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OSHA is including Stand-Down events on this page that are free and open to the public. This is a resource for employers and employees to find Stand-Down events in their area. Note that attendees of these events (including any members of the press) must cooperate with the host employers' site access and safety rules.

Please contact your Regional Stand-Down Coordinator listed below for information on other local events. If you are interested in hosting a free Stand-Down event that is open to the public and want to post your event on OSHA's webpage, please contact your Regional Stand-Down Coordinator as soon as possible to learn more. You may submit the event details here. Click on a region below to learn about events in your area.

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Region I

Connecticut

Groton

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 6:00 a.m.

Location: 75 Eastern Point Road, Groton, CT

Description: General Dynamics Electric Boat – Power Points with demonstrations on fall prevention and fall protection. Talk with the local CASs from the Providence AO and the Hartford AO. Approximately 3000 workers will be affected. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Paul Marsiglio, Safety Director – pmarsiglo@gdeb.com- 860-705-0344


Hartford

Date: To Be Determined – The week of Fall Stand-Down

Time: TBD

Location: 165 Capitol Ave., Hartford, CT

Description: 3M/DBI will conduct a Fall Protection Demonstration. HAO AD and HAO CAS will talk to the workers to express the reasons for fall prevention and fall protection. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Dennis Muller, Safety Director – (401) 265-8546


Windsor Locks

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: One Hamilton Road

Description: UTC Aerospace Systems – HAO CAS will use a power point and talk about fall prevention and fall protection to approximately 50 sub-contractors. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Paul Mangiafico, Mangiafico.Paul@dol.gov, 860-240-3152

Rhode Island

North Kingston, RI

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 2:30 p.m.

Location: 165 Dillabar Ave, North Kingston, RI

Description: General Dynamics Electric- Quonset Point
Power Points with demonstrations on fall prevention and fall protection. Talk with the Area Directors from the Providence AO and the Hartford AO. Approximately 4500 workers will be affected. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Paul Marsiglio, Safety Director – pmarsiglo@gdeb.com- 860-705-0344

Region II

New York

Bohemia

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: 1099 Orville Drive, Bohemia, NY 11716

Description: W.W. Grainger, Inc. - a supply company with large presence on Long Island has joined with OSHA to host a fall down event in which there will be vender and manufacturer reps with safety equipment and fall arrest system demonstrations. OSHA will be present at the event offering compliance assistance. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Tom McCausland, 631-337-5165


Melville

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: 1 Park Drive, Melville, NY 11747

Description: W.W. Grainger, Inc. - a supply company with large presence on Long Island has joined with OSHA to host a fall down event in which there will be vender and manufacturer reps with safety equipment and fall arrest system demonstrations. OSHA will be present at the event offering compliance assistance. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Tom McCausland, 631-337-5165


New York

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018 and Thursday, May 10, 2018

Times: 4:30 p.m.

Location: 21 West 38th Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018

Description: Site Safety LLC is proudly participating in OSHA's National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction Week by sponsoring a "FREE" 8-Hour Fall Protection Training in Spanish on Wednesday, May 9th and Thursday, May 10th at 4:30 p.m. Topics: Fall prevention program; Types of falls; Worker training; Fall Prevention; Fall Hazards; Ladder Safety; Aerial Devices; and, Elevating Equipment. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Maria Diaz, maria@site-safety.com, 212-683-7200
Register: training@site-safety.com

Puerto Rico

San Juan

Date: Friday, May 18, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Universidad Metropolitana, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Description: Conference - "Fall hazards: before and after Hurricane Maria." Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: INEDA-AOTC, UMET Bayamón

Region III

Delaware

New Castle

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Location: ABC Delaware Classroom 31 Blevins Drive Suite B, New Castle, Delaware 19720

Description: Stand Tall, Stand Proud and Stand-Down for Safety! ABC Delaware and OSHA invite you to Stand-Down day. Plan ahead to get the job done safely! The purpose of the fall prevention stand-down is to raise awareness across the country to stop fall fatalities and injuries.

Event Contact: Jean Toman, jtoman@abcdelaware.com, 302- 328-1111
https://www.abcdelaware.com/calendar-of-events/ctl/viewdetail/mid/34301/itemid/22803/d/20180509

District of Columbia

Washington, DC

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Times: 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: Audi Field (100 Potomac Ave. SW Washington DC, 20024)

Description: Turner Construction Company will kick-off Safety Week by hosting a safety stand-down event focused on falls hazard awareness at the new DC United Soccer Stadium (Audi Field) jobsite in downtown Washington, DC. There will be presentations led by Turner and OSHA officials. There will also be fall safety demonstrations and other exciting events.

Event Contact: Cameron Bichler, cbichler@tcco.com, 202-510-8922


Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Times: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: South Capitol Street Corridor Project (1650 South Capitol Street SE, Washington DC)

Description: South Capitol Bridgebuilders, a joint venture of The Walsh Group and Granite Construction, will host a safety stand-down event focused on The Power of Safe Choices at the site of the new Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge project in downtown Washington, DC. There will be presentations led by The Walsh Group, Granite and OSHA officials. Safety demonstrations will also take place.

Event Contact: Pete Doherty, pdoherty@walshgroup.com, 312-492-1533

Maryland

Baltimore

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Location: 2555 Lord Baltimore Drive - Suite N-R Baltimore, MD 21244

Description: OSHA 7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for Construction Industry - outdoor demonstrations on fall protection. FREE fall protection educational resources to take back to your facility. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Connie Schultheis - connie@chesapeakesc.org
Please contact Ms. Schultheis for information on additional courses being offered.


Harmans

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: 7555 Harmans Road, Harmans, MD 21077

Description: CRB Construction is hosting a Fall Protection Stand-Down on May 10 beginning at 9:00 AM. MSA Safety's Mark Steigerwald will be demonstrating and presenting to all employees onsite and any public employees that attend. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Wyatt Bradbury, wbradbury@haztekinc.com, 714-309-0462

Pennsylvania

Erie

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Location: Brabender baseball complex at West 21st and Baur Lane

Description: Great Lakes EHS Services in conjunction with Perry Construction Group, Inc. would like to invite you to the free Fall Prevention Safety Stand Down. Brendan Claybaugh, OSHA Area Director - Erie Area Office, will be in attendance. Miller Fall Protection will present a 1 hour training and demonstration on the ABC's of fall protection.

Event Contact: Dan Keil at 814-453-4365 or dkeil@greatlakesehs.com
Please RSVP with an approximate amount of attendees for your company


Mechanicsburg

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018.

Time: 7:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., (Two sessions - 60 to 90 minutes each)

Location: 5031 Richard Lane, Suite #111, Mechanicsburg, Pa. 17055.

