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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 1

To be posted.

Region 2

New York

New York City

Date: Wednesday & Friday, May 8 and May 10, 2019

Time: 4:30 p.m. (4 hours each night)

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

Description: FALL PROTECTION AWARENESS EVENT! Site Safety LLC is proudly participating in OSHA's National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction Week. The purpose of the National Fall Prevention Stand-Down is to raise awareness of preventing fall hazards in construction. Event topics include:

  • Fall prevention program
  • Types of falls
  • Worker training
  • Fall Prevention
  • Fall Hazards
  • Ladder Safety
  • Aerial Devices
  • Elevating Equipment

FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. LIMITED SEATING!

Event Contact: To sign up or for more information, please contact us at 212.683.7200 or training@site-safety.com.


Ronkonkoma

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: Marriott Courtyard Long Island MacArthur Airport, 5000 Express Dr. S., Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Donna Winter, dlwtpo@rit.edu, 585-475-2919 https://www.rit.edu/academicaffairs/outreach/OSHA/courseDetails.php?course_id=272

Puerto Rico

San Juan

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Metro Center Bldg, 10th Floor, Mayaguez/Cidra St., Hato Rey, PR 00918

Description: PR OSHA Onsite Consultation Program/Sustainable Workplace Alliance. Fall Protection Conference open to the public. The conference will include the discussion of applicable standards, PPE demonstrations and the participant will receive a certificate of participation.

Event Contact: Judith M. Cruz Concepción 787-705-6678


Trujillo Alto

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Residencial Jardines del Paraiso, Trujillo Alto, PR

Description: PR OSHA Onsite Consultation Program will visit the construction site and stop work. All employees will be briefed on the hazards associated with construction work, including fall protection. 2019 Stand Down helmet stickers and literature will be given out to all employees.

Event Contact: Judith M. Cruz Concepción 787-705-6678

Region 3

Delaware

New Castle

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Location: ABC Delaware, 31 Blevins Drive, New Castle, DE 19720

Description: ABC and the Wilmington area OSHA office invite you to the 4th annual Stand-Down day event. Registration for the event is preferred in order to have enough materials available for attendees. However, you are welcome to stop by the event. By attending this event you will be eligible to download a Stand-Down Certificate of Participation.

Event Contact: Please contact Jean Toman at jtoman@abcdelaware.com to register for this event.

Pennsylvania

Enola

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

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

Location: Blue Cross Store in Hampden Marketplace, 4500 Marketplace Way, Enola, PA 17025

Description: The Keystone Contractors Association (KCA) in partnership with Safety Week organization will be hosting a Construction Safety Week 2019 event in Enola that is free and open to the public. Event will include:

  • OSHA will conduct a National Fall Protection Stand down with the attendees and review OSHA expectations for a stand down. This in turn will enable these employers to perform one in their workplace.
  • OSHA will go through OSHA's Focus Four campaign (top 4 fatality causes in construction) and relate it to the top 10 cited construction hazards.
  • The SRS Group will present why an employer should have an Injury Management Triage program.
  • Rescue One will present information regarding AED/First Aid in the workplace.

Space is limited to 35 registrants; RSVP by May 5th to register for the event. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/keystone-contractors-associations-2019-construction-safety-week-seminar-tickets-60069419250

Event Contact: Seth Kohr, sethkohr@keystonecontractors.com 717-731-6272, 717-736-9131


Mechanicsburg

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m. (first session)

Location: RETTEW, 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/prevention/common mistakes and solutions with fall protection. The presentation will be followed by an interactive demonstration and end with a panel discussion. Space is limited; RSVP to the event contact by May 1 to register for the event.

Event Contact: Tracy Brooks, tbrooks@rettew.com, 800-738-8395, 717-516-7493


Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 9:30 a.m. (second session)

Location: RETTEW, 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/prevention/common mistakes and solutions with fall protection. The presentation will be followed by an interactive demonstration and end with a panel discussion. Space is limited; RSVP to the event contact by May 1 to register for the event.

Event Contact: Tracy Brooks, tbrooks@rettew.com, 800-738-8395, 717-516-7493


Philadelphia

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Location: 38 Jackson Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148

Description: Falls are the leading cause of death in the construction industry. Please join us, as well as representatives from OSHA, MSA, Med-Tex, United Rentals, the GBCA and others to experience virtual reality training, discuss best practices, and review safety procedures on actual equipment.

Event Contact: The Safety Group/Next Wave Safety. Please register at this address:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-safety-group-nextwave-safety-fall-stand-down-event-tickets-59385199731?aff=utm_source%3Deb_email%26utm_medium%3Demail%26utm_campaign%3Dnew_event_email&utm_term=eventurl_text


Pittsburgh

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 7:30 a.m.

Location: Hyatt Place Pittsburgh Airport, 6011 Campbells Run Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15205

Description: RETTEW and OSHA will hold a free and open-to-the-public event to discuss fall protection. Discussion on Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry Training (course OSHA 7405, worth .7 CEUs) including OSHA-led presentation and Question and answer session.

Attendees eligible to win a fall protection item valued at approximately $300 (must be present to win). Light breakfast and lunch provided. Space is limited; please register using Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rettews-national-fall-protection-stand-down-pittsburgh-pa-registration-58822171699?aff=ebapi

Event Contact: Michele Graff, michele.graff@rettew.com, 412-275-2165

Region 4

Alabama

Bridgeport

Date: Thursday, May 09, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: 48809 AL Highway 277, Bridgeport, AL 35740

Description: Fall Stand Down event with Holder Construction at the Mustang WCK project partnership site. Employees will be participating in fall protection training, videos, and presentations. John Zellar, Safety Compliance Officer will be presenting utilizing the Talking Points provided by the National Office.

