By eliminating six major recurring errors in fall protection, your company can improve its safety record, and perhaps save lives. From the bottom to the top, letâ€™s look at these six critical fall protection mistakes.
While misusing harnesses is a big mistake, many contractors buy incorrect equipment for specific applications. One common example is that many contractors buy shock-absorbing lanyards and use them in areas with inadequate fall clearance. Instead, a retractable lifeline or a fall limiter should be used.