Cornerstone’s safety compliance specialists will work with your personnel to provide training designed to identify, reduce and eliminate construction-related hazards. Construction workers engage in a wide range of activities that expose them to serious hazards , including falls (which consistently account for the greatest number of jobsite related fatalities), electrocution, injuries from unguarded equipment, trenching and excavation accidents, being struck by heavy construction equipment, and exposure to dust, silica and asbestos.
OSHA records indicate leading hazards at construction sites include:
2. Stairways and Ladders
5. Trenching and Excavation
6. Motor Vehicle Safety/Highway Work Zones