Event Contact: Rodney Cook, rcook@holder.com, 470-295-7775


Birmingham

Date: May 07, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: Lay down yard, 901 25th St North Birmingham, AL 35203

Description: Southland Holdings and Johnson Brothers bridge project in downtown Birmingham is having a Fall Safety Stand Down. Hector Julian-Camacho, AAD will be presenting utilizing the talking points provided by the National Office.

Event Contact: John A. Anderson, johnanderson@southlandholdings.com, 757-749-4486


Date: Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: Casting yard, 1504 50th Street North, Birmingham, AL 35203

Description: Southland Holdings and Johnson Brothers bridge project in downtown Birmingham is having a Fall Safety Stand Down. Hector Julian-Camacho, AAD will be presenting utilizing the talking points provided by the National Office.

Event Contact: John A. Anderson, johnanderson@southlandholdings.com, 757-749-4486


Date: Thursday, May 09, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: The intersection of 16th Street North and 9th Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203

Description: Southland Holdings and Johnson Brothers are having a Fall Stand Down event at the downtown bridge project. Ramona Morris, Area Director will be presenting utilizing the Talking Points provided by the National Office.

Event Contact: John A. Anderson, johnanderson@southlandholdings.com, 757-749-4486


Toney

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

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

Location: 479 Liberty Road, Toney, AL 35773

Description: Fall Stand Down event with Holder Construction at the NHA project site where partnership agreement signed. Employees will be participating in fall protection training, videos, and presentations. Ramona Morris, Area Director will be presenting utilizing the Talking Points provided by the National Office.

Event Contact: Marco Polo Chantres, mchantres@holder.com, 678-265-7147

Florida

Destin

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Legendary Marina

Description: Will be holding a breakfast for employees to start the Stand=Down Week. We will also be cooking Hot Dogs for the public. During the week we will be having daily tool box talks on various OSHA and safety topics as well as offering free safety training for local businesses but focusing on marinas.

Event Contact: Lance Brown, lbrown@legendarymarina.com, 850-974-5585


Fort Lauderdale

Event Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

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

Location: Baker Concrete Construction, 5555 Anglers Ave #1A, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

Description: Complimentary OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry conducted by the USF - OTIEC. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Brianna Colton, bcolton@health.usf.edu, 813-974-7023


Jacksonville

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Comfort Suites Baymeadows near Butler Blvd, 8277 Western Way Circle, Jacksonville, FL 32256

Description: Complimentary OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry conducted by the USF - OTIEC. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Brianna Colton, bcolton@health.usf.edu, 813-974-7023,


Kissimmee

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

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

Location: Best Western Plus - Kissimmee Lake Buena Vista South, 3484 Polynesian Isle Blvd, Kissimmee, FL 34746

Description: Complimentary OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry conducted by the USF - OTIEC. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Brianna Colton, bcolton@health.usf.edu, 813-974-7023


Wesley Chapel

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

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

Location: University of South Florida, OTIEC, 2612 Cypress Ridge Blvd, Suite 101, Wesley Chapel, FL 33544

Description: Complimentary OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry conducted by the USF - OTIEC. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Brianna Colton, bcolton@health.usf.edu, 813-974-7023

Georgia

Atlanta

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: (Swinerton), 5901 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, NE Atlanta, GA 30328

Description: What the GC's can do to improve their safety program 10-15 minutes.

Event Contact: Stephen Albert 248-632-2945


Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: (TBD exact location)

Description: The NSMS Airport. The McCarthy Partnership worksite will be supporting the National Fall Stand-Down.

Event Contact: Marilyn Velez, 678-903-7332


Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Supreme Court at downtown Atlanta, (Gilbane partnership), 320 Fraser Street, Atlanta, GA 30312

Description: Speech topic: Fall Protection. 10-15 minutes

Event Contact: Wade Foster, 404-886-7244


Augusta

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

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

Location: Solvay Specialty Polymer, 3702 Clanton Rd., Augusta, GA 30906

Description: Various types of fall protection equipment on display with live demonstrations of falls from heights. Miller Fall Protection Company will be onsite and so will 3M. Several local contractors have already stepped up to bring equipment and help with the event. Last year we had 135 contractors representing 33 companies.

Event Contact: Michael Ray: Michael.Ray@solvay.com and Rich Ristau: rich.ristau@solvay.com


College Park

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: West Deck Airport Partnership (Holder), 2144 Brown Road College Park, GA 30337

Description: Speech topic: Fall Protection 10-15 minutes.

Event Contact: Wade Foster 404-886-7244


Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: West Deck Airport Partnership (Holder), 2144 Brown Road College Park, GA 30337

Description: Fall Stand-Down event

Event Contact: Wade Foster, 404-886-7244


Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: CPTC Airport Partnership (Skanska and New South), 1770 Riverdale Road College Park, GA 30337

Description: Fall Protection. 10-15 minutes

Event Contact: Stephen Albert, 248-632-2945

Kentucky

Richmond

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

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

Location: Eastern Kentucky University Perkins Conference Center, 4436 Kit Carson Dr, Richmond, KY 40475

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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: william.rhodus@eku.edu, https://aceware.ceo.eku.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp?&course=19OSRM7405B.

