Demolition carries many of the same hazards that are found in construction. In addition to these risks, demolition also carries the risk of unknown hazards such as asbestos, or lead based paint. Before the demolition process begins OSHA standard 1926.850(a) requires that an engineering survey of the structure must be conducted by a competent person.
CDRA Webinar offers helpful advice by Jon M. Casey In recent years, recyclers have increased their safety awareness programs because of increased OSHA inspections throughout the industry. National headlines tell of costly penalties assessed due to infractions that could have been prevented.
Compact Equipment such as skid steers, forklifts and others have a variety of uses and are very popular pieces of equipment. Keeping the equipment we work with in a good, reliable condition is an important step in minimizing the risk associated with operating these pieces of equipment. Performing pre-operation inspections is a great way to […]
Waste fleet doubles the number of driving hours between collisions after deploying leading video-based safety and analytics solution SmartDrive Systems, a leader in driving performance solutions that reduce collisions and improve fuel efficiency, today announced that EnviroSolutions, Inc. deployed the SmartDrive video-based safety program following an evaluation of competitive solutions.
by Colleen Suo Steve Sprague, RCA, CTSP, featured speaker at the recent TCIA Expo in Baltimore, MD, spoke on safety procedures and practices when using cranes and lifts in close proximity to power lines. During his introduction, Sprague emphasized that he was presenting his interpretation of the current regulatory environment, which in turn dictated how […]