Tag: National Safety Stand-Down

Focus on Fall Prevention Education Next Week

Filed in Safety by on April 27, 2021 0 Comments
Focus on Fall Prevention Education Next Week

OSHA’s annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction begins Monday, May 3. Use valuable resources from OSHA and NAHB to educate workers on fall risks and help avoid preventable injuries.

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Join the Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction

Filed in Safety by on April 8, 2019 0 Comments
Join the Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction

NAHB is once again partnering with OSHA to encourage home builders to participate in its National Safety Stand-Down for fall prevention in construction, May 6-10, 2019. 

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Let This Safety Video Do Most of the Talking for You

Filed in Codes and Standards, Safety by on May 12, 2017 0 Comments

Before the week is through, builders are encouraged to dedicate at least 10-15 minutes to speak with their crews on-site and reinforce the importance of fall protection. NAHB helped make this an easy task by creating a brief “Toolbox Talk” video on ladder safety.

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How to Protect Your No. 1 Investment

Filed in Safety by on May 8, 2017 0 Comments
How to Protect Your No. 1 Investment

Ensuring the safety of your employees is an investment that pays off. From May 8-12, thousands of construction companies and other businesses will be raising awareness about fall prevention by participating in the fourth annual National Safety Stand-Down. Builders are asked to stop work for at least 15 minutes during any day this week to talk directly with their workers about fall hazards and to reinforce the importance of fall protection on the jobsite.

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