This is why only trained pros should use construction equipment

You're not getting workman's comp for that.


Miles Klee

Internet Culture

Published Jun 7, 2014   Updated May 31, 2021, 4:29 am CDT

Whether or not the unfortunate man in this video was rising to the challenges of a new construction job, as Reddit jokingly speculated, it’s safe to say he was insufficiently prepared to operate a massive cherry picker. Unless he meant to catapult himself out of the contraption.

Let’s just agree that he’s not getting into a union anytime soon.

We’re thinking a career behind a desk could be a better fit—and safer for everyone.

H/T Reddit | Photo by Elliott Brown/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

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*First Published: Jun 7, 2014, 8:00 am CDT