Summer Safety Tips for Construction Worker

archdevil

Royal Member
Sep 21, 2017
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India
Issues with extreme weather can rise major concerns for employee safety. And as we are getting closer to the summer and temperatures start to rise, a bigger concern arises.

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, most heat-related job site deaths occur in the first three days of work, and half happen on the first day.

Workers need time to get adapted to hot weather, particularly any employees who haven’t worked outdoors recently.

Below are some tips on how to protect your workers from suffering a heat stroke in a work zone-refer the attached presentation.
 

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HockeyPuck

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Feb 3, 2019
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Chicago, Illinois (USA)
We can NEVER discuss safety enough - The more we discuss, review, train, study & refresh how we behave on our jobsites, the more ingrained the behavior becomes and the safer our jobsites become - Great post!!