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Loss Prevention Best Practices Guides Updated with Added and Expanded Chapters

April 24, 2018

Public Works Loss Prevention Best Practices Guide cover imageCover of Solid Waste Management Loss Prevention Best Practices Guide showing piles of various recyclable and solid waste materialsExpanded editions of the Public Works Loss Prevention Best Practices Guide and Solid Waste Management Loss Prevention Best Practices Guide are now available. They include new and expanded chapters, and updated safety information throughout.

The guides provide members information and recommendations to help recognize and reduce hazards common to public works departments and solid waste management operations, and protect public entities from liability and loss. These resources are provided at no cost to MCIT members.

New and Expanded Chapters

  • Fall Protection—NEW
  • First-aid, CPR Training and Kits—NEW
  • Lone Worker—NEW
  • Respirable Crystalline Silica (Public Works guide only)—NEW
  • Electrical—Expanded information
  • Ladders—Expanded information
  • Hot Works—Expanded information

Other updates and clarifications have been made throughout the guides.

Members can download the updated loss prevention best practices guides from the MCIT website under the Safety tab. Members who have questions or would like more information about safety best practices should contact their MCIT loss control consultant at 1.866.547.6516.