Head injury accident is one kind of the major occupational accidents, particularly in the construction industry.
Every year many workers injured or are even killed as a result of head injury.
The main risks of head injury in the workplaces are as follows:
where there is a possibility that a worker may be struck on his head by a falling or flying object.
where a worker may strike his head against a protruded object or may be struck by a swinging object.
To effectively reduce the risks of head injury, an appropriate type of safety helmets should be provided.