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(4 of 4) Ensuring Occupational Health And Safety By Managing Risk

Risk Control Controlling the risk of exposure to occupational hazards is the fundamental way of preventing accidents, injuries and illnesses at your worksite. Hierarchy of Controls suggests that there are mainly five ways to control the risks at workplaces, namely … Continue reading

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(3 of 4) Ensuring Occupational Health And Safety By Managing Risk

(1 of 4) Ensuring Occupational Health And Safety By Managing Risk (2 of 4) Ensuring Occupational Health And Safety By Managing Risk Proactive and Reactive Safety A proactive safety is the key to success of any HSE program in any … Continue reading

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(2 of 4) Ensuring Occupational Health And Safety By Managing Risk

(1 of 4) Ensuring Occupational Health And Safety By Managing Risk Accidents and Hazards Accidents are one of the biggest concerns in any worksite, be it a construction site or general industry sector. More often than not they bring about … Continue reading

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(1 of 4) Ensuring Occupational Health And Safety By Managing Risk

A construction project, or any other for that matter, is termed a success when a given job is completed in time, within budget and with adequate quality. Every organization essentially strives for reduced cost, minimum lead time, enhanced quality and … Continue reading

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(Part II) (2 of 2) Construction Focus Four: Struck-By Hazards

How can I protect myself from struck-by hazards? A. Heavy equipment [cranes, excavators, etc.] Stay away from heavy equipment when it’s operating – In fact, be alert to the location of all heavy equipment whether in use or not Stay … Continue reading

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