North Carolina

Concord

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Fire Station #9, 1020 Ivey Cline Road, Concord, NC

Description: Construction Forum hosted by NC Department of Labor with NC State/Southeastern OTIEC presenting during the forum as an Alliance member. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Wendy Laing wlaing@ncsu.edu or Marcy Collyer marcy.collyer@labor.nc.gov.

Registration link through NC Department of Labor: https://www.labor.communications.its.state.nc.us/OSHPublic/ETTA/class_regist/calendar.cfm?page=eventDetails&eventid=6554.


Raleigh

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Waste Water Treatment Facility - 8500 Battle Bridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610

Description: Construction Forum hosted by NC Department of Labor with NC State/Southeastern OTIEC presenting during the forum as an Alliance member. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Wendy Laing wlaing@ncsu.edu or Marcy Collyer marcy.collyer@labor.nc.gov

Registration link through NC Department of Labor: https://www.labor.communications.its.state.nc.us/OSHPublic/ETTA/class_regist/calendar.cfm?page=eventDetails&eventid=6555.

Tennessee

Gallatin

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: 1395 Nashville Pike, Gallatin, TN 37066

Description: Curtis Builders, LLC. Fall protection demonstration will be conducted with all contractors on site.

Event Contact: Larry Irwin, AMC Safety Consultants, 615-824-0287

Region 5

Illinois

Chicago

Date: Thursday, April 25, 2019

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Copernicus Center, 2216 W. Lawrence, Chicago, IL 60630

Description: The Polish American Constructors and Builder's Association (PACBA). The PACBA will gather members of to discuss and review OSHA requirements for compliance with the OSHA fall and silica standards. The audience will be primarily small employers, Polish speaking and masonry contractors.

Event Contact: Emil Szotko/CSHO; 847.803.4800 x34

Ohio

Garfield Heights

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation (BWC) Garfield Heights Service Office 4800 East 131st Garfield Heights, OH 44125

Description: The training includes a message on the importance of fall protection from Howie Eberts (Cleveland OSHA Area Director) as well as guidance from local companies & vendors (T. Allen Inc., AM Higley, Werner Ladder & Honeywell) on safely installing trusses, developing a plan, ladder safety and proper design and use of equipment. Weather permitting; there will be outside equipment demonstrations. Free and open to the public.

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


Pickerington

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: The Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation (BWC) main facility, 13430 Yarmouth Drive, Pickerington, OH.

Description: The BWC will host three hours of fall protection training. With presentations by Pure Safety, Guardian Fall Protection, LBJ Inc. and the Columbus Ohio OSHA Area Office.

Event Contact: Mike Marr, 614-578-3600, michael.marr@bwc.state.oh.us.


Columbus

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Builders Exchange of Central Ohio, 1175 Dublin Rd, Columbus, OH 43215

Description: The Builders Exchange of Central Ohio and the Columbus OSHA Area Office invite you to learn about fall protection compliance. Columbus Area Office Director Larry Johnson and Safety Specialist Matt Marcinko will be promoting the National Safety Stand Down while discussing fall protection compliance. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Shane Van Bibber, 614-486-9521


Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Location: ABC Central Ohio, 1725 Jetway Blvd., Columbus, OH 43219

Description: The ABC Central Ohio will be partnering with Columbus OSHA and hosting a Stand-Down event on May 9 at 9:30 a.m. The week of May 6-10, 2019 is the 6th annual National Safety Stand-Down and the goal remains the same, to raise fall hazard awareness so we can prevent fatalities and injuries related to falls. Columbus Area Office Director Larry Johnson, and Safety Specialists Nina Wertz and Matt Marcinko, will be promoting the stand down and discussing fall protection. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Contact the ABC Central Ohio, 614-529-4300


Mansfield

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: 70 Sawyer Parkway, Mansfield, OH 44903

Description: MHS Industrial Supply, in partnership with the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC), will host three hours of fall protection training May 7, 2019 at MHS Industrial Supply in Mansfield, Ohio. Fall Tech will provide this training. MHS Industrial Supply and BWC are hosting this event during the National Stand-Down Week May 6 - 10, 2019.

Event Contact: Brad Downs, salesdesk@mhs1.com, 419-522-2911

Region 6

Louisiana

Gonzales

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Alliance Safety Council - Gonzales, LA - Room 101, 1205 West Edenborne Parkway, Gonzales, LA 70737

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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: info@alliancesafetycouncil.org, 877-345-1253


New Orleans

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Global Educational Resource Alliance, 1539 River Oaks East, Suite C, New Orleans, LA 70123

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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: info@alliancesafetycouncil.org, 877-345-1253


New Orleans (St. Rose)

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

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

Location: Associated Builders & Contractors - Bayou, 101 Riverbend, New Orleans, LA

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards.

Event Contact: The University of Texas at Arlington OSHA Education Center  phone:  866-906-9190

New Mexico

Albuquerque

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

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

Location: Associated Contractors of New Mexico, 1615 University Blvd. NE 2, Albuquerque, NM

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards.

Event Contact: The University of Texas at Arlington OSHA Education Center phone:  866-906-9190

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Oklahoma Safety Council - Oklahoma City, OK, 2400 S. Vermont Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73108

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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: info@alliancesafetycouncil.org, 877-345-1253


Date: Tuesday, May 07, 2019

Time: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: 429 NE 50th, Oklahoma City, OK 73105

Description: Associated Builders and Contractors Members meeting with fall stand down presentation and training along with equipment demonstrations and vendors.

