Construction safety

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Safely working at height

Most workers are trained to climb using the “three points of contact” rule, but how do they stay safe when tools and equipment need to go up with them?
Most workers are trained to climb using the “three points of contact” rule, but how do they stay safe when tools and equipment need to go up with them?
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Prevent heat-related illness

What do safety professionals need to know about heatstroke and how to prepare for these emergencies?
What do safety professionals need to know about heatstroke and how to prepare for these emergencies?
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Gas detection in confined spaces

OSHA requires a direct-reading portable gas detector to test the atmosphere in a confined space before my workers enter. Why is a direct-reading monitor needed instead of an alarm-only monitor?
OSHA requires a direct-reading portable gas detector to test the atmosphere in a confined space before my workers enter. Why is a direct-reading monitor needed instead of an alarm-only monitor?
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Dropped objects prevention

What are the latest trends in dropped objects prevention, and how can a company get on board with promoting the cause?
What are the latest trends in dropped objects prevention, and how can a company get on board with promoting the cause?
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After a fall from height

What are the health risks associated with a post-fall condition? How can fall protection harnesses mitigate these risks?
What are the health risks associated with a post-fall condition? How can fall protection harnesses mitigate these risks?
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