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October 7 - October 11, 2013

Deaths and citations from worksite falls are reaching new highs. Why don’t more workers use appropriate fall protection?

Supervisors and foremen don’t provide it or insist on it.
The macho worksite culture discourages it.
The equipment is uncomfortable and/or a hassle to use.
Workers are not adequately trained in fall hazards and how to address them.

Voting for this poll closed on Friday, October 11, 2013

Tagged categories: Accidents; Fall protection; Fatalities; Health and safety

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