A Construction Safety Manual is Required to meet OSHA Regulations
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The construction industry involves many types of work activities covered by numerous regulations.
Proactive safety and health programs are an effective way to reduce injuries. A custom construction safety manual contains the basic safety manual elements required by OSHA plus additional chapters you choose according to your company needs. These additional chapters cover things like; personal protective equipment, scaffolding, trenching, hand and power tools, aerial lifts, cranes and much more. The number of high-risk elements construction workers are exposed to make a thorough safety plan a must.
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Employers must meet certain administrative requirements that may include OSHA notification, specific registration, permitting, certification, recordkeeping, and the posting of information in the workplace. Some of these requirements depend on the construction trade or type of activity in which employers are involved. Your plan should describe the whole of the company’s safety and health activities. This an ongoing process. Construction workers engage in many activities that may expose them to serious hazards, such as falling from rooftops, unguarded machinery, being struck by heavy construction equipment, electrocutions, silica dust, and asbestos. Other potential hazards for construction workers include; falls, trench collapse, scaffold collapse, electric shock failure to use proper personal protective equipment and repetitive motion injuries.
Nearly 6.5 million people work at approximately 252,000 construction sites across the nation on any given day. The fatal injury rate for the construction industry is higher than the national average in this category for all industries. Customize your construction safety plan now!