Is Quality the Real Safety Problem?

Is Quality the Real Safety Problem?

Quality standards should be an integral part of safety planning. It takes management commitment, employee involvement, training, and communication to be effective.  It was previously determined that barriers to safety were cost associated with training and enforcement, and barriers to quality were due to the lack of

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Tower Dogs and Their Climbers

Tower Dogs and Their Climbers

While working in the cell tower industry for a while, you start to see something in common with these tough men and women who work endless hours, hang for forever, drink, smoke, and probably a few more unmentionables, but they have 1 thing in common – their

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WRAT – Breaking the Paradigm for Tower Climbing

WRAT – Breaking the Paradigm for Tower Climbing

The Wireless Rope Access Technician (WRAT) was developed to help the climber add more tools to his safety toolbox and assist with problem solving for various climbing situations.  In 2017 the #1 most cited violation was OSHA 1926.501 for Fall Protection and # 9 was Fall Protection

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