Construction Workplace Design Solutions. OSHA encourages design professionals to incorporate safety in design to facilitate safe construction, as far as possible. PtD has the potential for reducing injuries and fatalities at construction sites by incorporating features during the design phase that will enhance constructability. PtD will result in fewer delays in construction due to injuries, and savings in workers compensation premiums. Employers should have a system in place where safety and health professionals work with design engineers in "designing out" hazards throughout the design phase of their products.
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An alphabetical listing of OSHA publications, guidance documents, fact sheets, quickcards, posters, and more.
Provides links to articles published in OSHA's "Job Safety and Health Quarterly" magazine and other public documents.
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