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Thom Kramer Recognized for “Advancing Fall Protection Around the World”

For more than a decade, Thom Kramer has been an active participant and leader of the ANSI/ASSE Z359 Committee on Fall Protection. His tireless efforts to improve the standards and educate organizations on the best ways to apply them has led to receipt of the… 236 more words

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Safety Pays!

My family has been in the construction business ever since my grandfather immigrated from Italy in the early 1920’s. Having five sons, my grandfather always had an in-house work crew and back-log of work. 999 more words

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Falls are the leading cause of death for construction workers, accounting for 350 of the 937 construction fatalities recorded in 2015. These and other facts about fall hazards are highlighted in new resources from OSHA that employers can use in their discussions with employees during the National Safety Stand-Down. 77 more words

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Have you planned your Stand-Down to Prevent Falls event yet?

By Erik Harden, BWC Public Information Officer

Quick question: Do you know the most frequently cited violation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)? Don’t peek at the link. 312 more words

Ohio Bureau Of Workers' Compensation

OSHA’s Top Citation: Fall Protection: New Gear, New Regulations and New Standards - What Every EHS Pro Should Know!

By Guest Blogger: Allyson Clark

Plan, Provide and Trainis OSHA’s slogan for fall protection – sounds easy enough, Right? Well except that for the last 10 years, fall protection has been the number one issued citation by OSHA for construction and general industry. 1,499 more words

Technical Skills

Global Fall Protection Market Research 2017 Analysis and Forecasts to 2022

MarketResearchNest.com adds “Global Fall Protection Market 2017-2021”new report to its research database. The report spread across 70 pages with table and figures in it. 495 more words

Business And Finance

Tool Talk Safety - Ladder Safety

Safety Tip!

Did you know??

1 in 42 workplace deaths are caused by a fall from a ladder.

Fall protection equipment is the only thing between you and the ground if you take a tumble. 174 more words

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