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What You Don’t Know CAN Hurt You

Posted by Lisa Lopes on

What You Don’t Know CAN Hurt You

No fall protection equipment — regardless of how effective — can save an employee who is not properly trained in its use. Therefore, to maintain a safe and productive environment for workers at height, proper fall protection training is the first and most important step in your fall protection program. Employees working at height must be thoroughly trained with the knowledge and skills to recognize fall hazards; to evaluate the risk posed by each hazard; and to control the hazard through preventive or protective measures. Each individual must understand these techniques and procedures, including any challenges unique to their company’s...

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