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Prevent Worker Fatigue and Fatigue-related Injuries and Illnesses

Many American workers spend over 40 hours a week at work and almost 15 million work full time on evening, night, rotating or other irregular shifts. Work schedules like these may cause worker fatigue.

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Scaffolding Safety Requires Employer Vigilance to Protect Workers

An estimated 2.3 million workers, or 65% of the construction industry, work on scaffolds, and thousands of workers are injured every year in scaffolding-related accidents.