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IHSN Article – 10,000 Falls In Construction Every Year Prompts OSHA Campaign

By on Jul 27, 2012 in Updates |

The Campaign to Prevent Falls in Construction was highlighted in an IHSN article. The article quotes Dr. David Michaels:

“The busy summer months in the construction industry are upon us, and now is the time to ensure that workers and employers understand what is required to prevent falls,” said Dr. David Michaels, assistant secretary of labor for occupational safety and health. “When working at heights, everyone needs to plan ahead to get the job done safely, provide the right equipment and train workers to use the equipment safely.”

Read the rest of the article here.