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Hazard Alert - Scaffold Safety

Discusses the main causes of injuries and deaths when using scaffolds and describes steps that can be taken to minimize the hazards....

Encyclopedia of Occupational Safety & Health : Chapter 93 - Construction

A comprehensive overview of health and safety in construction worldwide, including trades, typical hazards, methods of prevention, regulations, manage...

Scaffolds Training Guide

A guided discussion through hazards of scaffolds, a set of questions to use for discussion and a sign-off form.Part of a collection. Click on the 'col...

Tying Off & Safety Nets Training Guide

A guided discussion through the steps that should be taken when determining whether to tie off or use other fall protection, including a set of questi...

Tying Off and Safety Nets

A checklist of the steps that should be taken when determining whether to tie off or use other fall protection. Part of a collection. Click on the 'co...

Scaffolds Checklist

A checklist for various types of scaffolds, including how to select a scaffold, and safety procedures prior to and during use, including erection and...

An Analysis of Fatal Events in the Construction Industry 2001

An in-depth analysis of fatal construction incidents in 2001 based on OSHA inspections, including cause of incident and comparisons with previous year...

Competent Person Scaffold Inspection Checklist

A checklist of items a competent person should complete daily for scaffold safety....

Evaluation of Participative Projects in the Construction Industry : An Analysis of the Effectiveness of the Results in Practice

Report on the results of several projects in which a number of people participated in the design of mechanical devices to reduce labor....

Laboratory Evaluation of Isometric Strength and Horizontal Shear Forces Associated with Typical Scaffold End Frame Disassembly Postures

Report on a study which was conducted to measure the whole body isometric strength capability and horizontal shear forces of 47 male construction work...