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Department of Energy Hoisting and Rigging Handbook

In-depth manual on the DOE requirements for hoisting and rigging. Includes definitions, standards, training requirements and procedures for many diffe...

Backhoe & Loader Safety

Information on how to handle a backhoe/loader safely, including clothing to wear, checking the machine prior to operation and operating it safely....

Surveillance of Construction Workers in North Carolina, Ohio, and Missouri :Summary of Final report to CPWR: January 2001

An in-depth report on the cause of death in construction workers in North Carolina over a 10 year period, including recommendations on improving healt...

CPSC: John Deere Tractor Trailer Recall

John Deere 4000 Ten Series Compact Utility Tractors sold between April 2001 and August 2003 are being recalled due to transmission issues....

Site Communications

Describes a set of hand signals to use for communication when normal communication isn’t possible due to noise or respirator wear and discusses the...

Investigating Accidents

A presentation for a course on accidents, including definitions of accidents, and information on how to identify and handle them and how to find out w...

Preventing Worker Injuries and Deaths from Traffic-Related Motor Vehicle Crashes

An alert on steps that can be taken to reduce injuries and deaths from traffic related crashes, focused on drivers and employers of drivers who work e...

New Regulations - Changes involve new responsibilities for all workplace parties

Description of new Canadian regulation that deals with fall protection, traffic control and toilet clean-up....

On the ROAD - Looking for Safety Zones

An article describing the dangers of workzones and how to drive safely through them....

Contractor Safety a Growing Issue

A presentation on the necessity and benefits of having a comprehensive safety program and an introduction to the requirements of a program....