Picture This! Much Too Close for Comfort

Date First Published on SafetySmart Compliance: August 24th, 2016
Topics: Materials Handling & Storage | Powered Industrial Trucks | PPE |

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What’s wrong with this picture? Plenty! A worker is standing much too close to an elevated load that would likely roll right over him if it fell. He is also not wearing a reflective vest and no flagger is in place to control traffic on the street. (NIOSH, John Rekus)

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