution: Anyone working around or with concrete forms/false work should be aware of the hazards it presents and the safety precautions that are required.

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  • Electrical - Assured Equipment Grounding # 15

    Insulation and grounding are two recognized means of preventing injury during electrical equipment operation. Ensure the following guidelines are being followed:

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  • Take Your Safety Into Your Own Hands # 14

    Reminders about your ladder Determine what type of ladder is appropriate for your current work environment

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  • A Safe Worker's Promise # 13

    Personal commitments you can live and work by:  I anticipate possible dangers in any given operation and make every effort to analyze and avoid them before starting work, including immediately communicating such to my foreman.

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  • Backs & Lifting # 12

    “Oh, my aching back!” If your employees are like most people, they have moaned out that refrain more than once in their lives.

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  • Hand Protection # 11

    Your hands can be subject to numerous potential injuries at work, especially when working with chemicals, extreme hot or cold temperatures, and sharp, heavy or abrasive objects and surfaces.

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  • Scaffolding (Ten Rules to Live By) # 10

    Scaffolds are designed by qualified people, erected by competent people, used by trained people. Inspect it everyday it is in use.

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  • OSHA Site Inspection # 9

    Under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, OSHA is authorized to conduct workplace inspections to determine if employers are complying with standards issued for safe and healthful workplaces.

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