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Deaths From Aerial Lifts

Provides information on the causes of deaths on aerial lifts, the trades most often involved and suggestions to avoid death and injury....

Trench Safety: An Employer Turns to OSHA for help

Report on a case where a contractor working with a trench called OSHA for help. OSHA made recommendations that resulted in a much safer situation for...

Grinding Safeguards

Describes safety hazards using grinders, PPE that should be worn and steps that can be taken to reduce hazards....

Backhoe & Loader Safety

Information on how to handle a backhoe/loader safely, including clothing to wear, checking the machine prior to operation and operating it safely....

Multi Employer Relationships on the Job Site

A presentation on the distribution of responsibilities and when a variety of employers are working together on a project, including the management of...

Surveillance of Construction Workers in North Carolina, Ohio, and Missouri :Summary of Final report to CPWR: January 2001

An in-depth report on the cause of death in construction workers in North Carolina over a 10 year period, including recommendations on improving healt...

Highway-Visibility Apparel

Provides data suggesting that wearing visibility apparel is cost effective as well an important safety precaution....

Standard Offers Increased Visibility to Workers

A DOT administrator explains why he changed to ANSI/ISEA-compliant vests to protect workers in roadway workzones....

Keeping Your Head and Your Life

Describes 3 case studies in which a hardhat saved a worker from serious injury....

CPSC: John Deere Tractor Trailer Recall

John Deere 4000 Ten Series Compact Utility Tractors sold between April 2001 and August 2003 are being recalled due to transmission issues....