Originally Posted by ctpres
Worst job in my book is radio/TV tower (NOT cell towers) maintenance. Think about climbing up to 1,500 feet and getting hit by a wind gust! Last I read anything - they can't even get life insurance. Lots of job openings projected but not great pay considering risks.
It's not that risky, those guys have strict safety protocols and are either caged or tied off at all times. My trade was more dangerous than that and I had no problem getting life insurance.