The Power of Pre-Task Safety and Health Plans

Pre-Task Planning is necessary to make any construction project successful. “Pre-Task Safety and Health Planning” is necessary to promote a safer and healthier work...

Myths & Misconceptions of Fall Protection

Falls are the leading cause of injury and death in work-related accidents. When a fall hazard exists, fall protection equipment is necessary to protect...

EM 385-1-1: The Latest Revision is Out!

After nearly 3 years in its revision, the United States Army Corp of Engineers (USACE) EM 385-1-1, Safety and Health Requirements Manual, 2014 version...

Out of Harm’s Way

Workers on roadway construction jobsites are exposed to possible injury and death from moving construction vehicles and equipment. The National Institute for Occupational Safety...

NFPA 70E: Understanding the Risks of Non-Compliance

The U.S. Department of Labor estimates that more than 400 fatalities and nearly 10,000 serious injuries occur each year due to Arc Flash related...

The Benefits of IIPP: Is it a “Do it Yourself” Project?

One of the critical elements of a leading safety culture is the development and implementation of an effective Injury and Illness Prevention Program (I2P2/IIPP)....
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Creating a Safer Work Environment

The Halo Light™ Personal Active Safety System Improved Safety During Nighttime Resurfacing and Repaving Project Safety is a key concern across many jobs and industries,...

The Four E’s of a SMART Safety Culture

What is the best way to reduce accidents in the workplace? According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), developing a strong safety...

Getting a Grip on Mobile Workplace Slips

Tips for keeping your work crews sure-footed Slips happen. A simple misstep on a wet walkway or gunky ladder rung can send you reeling. When...

OSHA Citations and Powerlines | A 20 foot Working Radius

Correlation between power line contact and OSHA Citations The most common OSHA citations under the new Crane & Derrick standard: failure to ensure signalperson is...