English Version Product Number:: B000FAL0EM
Spanish Version Product Number:: B000FAL0SM
List Price: $18.75
Classification: General Safety
Publisher: MARCOM Group Ltd., The
Description: MARCOM's "Fall Protection" Employee Booklet provides the information employees need to work safely when they are "off the ground", and satisfies the major training requirements in the OSHA Standard on Fall Protection. Falls are the second leading cause of death each year in the United States (after traffic accidents)! Over 10,000 people are killed every year as a result of falls...and 200,000 to 300,000 people are disabled. Eight-five percent of all falls that occur on the job result in "lost work time". The Booklet includes information on the seriousness of fall hazards, types of environments where falls may occur, the "fall protection plan", concentrating and keeping a clear head, the importance of housekeeping in preventing falls, measures that can be taken to protect against falls, protective equipment, and more. The Employee Booklet features text, illustrations and a Quiz, and is 16 pages in length. Booklets are available in packages of 15.