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Study Analyzes Underlying Causes of Falls

Falls remain the leading cause of job site deaths, with an annual average of more than 300 fatalities. In a new report summarizing responses to a CPWR survey, participants said they believed that a lack of adequate planning is a key underlying cause; lack of planning was also associated with a lower likelihood of using fall protection. Learn about these key findings and others in Underlying Causes of Falls from Heights.

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Survey: Struck-by Hazards, Barriers, and Opportunities in the Construction Industry

This survey explores causes of struck-by injuries; barriers to their prevention; and examines measures to protect workers and barriers to implementing them.

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