Event Contact: Becky Taylor, btaylor@abcokla.org, 918-254-8707


Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Location: 2400 S. Vermont Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73108

Description: The Oklahoma Safety Council is a non-profit, non-government organization. Our mission is to promote the adoption of safety, health and environmental practices and procedures that prevent and mitigate human suffering and economic loss. This year's speakers at the 2019 Fall Safety Stand Down include representatives from the OKC Area office of OSHA, OG&E, the Oklahoma Department of Labor OSHA Consultation office, and Tommy Cores from 3M/Capital Safety. Topics will include inspection and maintenance of personal fall arrest equipment, walking working surfaces and will include opportunities for hands-on experience with our state-of-the-art Fall Protection Training Tower.

Event Contact: Betsey Kulakowski, CSHO, COSS - 405-848-8626 - Registration requested at www.oksafety.org


Pryor

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: NE Technology Center - 6195 W Hwy 20, Pryor, OK

Description: NE Technology Center and Oklahoma OSHA Consultation will provide fall protection presentation, along with fall protection equipment inspection and demonstrations.

Event Contact: Daniel Shaw - daniel.shaw@netech.edu or 918-706-0006


Tulsa

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

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

Location: 1915 N Yellowwood Ave., Broken Arrow, OK 74012

Description: Associated Builders and Contractors Members meeting with fall stand down presentation and training along with equipment demonstrations and vendors.

Event Contact: Becky Taylor, btaylor@abcokla.org, 918-254-8707

Texas

Arlington

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

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

Location: 140 West Mitchell Street, Arlington, TX

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards.

Event Contact: The University of Texas at Arlington OSHA Education Center phone: 866-906-9190


Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: The University of Texas at Arlington Division for Enterprise Development, 140 West Mitchell, Room E200H, 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 meeting on Falls in Construction. They will discuss real life events, solutions, and the role of leadership in preventing these tragedies.

Registration: https://web-ded.uta.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp1?&course=19SHEVENT13


Corpus Christi

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

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

Location: Del Mar College, 101 Baldwin Blvd., Corpus Christi, TX

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public (must call to reserve a seat).

Event Contact: The University of Texas at Arlington OSHA Education Center phone: 866-906-9190


Dallas

Date: Sunday, May 5, 2019

Time: 12:00 p.m.

Location: 2303 Shoecrest Drive, Dallas, TX 75235

Description: The DEMO Company will be conducting training, demonstrations and presentations from safety professionals in Dallas. This event will be outdoors and will be interactive.

Contact Information: Dane Kustes 512-569-4576 or email dane@thedemocompany.com.


Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Location: Dallas Fair Park - Home of the Texas State Fair, at The Briscoe Carpenter Livestock Center - 1403 Washington, Dallas, TX 75210

Description: Regional Hispanic Contractors Association (RHCA) OSHA National Safety Stand-Down at the Day of the Construction Worker. You are invited to join the RHCA and attend the Day of the Construction Worker to participate in the RHCA OSHA National Safety Stand-Down on Saturday, May 18, 2019. The RHCA is hosting Free Construction Safety - Fall Protection Training in English and Spanish. Texas remains number one for worker fatalities and injuries and your participation on May 18th is important as we work together to eliminate worker injuries and fatalities. Entrance & Parking at Gate 2 (parking adjacent to the building)

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

Registration: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=ymfrebdab&oeidk=a07egagm68h6dff662d


El Paso

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 10:00 a.m.

Location: Plaza Hotel, 106 Mills Ave., El Paso, TX 79901

Description: Jordan Foster Construction will be hosting a Fall Prevention Stand-Down event at the Plaza Hotel which is a partnership site 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, Construction Focus Four Hazards, and set up an OSHA Booth to distribute publications, fact sheets and hard hat stickers.

Event Contact: Abraham Arzola, 915-534-6251, ext.225


Date: Monday, May 13, 2019

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 in Spanish.

Event Contact: Abraham Arzola, 915-534-6251, ext.225


Houston

Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2019

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

Location: 8225 Hansen Rd, Houston, TX 77075

Description: The Houston Fall Prevention Alliance which comprises the Houston North and Houston South OSHA Offices, the Scaffold & Access Industry Association, the Gulf Coast Safety Institute, and the Houston Chapters of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) and American Subcontractors Association (ASA) will be holding a Houston Fall Prevention Safety Day. Products demonstrations, presentations, and exhibitors will be providing tools and information for individuals preparing to participation in the 2019 National Safety Stand Down to prevent falls. The event is free and participants may register to attend at: http://houstonfallprevention.com

Event Contact: Jim Shelton, CAS, shelton.james@dol.gov


Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Associated General Contractors - Houston, 3825 Dacoma, Houston, TX

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards.

Event Contact: The University of Texas at Arlington OSHA Education Center phone: 866-906-9190


Irving

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: 1730 East John Carpenter Freeway, Irving TX 75062

Description: Webber LLC 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. Webber LLC, Construction Safety Leadership Alliance (CSLA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) are hosting a Falls in Construction event. They will discuss real life events, solutions, and the role of leadership in preventing these tragedies. During the event, there will be a live demonstration of a fall in a harness, scaffolding and aerial lift. A representative of OSHA and Texas Department of Transportation will be onsite to answer questions.

