5 Ways To Ensure Safety On The Jobsite

Construction Marketing

Jobsite safety is now a top priority across many companies. Most importantly, businesses can fall into trouble with the law when they aren’t able to comply with jobsite safety requirements. Each workplace has their inherent safety risks. 3) Create A Workplace Safety Culture.

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Safety More Than Ever

Constructech

But the public awareness of the hazards encountered by healthcare professionals during the height of the pandemic also increased awareness of safety risks on other types of jobs. As workers return, jobsites are being examined more closely for safety omissions.

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Building a Strong Safety Culture

Safety Services Company

In recent years, many companies have started to realize the importance of building a strong safety culture within their workplace. The term “safety culture” can be defined as a company’s values, attitudes and beliefs about safety. We all must make safety a priority.

“Safety Professionals Staffing Safety Professionals” – Behind The Curtain at FDRsafety

FDR Safety

Staffing safety professionals can be even more difficult. We have a unique process to ease the pain of staffing safety positions for our clients. It’s safety professionals staffing safety professionals and there aren’t many other companies that can say that.

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Huh? Ugh! LOL: The Top Ten-tions of Construction Law and Contracts

Speaker: Matthew DeVries, Construction Law Attorney and National Blogger

The construction environment changed more in 2020 than any prior year—whether the parties were faced with government shutdowns, new health and safety restrictions, or overall financial strains. Yet, many projects remained on target and successfully reached the finish line this year. The rights and responsibilities of parties involved in a construction project are mainly dependent upon the contract or agreement between them, and there is no better time than to review your contractual obligations to identify risk pitfalls and ensure success. Join construction law attorney and national blogger Matthew DeVries as he discusses the top tensions on a construction project and how to avoid disputes.

National Safety Stand-Down Resources

FDR Safety

This week marks the annual National Safety Stand Down to Prevent Falls In Construction. There are a number of excellent resources for Safety Stand Down content including podcasts, toolbox talks, and videos. OSHA’s National Safety Stand Down Page.

Celebrating Safety in Construction

PC Construction

Today we kick off Construction Safety Week. and Canada will work together to educate our industry and build awareness about construction safety. The post Celebrating Safety in Construction first appeared on PC Construction Company Blog. All Safety

11 Safety Tips When Handling And Storing Construction Materials

Construction Marketing

Here are some safety tips to consider in handling and storing construction materials: 1. Therefore, you should have the appropriate storage tanks to ensure safety. Clear and visible signs are required to guarantee everyone’s safety on the construction site.

Winning with Safety

Viewpoint Construction Technology

How Encore Electric developed a Culture of Safety Excellence and was named the safest construction company in America

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Personal Data, Jobsite Safety

Constructech

The implementation of safety and health programs accounts for 2.5% For example, twICEme Technology and Zero Height Safety have a partnership for safety helmets and fall protection harnesses for the global market so that twICEme digital NFC technology can contribute to a more e?cient

You Can't Improve Construction Safety from Inside a Filing Cabinet

How mobile technology can mitigate risk, save money, and provide a competitive advantage

EP00: Welcome to The Safety Management Show

Safety Services Company

_. Every Safety Professional has a Unique Story to Tell. Safety professionals exist in all sorts of industries. Hear more stories from safety professionals by subscribing in Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts.

Stories for and by Safety Professionals

Safety Services Company

Here’s the thing… we’re a complete Safety, Training and Compliance solution provider which is a fancy way to say that we help companies create and implement safety programs. Our employees also talk with hundreds of safety professionals every day. Do you listen to podcasts?

Ladder Safety

Safety Services Company

CLIMBING THE LADDER OF SUCCESS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT LADDER SAFETY. Regarding ladder safety , the first thing to consider is choosing the right ladder for your needs. If available, anti-slip safety shoes should be used whenever a ladder is to be used.

Steps toward Greater Construction Safety

Constructech

Welcome to Construction Safety Week. Each year from roughly May 3-7, the construction industry narrows in on the topic of safety. Here’s what I love about the conversation about safety: it is so drastically different than it was even just 30 or 40 years ago.

A Kickoff to Construction Safety Week

PC Construction

Today kicks off the celebration of Construction Safety Week. While safety is a focus every moment of every day on the jobsite, this celebration brings together construction firms from across the U.S. All Safety

7 Key Precautions To Ensure Loading Dock Safety

Construction Marketing

Of course, these are hardly the only safety issues in loading bays. Collisions can happen and compromise not just the dock operations but also the goods being moved and the safety of the workers. A clean working environment is always a step in the right direction towards safety.

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EP03: Creating Employee and Business Value in Safety Training

Safety Services Company

_. Different companies have different attitudes towards safety. There are those that want to get new employees certified as quickly as possible to put them to work, and there are others who want to build robust safety programs. But the truth is, safety requires the help of everybody. “It’s

Best Safety Glasses for Mechanics

Work Gearz

If you work with cars or with other types of machinery that require a mechanic, you may be working with things that are in motion and consequentially safety measures become a priority. A good pair of safety glasses can make all the difference in protecting your vision long term. .

Ladder Safety

Safety Services Company

Climbing the Ladder of Success: What You Need to Know About Ladder Safety. Regarding ladder safety , the first thing to consider is choosing the right ladder for your needs. If available, anti-slip safety shoes should be used whenever a ladder is to be used. Safety Tips

Virtual Safety Training: What to Expect during a Biden OSHA

FDR Safety

FDRsafety is excited to partner with the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry for a three part Virtual Safety Training series in January, February, and March 2021. The post Virtual Safety Training: What to Expect during a Biden OSHA appeared first on FDRsafety.

