The attention to safety in the utilities industry is imperative because of the nature of the work and the hazards the employees face, in their environment and with regards to the equipment. Improved safety, including preventing injuries, promotes increased productivity and also enhances a company’s bottom line. Workplace safety is also essential to a utility company’s right to operate.
Serious injuries and fatalities continue to occur in the utilities industry despite the hazards being obvious and recognizable.
Slip, trip and fall hazards are frequently present on utilities’ worksites. Many jobs in the utilities industry carry the risk of musculoskeletal disorders stemming from awkward posturing or repetition.
Fortress HSE Pro helps utility leadership and safety professional promote organizational best practices and protocols while keeping them as efficient as possible.