Fall Protection “Yo-Yos” Are No Child’s Play

In the course of our fall protection consulting work at petrochemical sites, we have seen a significant increase in the use of self-retracting devices—or “yo-yos,” as they are often called in the field. While the yo-yo nickname makes sense, these devices are much more complex than a child’s toy. When used properly, SRDs provide an […]

Fall protection peer group benefits petrochemical industry

Writing advisors and presentation professionals always say to avoid using overplayed business terms like “recreating the wheel,”  “best practices” and “lessons learned.”  But sometimes, those things are legitimate and provide real value to an organization.  LJB recently organized a group of petrochemical industry professionals to talk about fall protection.  The goal of the group is to […]