A Look at Workers’ Safety Rights
Every worker has the right to a safe workplace. In the U.S., these rights are protected by numerous laws and regulating bodies, including the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Although safety issues are relevant in every workplace, some workplaces pose more of a threat than others. Workers setting up tube and clamp scaffolding or participating in shoring erection need to be particularly cautious about safety concerns.
You can learn more about workplace safety rights when you watch the accompanying video. It explains that workers have the right to ask questions if anything seems unsafe, and to report job-related injuries without fear of retaliation.
Scaffold Resource in Washington, D.C. is known for our superior track record of safety, and we work hard to keep it that way. Our workers perform daily hazard analysis on every job, and participate in many other rigorous safety initiatives. Call (301) 924-7223.