Toolbox Talk: Equipment: Getting On and Off

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CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training

Summary Statement

The CPWR Toolbox Talk on Equipment: Getting On and Off addresses risks associated with getting on and off of heavy equipment. The resource includes a ‘real-life’ case example, steps to prevent a related injury or illness, and questions for discussion. It includes an image (page 2) that illustrates the hazard, which can be posted in a central location as a reminder of steps to work safely. Click on the following links to access the English version and the Spanish version.

Graphic of one worker cleaning up debris while another worker climbs onto a tractor maintaining three-point contact.