Lessons Learned About Fall Protection Safety on Boom Lifts
Boom lifts are effective when you need to access heights without the expense of a crane or the hassle of scaffolding, but tip over hazards are a real concern.
Bucket Truck Incident is a Fall Protection Reminder
It shouldn't take a fatality for employers to review and update their safety program and ensure proper fall protection procedures are used on every job.
Tragic Incident Shows Why Safety Meetings are Important
A loud, dusty environment, like a construction site, can provide many distractions. Learn more about the lessons learned from this tragic incident.
Why It's Important to Report Workplace Injuries Quickly
Unsafe acts on the job can lead to workplace incidents resulting in injuries, illnesses, or fatalities. Time is critical when reporting an injury, here's why.
Deadly Incident Shows How Construction Can Be Dangerous
Caught-in hazards don't just exist where a line worker might get their glove caught in a gear, these hazards exist everywhere on a construction site.
When Skylights are Deadly: Why Fall Protection is Required
"How could I have prevented it? Don't say, I've been doing this for 20 years, that won't happen to me, because it's not true. Look what happened."
Crushed-by Wood Chipper Machine Maintenance Incident
Wood chippers are dangerous, but this tragedy didn't happen the way you think. Lessons Learned reminder to always inspect heavy equipment prior to use.
Unguarded Skylight Results in Roofer's Tragic Death
Proper covers, guardrails and signage must be utilized for floor hole hazards, including skylights, to prevent deadly incidents, like this one.
Lessons Learned from Deadly Construction Struck-by Incident
When workers are assigned to tasks in the vicinity of moving vehicles, the employer should require pre-work safety meetings for all employees on site.