Construction Safety

Occupational Safety, Industrial Safety, Construction Safety: Although the risk differ, all safety programs have basically the same approach.

1) Identification of the hazard
2) Evaluating the consequences
3) Removing or managing the risk

No two days are the same on a construction project. In an ever changing environment a new hazard can suddenly appear without notice. Moving equipment, open trenches, tripping hazards, electrical hazards and many others are all too common. Fortunately its not a lost cause. There are established safe practices, rules, regulations, and historical data to help eliminate the hazards and manage the risk.

Presented here are articles written to improve the knowledge base of safety hazards and working solutions.