Fall Protection in Construction Environments

“Over 10,000 people are killed every year as a result of falls…and 200,000 to 300,000 people are disabled Fall Protection in Construction Environments provides the information employees need to work safely when they are off the ground, and satisfies the major training requirements in the OSHA Standard on Fall Protection. Falls are the second leading cause of death each year in the[..]

Eye Safety in Construction Environments

Eye Safety in Construction Environments shows employees how many eye problems are caused by understanding how the type of work they are doing can strain their eyes… or by not wearing the appropriate protective equipment. The course reminds employees that eye injuries can easily happen to them and shows them how to prevent these injuries. Most employees take healthy eyes for granted. But our[..]

Electrocution Hazards in Construction Part II

The second in a two-part series on electrocution hazards, Electrocution Hazards In Construction Environments Part II… Employer Requirements discusses the major types of electrocution hazards, and how employees can protect themselves from electrical hazards and electrocution in construction environments, as well as employers’ responsibilities in these areas. Construction sites can contain[..]

Electrocution Hazards in Construction Part I

The first in a two-part series on electrocution hazards, Electrocution Hazards In Construction Environments Part I… Types of Hazards and How You Can Protect Yourself discusses the major types of electrocution hazards, and how employees can protect themselves from electrical hazards and electrocution in construction environments. There are a number of causes of shock, electrical burns and[..]

Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse for Managers and Supervisors in Construction Environments

50 million binge drinkers, 17 million illegal drug users and almost 15 million people who abuse prescription drugs… and most of them have jobs Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse… for Managers and Supervisors in Construction Environments discusses drug and alcohol abuse, the damage it causes to workers and the businesses that employ them, and what should be done to create and[..]

Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse for Employees in Construction Environments

50 million binge drinkers, 17 million illegal drug users and almost 15 million people who abuse prescription drugs… and most of them have jobs Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse… for Employees in Construction Environments discusses the hazards of substance abuse, how employees can avoid them and what they can do to help keep their job site drug and alcohol-free. In the United States[..]

Crane Safety in Construction Environments

90% of crane-related accidents are caused by human error Crane Safety in Construction Environments is designed to remind employees that they are the key to preventing these incidents. While there are many different types of cranes, they all have the ability to make many jobs much easier by lifting enormous weight. But they also share the potential for disaster when they are not operated safely.[..]

Caught-In/Between Hazards in Construction Environments

Caught-In/Between Hazards are one of the top causes of fatalities in construction Caught-In/Between Hazards in Construction Environments provides the information employees need to recognize the caught-in/between hazards that are associated with construction tasks and avoid them before accidents happen. Caught-in/between accidents occur when a person is squeezed, caught, crushed, pinched or[..]