Laborer with Fall Protection - San Francisco, California

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    johncharles, wolly_prins, st.elf, and 14 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. T Gibbison 96 months ago | reply

      This is a great photo! We have used it (with a reference to you) in our educational institute in New Zealand to demonstrate correct harness use.

      T

    2. gregor_y 96 months ago | reply

      Cool, Teresa! Glad you found it useful.

    3. dirkschnitzel 86 months ago | reply

      great picture i like it

    4. frank_lestar 84 months ago | reply

      Many employers ruined the public image of the technical person on any level in the past decades. They put the emphasis on the sales activities, forgetting the manufacturing and quality control. These things happened because of the greed and to satisfy the shareholders. Good part of the manufacturing was farmed out, mostly to foreign countries. We, consumers try to blame each other for not buying American goods, but fail to blame the industrialists who move their manufacturing abroad.
      Why should anybody be a design engineer while the sales engineer earnes twice as much with less effort and responsibility?
      The other problem is with the omnipotent insurance companies. They braiwashed everybody that age over 40 means over the hill. Companies are afraid to hire older people because of the insurance cost. The hiring officials tend to forget that a good number of even retired individuals would work happily. So, this stays and untapped resource.

    5. WSJ Independent Street Blog 84 months ago | reply

      Hi -- nice photo. We liked it and used it for a post on our entrepreneur blog Independent Street at The Wall Street Journal. We gave you credit and linked back to this page. Thanks for making it available.

    6. gregor_y 84 months ago | reply

      Wow, how cool is that! Thanks! Wait'll I show my mom. :o)

    7. ghostbore 72 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called safety gear, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    8. gregor_y 72 months ago | reply

      Are you wearing fall protection, ghostbore? Cuz you're going DOWN.

    9. simplifiedsafety 70 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Safety Conscious, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    10. gregor_y 70 months ago | reply

      Hi, Ss. Pleased to do so.

    11. MrFantastic 60 months ago | reply

      This is an excellent composition of a construction worker on the job. I'd like to use it on my website. I will include attribution and a link back to this photostream. Thanks!

    12. gregor_y 60 months ago | reply

      Hi MrFantastic, Thank you for letting me know! I'd love to know where your website is so I can see my photo in action. Cheers!

    13. jenbob1234 26 months ago | reply

      Hi gregor_y! I work for a roofing magazine and would like to use this image in an article about occupational health and safety. I'd be more than happy to credit you and make a reference back to this page. Okay with you? :)

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