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Materials Handling: Pushing, Pulling and Carrying

U.S. Department of Labor
Occupational Safety & Health Administration

Electrical work involves moving materials around the worksite. Commonly, there is a central staging area from where supplies are distributed to separate work areas. This can involve pushing, pulling, and lifting materials, sometimes with the help of a hand truck or utility cart.

The following hazards may exist when workers transport materials around the worksite:

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