May 25, 2023 | Susan Napier-Sewell

How far away is death? There’s a better way

better way

Right way, wrong way, better way — surely you know better than to resolve a problem with a body part!

How many OSHA violations can you spot in the image below and what is the better way to get this job done?

For starters, where is the other person for the 2-person rule? Is this person “willingly or knowingly ignoring potential or real safety hazards”? (What Are OSHA violations? An OSHA violation occurs when a company or employee willingly or unknowingly ignores potential and real safety hazards.)*


*United States Department of Labor, OSHA Publications, Types of Violations.

Image content source/credit: Image by ndemello from Pixabay.

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