Description: RETTEW and OSHA will hold a free and open to the public event to discuss the importance of fall protection, including an interactive demonstration, as part of OSHA's National Safety Stand-Down. Presenters will review prevention techniques and common mistakes, as well as solutions if a fall should occur. The event will include a presentation, demonstration, and panel discussion, conducted by safety professionals from RETTEW and OSHA. The OSHA Area Director for the Harrisburg Office will be in attendance. Space is limited; contact the event coordinator by May 1 to register. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Tracy Brooks, Office: 800-738-8395 x3358, Direct: 717-516-7493

Registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-national-fall-protection-stand-down-at-rettew-tickets-42865194952


Philadelphia

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: PennFIRST, 387 S. 33rd St. Philadelphia, PA

Description: LF Driscoll and Hospital of Pennsylvania will be holding an event to discuss the importance of fall protection and include a demonstration, as part of OSHA's National Safety Stand-Down. Presenters will review prevention techniques and common mistakes, as well as solutions if a fall should occur. OSHA will be in attendance. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Isabel DeOliveira, deOliveira.isabel@dol.gov, 215-861-4931


Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Location: United Safety Academy, 38 Jackson Street, Philadelphia, PA

Description: The academy will be displaying new technology tools, including virtual reality training, to address the leading killers in construction, falls, struck-by, electrical, and caught-in/between hazards. The event is free and open to the public. Attendees will be able to immerse themselves into a training module such as steel erection activities and be exposed to hazards associated with this industry sector. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Anthony Castelli, acastelli@safetygroupltd.com, (215) 475-5810

Virginia

Lynchburg

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: 147 Mill Ridge Road, Lynchburg, VA

Description: The Mid-State Group, Industrial Biodynamics, Z-Medica and the Business Development Center are hosting an event designed to prevent slips, trips and falls in construction and general industry. Slip Simulator training will place workers on a safe, controlled training simulator that allows them to walk on surfaces similar to those resulting in falls. This fun and engaging training can reduce slips, trips, and falls by up to 70%. Stop the Bleed Hemorrhage control training will be included. This training is offered to all attendees especially Emergency Response Team members. The Mid-State Group and Z-Medica will display workplace hemorrhage control kits and provide hands-on first aid/trauma training. Safety equipment demonstrations will be included. Information available in Spanish and English. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Joni Organ, 434-944-4399

West Virginia

Morgantown

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: WVU Alumni Association 1 Alumni Drive, Morgantown, WV 26504

Description: OSHA #3085 Principles of Scaffolding. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Melissa Stewart, 304 293-3096, Must be registered to attend. No walk-ins.


Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: WVU Alumni Association 1 Alumni Drive, Morgantown, WV 26504

Description: OSHA #3085 Principles of Scaffolding. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Melissa Stewart, 304 293-3096, Must be registered to attend. No walk-ins.


Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: WVU Alumni Association 1 Alumni Drive, Morgantown, WV 26504

Description: OSHA #3085 Principles of Scaffolding. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Melissa Stewart, 304 293-3096, Must be registered to attend. No walk-ins.


Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: WVU Alumni Association 1 Alumni Drive, Morgantown, WV 26504

Description: OSHA #7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Melissa Stewart, 304 293-3096, Must be registered to attend. No walk-ins.


Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: WVU Alumni Association 1 Alumni Drive, Morgantown, WV 26504

Description: OSHA #7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Melissa Stewart, 304 293-3096, Must be registered to attend. No walk-ins.

Region IV

Alabama

Birmingham

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Nucor Steel Birmingham, Inc., 2301 F.L. Shuttlesworth Drive, Birmingham, AL 35234

Description: Nucor Steel Birmingham, Inc. will be hosting their 5th annual Stand-Down. Miller® Fall Protection expert Kyle Harvey will be on site with his demonstration trailer and will present a training class on each hour.  Please RSVP to stephanie.marzette@nucor.com if you plan to attend. A more detailed agenda will be provided to those confirmed to attend. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Stephanie Marzette: 205-264-8335: stephanie.marzette@nucor.com


Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Location: Alabama Workforce Training Center (AWTC), 3500 6th Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35222

Description: The AWTC trains students who have shown an interest in constructions trades through their local schools or community college technical programs. The ultimate goals is to provide entry-level training to the K-12 career training to adequately supply businesses with the needed trained workforce. The AWTC will be participating in a Fall Prevention Stand-Down in support of the agency initiative to reduce worker injuries and death in the construction industry. James Cooley, CAS will be speaking. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Mark McCord, Senior Instructor


Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: Alabama Workforce Training Center (AWTC), 3500 6th Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35222

Description: The AWTC trains students who have shown an interest in constructions trades through their local schools or community college technical programs. The ultimate goals is to provide entry-level training to the K-12 career training to adequately supply businesses with the needed trained workforce. The AWTC will be participating in a Fall Prevention Stand-Down in support of the agency initiative to reduce worker injuries and death in the construction industry. James Cooley, CAS will be speaking. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Mark McCord, Senior Instructor


Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Location: Anticipated to be near the Medical Forum building located near 950 22nd St N Birmingham, AL 35203 (3 empty fields)

Description: Johnson Bros. Corporation will be participating in a Fall Prevention Stand Down in support of the agency initiative to reduce worker injuries and death in the construction industry. The employer primarily will be addressing falls related to the upcoming bridge replacement activities that will commence in September 2018. The employer anticipates that 300 employees will attend this event. Ramona Morris, AD will be speaking. Hector Julian-Camacho, AAD will be speaking to the Hispanic crews later in the afternoon. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: John A. Anderson, Safety Manager


Madison

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: ABC - North Alabama, 26670 Success Dr., Suite G, Madison, AL 35756

Description: ABC-North Alabama is hosting its 3rd Annual Falls Stand Down for the Construction Industry. ABC-North Alabama will be participating in a Fall Prevention Stand-Down in support of the agency initiative to reduce worker injuries and death in the construction industry. This event is open to the public and will host speakers from Alabama's Safe State Consultation group, and James Cooley, CAS will be speaking to the group. A simulated drop will be conducted by Jerry Lawton. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Tiffany Brightwell, President, North Alabama Chapter


Northport

Date: Thursday, May 3, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Lowe's

Description: The University of Alabama OSHA Training Institute Education Center manned a booth and a Fall Protection presentation was conducted during Lowe's Contractor Appreciation Day (mostly residential and some commercial construction). Packets of outreach materials from the Stand Down website were handed out. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: sfoucher@ccs.ua.edu


Tuscaloosa

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa, Inc. 1700 Holt Road N.E. Tuscaloosa, AL 35404

Description: Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa is hosting its 3rd Annual Falls Stand Down for General Industry. The Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa will be participating in a Fall Prevention Stand Down in support of the agency initiative to reduce worker injuries and death in the general industry. This event is open to the public and will host speakers from Alabama's Safe State Consultation group, the Alabama Trucking Association Workers Compensation in Alliance with OSHA, local Fire Rescue and Medevac, and James Cooley, CAS will be speaking to the group. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Paul Thurber, Safety Manager, Nucor Steel


Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location: Nucor Steel Tuscaloosa, 1700 Holt Road NE, Tuscaloosa, AL 35404

Description: Nucor will be hosting their 5th annual STAND-DOWN on May the 10th from 10:00 AM until 4:00 PM. Speakers for this event will include; Nucor's Safety Director Paul Thurber, Area OSHA CAS James Cooley, Fall Protection expert Jerry Lawton (bringing his training/demonstration trailer) as well as a few testimonials from some area fall victim survivors. Nucor will be providing lunch and an RSVP to paul.thurber@nucor.com would be greatly appreciated. A more detailed agenda will be provided to those confirmed to attend. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Paul Thurber: 205-562.1244: paul.thurber@nucor.com.

Florida

Orlando

Date: Friday, May 4, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Mobile Crane & Rigging Supervisor Safety Awareness program

Location: Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau, 11112 Boggy Creek Road, Orlando, FL 32824

Description: Mobile Crane & Rigging Supervisor Safety Awareness program - Each three-hour, manager/supervisor seminar will encompass the roles and responsibilities of the site supervisor, owner, operator, rigger and lift director along with the safe operation and inspection of cranes and the associated rigging gear. This morning session will concentrate on Mobile Cranes. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Camille Singletary, 800-327-1386

Registration: Pre-registration is required, as seating is limited.


