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Zach Everett

Zach Everett is corporate safety director for Brazos Masonry, Inc. He has served as the Safety Committee Chairman for the Mason Contractors Association of America. He can be reached at 254-848-5830 or zeverett@brazosmasonry.com.

72 articles by Zach Everett:

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Supported Scaffold Safety Tips

Supported Scaffold Safety Tips

Supported scaffolds consist of one or more platforms supported by beams, brackets, poles, legs, uprights, posts, frames, or similar rigid support. Full story

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The Basics of Safety

The Basics of Safety

If you are unsure how to perform a task, ask your supervisor. Don't guess. Make sure you know in advance the correct, safe way to do it. Full story

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OSHA Rule on Drinking Water

OSHA Rule on Drinking Water

We need to make sure each project is in compliance with the OSHA standards concerning Potable Water. Full story

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Protective Footwear

Protective Footwear

You may or may not have given protective footwear much thought. Wearing the right shoes will help you do a better job, and do it safer. Full story

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Heat Stress 2

Heat Stress 2

By following heat-related safety tips, employers can aid in protecting employees from extreme heat conditions. Full story

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Respirators

Respirators

A respirator is an important piece of personal protective equipment that may be worn for many different reasons. Full story

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Fall Protection Information

Fall Protection Information

Each year, falls result in many serious injuries, and approximately 20% of all falls are fatal. This means that for every five persons involved in a falling accident, one dies. Full story

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Selecting the Right Gloves

Selecting the Right Gloves

You now have even more reason to wear your protective equipment since OSHA has added hand safety to its standard on personal protective equipment. Full story

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Why Have Safety Meetings?

Why Have Safety Meetings?

Safety meetings are an opportunity for management and your safety department to communicate to employees how they can do their jobs safer and better. Full story

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Ladder Safety Rules

Ladder Safety Rules

Gravity never forgets. As soon as you set foot on the ladder’s first rung and pull your body off the ground, gravity works to bring you back to earth. Full story

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Last chance to enter Safety Advantage Awards

Last chance to enter Safety Advantage Awards

Submissions for the 2019 MCAA Safety Advantage Awards, sponsored by Federated Insurance, are due June 30, 2019. This is your last chance to enter the awards. Full story

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Heat Exhaustion and Sunstroke

Heat Exhaustion and Sunstroke

Heat exhaustion is caused by the loss of body salt, and sunstroke occurs when the body mechanism is not able to keep the system cool. Full story

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Forklift Operator Retraining

Forklift Operator Retraining

Refresher training shall be conducted to ensure that the operator has the knowledge and skills needed to operate the powered industrial truck safely. Full story

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Scaffold Access

Scaffold Access

Getting to your work position on a scaffold may seem easy enough. Just climb the end frames or cross braces, right? WRONG! Full story

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Safety Advantage Awards submissions due June 30

Safety Advantage Awards submissions due June 30

Submissions for the MCAA Safety Advantage Awards, sponsored by Federated Insurance, are due June 30, 2019. Full story

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Cement/Concrete Safety

Cement/Concrete Safety

Getting cement dust or wet cement on your skin can cause burns, rashes, and other kinds of skin irritation. Lime, found in most cements, is often the cause. Full story

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Welding and Cutting Safety Tips 2

Welding and Cutting Safety Tips 2

Today's construction workers in welding and cutting must not only protect themselves from injury, but also must assume responsibility for their helpers and co-workers. Full story

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Identifying Construction Hazards

Identifying Construction Hazards

The following examples are intended to remind workers of the typical construction hazards we see regularly with hopes that everyone will put safety first and correct hazards as they find them. Full story

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Injury Management Flow Chart

Injury Management Flow Chart

Injuries are going to happen and we want to be ready when they do. An injury management flow chart will help minimize costs and worker pain. Full story

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Accidents

Accidents

Too often hazardous conditions come to our attention only after someone is hurt or seriously injured. Full story



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