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Army Engineers Help Nashville Employees Avoid Fall Injuries at Work

Nashville workers really experienced the height of quality training for fall rescue and protection training. Recently, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Operations Division recruits and Nashville District teamed up to design the best possible courses for Tennessee workers to avoid fall injuries at work. The courses involve rescue training, authorized user information, competent person and competent rescuer training. The Nashville District Chief stated that while the goal is to prevent falls from happening at the workplace, they still occur and the point of these courses is to train workers on what to do. What Do the Safety Courses Entail? So far, the classes have been widely popular amongst district workers, maintenance workers, electricians, safety staff and mechanics. Though the classes vary, most are very pro-active. One class, for example, has the attendees hanging from buildings and metal ladders for the majority of the session time to allow them to…
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