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I'm back! Preventing Falls In Construction

It has been a while since I last posted on WordPress but thought I would begin to ramp things up again.  The month of May is extremely important in the construction industry.  515 more words

Safety

Don’t fall down on the job! Get ready for the 2018 stand-down

By Mike Marr, BWC Technical Resource Consultant

Do you know what the leading cause of worker fatalities is in construction? Each year, between 150 and 200 workers die, and more than 100,000 are injured, as a result of falls at construction sites. 301 more words

Ohio Bureau Of Workers' Compensation

Falls Leading Cause of Death

Falls are the leading cause of death in the construction industry. In addition to falls from scaffolding, there are falls from open-sided floors or through floor openings. 1,219 more words

Hazard Control

Behind the Scenes of Brauner Safety Trainings

As most roofing professionals are already aware, safety should be a top priority on the jobsite.  Safety requirements and policies change and expand over time to adjust to new regulations and necessary guidelines, and in order for crews to remain compliant (and safe), safety training should be an integral part of your business operations. 288 more words

MSA Issues ‘Stop Use’ Notice for Welding Harnesses

Cranberry Township, PA — Personal protective equipment manufacturer MSA has issued a Stop Use notice for certain welding harnesses.

After a field report and an MSA investigation, the company is advising customers to stop using Gravity Welder Harnesses made between July 2015 and Jan. 202 more words

OSHA

OSHA’s Most Cited Standards in 2017

A quick look at OSHA’s Top 10 list of safety violations in 2017

After reviewing the recent listing of OSHA’s most cited violations for 2017, it looks like we have good news and bad news.  358 more words

Custom Roof hatch manufactures; providing increased safety and protection to workers

Roofs are important coverings installed to protect interior of the house or building from weather elements such as rain, heat, dust and debris. In houses roof not only protect the interior but people go to the roofs to enjoy the rains and even relax. 251 more words

Roof Hatches