Event Contact: Please RSVP to Michael Barefoot at michael.barefoot@wwebber.com or by phone 469-446-0862.


Mesquite

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.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. 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: TEEX - Customer Care, 800-723-3811


San Antonio

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: TEEX - H B Zachry, 9350 South Presa, San Antonio, TX 78223

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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: TEEX - Customer Care, 800-723-3811


Sugar Land

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2010

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: HCSS, 13151 W Airport Blvd, Sugar Land, Texas 77478

Description: HCSS, in association with MSA and the AGC of Houston, will be hosting a free OSHA Safety Stand Down. Topics will include fall protection issues and fall arrest systems, both presented by HCSS Senior Safety Consultant Jim Goss, and fall protection safety equipment demonstrations by MSA. Lunch will be provided.

Event Contact: HCSS Safety Product Manager Stacey McCroskey at Stacey.McCroskey@hcss.com

Region 7

Kansas

Anthony

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Patterson Health, 485 N. Kansas Highway 2, Anthony, KS 67003

Description: Fall Prevention Stand-Down and Lunch event. Employees and onsite contractors will be receiving information and training on the importance of the proper use of the fall protection equipment during the Tool Box section.

Event Contact: Jorge De La Torre, jdelatorre@mccowngordon.com, 316-202-5611


Belleville

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: USD 109 Bond Projects, 2405 P Street, Belleville, KS 66939

Description: Fall Prevention Stand-Down and Lunch event. Employees and onsite contractors will be receiving information and training on the importance of the proper use of the fall protection equipment during the Tool Box section.

Event Contact: Jorge De La Torre, jdelatorre@mccowngordon.com, 316-202-5611


Derby

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

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

Location: Park Hill Elementary-1500 Woodbrook Lane, Derby, KS 67037

Description: Fall Stand-Down Lunch & Training session. Employees and onsite contractors will be receiving information and training on the importance of the proper use of the fall protection equipment during the Tool Box section.

Event Contact: Jorge De La Torre, jdelatorre@mccowngordon.com, 316-202-5611


Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Derby Athletics Soccer Complex, 801 E. Madison, Derby, KS 67210

Description: Fall Prevention Stand-Down and Lunch event. Employees and onsite contractors will be receiving information and training on the importance of the proper use of the fall protection equipment during the Tool Box section.

Event Contact: Jorge De La Torre, jdelatorre@mccowngordon.com, 316-202-5611


St. George

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: USD 323 Rock Creek, 9355 Flush Rd, St. George, KS 66535

Description: Fall Prevention Stand-Down and Lunch event. Employees and onsite contractors will be receiving information and training on the importance of the proper use of the fall protection equipment during the Tool Box section.

Event Contact: Jorge De La Torre, jdelatorre@mccowngordon.com, 316-202-5611


Wichita

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Wineteer Elementary School, 8801 E Ent Dr., Wichita, KS 67210

Description: Fall Prevention Stand-Down and Lunch event. Employees and onsite contractors will be receiving information and training on the importance of the proper use of the fall protection equipment during the Tool Box section.

Event Contact: Jorge De La Torre, jdelatorre@mccowngordon.com, 316-202-5611

Missouri

Columbia

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: 1391 East Boone Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202

Description: Fall Protection Lunch & Learn (Guardian Fall Protection). What is new in the fall protection standards, gear, and a look into dealing with suspension trauma. FREE Harness, Lanyard, and SRL inspections all day!

Event Contact: Guy Lanphere, Guy@Colsafety.com, 573-355-5035 to RSVP

 

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: 1391 East Boone Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202

Description: Dropped Object Awareness & Prevention Lunch & Learn

Event Contact: Guy Lanphere, Guy@Colsafety.com, 573-355-5035 to RSVP

 

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: 1391 East Boone Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202

Description: Milwaukee Tool Day, free lunch and all day product demos with Milwaukee factory reps.

Event Contact: Guy Lanphere, Guy@Colsafety.com, 573-355-5035 to RSVP

 

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: You must reserve a time slot.

Location: 1391 East Boone Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202

Description: Certified Respiratory Protection Fit Testing (please RSVP - must be clean shaven and medically cleared to wear a respirator). Must reserve a time slot.

Event Contact: Guy Lanphere, Guy@Colsafety.com, 573-355-5035 to RSVP


Kansas City

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Location: Children's Mercy Hospital, 601 E 22nd Street, Kansas City, MO

Description: Fall Prevention Stand-Down and Breakfast event. Employees and onsite contractors will be receiving information and training on the importance of the proper use of the fall protection equipment during the Tool Box section.

Event Contact: Jorge De La Torre, jdelatorre@mccowngordon.com, 316-202-5611


St. Louis

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Location: SSM-SLU Hospital Campus Renewal, 3626 Chouteau Avenue, St. Louis, MO

Description: Alberici Constructors will host fall protection training in collaboration with Andy Luesse from Shur-Sales & Marketing to perform 3M Fall Protection equipment demonstrations for this Falls Stand Down event scheduled at an OSHA Partnership project. OSHA Area Director and Compliance Assistance Specialist will attend to support Alberici's fervent efforts to prevent falls in the construction industry.

Event Contact: Corey Hayes, chayes@alberici.com, 314-565-2874

Nebraska

Lincoln

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 10:30 a.m. - Noon

Location: South Pointe Parking Garage 2940 Pine Lake road Lincoln NE

Description: Sampson Construction - the event will have speakers and demonstrations of fall protection equipment.

