Break-up asphalt kegs before loading
Tip sheet from the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries Ergonomics Ideas Bank. Provides controls for roofing jobs on how to reduce heavy lifting by breaking up asphalt kegs before placing them in kettles. (1-page pdf)
Keywords: Construction, Roofer, Lifting, Back, Force, Administrative, Melting Kettle
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