Elevated Falls Remain Serious Work Site Hazard
Despite increasing awareness of the subject, falls continue to be the leading cause of death and injuries on work sites around the country. However, some are taking action to try and minimize these accidents. This year, OSHA is launching a two-week campaign to try and promote workplace safety, called 2015 National Fall Safety Stand-Down. Additionally, states like New York have passed legislation meant to protect workers from elevated falls. Learn more about this important topic by clicking here.