Falls from elevationWe know that landscape contractors often take on a wide variety of work, such as building waterfalls, decorative walls or hanging holiday decorations. All of these tasks put your employees at risk for injuries from falls. Other fall injuries occur while using ladders or while working around retaining walls.
Since fall injuries can be severe, its important to learn ways to protect your employees from these incidents. The following materials address how to mitigate falls from elevation:
- Fall Pro
- Fall Protection for Construction, SORCE On Demand (Spanish)*
- Safety Tailgate Training Manual (cost associated)
- PLANET/OSHA Safety Tip Sheet #1
*To access a SORCE On Demand class, you must first set up a free account through the PureSafety webpage.