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Falls are one of the most common causes of work-related injuries and deaths. So the workplace should be set up accordingly to prevent employees falling from overhead platforms, elevated workstations, or into holes in the floor or walls. This Fall Protection Impact explores examples of engineering controls for fall protection, administrative controls that can prevent or minimize the risk of falls, and personal devices that can be used to provide fall protection. In this impact series installment, John Knopf talks about identifying common fall prevention techniques and methods.