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Doing our part to prevent falls

By Erik Harden, BWC Public Information Officer

Eight-hundred forty-nine: That’s the number of workers in the U.S. who didn’t make it home in 2016 because they died from a fall at work. 507 more words

Ohio Bureau Of Workers' Compensation

The ABC's of Fall Protection

In effort to support the 2018 OSHA Stand Down for Construction Safety, Tommy Cores provided information about the ABC’s of Fall Protection for the OFFSHC members today.  58 more words

OFFSHC Meetings

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

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

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