Document: Trench Safety Toolbox Talk

Cave-ins are a serious risk and are much more likely to kill workers than other excavation-related incidents. Other trench hazards include falls, falling loads, dangerous gases and incidents involving mobile equipment. Workers should think of an unprotected trench as an early grave. Use this Toolbox Talk document from CPWR The Center for Construction Research and Training as a tool for conversation during your construction safety meetings.

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