White Card Update: Best Way to Manage a Fall Hazard

Falling from heights can be fatal especially when working on elevated work platforms, rooftops, scaffolds and similar heights. Regulation requires an approved safety system to be implemented, including guardrails, scaffolding and fall protection. If these measures do not sufficiently reduce the risk workers should be equipped with proper safety harnesses. Typically falls on construction sites […]

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Safety When Working with Ladders

By Joelk75 There are a number of tradesman whose work involves them climbing a ladder at some time or the other such as builders, electricians and plumbers. Although ladders are such a common feature on construction sites, they are consistently the cause of falls and injuries. Perhaps this is due to the fact that workers […]

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