Fall Protection



Safety Changes All General Industry Employers Need to Know Safety Changes All General Industry Employers Need to Know Safety Changes All General Industry Employers Need to Know Safety Changes All General Industry Employers Need to Know


OSHA's final rule for walking-working surfaces is already in effect. Here are some answers to commonly asked questions about it

Fall Protection for Industrial Cleaners - Know How to Be Safe at Any Height Fall Protection for Industrial Cleaners - Know How to Be Safe at Any Height Fall Protection for Industrial Cleaners - Know How to Be Safe at Any Height Fall Protection for Industrial Cleaners - Know How to Be Safe at Any Height


Industrial cleaners do a lot of work at height and face special safety challenges when they do. Find out how to meet those challenges and...

Keys to Safe Ladder Use Keys to Safe Ladder Use Keys to Safe Ladder Use Keys to Safe Ladder Use


Ladders might seem like a no-brainer, but misuse of them can lead to serious injuries. Find out how to use them safely

How to Choose Your Fall Protection Anchorage How to Choose Your Fall Protection Anchorage How to Choose Your Fall Protection Anchorage How to Choose Your Fall Protection Anchorage


Your anchorage is an integral part of your overall fall protection system. Find out how to stay safe by selecting the right anchorage

How to Inspect Your Fall Harness When Working Alone How to Inspect Your Fall Harness When Working Alone How to Inspect Your Fall Harness When Working Alone How to Inspect Your Fall Harness When Working Alone


Fall safety is critical for anyone working at height, and especially for those working alone. Find out how lone workers can inspect their...

The Dangers of Sweating Slab Syndrome The Dangers of Sweating Slab Syndrome The Dangers of Sweating Slab Syndrome The Dangers of Sweating Slab Syndrome


Sweating slab syndrome is characterized by the regular formation of condensation on a concrete floor. In addition to causing falls and...

Safety and Overconfidence: 'I Won't Fall' Safety and Overconfidence: 'I Won't Fall' Safety and Overconfidence: 'I Won't Fall' Safety and Overconfidence: 'I Won't Fall'


Being good at your job requires some confidence, but overconfidence can lead to safety violations. Learn about the psychology of...

Third Party Negligence in Slip and Fall Accidents Third Party Negligence in Slip and Fall Accidents Third Party Negligence in Slip and Fall Accidents Third Party Negligence in Slip and Fall Accidents


Who is legally responsible when someone is injured from a slip or fall on a construction site? The property owner or the project manager?...

How to Prevent Fall Protection Equipment Malfunction How to Prevent Fall Protection Equipment Malfunction How to Prevent Fall Protection Equipment Malfunction How to Prevent Fall Protection Equipment Malfunction


Falls are the number one cause of fatality in the construction industry. Fall protection equipment can help prevent workers from serious...

Fall Arrest Force and Clearance Fall Arrest Force and Clearance Fall Arrest Force and Clearance Fall Arrest Force and Clearance


Fall arrest force and clearance are the two most important factors when considering fall protection PPE. Learn how these two factors affect...

CSA Class E4 vs. Class E6 Personal Energy Absorber (PEA) CSA Class E4 vs. Class E6 Personal Energy Absorber (PEA) CSA Class E4 vs. Class E6 Personal Energy Absorber (PEA) CSA Class E4 vs. Class E6 Personal Energy Absorber (PEA)


Class E4 and E6 personal energy absorbers (PEA) are rated differently, and not the way you might think. Find out why there is a...

OSHA’s 43-Year Effort to Update Its Fall Protection Standards is Almost Over OSHA’s 43-Year Effort to Update Its Fall Protection Standards is Almost Over OSHA’s 43-Year Effort to Update Its Fall Protection Standards is Almost Over OSHA’s 43-Year Effort to Update Its Fall Protection Standards is Almost Over


It has been 43 years since OSHA began the process to harmonize its construction and general industry fall protection standards, and the end...

Prevention: Slips, Trips and Falls Prevention: Slips, Trips and Falls Prevention: Slips, Trips and Falls Prevention: Slips, Trips and Falls


Slips, trips, and falls are a leading cause of injury both in the working world and at home. Learn what you can do to prevent these...

Preventing Falls From Roofs Preventing Falls From Roofs Preventing Falls From Roofs Preventing Falls From Roofs


Falls are the number one cause of death in the construction industry. Learn how to protect your employees from falls from roofs

Safety Moment: Self-Retracting Lanyards Safety Moment: Self-Retracting Lanyards Safety Moment: Self-Retracting Lanyards Safety Moment: Self-Retracting Lanyards


Learn what self-retracting lanyards (SRL) are and when you might use one in your fall protection plan

Safety Moment: Safety Nets Safety Moment: Safety Nets Safety Moment: Safety Nets Safety Moment: Safety Nets


Safety nets are quickly becoming the preferred method of fall prevention in construction. Learn what they are, and how to make sure your...

Winter Ice Safety Winter Ice Safety Winter Ice Safety Winter Ice Safety


Learn what you can do to ensure your safety on and around ice

Safety Moment: Choosing the Right Fall Protection Lanyard Safety Moment: Choosing the Right Fall Protection Lanyard Safety Moment: Choosing the Right Fall Protection Lanyard Safety Moment: Choosing the Right Fall Protection Lanyard


Choosing the right lanyard is as important as choosing the right harness. Find out what you should consider when equipping your fall...

Ladders: Extend Your Reach Without Shortening Your Life Ladders: Extend Your Reach Without Shortening Your Life Ladders: Extend Your Reach Without Shortening Your Life Ladders: Extend Your Reach Without Shortening Your Life


Learn about safe ladder usage, and what to look for when completing daily inspections