Construction hazards with suggested options for making work safer
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Selecting Proper Welding Processes to Reduce Fume Exposure
When selecting the proper welding process for the task, evaluating the potential for fume generation and the availability of different, lo...
Using vacuum blasting equipment can help reduce exposure to silica, lead, and other hazardous substances produced by the abrasive blasting...
Alternative Saw Blades
Using an alternative saw blade designed to reduce noise can help lower the risk of hearing loss.
Powered Carpet Puller
A powered carpet removal equipment to help reduce musculoskeletal disorders from stooped postures and stresseful hand and wrist activities...
Audiometric testing meaures how well a worker can hear and documents any hearing loss.
Hand-held XRF Gun for Lead Testing
Hand-held XRF Analyzers provide real-time estimates of the concentration of lead and other metals in solid materials without the need for ...
Featured Line of Work
Pipes & Vessels
Masonry, Tile, Cement & Plaster
Inspect and use scaffolds and ladders
Perform surface grinding or cutting
Cut boards and panels
Inspect and use mechanical lifts
Rig, load and transport construction debris
Cold-related Injuries and Illnesses
Heat and Sun Exposure
Stressful hand & wrist activity
Lifting and Carrying (Manual materials Handling)
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