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Fall Protection Safety Equipment Explained

Written by Economic Development Jobs on May 6, 2016. Posted in Fall protection competent person training, Lift products, Round sling

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It is no secret that construction workers lifting gear, rigging equipment, and material handling are at risk for falling and other accidents. OSHA follows a three step program to prevent falls and accidental deaths; plan, provide, and train.


Before you go ahead and purchase fall protection equipment, you need to determine the different risks and potential fall hazards in your workplace. The first step of action needed is to eliminate the potential risk of falling, and this could be as simple as moving your work to a ground floor.


It is essential you provide your team of employees with the right fa