Date: Friday, May 4, 2018

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau, 11112 Boggy Creek Road, Orlando, FL 32824

Description: Overhead Crane/Hoist and Rigging Supervisor Safety Awareness program Each three-hour, manager/supervisor seminar will encompass the roles and responsibilities of the site supervisor, owner, operator, rigger and lift director along with the safe operation and inspection of cranes and the associated rigging gear. This afternoon session will cover overhead crane/hoist safe operations, inspections as well as the associated rigging gear. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Camille Singletary, 800-327-1386

Registration: Pre-registration is required, as seating is limited.

Georgia

Atlanta

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

Location: Dave and Buster's parking lot at 2215 D and B Drive Southeast Marietta, GA 30067

Description: A Georgia Tech representative will conduct an ergonomic and stretching demonstration. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: John Conrad Lynch jlynch@walshgroup.com


Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location: NSMS JV HJAIA Central Passenger Terminal Complex Modernization - Landside Partnership, meeting located at the Domestic Airport North Terminal at the American Airlines ticketing (large conference room next to the Loss and Found Office).

Description: We will have an OSHA Partnership meeting at 1:30 pm and then we will walk the site and interact with workers distributing OSHA publications. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Ruth Milian Ruth.Milian@NSMSJV.com and Zack Garner Zack.Garner@NSMSJV.com


Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Gilbane Building 3024 Peachtree Road NW Atlanta GA 30305

Description: A representative will conduct a small group training and fall protection demonstrations. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: David Conlon: dconlon@gilbaneco.com


Augusta

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 10:00 a. m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: 3702 Clanton Rd., Augusta, GA 30906

Description: Solvay Specialty Polymer in Augusta, Georgia, will support the National Fall Prevention Stand-down by exhibiting various types of fall protection equipment on displays for workers. The company will also conduct live demonstrations of falls from heights. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Michael Ray, Michael.Ray@solvay.com

Kentucky

Richmond

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location: Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) - OSHA Training Institute Education Center, Perkins Conference Center, Room 212, 4440 Kit Carson Dr., Richmond, KY 40475

Description: OSHA 7405 - This 5 hour course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Zach Rhodus - 859-622-6976 or Trevor George - 859-622-2961

Online Registration Link: https://aceware.ceo.eku.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp?&course=18OSRM7405B#_ga=2.12397874.743754365.1523987351-723979198.1523987351

Mississippi

Greenville

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 12:30 p.m.

Location: Gerald Andrus Plant Assembly Room

Description: We will be having a "Lunch and Learn" while reviewing job hazards. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Darlene Normand, dnorma5@entergy.com


Jackson

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Location: Nucor Steel Jackson, Inc., 3630 Fourth Street, Flowood, MS  39232

Description: Nucor Steel Jackson is once again hosting a Fall Prevention Stand-down event in support of the National Fall Stand-Down. Nucor Steel Jackson is conducting refresher training for the site's employees. Topics will include the following: How to inspect your Personal Fall Arrest System (PFAS); How to don your PFAS; as well as Aerial Lift refresher training. This event will also feature speakers including a representative from the OSHA Jackson Area Office. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Jason Thigpen, Safety Coordinator

North Carolina

Greensboro

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: 1451 S Elm-Eugene St, Greensboro, NC 27406

Description: This course provides an overview of the identification, evaluation and prevention of fall hazards in the construction industry, focusing on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Additional information will be presented on the unique learning styles of young workers. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: https://www.ies.ncsu.edu/courses/fall-hazard-awareness/

South Carolina

Charleston

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 9:00 am

Location: 1455 Hagan Avenue, Huger SC

Description of Event: Nucor Steel Berkeley, 3M - DBI, and SC OSHA will be holding a National Safety Fall Protection Stand-Down Event on site at Nucor. The event will include fall protection use and demonstrations, speakers on fall protection and the importance of use. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Scott Hatchell, scott.hatchell@nucor.com, 843-336-6663

Region V

Illinois

Peoria

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 12:30 p.m.

Location: N. Maplewood Ave. south of 1600 Main Street, Peoria, IL 61606

Description: Williams Brothers Construction, Inc., their subcontractors and OSHA will participate in a fall stand-down on the Bradley University campus addressing a variety of fall hazards and controls. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Brian Bothast (OSHA) 309-589-7033 and Allen Durr (WBCI) 309-370-3656.


Rosemont

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Holiday Inn and Suites Chicago O'Hare-Rosemont Hotel (Wrigley Room) Rosemont, Illinois

Description: OSHA Region V Administrator Ken Atha will kick off the event. We encourage attendees to participate in the NRCA National Safety Stand-Down webinar before attending the seminar. The topics covered will relate to the webinar and include performing a JHA, discussing and demonstrating hazards associated with rescuing a fallen worker while suspended by his or her personal fall-arrest system, key fall-protection regulatory requirements and case studies built from attendees' fall-related experiences. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Janice Davis Director NRCA 800-323-9545, Ext. 7505 or contact NRCA's customer service department at (866) ASK-NRCA (275-6722) or by email at info@nrca.net


South Beloit

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Mid-States Concrete Industries, 500 S Park Ave. South Beloit, IL 61080

Description: Mid-States Concrete Industries will hold a company wild fall stand down to prevent falls in general industry. OSHA and National Safety Education Center - Northern Illinois University will be speaking on fall prevention and training. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Tracy Miller, 800- 236-1072

Indiana

Indianapolis

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: Ermco Electrical Inc., 1625 W. Thompson Road, Indianapolis, IN 46217

Description: Numerous federal agencies will be involved. OSHA will provide information via a power point presentation. Fall-Tech, safety equipment company, will demonstrate use of fall protection.

Event Contact: Don Mills, mills.donald@dol.gov, 317-226-7290

Michigan

Detroit

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

General Contractor:

Location: Walsh Construction Company, Flex-N-Gate Manufacturing Facility, 7208 Huber Road, Detroit, MI 48213

Description: MIOSHA will provide information to all construction employees about Fall Protection. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: John Pike, jpike@walshgroup.com, 703-597-5562


Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

General Contractor: Walsh Construction Company

Location: Walsh Construction Company, Flex-N-Gate Manufacturing Facility, 7208 Huber Road, Detroit, MI 48213

Description: MIOSHA will provide information to all construction employees about Fall Protection. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: John Pike, jpike@walshgroup.com, 703-597-5562

Ohio

Austintown

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 7:30 a.m. -8:30 a.m.

Location: Boak & Sons, Incorporated, 75 Victoria Road, Austintown, Ohio 44515
At Large Warehouse Onsite

Description: Taking place at Boak & Sons warehouse facility. The training will include the ABCD's of Fall Protection (Anchorages, Body wear, Connectors, Descending lifeline) and a demonstration on the Grabber. This training includes equipment demonstrations and discussions on general fall protection issues. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact:


Garfield Heights

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Garfield Heights Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC) Service Office, 4800 E. 131st Street, Garfield Heights, OH 44105

Description: Federal OSHA's Cleveland Area Director will be providing an update on the new walking and working surface standard. The 3M Company will be conducting a fall protection equipment seminar and the BWC will provide information on grants provided to Ohio companies concerning fall protection.

Event Contact: Dave Godenswager, David.G.1@bwc.state.oh.us, 216-584-0357


Pickerington

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Ohio Center for Occupational Safety and Health (OCOSH), 13430 Yarmouth Drive, Pickerington, Ohio 43147

Description: The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation will host a three hour Stand-Down event on May 7th.The BWC will present on fall protection and training resources.

Event Contact: Mike Marr, 614-578-3600


Toledo

Date: Monday, May 7, 2013

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: Toledo Hospital Bed Tower Site, 2142 N. Cove Blvd., Suite A, Toledo, OH 43606

Description: Lathrop Turner, ProMedica Generations of Care Project - Lathrop and all contractors on site will stand down to have a conversation and some presentations on fall protection.

