Falling limbs, moving vehicles, overhead power lines, and high noise are a few of the hazards faced by professional tree care workers. OSHA’s Solutions for Tree Care Hazards, highlights common dangers and safety measures for employers and workers. Updated facts on major requirements of the respirable crystalline silica standard also available.
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