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Construction workers need ongoing training on "Fatal Four"

The construction industry has some of the highest on-the-job fatality rates in the United States, with 796 reported deaths in 2013. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), one in five private industry worker fatalities were in construction. 286 more words

Workplace Health And Safety

Construction Safety Professional

Construction Safety Professional with OSHA 30 certification still needed.  Minimum three years experience in construction safety. Duties to include but not limited to ensuring company safety standards, site inspections, investigations, violations etc.  15 more words

Employment

Asbestos Removal: Where to Find It in Your House

By Wade Rogers

There exist six varieties of asbestos, which are classified in two general groups (based on information from the Australian Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency). 532 more words

Industrial Safety

Is Licensing Required For Asbestos Roof Removal?

By Wade Rogers

The process of asbestos roof removal requires extreme caution to avoid accidental contact with the harmful mineral. Due to this reason, homeowners should hire only professional companies that possess appropriate licenses. 524 more words

Industrial Safety

High - Tech Hard Hat

I think this is what happens when Google Glass meets a hard hat. The DAQRI Smart Helmet looks like a really cool gadget that could really benefit the construction industry. 14 more words

Construction

Texas workers 12 percent more likely to die on the job

According to a new study, workers in Texas are 12 percent more likely to die on the job than their peers working in other states. … 259 more words

Workplace Health And Safety