construction-siteWhen planning your site’s safety, have you considered the safety of visitors and members of the public, who haven’t been trained to recognise the hazards and aren’t prepared for the risks that construction work presents.

While PPE and hard hats in particular are mandatory for people entering work zones, they aren’t the only protection that visitors to a site require.

Keep in mind the hazards that visitors will face and the if you cannot eliminate them, follow the hierarchy of controls – replace or minimise for somethiing less hazardous.

Also ensure the site is properly fenced and locked during weekends and afterhours to prevent tresspassers entering the site an unwittingly injuring themselves or others.  See more at