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Join Us for a Free Webinar on Ladder Safety on March 31

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Join Us for a Free Webinar on Ladder Safety on March 31

Join NAHB for an important webinar on March 31, as Little Giant Ladder National Safety Director Dave Francis discusses and demonstrates proper usage and setup, safe climbing, common problems and solutions, and the significance of ladder safety.

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Make Training a Priority During Ladder Safety Month

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Make Training a Priority During Ladder Safety Month

The fifth annual Ladder Safety Month, presented by the American Ladder Institute, begins on Monday, March 1. As spring building season kicks off, home builders should use this month to refresh their training on ladder safety.

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Winter Weather Safety Takes on a New Dimension This Year

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Winter Weather Safety Takes on a New Dimension This Year

Winter can be an especially tricky time for safety personnel on home building jobsites. But the pandemic of 2020 adds another dimension to jobsite safety plans during the cold weather months.

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Last Chance to Learn How to Avoid Preventable Falls in Free NAHB Training Session

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Last Chance to Learn How to Avoid Preventable Falls in Free NAHB Training Session

NAHB is offering two free virtual training sessions in December to help home builders inform their workers and trade partners on proper fall prevention techniques.

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Explore Job Site Sanitation Best Practices in New Video Toolbox Talk

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Explore Job Site Sanitation Best Practices in New Video Toolbox Talk

Sanitation and personal hygiene have been at the forefront of global public consciousness nearly all year. But proper job site sanitation is extremely important even without a pandemic and should be a focus of site supervisors moving forward.

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Put Your Guard Up: Guardrails Protect Everyone

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Put Your Guard Up: Guardrails Protect Everyone

Guardrails can often help prevent fall injuries on the job-site. 

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Cool Weather Can Present a Fire Hazard on Home Building Sites

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Cool Weather Can Present a Fire Hazard on Home Building Sites

This week is Fire Prevention Week, an annual public outreach and awareness campaign organized by the National Fire Protection Association. With so many wildfires burning on the West Coast, home builders should be diligent about ensuring their job sites are free from fire hazards.

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New Safety Resources for OSHA’s Stand-Down to Prevent Falls

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New Safety Resources for OSHA’s Stand-Down to Prevent Falls

OSHA’s annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction begins Monday, Sept. 14. NAHB has launched a new video toolbox talk focused on roofing safety to coincide with the awareness campaign.

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SAFE Awards Mean So Much More This Year

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SAFE Awards Mean So Much More This Year

After an extraordinary six months in the home building industry, job site safety has taken on a more expanded meaning.

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Review Your Job Site Safety Plan During Safe + Sound Week

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Review Your Job Site Safety Plan During Safe + Sound Week

Aug. 10-16 is OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week, a nationwide event held each year that recognizes the successes of workplace health and safety programs and offers information and ideas on how to keep America’s workers safe.

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