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


Omaha

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 10:30 a.m. - Noon

Location: New Elkhorn High School - 17800 George Miller Parkway, Elkhorn, NE

Description: Sampson Construction-the event will have speakers and demonstrations of fall protection equipment.

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


Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 11:00 a.m. - Noon

Location: VA Ambulatory Care Center #3923, 1801 Puller Dr, Omaha, NE 68105

Description: McCarthy Building Companies, Inc., Partnership - the event will have speakers and demonstrations of fall protection equipment.

Event Contact: Andy Parrish - Assistant Safety Manager, AParrish@mccarthy.com, 417-385-3570


Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 12:30 p.m.

Location: 4101 Woolworth Ave.

Description: VA Medical Center - fall protection training, OSHA presentation, fall protection demonstrations, fall protection equipment and tour of active job site with fall protection in use.

Event Contact: Seth Burmeister, 402-995-4371


Springfield

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

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

Location: Facebook Facility

Description: Turner Construction - presentation will reach 1300 employees (contractors) at the site. The site is part of a 5 year project.

Event Contact: Abner Estrada - Safety Manager, 909-331-6439


West Point

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Location: 309 Plaza Drive, West Point, NE

Description: AC Lightning Protection will be holding a Stand-Down event to prevent falls. AC Lightning Protection will be holding a toolbox talk. During our tool box talk we will discuss safety and fall prevention.

Event Contact: Tyler Baumert, 402-372-9087, tyler@aclightningprotection.com.

Region 8

Colorado

Denver

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Location: 9040 E. 58th Ave., Denver, CO 80207

Description: Thrive Home Builders - our 3rd party Safety Partner, SFI Compliance, will provide a demonstration for proper safety harness/fall protection along with a fall hazard talk. Food /drinks will be provided during the event.

Event Contact: Ron Stafford, QA Manager, rstafford@thrivehomebuilders.com, 720-841-7608
Jacie Jeffrey, jjeffrey@thrivehomebuilders.com, QA/Safety Coordinator


Frederick

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

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

Location: 4020 Kodiak Court, Frederick, CO 80504

Description: FREE TRAINING - OSHA's Fall Protection Standard is one of the most frequently cited standards in the United States, and falls are the leading cause of fatalities in the construction industry. If you have employees working at heights of six feet or more, this training is required. This class will cover:

  • Review of construction standards including Subpart M Fall Protection height requirements
  • Personal Fall Arrest Systems
  • Anchor requirements
  • Harness
  • Lanyard
  • Fall Restraint
  • Equipment Inspections
  • Calculating Clearance
  • Guardrail and hole cover requirements
  • Rescue Plan requirements
  • Aerial lift and Scissor lift Requirements

Event Contact: Troy Clark, tclark@mscss.us, 720-854-4797


Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

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

Location: 4020 Kodiak Court, Frederick, CO 80504

Description: FREE TRAINING - OSHA's Fall Protection Standard is one of the most frequently cited standards in the United States, and falls are the leading cause of fatalities in the construction industry. If you have employees working at heights of six feet or more, this training is required. This class will cover:

  • Review of construction standards including Subpart M Fall Protection height requirements
  • Personal Fall Arrest Systems
  • Anchor requirements
  • Harness
  • Lanyard
  • Fall Restraint
  • Equipment Inspections
  • Calculating Clearance
  • Guardrail and hole cover requirements
  • Rescue Plan requirements
  • Aerial lift and Scissor lift Requirements

Event Contact: Troy Clark, tclark@mscss.us, 720-854-4797


Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

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

Location: 4020 Kodiak Court, Frederick, CO 80504

Description: FREE TRAINING - OSHA's Fall Protection Standard is one of the most frequently cited standards in the United States, and falls are the leading cause of fatalities in the construction industry. If you have employees working at heights of six feet or more, this training is required. This class will cover:

  • Review of construction standards including Subpart M Fall Protection height requirements
  • Personal Fall Arrest Systems
  • Anchor requirements
  • Harness
  • Lanyard
  • Fall Restraint
  • Equipment Inspections
  • Calculating Clearance
  • Guardrail and hole cover requirements
  • Rescue Plan requirements
  • Aerial lift and Scissor lift Requirements

Event Contact: Troy Clark, tclark@mscss.us, 720-854-4797


Lakewood

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

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

Location: RMEC OSHA, Red Rocks Community College, 13300 West 6th Ave., Lakewood, CO 80228

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. This free 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: Joan Smith or Jeannette Visconti, 303-914-6420; Register at: https://www.rmecosha.com/course/OSHA Numbered Courses/471/OSHA 7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry

Greeley

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Location: Becker Safety and Supply, 128 30th Street, Greeley, CO 80631

Description: One hour fall protection awareness training focused on how properly use, wear and inspect fall protection equipment. The training will feature a live fall demonstration.

Event Contact: Devin Becker, 970-576-3988x107 (Office), 970-396-3238 (Cell), devin@beckersafety.com

South Dakota

Sioux Falls

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

Location: Sioux Empire Fair EXPO Center, Fairgrounds Access Road, Sioux Falls, SD (100 Lyon Blvd, Sioux Falls, SD 57107)

Description: The Associated General Contractors (AGC) of South Dakota - Presentations regarding fall protection best practices. Great information for owners, superintendents, field supervisors and employees.

