Fall Protection Systems Keeping Employers And Employees Safe

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The last thing anyone wants is for people to get hurt on the job. Unfortunately, it does still happen a lot more than it should. With that being said, workplace injuries and illnesses are down. In 1972, there were 10.9 incidents per 100 workers. In 2011, there were just 3.4 incidents per 100 workers. One of the reasons why this rate has gone down is perhaps a reduction in workplace falls. And part of the reason why there has been a reduction in workplace falls is due to the creation of OSHA fall protection systems. OSHA fall protection systems have helped cut down on the amount of people being injured on the job — or even possibly killed. People don’t hav Continue reading