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Mortar Mixer Guard

Mortar Mixers must be guarded to prevent workers from getting caught by the rotating mixer blades. When the guard is flipped up to clean. the mixer m...

Roofing Debris Chute

Roofing debris chutes are required at 20 feet. A good chute will have guardrail protection so that the worker is protected from falling off the edge....

Carpenter wearing PPE

This carpenter starts the job out right with safety glasses, hard hat, safety vest, and cut resistant gloves....

Mesh protection along with Guardrails

Screen mesh can provide an additional layer of protection from dropped objects falling between the guardrails...

Husqvarna Recalls Lawn and Garden Tillers Due to Risk of Bodily Injury, Laceration

The tiller’s transmission shift rod and clip can come into contact with the control cable during shifting and cause the tiller to unintentionally mo...

Safety Watch case studies from Equipment World

Equipment World has created a series of case studies of incidents with construction equipment that are based on NIOSH FACE reports, as well as other s...

Overlapping Vulnerabilities: The Occupational Health and Safety of Young Immigrant Workers in Small Construction Firms

The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) joined forces to produce this re...

Toolbox Talk: Construction Worker Dies When He Leans Out of the Protective Cage of a Skid Steer Forklift and is Crushed

This Oregon-FACE toolbox talk is about a 32-year-old skidsteer operator who died after being crushed by a lift assembly while leaning out of his forkl...

Auto Salvage Worker Killed by Unsecured Car on Transporter

This Oregon FACE Toolbox Talk is about a 37-year-old truck driver who died when a salvage vehicle rolled off the top deck of his truck and crushed him...

FY15 Fatalities and Catastrophes To Date

This spreadsheet was produced by OSHA containing fatalities and catastrophes the agency recorded in Fiscal Year 2015 though January 16, 2015. The spre...