Posted on June 1, 2013

Many types of storage tanks require government inspections, and all of them need scheduled maintenance. When workers are climbing up the sides and negotiating the platforms or sleek, metal walls, they may slip and fall without effective fall protection. Furthermore, without the proper fall arrest training to use the fall protection equipment, much of it is useless. In fact, the risk of falling may be greater among untrained workers with equipment than among those without equipment because it lulls them into a false sense of security.
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Posted on May 25, 2013

Since falls from elevated heights are the leading cause of work related death and injuries, companies must take the necessary precautions to ensure that anyone who works in an elevated location is well protected. Fortunately, there is fall protection equipment available that will allow workers to safely complete their jobs, and fall arrest training will teach workers how to prevent job related falls.
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Posted on April 15, 2013

Fall protection is extremely important in every industry and aircraft maintenance presents its own unique challenges. Companies that build, repair and maintain aircraft of all sizes need to take the necessary precautions to keep their workers safe. Fortunately, there are many fall protection devices on the market that will provide a safe environment for their employees, mechanics and engineers who work on all types of aircraft.
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Posted on April 5, 2013

With just one misstep or accidental slip, a person can fall, experiencing a serious injury or even death. Those who work in the trucking and railroad industries are at even greater peril due to the large machinery that they encounter on a daily basis. Although no one ever thinks it can happen to them, the danger of falling can occur to any person at any time. For this reason, every person who works in an elevated workplace where falling is a possibility, must be prepared by following fall protection rules and by using safety equipment.
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