ladders

March is National Ladder Safety Month

By | 2019-02-25T19:06:04+00:00 February 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Every year more than 100 workers are fatally injured and thousands suffer disabling injuries in ladder-related incidents. In March, the American Ladder Institute is sponsoring its annual National Ladder Safety Month to promote ladder safety at work and home. OSHA will be participating in two symposiums on March 13 in Houston, Texas, (register to attend

OSHA’s Top Ten Violations for 2016

By | 2016-10-28T13:45:04+00:00 October 28th, 2016|Compliance, Employee, Regulations, Safety, Uncategorized|

Fall protection was at the top of the list….AGAIN Based on OSHA’s preliminary tabulation, the 2016 Top 10 Most Frequently Cited Safety Violations are: Fall Protection, 6,929 violations 2. Hazard Communication, 5,677 violations 3. Scaffolds, 3,906 violations 4. Respiratory Protection, 3,585 violations 5. Lockout/Tagout, 3,414 violations 6. Powered Industrial Trucks, 2,860 violations 7. Ladders, 2,639