Work sites can only be productive when workers and visitors are safe to get things done. Construction, one of the nation's most dangerous professions, requires many laws and regulations to ensure qualified people are working with the appropriate procedures to prevent injury or death.
If you go to work each morning on a construction site, there's probably plenty that goes through your mind regarding safety. The sad thing is that you are only as safe as those working around you. It's not hard to take your own safety into account, but it's hard to expect your co-workers to be just as safe as you. So, what can you do to prevent a scaffolding accident?
Forklifts are a vital piece of equipment used at all types of workplaces across Ohio. This machinery is heavy, and can be quite dangerous when not operated properly. That's why there are accidents that occur that injure and even kill employees on the job. Here's how you can prevent accidents involving forklifts at work.