Construction is the most dangerous land based work sector. The problem is not that the hazards and risks are unknown, it is that they are very difficult to control in a constantly changing work environment.
Our Construction video library will help to comply to OSHA rules and regulations. Call a safety consultant to make sure your site is safe.
OSHA Construction requirements
Falls - consistently account for the greatest number of fatalities in the construction industry. If you have employees who work six or more feet above a lower level, you must provide fall protection.
Stairways and Ladders. Working on and around stairways and ladders can be hazardous. Stairways and ladders are major sources of injuries and fatalities among construction workers.
Scaffolding. Do you use scaffolding on your jobsite?
Electrical. Almost all construction employers must consider the hazards associated with electricity (i.e., electric shock, electrocution, fires and explosions).
Trenching and Excavation are among the most hazardous construction operations.
Motor Vehicle Safety/Highway Work Zones. Do you operate motor vehicles on your jobsite or do your employees work in and around highway work zones?
Top OSHA Violations