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Working safely in the rain Employees working in the rain face additional hazards, such as poor visibility and wet, slippery surfaces. Here are work practices that will help prevent accidents and injuries when working in the rain.

Construction On New Hospital In Frisco Is Now Half

The new and still under construction Texas Health Hospital Frisco hit a milestone today -- construction is now at the halfway mark.

This Morning from CBS News, May 28, 2015 - CBS News

Rain is forecast for the next couple of days. Rescue crews worked through the night for any sign of the missing in Wimberley, reports CBS News correspondent Don Dahler. but the construction

Wet weather risks and safety for construction workers

Wet weather poses numerous risks for construction workers, so it is critical these are recognised and managed by both workers and employees on site.. Senior Safety Advisor at HIA Safety Services, Rick Little identifies the most common wet weather dangers as “slips, trips and falls” and says these dangers are particularly prevalent when working in elevated positions such as when using

Traffic Safety Summit Tackles Concerns Over Cannabis

Jennifer Knudsen is a traffic safety resource prosecutor with the DA’s office in Colorado, a state that legalized recreational marijuana use four years before California did.

The Do’s & Don’ts of Scaffold Safety in Construction

The Do’s & Don’ts of Scaffold Safety in Construction Posted on August 10, 2016 March 29, 2018 by Kendall Jones We all know that fall hazards are the leading cause of construction worker deaths, accounting for about 40% of all fatalities in construction each year.

Rain Slows Investigation Into Deadly Construction Collapse

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) Occupational Safety and Health Administration inspectors will investigate the collapse of a West Dallas townhouse under construction, after the incident took the life of

Construction Industry Occupational Safety and Health

Construction is a high hazard industry that comprises a wide range of activities involving construction, alteration, and/or repair. Examples include residential construction, bridge erection, roadway paving, excavations, demolitions, and large scale painting jobs.

Working in the rain -

Working in the rain can cause slippery surfaces and limited visibility. toolbox talk targeting opioid crisis in construction. offers comprehensive national coverage of occupational safety news and analysis of industry trends to 86,000 subscribers. Circulation audited by BPA Worldwide: About the National Safety Council.