Safety & Training

Understanding the Effects of Power Tool Vibration

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Work-related exposure to tools that vibrate can cause fingers to feel numb and tingly. Extended exposure to mechanical vibration can cause a condition known as Raynaud’s phenomenon, which is sometimes referred to as “white fingers” or “dead fingers.”

Selecting Subcontractors

Selecting Safe Subcontractors

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Among the most important issues to consider when selecting subcontractors is the subcontractor’s commitment to safety. Choosing a subcontractor with a poor safety record can lead to huge problems for the controlling contractor.

Safety

Fall Protection Stand-Down

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As part of its ongoing fall prevention campaign, OSHA has announced a national Fall Prevention Stand-Down from June 2 to 6, 2014, to raise awareness among employers and employees about the hazards of falls.

Choosing a Utility Locator

Map Quest

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Buried beneath your feet is a complex system of subsurface utilities, silently supplying power and connectivity to your home, neighborhood, office, farm and every city in between.