Construction and Demolition Operations (A10)

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Construction and demolition work sites pose serious hazards and risks that can cause worker injuries, illnesses and fatalities. Industry standards provide best practices for identifying, assessing and controlling these risks.

What Are Construction and Demolition Operations Standards

The ANSI/ASSP A10 series of standards cover safety requirements for a whole host of activities related to construction and demolition operations — from erecting scaffolding, to handling explosives, to pouring concrete.
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Why Use Construction and Demolition Operations Standards

Safety professionals can use the A10 standards to help prevent worker injuries, illnesses and fatalities. These incidents harm workers and their families, carry high costs and damage a company’s reputation. A10 standards apply directly to field operations to help all involved recognize and prevent hazards related to construction and demolition operations.

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