Safe Supervisor Newsletter August 2017
Don’t Leave Your Safety Up in the Air: Protect Against Falls from Heights
Working at heights without fall protection is irresponsible and dangerous. You could end up getting yourself killed or injuring or killing someone else. In fact, thousands of workplace injuries and deaths could be prevented each year by wearing fall protection.
Fall Through Roof Kills Ironworker
A journeyman ironworker fell through a roof and died of a brain injury. He and a co-worker were working on the roof of a building being dismantled. They were in the process of removing large bundles of roofing panels, which were stacked along the edge of the roof. A crane was being operated from the ground to remove them.