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Scaffold Safety Training Tips

Fall protection equipment

Did you know that the four leading causes for construction related deaths were falls, electrocution, getting caught between two objects, and being struck by an object? In fact, one in every five workplace fatalities involves a construction worker. This is why safety equipment, like hard hats and steel toe boots, are necessary during any construction job.

Although the amount of fatally injured construction workers has decreased by around 200 people on average between 2008 to 2013, the amount is still far, far too high. For this reason, employers need to supply their workers with heavy equipment training and construction safety training courses.

One of the most important kinds of construction safety c Continue reading