Event Contact: Scott Cole or Joe Zunk, 419 467 4157 or 419-291-5040

Wisconsin

Appleton

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 9:45 a.m.

Location: Outagamie County Admin. Building, 410 S. Walnut Street, Appleton, WI

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand-down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Aaron Green, 920-886-7430


Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 12:30 p.m.

Location: Commerce Court Building, 3600 Commerce Court, Appleton, WI

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Mike Pernaski, 920-969-7612


Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: Mt. Olive Lutheran School, 930 E. Florida Ave, Appleton, WI

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Joe Robl, 920-716-9116


Denmark

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: AM Big Ox Energy - 6601 County Road R., Denmark, WI 54208

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Kelly Bubolz, 920-734-4521


Fond Du Lac

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Location: CD Smith Headquarter, 889 E. Johnson St

Description: CD Smith Construction Co., will be conducting a stand down training session highlighting PFAS. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Pat Smith, 920-948-4208


Green Bay

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 12:00 p.m.

Location: Aurora Baycare - 2845 Greenbriar Rd

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Kelly Bubolz, 920-734-4521


Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Location: Titletown Development - 1109 Brookwood Ave., Green Bay, WI 54304

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Kelly Bubolz 920-734-4521


Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 9:45 a.m.

Location: Georgia Pacific - Broadway - 1919 S. Broadway Rd., Green Bay, WI 54303

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Kelly Bubolz, 920-734-4521


Little Chute

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Little Chute Middle/High School, 402 Freedom Rd, Little Chute, WI

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Kris O'Connor, 920-969-7654


Rice Lake

Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Wisconsin Indianhead Technical Center (WITC) Conference Center, 1900 College Ave, Rice Lake, WI

Description: John Corriveau, from Lighthouse Safety, will provide training on fall protection equipment, hands on inspection and anchorage points. You must RSVP by May 18, 2018. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Tammy Bertelsen, Tammy.Bertelsen@Saputo.com


Weyauwega

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 9:45 a.m.

Location: Weyauwega High School, 500 Ann Street, Weyauwega, WI

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Steve Lenz, 920-969-7620


Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 9:45 a.m.

Location: Ho-Chunk Wittenberg - N7198 US Hwy 45, Wittenberg, WI 54499

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Steve Lenz, 920-969-7620


Wisconsin Rapids

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 12:30 p.m.

Location: Wisconsin Rapids Middle School 1921 27th Ave South, Wisconsin Rapids,

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Chad Theilman, 920-969-7677


Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 1:30 p.m.

Location: WRPS Lincoln High School, 1801 16th Street South, Wisconsin Rapids, WI

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Dan Rector, 920-843-1962


Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 3:00 p.m.

Location: Aspirus Riverwiew, 410 Dewey St., Wisconsin Rapids, WI

Description: Miron Construction Co., will be conducting a tail gate fall stand down training session with ladder safety being highlighted this year. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: Jeff Miller, 920-969-7627

Region VI

Free Webinar on Preventing Falls in Construction

Date: Monday - Friday, May 7-11, 2018

Time: Anytime

Location: Online

Description: OSHA Region 6 and OSHA Education Centers in Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas, are offering a free WebEx presentation on preventing falls in construction. The one-hour webinar will be available for viewing from May 7-11, 2018. The webinar will focus on compliance with OSHA's construction fall prevention standards, OSHA's Fall Prevention Campaign and Stand-Down, and best practices for preventing falls. Free and open to the public.

Please register to receive your link to this educational video by completing the registration form on the webpage. NOTE: Once registered, participants will receive an email with instructions and a password to access the video.

Register here. (http://info.midsouthoti.org/vpppa-region-6-video-0-0-0)

For more information: Please call 877-345-2515

Arkansas

Little Rock

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Arkansas Community College Shewmaker Center, One College Drive NW, Bentonville, AR 72712

Description: The Northwest Arkansas Occupational Safety and Health Advisory Council will be hosting a Fall Prevention Stand Down. We will be having a Miller representative come in and do a live demonstration of a fall in a harness. A representative of federal OSHA will discuss fall prevention practices. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Tena Andrews at (479)736-2601, ext. 3578

Louisiana

Baton Rouge

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location: Louisiana Associated General Contractors, 7389 Florida Blvd. Suite #200C, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405 - This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or osha@uta.edu

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Oklahoma Safety Council, 2400 South Vermont Ave., Oklahoma City, Ok 73108

Description: Stand-Down Event - This year's speakers include:

  • David Bates, Area Director - US Department of Labor, OSHA
  • Bill Young & Ed Bugby - OG&E
  • Jason Hudson, OSHA Consultation, Oklahoma Department of Labor
  • Tommy Cores, DT Cores & Company - Capital Fall Protection
  • Free and open to the public

Registration Required: https://www.oksafety.org/trainingcourse/details/230

Event Contact: Betsey Kulakowski, 405-848-8626

Texas

Arlington

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: The University of Texas at Arlington, Continuing Education and Workforce Development (CEWF), 140 W. Mitchell Street, Arlington, Texas 76019

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405 - This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention, and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or email osha@uta.edu


Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Time: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Location: The University of Texas at Arlington, Lone Star Auditorium, 500 West Nedderman Drive, Arlington, Texas 76019

Description: Fall Hazard Stand Down - Event will be held in conjunction with the Regional and Area OSHA Offices and the Construction Safety Leadership Association. Speakers will provide information on Fall Safety Prevention. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or email osha@uta.edu


Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.

Location: Lone Star Auditorium, University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) Campus, 500 W. Nedderman, Arlington, TX 76019

Description: The Construction Safety Leadership Alliance (CSLA) proudly supports the men and women who build our communities every day! When it comes to falls in construction, cutting corners on safety can result in tragedies for hard working families. These deaths are preventable, and it's your commitment to prevention that can stop them. The Construction Safety Leadership Alliance (CSLA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) are hosting a webinar and meeting on Falls in Construction. They will discuss real life events, solutions, and the role of leadership in preventing these tragedies. Free and open to the public.

Registration: https://web-ded.uta.edu/wconnect/ShowSchedule.awp1?~~GROUP~STNDWN


Austin

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location: ABC Central Texas, 2600 Longhorn Blvd., Suite 105, Austin, TX 78758

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405 - This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention, and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or osha@uta.edu


Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Location: VFW, 500 VFW Road, Austin, TX

Description: OSHA & the American Society of Safety Engineers Construction Safety Practice group will train workers on scaffolds, fall protection, and ladders. Training in both English and Spanish will be offered. Free and open to the public (registration is limited to the first 150 attendees).

Event Contact: To sign up, register at the following link: https://centraltexas.asse.org/event/


Balch Springs

Date: Saturday, April 21, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Hispanic Contractors Association, 11509 Seagoville Rd. Balch Springs, TX 75180

Description: Spanish - Fall Prevention in Construction - Ladders; Scaffolds; and Falls from Heights. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: RSVP with Elizabeth Sauceda via email esauceda@hcadetejas.org or (972) 557-4186


El Paso

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: The University of Texas El Paso, 500 W. University Avenue, El Paso, TX 79968-0602

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405 - This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or email osha@uta.edu


Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: AGC El Paso Chapter, 810 E. Yandell Dr., El Paso, TX 79902

Description: The University of Texas at Arlington is offering a free Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry Class in El Paso, TX. OSHA's El Paso Area Office Compliance Assistance Specialist Abraham Arzola, will give a speech about OSHA's National Fall Safety Stand-Down. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: You can register for the event by calling The University of Texas at Arlington at 866-906-9190.


Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Location: T&T Staff Management, 511 Executive Center Blvd., El Paso, TX 79902

Description: OSHA's El Paso Area Office Compliance Assistance Specialist Abraham Arzola, will present information about fall prevention and focus on statistics, standard requirements, and the National Fall Safety Stand-down. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: You can register for the event by calling T&T Staff Management, Inc., Mrs. Nancy Martinez at 915-771-0393 ext. 240.


Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Consulate General of Mexico, 910 E. San Antonio Ave., El Paso, TX 79901

Description: OSHA's El Paso Area Office Compliance Assistance Specialist Abraham Arzola, will present information about fall hazards and fall prevention in the construction industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Abraham Arzola, CAS, OSHA, 4849 N Mesa, Suite 200, El Paso, TX 79912. P 915-534-6251 ext.225


Dallas

Date: Saturday, May 5, 2018

Time: 9:00a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Location: Mountain View College (Building S) 4849 W. Illinois Ave. Building "S" Dallas, TX 75211

Description: Fall Protection Training - The RHCA proudly supports the men and women who build our communities every day! Cinco de Mayo, a traditional day of festivities in some Hispanic communities will be celebrated by the RHCA with a day of falls prevention training and awareness. Classes will be available in English or Spanish. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Julio Florez, julio@regionalhca.org, 972-786-0909


Houston

Date: April 24, 2018

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Layher, Inc. 8225 Hansen Rd, Houston, TX 77075

Description: The Houston Fall Prevention Alliance will be holding their annual fall prevention safety day on April 24th, 2018. The event is part of an Alliance with OSHA, Associated Builders and Contractors - Houston, Gulf Coast Safety Institute/College of the Mainland, American Subcontractors Association -Houston, and the Scaffold & Access Industry Association. Fall related presentations and demonstrations will be provided. Free and open to the pubic: Attendees can register at: http://houstonfallprevention.com

Event Contact: Jim Shelton, Houston North Area Office at shelton.james@dol.gov


Date: Friday, May 4, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Mobile Crane & Rigging Supervisor Safety Awareness program

Location: Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau, 4738 Homestead Road, Houston, TX 77028

Description: Each three-hour, manager/supervisor seminar will encompass the roles and responsibilities of the site supervisor, owner, operator, rigger and lift director along with the safe operation and inspection of cranes and the associated rigging gear. This morning session will concentrate on Mobile Cranes. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Camille Singletary, 800-327-1386

Registration: Pre-registration is required, as seating is limited.


Date: Friday, May 4, 2018

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Overhead Crane/Hoist and Rigging Supervisor Safety Awareness program

Location: Crane Inspection & Certification Bureau, 4738 Homestead Road, Houston, TX 77028

Description: Each three-hour, manager/supervisor seminar will encompass the roles and responsibilities of the site supervisor, owner, operator, rigger and lift director along with the safe operation and inspection of cranes and the associated rigging gear. This afternoon session will cover overhead crane/hoist safe operations, inspections as well as the associated rigging gear. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Camille Singletary, 800-327-1386

Registration: Pre-registration is required, as seating is limited.


Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Associated General Contractors - Houston Chapter, 3825 Dacoma Street, Houston, TX 77092-8717

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405 - This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or email osha@uta.edu


Lubbock

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: OSHA - Lubbock Area Office, 1205 Texas Avenue, Room 806, Lubbock, TX 79401

Description: OSHA #7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Customer Care: 800-723-3811


Mesquite

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: TEEX - OSHA Training Institute Education Center, 15515 IH-20 at Lumley, Mesquite, TX 75181

Description: OSHA #7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Customer Care: 800-723-3811
Please contact Customer Care for information on additional courses being offered


San Antonio

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: TEEX, 9350 South Presa, Building F, Room 512, San Antonio, TX 78223

Description: OSHA #7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Customer Care: 800-723-3811

Region VII

Kansas

Lenexa

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Prosser Construction, Inc., 87th & Quivira, Lenexa, KS

Description: Prosser Construction, Inc., will host fall protection training in collaboration with Dave E. Redlin from Progressive Environmental & Safety Consulting Services. Mr. Redlin will be providing fall protection equipment demonstrations for this Falls Stand Down event. Also, Ryan Hodge, Wichita Area Director and Elizabeth Morales, Regional Compliance Assistance Specialist will be attending at this event to support Prosser's enthusiastic efforts to prevent falls in the construction industry. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: David E. Redlin, REM, QSP, (Safety Dave), dave@safetydave.biz, 913-406-2825


Overland Park

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Titan City Place, College & 69 Highway, Overland Park, KS

Description: Titan City Place will host fall protection training and demonstrations in collaboration with Dave E. Redlin from Progressive Environmental & Safety Consulting Services. Mr. Redlin will be providing fall protection equipment demonstrations for this Falls Stand Down event. Ryan Hodge, Wichita Area Director will be attending this event. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: David E. Redlin, REM, QSP, (Safety Dave), dave@safetydave.biz, 913-406-2825


Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Luke Draily Construction Company, Inc. (Promontory jobsite), 89th & Metcalf, Overland Park, KS

Description: Luke Draily Construction Company, Inc. will host fall protection training in collaboration with Dave E. Redlin from Progressive Environmental & Safety Consulting Services. Mr. Redlin will be providing fall protection equipment demonstrations for this Falls Stand Down event. Also, a Compliance Safety and Health Officer from the Wichita Area Office, Albert Calvin and Elizabeth Morales, Regional Compliance Assistance Specialist will be attending this event to support Luke Draily's enthusiastic efforts to prevent falls in the construction industry. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: David E. Redlin, REM, QSP, (Safety Dave), dave@safetydave.biz, 913-406-2825

Missouri

Kansas City

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

Location: ARTerra, 2100 Wyandotte St, Kansas City, Missouri 64108

Description: Representatives from JE Dunn Construction Company, Faith Technologies, and OSHA will provide information over various types of fall protection measures to highlight the emphasis needed for safety while working at heights. Discussion involving proper ladder use, self-retracting lifelines, scaffolding, aerial lifts, anchorage points, and fall hazard statistics will be touched on to help raise the awareness of fall protection safety in the construction industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Logan Cairer, Logan.Cairer@JEDunn.com


Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Milhaus, East 27th and McGee Trafficway, Kansas City, MO

Description: Milhaus will host fall protection training in collaboration with Dave E. Redlin from Progressive Environmental & Safety Consulting Services. Mr. Redlin will be providing fall protection equipment demonstrations for this Falls Stand Down event. Also, Elizabeth Morales, Regional Compliance Assistance Specialist will be attending at this event to support Milhaus' enthusiastic efforts to prevent falls in the construction industry. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: David E. Redlin, REM, QSP, (Safety Dave), dave@safetydave.biz, 913-406-2825


Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 12:45 p.m.

Location: Brandenburg Industrial Service Company, 2000 East 95th Terrace, Kansas City, Missouri

Description: During the event, the company will be providing fall protection training and a drop demonstration. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Daniel W. Charles, Corporate EH&S Manager, chadan@brandenburg.com, 312-528-8817


Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Loews KC Hotel project site near Truman Road & Baltimore Avenue, Kansas City, MO

Description: JE DUNN CONSTRUCTION - This Company is going to provide training on the importance of fall protection systems, proper use, inspection, and disposal of defective equipment. They are also will be conducting a fall demonstration and teaching about the ABC's of fall protection such as but not limited to: proper anchorages, body harnesses and connectors. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Greg Jobe, Sr. Safety Manager. Greg.jobe@jedunn.com, 816-292-8587.


Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 2:00 p.m.

Location: Milos Construction, 8631 NE 110th Street, Kansas City, MO 64157

Description: Regional Compliance Assistance Specialist, Elizabeth Morales will be providing training on fall protection to the Hispanic workers at this jobsite. Also, the employer is going to provide training on the different fall protection system. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Patricia Zankutin, 913-972-0054


Lee's Summit

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Neighbors Construction, 789 NW Donovan Rd, Lee's Summit, MO

Description: Neighbors Construction will host fall protection training and demonstrations in collaboration with Dave E. Redlin, from Progressive Environmental & Safety Consulting Services. Also, Elizabeth Morales, Regional Compliance Assistance Specialist will speak at this event to support Neighbors Construction's enthusiastic efforts to prevent falls in the construction industry. Free and Open to the Public.

Event Contact: David E. Redlin, REM, QSP, (Safety Dave), dave@safetydave.biz, 913-406-2825


St. Louis

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Ballpark Village Projects, Block 400 Clark Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63102

Description: PARIC will host fall protection training in collaboration with Dave Barklage from Midwestern Safety Equipment Co. and 3M who will provide fall protection equipment demonstrations for this Falls Stand Down event scheduled at this OSHA Partnership project. OSHA Area Director and Compliance Assistance Specialist will be in attendance to support PARIC's enthusiastic efforts to prevent falls in the construction industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Shannon LSNiles@paric.com, 636-561-9542


Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Location: St. Louis Job Corps Falls Stand-Down event

Description: St. Louis Job Corps will be hosting fall protection training for students enrolled in the Career Development Services System (CDSS). Fall prevention topic instruction will include personal fall arrest system equipment requirements, fall protection equipment inspections, ladder safety, and fall protection solutions. OSHA Area Director and Compliance Assistance Specialist will be in attendance to support St. Louis Job Corps efforts to educate students on fall prevention during their journey to successful careers. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Dale Hickman, Hickman.Dale@jobcorps.org, 314-920-8200

Nebraska

Kearney

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: 3610 6th Avenue, Kearney, Nebraska 68845

Description: A representative from fall protection vendor, Shursales, will provide information on use of fall protection harnesses, lifelines, anchor points, self-rescue, and proper wear and care. A representative from the Great Plains Safety and Health Council will provide information on ladder, scaffold, and aerial lift safety. A representative from the Omaha Area OSHA Office will provide information on overhead hazards, securing loads, and a case study on falls. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Casey Lenners, casey.lenners@sampson-construction.com #402-416-8480


Norfolk

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: 1700 Riverside Blvd, Norfolk, Nebraska

Description: A representative from the Great Plains Safety and Health Council will provide information on safety programs in construction businesses and fall prevention methods. A representative from the Omaha Area OSHA Office will provide information on OSHA and fall hazards statistics and prevention. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Kendra Buss, kbuss@agri-city.com #402-371-0550


Papillion

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Times: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: 1046 W Lincoln Street, Papillion, Nebraska 68046

Description: A representative from fall protection vendor, Shursales, will provide information on use of fall protection harnesses, lifelines, anchor points, self-rescue, and proper wear and care. A representative from Inspro Insurance will provide information on ladder, scaffold, and aerial lift safety. A representative from the Omaha Area OSHA Office will provide information on overhead hazards, securing loads, and a case study on falls. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Casey Lenners, casey.lenners@sampson-construction.com #402-416-8480

Region VIII

Colorado

Fort Collins/Loveland

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.

Location: Rocky Mountain Education Center, Fort Collins /Loveland

Description: Field Leadership - Coaching and Mentoring Fall Prevention in Construction. The one day course is designed to prepare construction crew leads and supervisors to coach and mentor fall prevention and protection strategies in the workplace. Those attending who are qualified supervisors will be asked to sign agreements to train a minimum of 10 workers using the communication and adult learning theory practices acquired in the training prior to the end of the grant in September, 2018. Supervisors signing agreements with Rocky Mountain Education Center to teach the course will receive all training materials and staff support to track participants with sign in sheets and participant forms. Anyone employed in the Construction Industry may attend the course. Free and open to the public - MUST REGISTER: https://rmecosha.com/course/Safety%20and%20Health/497/RMEC%20121%20%20Field%20Leadership%20-%20Coaching%20and%20Mentoring%20Fall%20Prevention%20in%20Construction .

Event Contact: John.dunsmoor@rrcc.edu


Lakewood

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Rocky Mountain Education Center

Description: Field Leadership - Coaching and Mentoring Fall Prevention in Construction. The one day course is designed to prepare construction crew leads and supervisors to coach and mentor fall prevention and protection strategies in the workplace. Those attending who are qualified supervisors will be asked to sign agreements to train a minimum of 10 workers using the communication and adult learning theory practices acquired in the training prior to the end of the grant in September, 2018. Supervisors signing agreements with Rocky Mountain Education Center to teach the course will receive all training materials and staff support to track participants with sign in sheets and participant forms. Anyone employed in the Construction Industry may attend the course. Free and open to the public - MUST REGISTER: https://rmecosha.com/course/Safety%20and%20Health/497/RMEC%20121%20%20Field%20Leadership%20-%20Coaching%20and%20Mentoring%20Fall%20Prevention%20in%20Construction .

Event Contact: John.dunsmoor@rrcc.edu

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.

Location: Rocky Mountain Education Center

Description: Field Leadership - Coaching and Mentoring Fall Prevention in Construction. The one day course is designed to prepare construction crew leads and supervisors to coach and mentor fall prevention and protection strategies in the workplace. Those attending who are qualified supervisors will be asked to sign agreements to train a minimum of 10 workers using the communication and adult learning theory practices acquired in the training prior to the end of the grant in September, 2018. Supervisors signing agreements with Rocky Mountain Education Center to teach the course will receive all training materials and staff support to track participants with sign in sheets and participant forms. Anyone employed in the Construction Industry may attend the course. Free and open to the public - MUST REGISTER: https://rmecosha.com/course/Safety%20and%20Health/497/RMEC%20121%20%20Field%20Leadership%20-%20Coaching%20and%20Mentoring%20Fall%20Prevention%20in%20Construction .

Event Contact: John.dunsmoor@rrcc.edu


Thornton

Date: May 9, 2018

Time: 8am-10am (7:30am check-in)

Location: The Oaks at Eastlake, 3544 E. 124th Place, Thornton, CO

Description: Free (Bilingual) Construction Focus 4 Hazard Safety Training (Falls, Struck-by, Caught-in/between, Electrical) provided by the HBA of Metro Denver. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Brooke Erkal, berkal@hbadenver.com, 303- 551-6728 or Denise McNeill, dmcneill@hbadenver.com, 303-518-2359

Register at: http://www.hbadenver.com/events-and-education.html#bf_calFrame_1431


Westminster

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: MSC Safety Training Facility, 12071 Tejon St., Ste. 200, Westminster, CO

Description: Free 4 Hour Fall Protection Awareness Training. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Dax Biederman, CHST, STSC, Safety Consultant, MSC Safety Solutions, Colorado Crane Operator School, daxb@mscss.us, 303-477-1044

Register at: https://mscss.us/safety-training-calendar/


Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: MSC Safety Training Facility, 12071 Tejon St., Ste. 200, Westminster, CO

Description: Free 4 Hour Fall Protection Awareness Training. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Dax Biederman, CHST, STSC, Safety Consultant, MSC Safety Solutions, Colorado Crane Operator School, daxb@mscss.us, 303-477-1044

Register at: https://mscss.us/safety-training-calendar/


Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 12: 00 p.m.

