Safety Reminders
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Hold a safety meeting before each pick-up
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Carpool to minimize the number if vehicles at the site, and park clear of roadway
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Have safety vest on prior to arriving at site
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Wear gloves, leather shoes or boots, hats, long sleeves and light-colored clothing
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Place warning signs at beginning and end of work area
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Face oncoming traffic while working
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Avoid working during peak travel times
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Stop work in inclement weather
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Avoid overexertion
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Do not remove hazardous substances
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Watch for snakes
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Do not pick-up items on bridges or on overpasses
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Stay clear of construction areas
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Do not pick-up items from the pavement
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Stay at least four (4) feet from the pavement edge