A Guide to Protecting Your Roof From a Snow-Related Failure


APPA, an organization providing information and resources to facility managers, shares an article about preventing the sudden collapse of roof structures from snow overloads.

Falls and Other Hazards to Workers Removing Snow from Rooftops and Other Elevated Surfaces

U.S. Department of Labor

U.S. Department of Labor delivers a guide on safe snow removal. The guide also shares insight on evaluating the load bearing on the roof or structure, avoiding electrical hazards and preventing injuries, both on the ground and on the roof, (PDF, 8 pages)

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