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Construction Site Safety, Part 1

Practices to help keep you safe while on a construction site.

Construction sites are inherently dangerous. These practices will help keep you safe.

  • Put your hard hat and safety glasses on before going through the gate. You won’t fumble on the way in and you won’t forget to put them on.
  • Remind yourself that dangers exist on the way to your work area, not just in it. And they exist regardless of starting time, quitting time, break time, or lunch time.
  • If a coworker shows up without his security badge,

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