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  • Issued: June 2010
  • Content last reviewed: March 2015

Construction projects should be safe workplaces. Workers, supervisors and employers are all responsible for safety. Construction site safety is everyone’s responsibility.



Strengthening health and safety requirements for suspended access equipment.

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Access Equipment

Concrete Forming, Masonry, Siding, Framing and Roofing

Fall Prevention

Hazardous Substances

Manholes, Pipes and Sewers

Mobile Equipment


Tower Cranes

Worker Training

Workers must be trained in the safe operation of construction equipment.

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