Ladders, used properly, can be a safe and convenient tool. When used properly, however, they can lead to a serious injury or result in a fatality.
To the neophyte (new employee), you the veteran, will seem to have amazing knowledge. You know where all the equipment is, what forms must…
Learn to identify conditions and behaviors that cause falls: Stairways – Carrying objects that block the view of the steps, running
Drink 1/2 ounce daily for every pound you weigh. A 150lb person drinks 75 ounces, or approximately 2.5 quarts.
A safety harness is a crucial part of any job involving heights. When working from heights of 6 feet or above, you should don a safety harness to help ward off serious injury in the event of a fall
This inspection must be completed before machine use each day or at the beginning of each shift. Failure to do so could result in death or serious injury.
Scaffolds: DESIGNED by QUALIFIED people; ERECTED by COMPETENT people, USED by TRAINED people. Inspect it everyday it is in use.
The hands and fingers are the most often injured parts of the body. There are a few work activities which do not involve the hands. The potential for injury is always there
I worked construction for 10 years before my fall. It shattered my body and my livelihood. Work Safely. Use the right equipment. Falls can be prevented.
It is important to protect yourself and coworkers from injury. It’s equally important to protect the general public and surrounding property from injuries or property damage.