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Roof Sheathing: Fall Reduction Guide from OSHA

Man laying roof sheathing [1]After a roof has been framed, workers can begin installing roof sheathing. Because this work often occurs at great heights, it presents serious fall hazards. It is important that fall-protection systems be used properly during these activities.

 

Click here to get an OSHA Fact Sheet [2] that outlines some of the hazards associated with installing roof sheathing and lists some practical methods that employers may be able to use to protect their workers.