Safety training is an integral part of all manual labor jobs, and no one knows this to be more true than tree and landscape workers.
This article from The Insurance Journal states that, "tree workers are 56 times more likely to suffer a fatal occupational injury than workers in all industries combined".
Whether you are employed in a "high-risk industry" or not, be sure to report your injury to your supervisor as soon as it happens! And take those safety training courses seriously!
Read more about the Cal/OSHA Tree Work Safety Campaign!