Tool Box Talk- Safe Work Procedures: Shortcuts (Quarry)
True or False? Nearly everyone we know uses shortcuts to get the job done. Answer: Generally yes. Even though we all use shortcuts in our daily routines, we must be aware of the dangers that shortcuts expose us to. There are two ways to work. Often the safe way is not the fastest or easiest way.
- Review safety procedures and why they keep employees safe on the job.
- Discuss common safety short-cuts and how these short-cuts can lead to tragic results.
- Create a plan to ensure employee safety.