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Worker Safety Series - Concrete Manufacturing
Machines used in woodworking are dangerous, particularly when used improperly or without proper safeguards. Workers operating woodworking equipment suffer the following common injuries: laceration, amputation, severed fingers, and blindness. Wood dust and the chemicals used in finishing are health hazards, and workers in this industry can suffer from skin and respiratory diseases.
A Guide to Scaffold Use in the Construction Industry
What are the highlights of the scaffolding standard? OSHA's scaffolding standard has several key provisions: Fall protection or fall arrest systems—Each employee more than 10 feet above a lower level shall be protected from falls by guardrails or a fall arrest system, except those on single-point and two-point adjustable suspension scaffolds.
Guide for Protecting Workers from Woodworking Hazards
JSHQ Volume 13 No.4 - Summer 2002 - New Partnerships
JSHQ Volume 13 No.4 - Summer 2002 - Questions & Answers