Safety Stories: The Mutual Blog

A worker in a construction work zone is just as likely to suffer injuries or fatality resulting from equipment located inside the work zone as by passing traffic.

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In a hot and humid environment, the human body must work hard to maintain a healthy temperature.
More than 2,000 people each day sustain a work-related eye injury.
In many instances, the only thing standing between a worker and a serious burn injury is protective clothing.
Because those in the construction industry face a miriad of job-related risks that can pose immediate injuries, the dangers posed by sun exposure are often neglected.
It's no secret that falls are a major safety concern on job sites.
Storm season's heavy rains can cause widespread flooding, but they can also cause erosion which is equally destructive.
Anyone who works in construction knows that falls are the number one cause of accidents and injuries.