10th Annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction: May 1st -5th!
The 10th Annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction will occur May 1-5, 2023.
The following tools and resources are available to assist workplaces in preparing for and participating in the Stand-Down:
2023 Stand-Down officially announced:
February 15, 2023 OSHA QuickTakes
Resources for Planning:
Suggestions to Prepare for a Successful Stand-Down
Resources for Employers and Employees
NEW Handouts for Workers:
Hardhat Stickers and Hazard Alert Cards
Do you have fall prevention resources in other languages? We would love to include them in our Fall Prevention Resources: Other Languages Page. https://stopconstructionfalls.com/prevent-falls-training-other-resources/other-languages/
Please send resources to Jessica Bunting: firstname.lastname@example.org
OSHA’s event poster is now available as a PDF in English ( https://www.osha.gov/sites/default/files/publications/OSHA3774.pdf ) and Spanish ( https://www.osha.gov/sites/default/files/publications/OSHA3775.pdf ).
As a reminder, anyone who wants to prevent hazards in the workplace can participate in the Stand-Down. Companies can conduct a Safety Stand-Down by taking a break to have a toolbox talk or another safety activity such as conducting safety equipment inspections, developing rescue plans, or discussing job specific hazards. See Highlights from the Past Stand-Downs ( https://www.osha.gov/stop-falls-stand-down/highlights ) and reports evaluating previous events ( https://stopconstructionfalls.com/about-the-campaign/evaluation-efforts/ ).