In order to erect or maintain communication towers, employees regularly climb the towers, using fixed ladders, support structures or step bolts, varies from 30 to 100 meters height. They climb the towers throughout the year even in the time of adverse weather conditions.
27 February 2019
Post 2005 after the work at height rules had been proposed and implemented in the U.K construction industry (2 metre) – a pragmatic turnaround was further proposed and brought into action via independent evaluation. Prior to 2005, before the rule was in place, the Work at Height study included a number of key industries.
17 January 2019
ASK-EHS through its dedicated and talented workforce rose to the industrial challenges in diverse industrial domain to provide a comprehensive EHS backbone, on-demand with the flexibility of choosing time durations. Critical to this has been the skill assessment and upgradation programs which carry a competency card.
21 December 2018
Labour welfare statutes have been enacted which guarantee the protection of workers against sickness, disease and injury related to working environment. OHS is a key element in achieving sustained decent working conditions and strong preventive safety culture.
29 October 2018
Improvisation for trainers comes in a not-so-different format – Improvising as per their audiences and domain. Each specialized training will have the core principles yet their methodology or mode of transfer will change from industry to industry. Work at height in oil and gas will be similar to work at height in telecom industry at its core.
16 October 2018
As a developing country where female foeticide is a huge challenge faced by our population dynamics, social inclusion in employment for both educated and unskilled women remains a constant struggle. Semi-skilled services sector employs a large number of female workers. Long strenuous working hours with poor facilities.