Construction Industry Safety & Health: Residential Construction


Fall hazard safety net on a new house under construction

Fall hazards are a serious issue with residential construction activities, but there are a number of ways to protect workers, such as a safety net system like the one in this photo.

Photo courtesy of OSHA.

Residential construction has the dubious distinction of being one of the leading industries for workplace accidents and injuries.

Click the following topics below to find important safety and health information to help prevent incidents and protect workers.

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