LEAN approaches have been used across many industries for decades with great success. However, there are some industries were using LEAN for process improvement may end up exposing companies to: greater risk, loss of compliance, and reduced safety.
Chapter 9 of The ISO 14001: 2015 Companion discusses managing typical environmental aspects and impacts of the standard.
Your employer is required to make sure you are safe at work, but don't forget that there are things you can do to make sure you're not at risk of injury or death from falling on the job. That's right, I said death. We're not just talking about sprained ankles or bumps on the head here.