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Construction Safety Preparations During Rainy Season


Rainy season can be one of the trickiest months for those of who work in the construction industry. Do not let rainy seasons ruin your safety program. Unless it's pouring, it's easy to forget how dangerous rain can be. Even a mild drizzle or a 30-minutes shower sets up the potential for slip and fall hazards and visibility issues that compromise worker safety. Keep in mind that it is your organization's responsibility to protect workers from weather-related hazards. These are the following measurement to help you do that:

The burden of accidents during rainy seasons is significant, both for workers and the wider economy, resulting in losses from early retirements, staff absence and rising insurance premiums. To combat the problem, ISO 45001 Occupational health and safety management systems standard will help organizations reduce this burden by providing a framework to improve workers safety, reduce workplace risks and create better, safer working conditions.