Skip to content
Our Thoughts Are With The Bills. #PrayForHamlin

Toolbox Talks

  • Toolbox Talk No. 13 - Skylights and Roof Openings
    July 20, 2021 Caitlin Plante

    Toolbox Talk No. 13 - Skylights and Roof Openings

    Skylights are a beautiful addition to any building. They provide natural lighting, lower electricity usage, and have been shown to improve mental health for those working or living inside the building. Although there are many benefits, skylights and other roof openings pose a major risk to construction workers. In fact, in 2001, 58 workers died falling through skylights, existing roof openings, and existing floor openings. Many more were injured. Construction workers must follow OSHA guidelines to protect themselves and others. Read on to learn about how to keep yourself and fellow workers safe.
    Read now