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Construction Safety Meetings: 7 Key Topics You Need to Address

Safety Services Company

No matter what you call them — safety meetings can be an effective way to quickly incorporate safety into your day-to-day operation without interfering with production. We’ve put together a list of the top 7 construction safety meeting topics you should be addressing regularly.

TN Chamber of Commerce Virtual Safety Training: How to Transform Your Safety Culture

FDR Safety

FDRsafety is excited to partner with the Tennessee Chamber of Commerce & Industry for the second session of our three part Virtual Safety Training series on February 11th 2021.

Exploring Psychological Safety

Construction Business Owner

Exploring Psychological Safety. Alex Headley. Wed, 06/09/2021 - 09:33. In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, workforce stress is at an all-time high. More than 70% of the workforce agrees that this has been the most stressful time of their entire career.

4 Safety Tips Every Construction Worker Should Know

Construction Marketing

Worried about your safety at work? The best way to avoid injury is to follow these important safety tips that every construction worker should know. Wear Proper Safety Gear. Wearing the proper safety equipment will help you and those around you stay safe in the work environment, especially high visibility clothing. By being vigilant with your safety and that of others, you are far more likely to avoid injury.

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Shoulder Safety

Constructech

Safety structures, roll cages, and other attempts to give the operator a safer environment are only effective once the tipping starts. The post Shoulder Safety appeared first on Constructech. Tip-overs are a real problem with heavy equipment.

Construction Safety Challenge

Constructech

Equally important, construction companies are learning a critical lesson from the coronavirus problem: safety must be paramount. So, take the Challenge, remembering that Safety is everyone’s business. The post Construction Safety Challenge appeared first on Constructech.

Connected Jobsites: The Future of Safety & Productivity

Construction Business Owner

Connected Jobsites: The Future of Safety & Productivity. For those who have worked on an IoT connected jobsite, the disruptive change is obvious: significant improvements in safety, productivity and efficiency Alex Headley. Mon, 07/05/2021 - 07:30.

Process Safety vs. Personal Safety

Safety Services Company

Process Safety vs. Personal Safety. For anyone working in safety or in a high-risk industry such as a refinery or manufacturing plant, you’re probably heard the term process safety. In several key ways, process safety is different from occupational health and safety, so why should you know the difference? How can it affect workers onsite if you are already focusing on personal and behavioral safety? Personal Safety. Process Safety.

Who Is Responsible For Temporary Worker Safety?

FDR Safety

Who Is Responsible For Temporary Worker Safety? OSHA has made it clear that staffing agencies and host employers are jointly responsible for temporary worker safety. Host employers should make sure that their contracts with staffing agencies clearly specify the safety obligations of each party. Prioritize your own company’s Safety Culture. Remembering why safety is important is just as valuable as remembering how. Just ask OSHA.

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Safety Culture Exercise: Improving Attitudes Towards Safety

FDR Safety

Creating an effective Safety Culture is something we at FDRsafety preach daily to our clients, partners, friends, and family. Through our decades of experience, we have learned that an Effective Safety Culture is something that is developed through individuals buying into the idea that safety is THE TOP VALUE at home and work. Safety has been long thought of and approached as a “how to” subject, when it actuality it is far more a “why” subject.

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How BIM is empowering safety on site

Lets Build

Safety BIM construction site safety safety in constructionIn most cases, the discussion around Building Information Modeling (BIM) tends to focus on the potential efficiency and financial benefits that it may entail for the construction industry. Nevertheless, BIM can significantly contribute to the prevention of severe accidents on site, as well. Construction is one of the most hazardous.

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6 Best Prescription Safety Glasses for Work

Work Gearz

Safety is the number one consideration for professional tradesmen, engineers, architects, and anyone having to deal with construction, industrial, chemical or agricultural work. Prescription Safety Glasses Frame Comfort Colors Extra. Safety prescription glasses. Safety.

Cold Weather Safety Tips for Construction

Viewpoint Construction Technology

When one side of the world is focusing on heat safety, the other is ramping up for cold weather worker exposure. Much like when we talked about the importance of heat safety on the job , employers are responsible and required to protect workers from safety hazards, including cold temperatures and extreme weather. Plan to prevent cold weather safety issues at your jobsites. Best Practices Featured employees jobsite safety

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Can I Look at the Sun With Laser Safety Glasses?

Work Gearz

Rather, you should use a specially designed pair of safety glasses to do so. Of these, the laser safety glasses stand out. YES, you can look at the sun with laser safety glasses. Pros of Using Laser Safety Glasses to View the Sun. How to Choose the Laser Safety Glasses.

Global Safety: A look into Australia's safety operations

Construction Dive

What can global safety leaders teach us locally? Australia is sharing what they’re doing to make construction safer

Safety Procedures at Construction Site – Safety Precautions and PPEs

The Constructor

Every construction site involves activities which can be dangerous for safety of workmen. So, safety procedures need to be followed PPEs to be used. How To Guide Safety Guide Construction safety

6 Best Safety Glasses for Lawn Care

Work Gearz

After consulting several teams of professional gardening and lawn maintenance pros who tested safety glasses for us specifically in relation to lawn care, our top choice falls to the Jackson V30 Nemesis Polarized Safety Glasses because they are ergonomic, comfortable, wraparound, and lightweight.

Tunnel Safety

Constructech

Today, construction of tunnels is getting a boost from technology for improving and monitoring safety. The system aims to prevent safety accidents and eliminate safety “blind spots” at construction sites. The post Tunnel Safety appeared first on Constructech.

Digital Construction Solutions for Compliance and Safety

Constructech

We are in an era where jobsite safety is paramount—for a number of reasons. We know the National Safety Council says the number of preventable work deaths increased 2% in 2019, totaling 4,572. The safety-management system reduces injury rate by 55-72%.