The Tradie Mayhem Facebook page showcases some of the funniest (and scariest!) stuff happening on worksites around Australia.

We’ve put together a gallery of their most popular posts of all time based on likes, comments and shares.

Some of the injury photos are quite graphic, so be warned before you scroll down…


1.

“We post a lot of photos of unsafe work practices, so here’s a bloke doing the right thing by using a safety harness.”

Harness on electrical cable

Top comment: “Haha. At least he’s keeping hydrated with the beer. Lol”

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2.

“If you still can’t convince your wife that wearing your wedding ring to work is a bad idea, show her this…”

Gloved finger

Top comment: “There’s a spare finger on the blanket”

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3.

“How not to use an electric planer”

Electric planer injury

Top comment: “How did this dude do this your fingers are no where near the plane blade quick lesson don’t put your finger where you wouldn’t put your d**k”

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4.

“No caulking gun no worries”

Caulking gun

Top comment: “I’m pissing myself , after 30 plus yrs in trade, that is the best”

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5.

“Beautiful”

Roof trusses

Top comment: “I’m not even a chippy and what the f**k!”

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6.

“This is what happens when you drill into 415 mains cables”

Electric hands

Top comment: “Shouldn’t play with any type of kids, electrical or otherwise”

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7.

“Should be fine after paint?”

Plastering

Top comment: “Looks like another d**kwad chippy who thinks he can do anything.”

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8.

“This is why we wear face protection… Brutal. Probably hit the best place it could – missed the throat, mouth, eyes etc.”

Grinder Face

Top comment: “Wow that’s gory. I’m going to show the young guys at work next time they bitch about personal protection”

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9.

“Owner builder in Colebee. Did a great job with the support posts holding a tiled roof”

Roof frame

Top comment: “More to the point the roof tilers got up there and put the roof on!!!”

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10.

“Plasterer of the year!”

Plasterer Stilts

Top comment: “I thought I was good on stilts but this is incredible”

Link to original post.


We hope you’ve enjoyed this gallery!

If any of these photos make you think that insurance might be a good idea, then Trade Risk are the team to speak with.

We look after thousands of tradies from all over Australia, with everything including public liability, tool insurance, income protection and more.

For a quote please click here or call our team on 1800 808 800.


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