More than 50 years ago, the best-selling book Silent Spring" warned of the dangers of pesticides not only to fish and wildlife, but to human health. The book struck a chord with the public, and some of the worst pesticides were banned.
Whenever there is a large construction project, it is common that there will be workers from several different companies present at the jobsite. These employees all have their own specific tasks that they need to perform. To ensure that the project is completed safely, it is important that all of these individuals communicate with one another.
After a colder-than-usual spring in many parts of the country, summer has at least arrived. But as welcome as the warm weather is, it comes with its own particular set of risks.
We've written frequently about construction accidents in this blog - with good reason. After all, they are among the most commonly occurring work injuries. And they are also among the most serious and potentially fatal of work accidents.