Archive for February 19, 2016

Even The Best Lifting/Fall Protection Products Are Worthless Without This

Written by Wall Street News on February 19th, 2016. Posted in Lifting slings, Marine rope, Wire rope slings

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When you were young, you may have tried to impress your friends with daredevil antics, like climbing onto trees and rooftops, jumping down from as high as you could, dangling from the edge of buildings. That’s because too often young people think they’re invincible, but adults no better.
And if you work on dangerous job sites, there’s nothing less impressive than treating safety like a game. Serious workers have families that depend on them, and workers or managers who refuse to put safety first endanger everyone on the team (not to mention the financial consequences of an accident on the job).
That’s why it’s crucial to ensure your team always has two things:

  • Access to the latest high-quality lifting products and rigging hardware
  • Recent OSHA fall protection training, crane training,