Construction hazards with suggested options for making work safer
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Implementing a Buy Quiet program can reduce the risk of noise-induced hearing loss, increase worksite awareness, lower impact on community...
Safe Work Practices When Using Portable Generators
Recommendations to reduce the risk of electrical and fire hazards and exposure to carbon monoxide while using generators.
Transfer Switch for Generators
Installing transfer switches eliminate the risk of electrocuting line workers through backfeed from generators.
Movable Longitudinal Barriers
Movable longitudinal barriers may serve as alternatives to temporary concrete barriers and protect work zone workers on construction jobs....
Object Detection and Camera System for Heavy Equipment
An object detection and camera system for heavy equipment can prevent work zone struck-by injuries by alerting operators of their surround...
A crash cushion is a type of impact attenuator that can reduce struck-by hazards in construction work zones by creating a crumple zone to ...
Featured Line of Work
Masonry, Tile, Cement & Plaster
Pipes & Vessels
Sheet Metal & HVAC
Inspect and use scaffolds and ladders
Perform surface grinding or cutting
Load, unload and distribute construction materials
Cut boards and panels
Cold-related Injuries and Illnesses
Heat and Sun Exposure
Lifting and Carrying (Manual materials Handling)
Stressful hand & wrist activity
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