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Dead Man Working

April 18, 2012

There are plenty of ways for roughnecks to kill themselves fast. Working as a roofer in Deer Lodge, Montana, they’d repeat that old joke that’s been amended for every blue-collar occupation in which I’ve ever been employed. “If you fall off the roof, you’re fired before you hit the ground.”

A great article on safety in high risk professions: Dead Man Working.

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