OSHA Crackdowns on Work Environment Violations

While 2015 was not absent by any means of work-code and safety oriented violations, a most recent incident caused OSHA to cite a company in North Dakota $105,000 for failing to ensure multiple situational-awareness and safety hazards were in place, that proper personal protective gear was in place, and that work-hazards were minimized. While not uncommon, such instances seem to be on the rise in the past several years—or at least are becoming more easily reported and traceable. An unsecured forklift platform was partially to Read More +

A working mans protection with the BeamRunner

In today’s construction industry there are many job-site dangers. Unfortunately, many often lead to death when proper fall protection is not in place. Since there are so many varying complex scenarios and environments in which are required for construction, water, HVAC,  and electric workers this sort of prospective fall protection is highly desirable. Per OSHA standards, any workers in which are operating above 6 feet are required to utilized an accredited, personal anchoring device for safety. While most workers have lanyards or harness personal fall Read More +

Fall protection Safety Equipment by Beam Runner – Instructions

Beam Runner (http://www.beamrunner.com/), finely crafted personal anchoring and fall protection device, proudly made in the USA. Adjustable 1/4″ to 1″ Instructions: Step 1: Squeeze the handle and place the tool over the beam. Step 2: Turn the knob until the tool tightens on the beam. Step 3: Turn back 1/4 turn.