The US Occupational Safety and Health Administration urges Western New York employers and workers who are removing snow from roofs be aware of the hazards and safeguards associated with this work.
Chief among them are fall hazards – falls from roofs and roof edges, falls buy online inderal through skylights and falls from aerial lifts.
Detailed information on rooftop snow removal hazards and safeguards is available at http://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA-3513roof-snow-hazard.pdf
A full list of winter storm hazards and safeguards is available at http://www.osha.gov/dts/weather/winter_weather/index.html or http://www.osha.gov
For more information, contact the OSHA’s Buffalo office at 716-551-3053.