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15 Hazardous Job Sites That Are Literally Not Safe For Work

Don't let OSHA find out. Or the union. They'll have a kitten if they saw these places. So much for employee welfare. Some of these solutions to get to hard to reach spots to work are pretty clever. Most are just massive safety hazards waiting for a lawsuit to happen. But sometimes people have a one track mind, and just need to get done doing whatever they need to do, caution and common sense be damned. This guy knows all about when common sense goes out the window.

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From the submitter:

"So I saw this addition to a building which is next to a river, which means if the extension collapsed, you would get very wet. I've never seen anything so precarious on the side of an old mill before!"
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By Diana White
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From the submitter:

My husband bolted this Sunday School table to boards and held it on with rachet straps around the deck so he could paint our deck. Only problem -- How to get on to the scaffolding -- solution -- put a chair on the deck, stand on it, swing leg over deck rail, drop down to the scaffold. Guess it worked.