A great idea to make field workers think twice, and keep them safe, is to put a bright sticker on the second-to-top step of a ladder reading “suspended” and one on the top step reading “terminated.”
San Marcos, Calif.
Simplify the wire
New is very often well-forgotten old. Wire spools usually take a lot of space. My idea is simple, costs almost nothing and doesn’t take much space in a truck. Just use two pieces of scrap wood or plywood and one or two EMT pipes to keep your spools of wire organized.
Mountain View, Calif.
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