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Investigating Accidents

A presentation for a course on accidents, including definitions of accidents, and information on how to identify and handle them and how to find out w...

Hazard Alert - Lightning Protection

Discusses ways to protect yourself from lightning....

Fume Hazards Can Menace Outdoor Workers, Too

Describes the dangers that welding fumes can cause when welding outside, depending on wind and other conditions....

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....

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...

Safety & Health Program

A template for a safety and health program that is applicable to construction....

Excavation and Trenching Safety Program - Project Manager's Manual

An in-depth manual on how to set up an excavation and trenching safety program – focused on the project manager. Part of a collection. Click on the...

Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Construction Projects

Detailed description of changes to Canada’s Occupational Health and Safety Act and Regulations for Construction Projects...

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...