Video: Preventing Construction Falls
In this video, Jerry Laws, Editor of OH&S, interviews Shelly Mihalic of Sperian Fall Protection. They talk about some of the newer measure that can be persued to help protect construction workers. After you watch the video, review the listing of products that we have at the bottom that address some of the topics covered in the video.
We carry many of products that help address some of the situations covered in this video.
- Ladders - we carry ladder extensions which bring the ladder the required 3 feet beyond the surface that the worker is accessing.
- Temporary Guardrails - parapet clamps and concrete slab grabbers are excellent temporary guardrails. Additionally, we have a portable, contractor railing systems that uses weighted bases.
- New Style Anchor Points - beamers can be used to attach to existing steel structures, weighted anchor systems can be used where anchor points should not penetrate the roof membrane
- Premium Harnesses - premium custom harnesses can be used to provide greater comfort.
If you need help outfitting your personnel with the proper fall protection, please contact us directly and our knowledgeable staff will assist you with identifying the proper products for your environment.