November 8, 2010 | Mark Paradies

Monday – No Accident Yet But Can We Learn a Lesson? – What’s Wrong with this Job?

These guys are replacing a very large piece of glass. 12 feet tall by 4 feet wide. It has a crack in one corner.

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That glass must weigh several hundred pounds (over 16 stones!).

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And they are NOT using fall protection.

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This took place in downtown London. I’m not sure of the regulatory requirements … but I don’t think this work would pass the most basic pre-job safety review.


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