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The solutions offered by EGA Group for working at heights

Today we finish this series on the danger posed by dropped objects, their risks, causes and preventions. As we promised at the beginning of this journey, we will tell you about the solutions that we offer from EGA Group to help you.

DROPS RECOMMENDATIONS: Securing Personnel (Part 2)

In the previous post we talked about the measures recommended by the DROPS organisation for securing personnel using tools weighing less than 5 kilos when working at height. Today we continue on how to secure operators when operating with tools above the above mentioned weight.

DROPS RECOMMENDATIONS: Securing Personnel (Part 1)

Common Causes of Incidents: Complacency, Incompetence, Lack of Supervision, uncertified or Damaged Fall Arrest Equipment, Operator Error, Poor Communication, Snagging and Collisions, Environmental Factors. Today we talk about what recommendations DROPS gives to secure tools under 5 kilos/ 11 lbs. Keep reading

ACCIDENTS BY DROPPED OBJECTS: MORE COMMON THAN WE THINK

Accidents from dropped objects in workplaces are very common events and, in some cases, they end up with fatalities. Just in the United States, according to the most recent data, the number of casualties in accidents due to falling objects amounted to 255.

DROPPED OBJECTS: CAUSES AND RISKS

Dropped Objects continue to pose the greatest risk of serious injuries, fatalities and equipment damage in several industries worldwide. Similar statistics apply to leisure activities and home life too. Enter and read what a fallen object consists on, and what are the risks, their causes, that need to be prevent