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5-Tips for Safe Lifting Operations on Construction Sites
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5-Tips for Safe Lifting Operations on Construction Sites

Construction sites can be dangerous places, and one of the significant dangers for employees is injury from inappropriate lifting methods. Lifting equipment is crucial for efficiently operating a construction site in compliance with health and safety regulations. Construction employees have musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) annually, which cause lost time, reduced productivity, and increased workers' compensation costs. Five tips for safe lifting operations on construction sites help businesses decrease the danger of injury and keep their employees safe. Avoid Heavy Lifts Inappropriate lifting and material handling can cause injuries to the back, shoulders, knees, and muscles and soft tissue throughout the body. Use a mechanical lift support if the weight is too much for you alo...