Tech Talk Blog

5 Must Ask Fall Protection Questions

Workplace falls are one of the leading causes of occupational injuries and deaths nationwide.  A fall from as little as 4 feet can have devastating or even catastrophic consequences.  This post offers 5 “Must Ask” questions to help assess the health of your company’s fall protection program and benchmark compliance with key OSHA regulations, ANSI guidelines, and industry-accepted best practices.

Read More

Diversified Fall Protection Earns its’ 20th Year of Keeping America Safe

Image - DFP Celebrates 20 Years 2Every year, falls are among the most common causes of serious work related injuries and even deaths.  Though many employers are unaware of their safety obligations in regards to fall protection, specifically working at heights, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) estimates that 12 deaths occur each day. And from those work-related fatalities, 19% occurred in construction; of which, the leading cause of worker deaths on construction sites were falls.

Read More

Did You Know?

It is the responsibility of the employer to provide prompt rescue of their workers in the event of a fall or assure that their workers are able to self rescue?