Posted September 6, 2017

OSHA: Keeping workers safe during disaster cleanup and recovery

New Fact Sheet offers tips for worker safety in disaster areas. 

Natural disasters can cause widespread flooding and damage to property and
infrastructure. Cleanup and recovery activities involve hazards that can cause serious
injuries or death.

OSHA urges employers and workers engaged in cleanup and recovery
to be aware of these hazards and how to protect workers. These hazards are outlined
along with the proper precautions for employers and workers in a new OSHA Fact Sheet.

Click here to download the PDF Fact Sheet.