Safety Tips

Safety Tips

construction worker using a respirator mask to protect against dust on a construction site

Are Respirators or N95 Masks Better for Dust Protection During Construction?

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Dust is one of the biggest and most common hazards on all indoor and outdoor construction sites. Heavy machinery against materials that are cut, drilled, or sanded can blow clouds of dust into the air and the lungs of the workers on-site. The dust created from construction activities can contain harmful particles …

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Fall Protection Equipment for Theme Park Construction Safety

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Did you know that about 30,000 accidents occur each year in theme parks? It’s true, and when you think about it, this number isn’t all that surprising. From trips and falls that result in cuts or bruises to more serious incidents that can cause broken bones, brain injuries, and more—theme parks are …

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OSHA Construction Ladder Requirements for Fall Protection

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn The Fatal Four are the four most common causes of death in the construction industry, according to OSHA. At the top of this list are falls, accounting for nearly 40% of all construction fatal injuries. Proper safety rails and equipment are essential to secure your roofing site and protect your workers. Ladders …

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Top Safety Tips & Tools for Welding During Roof Construction

For commercial buildings and modern residential builds, roofs built with a stainless steel base are key for strength and durability. Compared to other materials like wood or concrete, stainless steel is known to withstand extreme weather conditions and has a longer lifespan. Although it brings many benefits, it can also be dangerous to install. To …

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Top Construction Safety Tips for Using a Soldering Iron

Master Soldering Iron Safety & Avoid Worker Injury with These Top Tips Soldering irons are a critical component to any construction site. They’re used for joining, repairin, and cutting metal, making them an incredibly versatile tool. With such intense heat coming from the tip of the iron, however, it’s essential that users follow all safety …

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construction roofing worker attaching an anchor hook and safety harness fall arrest kit for personal safety from falls and injury risks

How to Safely Attach Anchor Hooks for Fall Arrest Kits & Safety Harnesses

Reduce Dangers & Risks by Learning How to Securely Attaching Anchor Hooks Working at tall heights can be dangerous, but with the proper safety equipment, it can be much safer. A fall arrest system is one of the most important safety gear pieces. This system includes a harness and an anchor point, which attaches to …

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