Category Archives: Hard Hat

Hire more Inspectors

Concerned about the pace at which OSHA is hiring new inspectors, Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) is requesting information on the agency’s staffing levels. In a letter sent on Oct. 4 to Loren Sweatt, OSHA’s acting assistant secretary of labor, DeLauro … Continue reading

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JLG Aerial Lift as a Crane

It is not often you get it on camera, but when you do it really does speak a 1000 words. Or more!!!! This was shared by a very competent mobile crane qualified operator that is also an experienced outdoor lighting … Continue reading

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HARD HATS

Head injuries can result in traumatic brain injuries and death. In 2012 more than 65,000 cases involving days away from work occurred due to head injuries in the workplace. In that year, (1,020) workers died from head injuries sustained on … Continue reading

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