Fatalities caused by falls from elevation continue to be a leading cause of death for construction employees, accounting for 378 of the 986 construction fatalities recorded in 2021 (BLS data). Those deaths were preventable. (Source)
While safety is a year-round focus, this year, The National Safety Stand-Down is planned for May 1-5 to raise fall hazard awareness across the country in an effort to stop fall fatalities and injuries. For more information, visit the National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction webpage.
Spring means mud season in the Midwest. Getting heavy machinery out of the mud isn’t easy and the last thing you need is to be left stranded and unprepared. Olsen Chain & Cable has the equipment you need to get you out of a messy situation.
At Olsen Chain & Cable, we’re committed to keeping your people and your operation safe. This is reflected in the quality of our manufacturing, the reputations of our business and product partners, and in the different supporting services we have in place. From OSHA-certified training to equipment inspections or refurbishment and repairs, we partner with your operation to keep your people safe.Read more: Safety Resources from Olsen
Inspection services from Olsen help you avoid downtime and maintain high standards for safety and performance.
Non-abrasive material with high lifting capacities. Strength and control in your lifting operation.
The training along with the lifting equipment you need to put safety first as you move your inventory and protect your operation.
From equipment to procedures; the ins and outs of rigging, equipment, and safety to protect and equip your entire operation.
Extreme conditions require reliable performance and uncompromising strength.
Strength-tested slings that can safely handle a variety of sizes, types and capacities of loads.
You need lifting expertise working for you, with equipment that will perform so that your operation continues safely and effectively.
Safely lift and control even the most difficult loads. Cable and wire rope that offer strength and dependability without compromise.
Perform in high-demand lifting scenarios with the ability to safely grip and lift various hot materials and tolerate high-stress, abrasive wear.
Equipment, systems, and services that help you protect your operation and people from the inherent dangers in the industry.
Safety is an investment in the right equipment and the right training. Keep your people safe with fall arrest systems from Olsen.
Not sure whether you need a tow strap or a recovery strap? Learn the difference and get what you need.