Location: MSC Safety Training Facility, 12071 Tejon St. STE 200, Westminster, CO

Description: Free 4 Hour Fall Arrest Rescue Training Awareness. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Dax Biederman, CHST, STSC, Safety Consultant, MSC Safety Solutions, Colorado Crane Operator School, daxb@mscss.us, 303-477-1044

Register at: https://mscss.us/safety-training-calendar/

Utah

Salt Lake City

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: 1574 West 1700 South, Salt Lake City, UT

Description: Mountain West OSHA Education Center and the Utah Safety Council. Free OSHA 7405 Fall Hazards Awareness in Construction training course. Live demonstrations and hands-on activities. BBQ lunch provided to all attendees. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Shalese Ramirez, Mountain West OSHA Ed Center, 801-581-3068

Wyoming

Cheyenne

Event Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: 1002 S. Greeley Highway

Description: Mountain West OSHA Education Center and the Wyoming-Montana Safety Council. Free OSHA 7405 Fall Hazards Awareness in Construction training course. Live demonstrations and hands-on activities. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Shalese Ramirez, mountainwestosha.com, 801-581-3068

Region IX

Arizona

Chandler

Date: Tuesday. May 8, 2018

Time: 0900

Location: Ryan Companies, 3900 E Camelback Rd #100, Phoenix, Arizona 85018

Description: Ryan Companies, US is on a large wood framing project located in Chandler, Arizona and has invited OSHA out to give a safety talk on falls in construction. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Toni D & Associates, Inc, 16615 North 10th Drive, Phoenix, AZ 85023. 602-206-8728


Peoria

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: The Meadows, 9285 W. Louise Drive, Peoria, AZ  85383

Description: Maracay Homes is standing down on this day with discussion of fall protection and safety for workers when working from heights during home construction. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Jeremy Bethancourt, 602-558-1500


Phoenix

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: 16th Street across from the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Resort, 7677 N. 16th St., Phoenix, AZ  85020

Description: OSHA will speak about of fall protection and safety when working from heights during home construction. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Jeremy Bethancourt, 602-558-1500


Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Location: 1401 N. 29th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ  85009

Description: Safety Help Today will be hosting a stand-down in support of OSHA's   National Safety Stand-Down Campaign. This stand down will focus on the 29 CFR 1926 Subpart M Regulations with special emphasis on hazard identification and fall prevention strategies. There will be hands-on demonstrations giving participants an opportunity to learn more about the different fall protection strategies and safe workplace practices. The goal of the Safety Stand-Down event is to prevent falls in construction and at all their sites. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Amber Pappas, 602-292-5156

California

Alameda

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Bay Ship & Yacht, 2900 Main Street Alameda, CA 94501

Description: Fall Stand Down presentation and fall protection publication hand outs (Fed OSHA); fall protection vendor demonstration (Chabot-Las Positas - OSHA Education Center), 200 attendees. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Chad Peddy, 510-337-9122 x. 282


Carson

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location: OTI Education Center, California State University, Dominguez Hills 1000 E. Victoria St. Carson, CA 90747

Description: Cal State Dominguez Hills, OSHA Education Center will be hosting a stand-down to support OSHA's National Safety Campaign to raise awareness on fall prevention. During the event we will share ideas and materials that maybe used by employers and co-workers to raise awareness at construction sites and workplace settings. Requirements for Cal/OSHA's fall protection standard (Title 8) will be discussed. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Raul A. Guzman


Long Beach

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: Long Beach Civic Center, Between W. Broadway and W. 3rd Street, Long Beach, CA

Description: Clark Construction has a project of all new construction at the Long Beach Civic Center. Cal/OSHA Senior Safety Engineer, Aston Ling, will be speaking about fall prevention in the construction industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Rick Retiz, 949-208-5457
Speaker: Aston Ling, Cal/OSHA Senior Safety Engineer, 619-767-2060


Los Angeles

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Swinerton Builders, 400 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, CA

Description: Swinerton Builder's project, located at the intersection of 4th Street and Broadway, is constructing a 34 story high-rise building. Cal/OSHA Senior Safety Engineer, Aston Ling, will be speaking about fall prevention in the construction industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Carlos Del Basco, 213-896-3400
Speaker: Aston Ling, Cal/OSHA Senior Safety Engineer, 619-767-2060


San Leandro

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location:

Description: Fall Stand Down presentation and fall protection publication hand outs (Fed OSHA); fall protection vendor demonstration (Chabot-Las Positas - OSHA Education Center), Cal/OSHA training on General Industry Fall Protection - 100 attendees. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Jerry Ledbetter, Central Sanitation

Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)

Saipan

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Construction Site for Imperial Pacific International (CNMI) LLC, Garapan, Saipan MP 96950

Description: Approximately 700 workers employed by Imperial Pacific International (CNMI), LLC (IPI), Pacific Rim Land Development, LLC (Pacific Rim) and their subcontractors will participate in the Fall Stand-down event. The event will include an OSHA representative highlighting services and information provided by the agency in English and Mandarin Chinese. The General Contractor for IPI, Pacific Rim, will present the following training topics:

  1. Field Demonstration for proper use of Fall protection equipment
  2. Inspection of Fall protection Gear
  3. Limitations of Personal Fall Arrest Equipment
  4. Use of Guardrails
  5. Fall Protection Regulations and Guidelines
  6. Emphasis for subcontractors at the IPI job site to abide by these regulations

Free and open to the public.

Event Contacts: Bill Shippey, omegasafety@guam.net, 671-888-9992 and Richard Surynt, rsurynt@pacificrimco.net, 671-777-3710

Hawaii

Oahu, Big Island, Maui, Kauai

Date: May 7 - 11, 2018

Description: Hawaii Occupational Safety and Health (HIOSH) media event. HIOSH will run a media campaign in the Sunday Sports Sections of Island newspapers. HIOSH is advocating the Stop Falls Stand Down which emphasizes the need to prevent fatal falls in small businesses and residential construction.

Event Contact: Norman Ahu, Norman.Ahu@hawaii.gov

Region X

Alaska

Anchorage

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Location: 1251 Muldoon Road

Description: Alaska Occupational Safety and Health (AKOSH) will sponsor a Fall Protection Demonstration Training. AKOSH representatives will speak on Fall Prevention and a representative from 3M will be on-site to conduct hands-on equipment inspections. A 3M demo truck will at the site location and attendees will have an opportunity to learn about suspension trauma. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Elaine Banda, elaine.banda@alaska.gov, 907-269-4951

Oregon

Tigard

Date: Monday, April 30, 2018

Time: 6:00 a.m.

Location: 12650 SW Hall Blvd., Tigard, OR

Description: Snyder Roofing will hold our Stand-down one week in advance. Breakfast Burrito's will be served. Tee shirts will be handed out with the Stand-Down logo. Dewalt and Acme supply will be our guest speakers. All hands of up to 150 Roofers will be in attendance. Our executives will speak directly towards fall protection and statistics shall be given for injuries and deaths directly relating to falls as well. It is an honor for Snyder Roofing of Oregon to be a part of this Stand - Down 2018. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Russell K. Nicolai, rnicolai@snyder-builds.com, 503-519-5436


Portland

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: The Sheet Metal Institute, 2379 NE 178th Ave, Portland, OR 97230

Description: OSHA 7405: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry - OSHA 7405 covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. This course focuses on falls to a lower level resulting from slips and trips. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Pacific Northwest OSHA Education Center, ce@uw.edu, 206-685-3089 or 800-326-7568

Registration for this event is complimentary. Training is limited to 80 participants, please reserve a seat early!
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Online National Events

Free Webinar on Preventing Falls in Construction

Date: Monday - Friday, May 7-11, 2018

Time: Anytime

Location: Online

Description: OSHA Region 6 and OSHA Education Centers in Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas, are offering a free WebEx presentation on preventing falls in construction. The one-hour webinar will be available for viewing from May 7-11, 2018. The webinar will focus on compliance with OSHA's construction fall prevention standards, OSHA's Fall Prevention Campaign and Stand-Down, and best practices for preventing falls. Free and open to the public.

