Safe Supervisor Newsletter May 2017
Plan, Provide, Train: Three Steps to Preventing Falls
Falls are the leading cause of deaths in the construction industry. Most of these
deaths are preventable. Falls can be prevented and lives can be saved through
three simple steps:
1. Plan 2. Provide 3. Train
Preventing Falls on Temporary Stairs
Temporary stairs are common during the construction of buildings. They are also some of the most neglected areas on a job site. Stairs that aren’t designed to regulatory specifications or are improperly installed are a danger to everyone that works on or visits the site.