Falls are one of the main causes of incidents on construction job sites. OSHA permits covers for floor openings, but there are specifications for these covers to ensure everyone’s safety.
This week’s GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk discusses Floor Opening Cover Safety:
Some employers are consenting to having OSHA conduct safety inspections of facilities with drones. In 2018, this practice was done at least nine times following incidents where worksites were considered too dangerous for inspectors to enter in person, such as a building collapse, or a combustible dust blast.