The above Ad will no longer appear after you Sign Up for Free!

Safety blog

Discussion in 'Safety' started by ruinexplorer, May 16, 2019 at 6:49 PM.

  1. ruinexplorer

    ruinexplorer Sherpa CB Mods Premium Member Fight Leukemia

    Messages:
    4,567
    Likes Received:
    1,010
    Occupation:
    Projectionist
    Location:
    Las Vegas
    Gig Gear has just started a safety blog on their website. So far, one article on safety, but I hope they keep it up. While most of us don't always think about the way we lift things, it doesn't take much to get seriously injured.

    I personally was out of work for several weeks due to a back injury (lift and twist). It was something that I had probably done thousands of times, but it just took one time to screw up my back for life.

    Just a reminder to stay safe out there.
     
  2. What Rigger?

    What Rigger? I'm so fly....I Neverland.

    Messages:
    1,171
    Likes Received:
    614
    Occupation:
    Part rigger, part bouncer. All machine.
    Location:
    PPT.
    This showed up in my FB feed the other day, and I need to read it. The basic body mechanics matter, and it does need to become a higher priority thing industry wide.
    Thanks for the heads up, guy!
     
  3. ruinexplorer

    ruinexplorer Sherpa CB Mods Premium Member Fight Leukemia

    Messages:
    4,567
    Likes Received:
    1,010
    Occupation:
    Projectionist
    Location:
    Las Vegas
    Yeah, you definitely don't want to screw up your back. It sucks. I was so bored while recovering. Plus, the doctors say that I will never be back to 100%.
     

Share This Page

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice