Workers who maintain or install communication towers have to climb towers with the aid of ladders and other support structures. Their workplace is about 100 feet in the air in excess of 2000 feet and they have to work in all weather conditions.
Needless to say, workers who work on communication towers are constantly exposed to a number of hazards. Some of the common ones include:
Posted on June 20, 2018 at 4:45am
If you have ever held a job in your life, stress is no stranger to you. Even if you love your profession, there are days when you just can’t wait to get home and unwind. Pressures from meeting deadlines on time, meetings, and even answering emails can take a heavy toll on your physical and emotional state.
To prevent it from overwhelming you, here are some things you can do to eliminate stressors in your life:
If work is getting too much for…Continue
Posted on June 8, 2018 at 6:23am
Welding fumes are toxic fumes which have different compositions depending on the materials that are being welded. This is why most of them contain harmful contaminants that can harm the lungs when inhaled. Limited exposure can still lead to debilitating health effects such as:
Posted on May 28, 2018 at 6:35am — 1 Comment
The mining industry is rife with dangers many of which cause serious health concerns for miners. These include:
Blasting and drilling operations dislodge debris in the form of dust particles that are small enough to be inhaled. With persistent exposure, this can cause…Continue
Posted on May 2, 2018 at 4:30am