Please register to receive your link to this educational video by completing the registration form on the webpage. NOTE: Once registered, participants will receive an email with instructions and a password to access the video.

Register here. (http://info.midsouthoti.org/vpppa-region-6-video-0-0-0)

For more information: Please call 877-345-2515

OSHA Training Institute (OTI) Education Centers Stand-Down Events

California

Carson

Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location: OTI Education Center, California State University, Dominguez Hills 1000 E. Victoria St. Carson, CA 90747

Description: Cal State Dominguez Hills, OSHA Education Center will be hosting a stand-down to support OSHA’s National Safety Campaign to raise awareness on fall prevention. During the event we will share ideas and materials that maybe used by employers and co-workers to raise awareness at construction sites and workplace settings. Requirements for Cal/OSHA’s fall protection standard (Title 8) will be discussed. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Raul A. Guzman

Colorado

Fort Collins/Loveland

Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.

Location: Rocky Mountain Education Center, Fort Collins /Loveland

Description: Field Leadership - Coaching and Mentoring Fall Prevention in Construction. Free and open to the public - MUST REGISTER: https://rmecosha.com/course/Safety%20and%20Health/497/RMEC%20121%20%20Field%20Leadership%20-%20Coaching%20and%20Mentoring%20Fall%20Prevention%20in%20Construction .

Event Contact: John.dunsmoor@rrcc.edu


Lakewood

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Rocky Mountain Education Center

Description: Field Leadership - Coaching and Mentoring Fall Prevention in Construction. Free and open to the public - MUST REGISTER: https://rmecosha.com/course/Safety%20and%20Health/497/RMEC%20121%20%20Field%20Leadership%20-%20Coaching%20and%20Mentoring%20Fall%20Prevention%20in%20Construction .

Event Contact: John.dunsmoor@rrcc.edu


Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. -5:00 p.m.

Location: Rocky Mountain Education Center

Description: Field Leadership - Coaching and Mentoring Fall Prevention in Construction. Free and open to the public - MUST REGISTER: https://rmecosha.com/course/Safety%20and%20Health/497/RMEC%20121%20%20Field%20Leadership%20-%20Coaching%20and%20Mentoring%20Fall%20Prevention%20in%20Construction .

Event Contact: John.dunsmoor@rrcc.edu

Kentucky

Richmond

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location: Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) - OSHA Training Institute Education Center, Perkins Conference Center, Room 212, 4440 Kit Carson Dr., Richmond, KY 40475

Description: OSHA 7405 - This 5 hour course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Zach Rhodus - 859-622-6976 or Trevor George - 859-622-2961

Online Registration Link: https://aceware.ceo.eku.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp?&course=18OSRM7405B#_ga=2.12397874.743754365.1523987351-723979198.1523987351

Louisiana

Baton Rouge

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location: Louisiana Associated General Contractors, 7389 Florida Blvd. Suite #200C, Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405 - This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or osha@uta.edu
Please contact UTA for information on additional courses being offered.

Maryland

Baltimore

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Location: 2555 Lord Baltimore Drive - Suite N-R Baltimore, MD 21244

Description: OSHA 7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for Construction Industry - outdoor demonstrations on fall protection. FREE fall protection educational resources to take back to your facility. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Connie Schultheis - connie@chesapeakesc.org
Please contact Ms. Schultheis for information on additional courses being offered.

North Carolina

Greensboro

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: 1451 S Elm-Eugene St, Greensboro, NC 27406

Description: This course provides an overview of the identification, evaluation and prevention of fall hazards in the construction industry, focusing on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Additional information will be presented on the unique learning styles of young workers. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: https://www.ies.ncsu.edu/courses/fall-hazard-awareness/

Puerto Rico

San Juan

Date: Friday, May 18, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Universidad Metropolitana, San Juan, Puerto Rico

Description: Conference - "Fall hazards: before and after Hurricane Maria." Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: INEDA-AOTC, UMET Bayamón

Texas

Arlington

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: The University of Texas at Arlington, Continuing Education and Workforce Development (CEWF), 140 W. Mitchell Street, Arlington, Texas 76019

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405 - This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention, and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or email osha@uta.edu
Please contact UTA for information on additional courses being offered.


Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Time: 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Location: The University of Texas at Arlington, Lone Star Auditorium, 500 West Nedderman Drive, Arlington, Texas 76019

Description: Fall Hazard Stand Down - Event will be held in conjunction with the Regional and Area OSHA Offices and the Construction Safety Leadership Association. Speakers will provide information on Fall Safety Prevention. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or email osha@uta.edu
Please contact UTA for information on additional courses being offered.


Austin

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location: ABC Central Texas, 2600 Longhorn Blvd., Suite 105, Austin, TX 78758

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405 - This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention, and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or osha@uta.edu
Please contact UTA for information on additional courses being offered.


El Paso

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: The University of Texas El Paso, 500 W. University Avenue, El Paso, TX 79968-0602

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405 - This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or email osha@uta.edu
Please contact UTA for information on additional courses being offered.


Houston

Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Associated General Contractors - Houston Chapter, 3825 Dacoma Street, Houston, TX 77092-8717

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405 - This course covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. The course focuses on falls to a lower level rather than falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. Course topics include identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA Fall Protection Standards. At the conclusion of the course, students will have an awareness level of identifying fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Call 866-906-9190 or email osha@uta.edu
Please contact UTA for information on additional courses being offered.


Lubbock

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: OSHA - Lubbock Area Office, 1205 Texas Avenue, Room 806, Lubbock, TX 79401

Description: OSHA #7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Customer Care: 800-723-3811


Mesquite

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: TEEX - OSHA Training Institute Education Center, 15515 IH-20 at Lumley, Mesquite, TX 75181

Description: OSHA #7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Customer Care: 800-723-3811
Please contact Customer Care for information on additional courses being offered


San Antonio

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: TEEX, 9350 South Presa, Building F, Room 512, San Antonio, TX 78223

Description: OSHA #7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Customer Care: 800-723-3811

West Virginia

Morgantown

Date: Monday, May 7, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: WVU Alumni Association 1 Alumni Drive, Morgantown, WV 26504

Description: OSHA #3085 Principles of Scaffolding. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Melissa Stewart, 304 293-3096, Must be registered to attend. No walk-ins.


Date: Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: WVU Alumni Association 1 Alumni Drive, Morgantown, WV 26504

Description: OSHA #3085 Principles of Scaffolding. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Melissa Stewart, 304 293-3096, Must be registered to attend. No walk-ins.


Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: WVU Alumni Association 1 Alumni Drive, Morgantown, WV 26504

Description: OSHA #3085 Principles of Scaffolding. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Melissa Stewart, 304 293-3096, Must be registered to attend. No walk-ins.


Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: WVU Alumni Association 1 Alumni Drive, Morgantown, WV 26504

Description: OSHA #7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Melissa Stewart, 304 293-3096, Must be registered to attend. No walk-ins.


Date: Friday, May 11, 2018

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Location: WVU Alumni Association 1 Alumni Drive, Morgantown, WV 26504

Description: OSHA #7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Melissa Stewart, 304 293-3096, Must be registered to attend. No walk-ins.

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