This site will look much better in a browser that supports web standards, but it is accessible to any browser or Internet device.

WorkSafeBC

banner image

Hazard Alerts by Industry - Construction

Search or Browse Again

Agriculture | Construction | Diving | Education | Fishing | Forestry | Health Care | Heavy Equipment Servicing | Hospitality | Manufacturing | Oil and Gas | Performing Arts and Film | Trucking | Warehouse/Large Retail | Wood and Paper Products Manufacturing | Other

Previous All pages Next 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Page 8 9
Show Web Version of 'Electrician's assistant dies after falling 10 feet' Poster in New Window
Electrician's assistant dies after falling 10 feet
Keywords: electrician's assistant, fatal, fell, unguarded mezzanine, unsecured drywall
Industries: Construction
Year: 2002
Alert #: Fatality 02-06
 View
 Print PDF (209 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'How to Prevent Caught-In-Machinery Accidents' Poster in New Window
How to Prevent Caught-In-Machinery Accidents
Keywords: lock out, caught-in-machinery, crushing, amputation, energy, power source, contact, guards
Industries: Agriculture, construction, manufacturing, hospitality, oil and gas, forestry, wood and paper products manufacturing, warehouse/large retail, forestry
Year: 2002
Alert #: AA 02-01
 View
 Print PDF (87 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Electrician dies after fall from fourth-floor balcony' Poster in New Window
Electrician dies after fall from fourth-floor balcony
Keywords: electrician, fall, balcony, guardrail, fall protection
Industries: Construction
Year: 2002
Alert #: Fatality 02-05
 View
 Print PDF (149 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Worker falls while attempting to change fluorescent lights' Poster in New Window
Worker falls while attempting to change fluorescent lights
Keywords: maintenance worker, fall from elevation, slipped, skull fracture, safe work procedure, orientation checklist
Industries: Manufacturing; other
Year: 2001
Alert #: Injury 01-20
 View
 Print PDF (142 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Runaway truck overturns, killing driver' Poster in New Window
Runaway truck overturns, killing driver
Keywords: road construction, articulating dump truck, articulating rock truck, downhill, severe head injuries, written work procedures
Industries: Construction; road construction, Trucking
Year: 2001
Alert #: Fatality 01-13
 View
 Print PDF (154 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'High-rise Construction: High winds blow out window' Poster in New Window
High-rise Construction: High winds blow out window
Keywords: winds, high-rise, near miss, defective windows
Industries: Construction; high-rise construction
Year: 2001
Alert #: Warning 01-10
 View
 Print PDF (190 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Excavator boom drops, killing operator' Poster in New Window
Excavator boom drops, killing operator
Keywords: excavator boom, hooktender, window glass removed, head crushed, safeguards
Industries: Forestry; construction
Year: 2001
Alert #: Fatality 01-08
 View
 Print PDF (503 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Skid Steer Loader Tips Over' Poster in New Window
Skid Steer Loader Tips Over
Keywords: skid steer loader, near miss, excavation, bucket, safe work procedures
Industries: Construction
Year: 2001
Alert #: Warning 01-03
 View
 Print PDF (869 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Ironworker drowns trying to swim to shore' Poster in New Window
Ironworker drowns trying to swim to shore
Keywords: jet boat, ironworker, large-diameter cable, towing, PFD, remote location
Industries: Construction
Year: 2000
Alert #: Fatality 00-12
 View
 Print PDF (109 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Worker falls to his death from bosun's chair' Poster in New Window
Worker falls to his death from bosun's chair
Keywords: bosun's chair, building caulker, fall from elevation, formal training, new worker, safe work procedures, protective equipment
Industries: Construction
Year: 2000
Alert #: Fatality 00-10
 View
 Print PDF (95 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Confined space---Explosion kills one and seriously injures another' Poster in New Window
Confined space---Explosion kills one and seriously injures another
Keywords: confined spaces, water cistern, flammable vapours, static electric discharge, burns, ventilation
Industries: Construction
Year: 2000
Alert #: Fatality 00-06
 View
 Print PDF (100 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Blocks alone do not make safe retaining walls' Poster in New Window
Blocks alone do not make safe retaining walls
Keywords: concrete blocks, collapse, geogrid fabric, fill placement, safe distances
Industries: Construction
Year: 2000
Alert #: Injury 00-04
 View
 Print PDF (148 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Secure vehicle against movement before working from a bucket' Poster in New Window
Secure vehicle against movement before working from a bucket
Keywords: cable installer, fall from elevation, bucket truck, rolled backwards, parking brake, fall protection equipment
Industries: Telecommunications
Year: 2000
Alert #: Injury 00-01
 View
 Print PDF (122 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Follow manufacturers' instructions when using ladders' Poster in New Window
Follow manufacturers' instructions when using ladders
Keywords: electrician, fall from elevation, fatally injured, aluminum tripod ladder, anti-skid feet
Industries: Construction
Year: 1999
Alert #: Fatal 99-09
 View
 Print PDF (67 KB)
 Send
Show Web Version of 'Establish procedures for working near mobile equipment' Poster in New Window
Establish procedures for working near mobile equipment
Keywords: run over, dump truck, obstructed vision, cellular phone, safe work procedures, high-hazard areas
Industries: Soil Remediation; Construction
Year: 1999
Alert #: Fatal 99-07
 View
 Print PDF (68 KB)
 Send
Previous All pages Next 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Page 8 9