Effective safety films – watch them now

Safety films used to be long and boring but WorkSafeBC has recently come out with some short and very effective media aimed particularly at construction.

We usually stick to forklift related material in this blog but these two clips are worth viewing by anyone using tools or equipment of any kind.  The message is the same – take your time and know what you are doing.  After lack of training, production factors such as speed or stress are still the most common causes of accidents.

And remember if you work in construction or manufacturing those are the two most accident prone industries.

Here are the two clips – watch them, they are only a couple of minutes long but they stick in your head:

Standing on the edge – general construction

Fall protection for roofers