Communication is Key
When it comes to staying safe on the job site, it’s not enough to just set up your machine and surroundings properly. You also need to ensure clear communication. Here are some tips that will help you enhance communication and stay safe.
- When reviewing machinery, make sure to communicate any potential hazards or concerns
- Create a lift plan in advance, review it, and follow it
- Ensure only the proper people are on the job and all important roles are filled (e.g. signal person, operator, crane spotter)
- Work as a team
- Follow OSHA regulations as well as the safety standards your company requires
Remember, accidents can be avoided, and communication is key!