CHASKA, MN (February 20, 2018) – Tractel is pleased to announce the appointment of Jared Kirkpatrick to the position of Strategic Accounts Manager.
Maintaining a safe workplace environment that is free of fall dangers must be a top priority for industry leaders, managers, and employees alike. It is vitally important that every measure is taken to assure the safety of crew members, others that may have access to the job site, and the general public as well. Implementing workplace safety best practice strategies such as installing OSHA compliant safety devices, like safety guard rails, skylight protection, and harnesses is an essential step. In addition, companies must provide pre-employment and ongoing safety training to keep employees abreast of changes in safety rules and regulations. Lastly, it’s imperative to regularly inspect work areas to ensure compliance with safety rules and make adjustments as needed.
Below is a quick selection of some notable safety-related news headlines for the month of January 2018:
OSHA offers reminders for staying safe when removing snow (Safety+Health)
Wintry weather has taken hold across much of the country, so OSHA is reminding employers and workers to stay mindful of safety during snow removal activities.