Tag: safety

Man working

Hazards and Safety Guidelines for Crane Operation

A construction site can be a hazardous place for those who aren’t trained to work in such an area. In fact, OSHA had a record of more than 14 deaths a day in 2016. Working with and around large equipment needs a lot of training and inspection for both the worker and the equipment itself.

Construction worker checking his tab

Keep Safe: Preventing Disastrous, Vision-Losing Accidents at the Workplace

With all the activities requiring our sense of sight, it should go without saying that job sites with high risks of eye injuries should enforce proper safety gear usage policies. Many occupational hazards pose threat to the eyes, causing not only injuries but visual impairment as well. What’s worse is these can also lead to

Fire at Home

Fire-Proof Your Home in These Easy Ways

The materials used in construction are important to make sure that the building is durable, safe and fireproof. The incidence of fire is rising in Australia, with bushfire increasing to 40% since 2008 and house fires are increasing in numbers especially in New South Wales. As the risk of fires is becoming more common and