CALIFORNIA MAST-CLIMBING WORK PLATFORMS – How to be Compliant in California
Many contractors, including mason, sealant, waterproofing and restoration contractors, frequently use aerial work platforms to reach their work. Besides aerial work platforms such as boom lifts and scissors lifts, mast-climbing work platforms (see photo) are becoming more common due to their large working platforms and relatively quick assembly. CalOSHA describes a Mast-Climbing Work Platform (MCWP) […]
Safety is Not My Goal!
Safety is not my goal. You read that right—Safety is NOT my goal. Have you ever noticed the sign on the back of pick-up trucks (usually construction company trucks) that state that “SAFETY IS MY GOAL.” I strongly recommend that when you see one of those trucks, do not pass the truck; I repeat, do […]