These are the most common injuries and hazards for painters in the construction industry, as shown by injury claims.
WorkSafe expects employers to have safety solutions in place to protect workers from the most common sources of injury.
Hazards and Solutions
- Hazard 1 Exposure to chemicals
- Hazard 2 Lifting pushing and handling materials
- Hazard 3 Noise
- Hazard 4 Slips trips and falls (including falls from height)
- Hazard 5 Using equipment and tools