The New York City Buildings Department recently launched a worker safety campaign, “Experience is not enough.”
The campaign is focused on preventing injuries and was “…designed to emphasize to all construction workers that they must use proper fall protection, such as safety harnesses, guardrails and netting, regardless of how long they have worked in the construction trades and how much experience they possess. The campaign emphasizes the importance of safety. No matter how long a worker has been in the construction trades and no matter how much experience they have, they still need to use proper fall protection.” -NYC Buildings Department
The messaging touches on many risk factors that even experienced workers may over look, like extension cords, fall protections, c-joists, and so on. Click here to read more.