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Why your hard hat won’t save you: The benefits of a hierarchy of controls

[fa icon="calendar'] 1/25/17 4:30 PM / by SAMTRAC posted in Health and Safety, Workplace safety, Hierachy of Controls

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Or at least, your hard hat alone won’t save you. Today we’d like to take the opportunity to discuss the benefits of a ‘hierarchy of controls’, and how it can be used to create safe systems of work in your workplace. Traditionally, a hierarchy of controls has been used as a means of determining how to implement feasible and effective control solutions. This can be done in a few steps.

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