Ensuring Safety at Construction Sites

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Safety measures for construction

Construction sites could often prove dangerous to workers and non-workers. For the same reason various regulations are in place to ensure that safety norms are practices at construction sites. The lives of workers are often at risk at construction sites, and a single slip-up could be fatal. Most construction sites have a temporary fencing that prevents non-workers to approach risky construction area due to dangerous equipment being operated or transfer of materials, excavations etc.

There are many rules in place to ensure workers are safeguarded from dust, dangerous fumes and other construction material in the air that could cause harm to the workers and people in the nearby area. Excavations are usually covered when no work is going on and there should be clear sign boards to prevent people fast delivery to go anywhere near them. Also roof edge protection is done to ensure that workers don’t fall of the edges of roofs and ceilings of commercial buildings under construction.

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