As we go about our daily lives, we encounter many things that surprise us—some are amazing and beautiful, while others are downright shocking. This article falls into the latter category. Today, we bring you a collection of the most ridiculous things you should probably NOT do, especially when it comes to workplace safety.

Our inspiration comes from a Reddit community that shares and discusses professional safety hazards. The subreddit r/OSHA is home to over 800K+ members who post and share about professional safety fails. Named after the “Occupational Safety and Health Administration,” this subreddit is a treasure trove of cringe-worthy safety fails that will leave you shaking your head.

While these posts might seem funny, safety is no joke. People may try to be creative, handy, or humorous, but nothing is more important than maintaining safety, particularly in a professional environment where the wellbeing of others is at stake.

So, we’ve compiled some of the most outrageous safety fails shared on this subreddit. Scroll down to check out these jaw-dropping photos and let us know what you think in the comments. Don’t forget to upvote your favorite safety fails!

More info & Photo courtesy: r/OSHA

#1 Gonna Have To Bring A Ruler To The Bathroom

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#2 Philippines

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#3 How To Be Really Creative And Stupid At The Same Time

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#4 My Local Uni Intentionally Drilled A Hook Into The Wall To Lock An Emergency Switch

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#5 I Love Grinding In The Gas Room

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#6 Friendly Reminder That Height Restrictions Are Not A Suggestion

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#7 Someone F***ked Up

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#8 Height Aside, How The Hell Are The Ladders Connected?

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#9 Good Advice

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#10 There’s Something Almost Poetic About This

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#11 Shed Held Up By A Forklift While Insulating The Floor. Nothin’ To See Here Folks

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#12 Temporary Panel Cover

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#13 Getting A Tree Removed

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#14 Totally Passes The Inspection

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#15 Who Ya Gonna Call?

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#16 Don’t Worry! I Got You

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#17 How Many Men Does It Take To Screw In A Lightbulb?

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#18 I Had To Follow This Guy After He Did A Collection From The Warehouse

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#19 This Is Down The Road From Me

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#20 Rules Enforced Via Angry Forklift

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