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CONTRACTOR INJURED INSTALLING DUCT

An employee was installing a damper into a duct. As he was hammering the edge of the damper, his right little finger hit the "blade" of the damper. The force of his hand hitting the blade, with the hammer in his hand, caused a small cut. [More]

Acceptable level of risk

On a dark winter morning, a contractor was in the process of disposing of some trash at a construction site dumpster area when they slipped on a piece of vinyl wall material and fell. [More]

Verify Your Demo Job

Electricians de-energized the main feed panel box and gave the demolition crew the “all clear” to start. When the demo crew began knocking down pre-cast walls, an operator noticed a spark coming from an electrical outlet. [More]