16 Sep, 2020

Safety around large mobile equipment.  Mind reading doesn’t work.

By |2020-09-16T09:27:38-06:00September 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Safety around large mobile equipment.   When I first started as a safety professional, I always heard  that when working around large mobile equipment like front end loaders, to make eye contact with the operator. The thinking was that making eye contact with the operator you would be seen and not be run over. Well, now [...]

2 Sep, 2020

Gravity, you and fall protection. Or know before you go.

By |2020-09-02T12:26:51-06:00September 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Gravity is everywhere.  Now there’s a profound statement.  My whole life, I was reminded of gravity whenever I fell or tripped.  I suspect this experience applies to all of us. This knowledge applies especially to those who work at heights.  If your job involves working on ladders, roofs, scaffolding or other elevated working surfaces it [...]