An estimated 2.3 million construction workers, or 65% of the construction industry, work on scaffolds frequently. In a recent Bureau of Labor Statistics study, 72 percent of workers injured in scaffold accidents attributed their injuries to planking or support giving way, slipping or being struck by a falling object.
Scaffolds are an essential element at many worksites. An estimated [...]
Falls are the leading cause of death in the construction [...]
The OSHA Training Center Spotlights Training Curriculum to Reduce the Top 10 Most Frequent OSHA Violations
The OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District [...]