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Why GFCIs Fail

Explains the importance of GFCI’s to prevent electrocution, the way they work, and how to examine them to assure that they are working properly....

Preventing Electrocutions of Crane Operators and Crew Members Working Near Overhead

Information on electrocutions of crane operators and crew including statistics, case studies, regulations and recommendations to avoid electrocutions....

Preventing Occupational Fatalities in Confined Spaces

This alert presents case studies of deaths in confined spaces and provides information on how to avoid injuries and deaths in them....

Trenching

An article on trenching incidents in Illinois with a description of safety issues, statistics, regulations and ways to improve safety...

Electrocution

A discussion of electrocution including statistics, types of hazards, case studies and methods to avoid electrocutions....

Deaths and Injuries Involving Elevators and Escalators - A Report of the Center To Protect Workers' Rights

An in-depth report on the causes of injuries and deaths working near elevators and escalators and how to work more safely....

Control of Hazardous Energy (Lockout/Tagout)

Template for a lockout/tagout program....

Confined Space Entry

A presentation on the confined space standard, including definitions, explanations of hazards and information on how to comply....

Excavation and Safety Program - Worker's Manual

Information on the aspects of an excavation and trenching safety program with a focus on the worker. Part of a collection. Click on the 'collection' b...

Contractor Safety a Growing Issue

A presentation on the necessity and benefits of having a comprehensive safety program and an introduction to the requirements of a program....