Event Contact: Michael O'Neal, michael@sdagc.org, 605-951-1665

Wyoming

Cheyenne

Date: Tuesday, May 7 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: The Wyoming State Capitol, 2301 Central Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82002

Description: Held a safety stand-down discussion with approximately 80 of JE Dunn employees to discuss Fatal 4, Fall Protection, and what types of incidents and injuries we have been seeing in the workplace in Wyoming.

Event Contact: Cory Willingham, Cory.Willingham@jedunn.com


Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: 1002 S. Greeley Highway, Cheyenne, WY 82007

Description: The Wyoming Montana Safety Council, along with Haselden Construction, will be holding a Fall Prevention and Fall Rescue demonstration as part of the National Safety Stand-Down on May 9, 2019. The Haselden Safety Team will have their 18 foot scaffold tower erected in the parking lot to demonstrate various fall protection products, to include fall rescue equipment, with which they will be holding live demonstrations.

Event Contact: Clayton Gaunt, claytongaunt@haselden.com (720-413-7918)


Date: Thursday, May 9 2019

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: Wyoming Montana Safety Council, 1002 S Greeley Hwy, Cheyenne, WY  82007

Description: Mayor Marion Orr, Wyoming Montana Safety Council, Wyoming Construction Safety Alliance, Cheyenne Roofers Alliance, Haselden Construction, Inman Roofing, and Capitol Roofing. Haselden provided Fall Protection Training to 100+ employers/employees. Wyoming OSHA presented Safety Stand-Down power point presentation to the 100+ in attendance.

Event Contact: Marcia Wilcox,wilcox.marcia@gmail.com

Region 9

Arizona

Phoenix

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 1:00 p.m.

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

Description: Participants will receive fall protection and prevention awareness training along with other materials and resources. We will also be handing out official 2019 Stand Down hard hat decals. Contact us to reserve your free spot.

Event Contact: Amber Pappas, amber@safetyhelptoday.com, 602-292-5156

California

Carson

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

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

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

Description: Fall Stand-Down Event. Keynote Speaker: Jeremy Trask, OSHA Training Institute Education Center Faculty. There is no cost to attend this event, however individuals looking to earn (.3) Continuing Education Units (CEUs), may do so by paying a $25 fee to obtain a certificate of attendance.

Event Contact: Katty Rojas, krojas14@csudh.edu, 310-243-2021

Guam

Anigua

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Bell Tower, American Job Center, 3rd Floor

Description: 2019 Fall Protection Stand-Down Event. GDOL OSHA On-Site Consultation Free Seminar. 3-hour fall prevention training in residential construction. Training topics will include fall prevention from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs.

Event Contact: Jesse Pangelinan, jesse.pangelinan@dol.guam.gov, 671-300-4620

Nevada

Las Vegas

Date: Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: 5070 Arville Street, Suite 4, Las Vegas, NV

Description: ABC Nevada Chapter will be conducting training on fall hazards. There will be a live demo by Border Construction Specialties.

Event Contact: Tanya Burtis, events@abcnevada.org, 702-227-0536

Region 10

Alaska

Anchorage

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

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

Location: Alaska Occupational Safety and Health (AKOSH), 1251 Muldoon Road #109, Anchorage, AK 99504

Description: AKOSH will host a 3-hour fall protection training session. Presentations will be conducted by individuals from Federal OSHA, Northern Industrial Training, and Granite Construction. Fall Protection topics will cover:

  • Calculating fall distance
  • Commonly cited hazards in fall protection
  • General fall protection information

Certificates of Fall Protection Awareness training will be issued upon completion. Training is free, however space is limited. Contact Elaine.banda@alaska.gov to reserve your spot and to ensure enough training materials are available for attendees.

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

Idaho

Boise

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location: 2000 Century Way, Boise, ID

Description: National Safety Stand Down training classes, certification and BBQ hosted by Edge Construction Supply and AGC of Idaho. Training will address fall protection, ladder safety, silica dust, and hand power tools.

Event Contact: Rich Smith, richsmith@edgecs.com, 208-377-0158


Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Location: 2403 W. Farview Ave, Boise, ID 83702

Description: ESI will be hosting its fourth Stand-Down event in 2019 at Adare Manor in Boise, Idaho. Last year's event included an estimated 450 workers and staff in attendance.

Event Contact: Marianne Nelson, Safety Director, MarianneNelson@esiconstruction.com


Eagle

Date: Friday, May 17, 2019

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: 1236 E Lone River, Eagle, ID

Description: Dave Evans Construction will be providing training on fall protection.

Event Contact: Zach Zollinger, zachz@devansconstruction.com, 208-830-4606

Oregon

Portland

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

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

Location: 2379 NE 178th Ave, Portland, OR 97230

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

Event Contact: Kelsey Hughes, University of Washington, OTI Education Center, ce@uw.edu, 206-685-3089

Online National Events

National Roofing Contractors Association's Stand-Down Events

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 12:00 - 12:30 p.m. (CST)

Location: Online Webinar Event

Description: Ladder use and setup, guardrails, and warning lines and safety monitors systems. As an employer, it is your responsibility to comply with OSHA's fall-protection regulations. Don't miss this unique opportunity to stay current with the latest fall-protection compliance strategies to keep your workers safe. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: To register: http://www.nrca.net/store/detail/osha-national-safety-stand-down-week-webinar-series/1793


Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Time: 12:00 - 12:30 p.m. (CST)

Location: Online Webinar Event

Description: Personal Fall Arrest Systems (PFAS), including calculated clearance distances. As an employer, it is your responsibility to comply with OSHA's fall-protection regulations. Don't miss this unique opportunity to stay current with the latest fall-protection compliance strategies to keep your workers safe. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: To register: http://www.nrca.net/store/detail/osha-national-safety-stand-down-week-webinar-series/1793


Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 12:00 - 12:30 p.m. (CST)

Location: Online Webinar Event

Description: Rescue Techniques and Suspension Trauma. As an employer, it is your responsibility to comply with OSHA's fall-protection regulations. Don't miss this unique opportunity to stay current with the latest fall-protection compliance strategies to keep your workers safe. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: To register: http://www.nrca.net/store/detail/osha-national-safety-stand-down-week-webinar-series/1793

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

Colorado

Lakewood

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

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

Location: RMEC OSHA, Red Rocks Community College, 13300 West 6th Ave., Lakewood, CO 80228

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. This free 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: Joan Smith or Jeannette Visconti, 303-914-6420; Register at: https://www.rmecosha.com/course/OSHA Numbered Courses/471/OSHA 7405 Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry

Florida

Fort Lauderdale

Event Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

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

Location: Baker Concrete Construction, 5555 Anglers Ave #1A, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

Description: Complimentary OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry conducted by the USF - OTIEC. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Brianna Colton, bcolton@health.usf.edu, 813-974-7023


Jacksonville

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Comfort Suites Baymeadows near Butler Blvd, 8277 Western Way Circle, Jacksonville, FL 32256

Description: Complimentary OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry conducted by the USF - OTIEC. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Brianna Colton, bcolton@health.usf.edu, 813-974-7023,


Kissimmee

Date: Wednesday, May 8, 2019

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

Location: Best Western Plus - Kissimmee Lake Buena Vista South, 3484 Polynesian Isle Blvd, Kissimmee, FL 34746

Description: Complimentary OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry conducted by the USF - OTIEC. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Brianna Colton, bcolton@health.usf.edu, 813-974-7023


Wesley Chapel

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

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

Location: University of South Florida, OTIEC, 2612 Cypress Ridge Blvd, Suite 101, Wesley Chapel, FL 33544

Description: Complimentary OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry conducted by the USF - OTIEC. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Brianna Colton, bcolton@health.usf.edu, 813-974-7023

Kentucky

Richmond

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

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

Location: Eastern Kentucky University Perkins Conference Center, 4436 Kit Carson Dr, Richmond, KY 40475

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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: william.rhodus@eku.edu, https://aceware.ceo.eku.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp?&course=19OSRM7405B.

Louisiana

Gonzales

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Alliance Safety Council - Gonzales, LA - Room 101, 1205 West Edenborne Parkway, Gonzales, LA 70737

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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: info@alliancesafetycouncil.org, 877-345-1253


New Orleans

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Global Educational Resource Alliance, 1539 River Oaks East, Suite C, New Orleans, LA 70123

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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: info@alliancesafetycouncil.org, 877-345-1253


New Orleans (St. Rose)

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

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

Location: Associated Builders & Contractors - Bayou, 101 Riverbend, New Orleans, LA

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public (must call to reserve a seat).

Event Contact: The University of Texas at Arlington OSHA Education Center  phone:  866-906-9190

New York

Ronkonkoma

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: Marriott Courtyard Long Island MacArthur Airport, 5000 Express Dr. S., Ronkonkoma, NY 11779

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Donna Winter, dlwtpo@rit.edu, 585-475-2919 https://www.rit.edu/academicaffairs/outreach/OSHA/courseDetails.php?course_id=272

New Mexico

Albuquerque

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

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

Location: Associated Contractors of New Mexico, 1615 University Blvd. NE 2, Albuquerque, NM

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public (must call to reserve a seat).

Event Contact: The University of Texas at Arlington OSHA Education Center phone:  866-906-9190

North Carolina

Concord

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Fire Station #9, 1020 Ivey Cline Road, Concord, NC

Description: Construction Forum hosted by NC Department of Labor with NC State/Southeastern OTIEC presenting during the forum as an Alliance member. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Wendy Laing wlaing@ncsu.edu or Marcy Collyer marcy.collyer@labor.nc.gov.

Registration link through NC Department of Labor: https://www.labor.communications.its.state.nc.us/OSHPublic/ETTA/class_regist/calendar.cfm?page=eventDetails&eventid=6554.


Raleigh

Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: Waste Water Treatment Facility - 8500 Battle Bridge Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610

Description: Construction Forum hosted by NC Department of Labor with NC State/Southeastern OTIEC presenting during the forum as an Alliance member. Free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Wendy Laing wlaing@ncsu.edu or Marcy Collyer marcy.collyer@labor.nc.gov

Registration link through NC Department of Labor: https://www.labor.communications.its.state.nc.us/OSHPublic/ETTA/class_regist/calendar.cfm?page=eventDetails&eventid=6555.

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City

Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Oklahoma Safety Council - Oklahoma City, OK, 2400 S. Vermont Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73108

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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: info@alliancesafetycouncil.org, 877-345-1253

Oregon

Portland

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

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

Location: 2379 NE 178th Ave, Portland, OR 97230

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

Event Contact: Kelsey Hughes, University of Washington, OTI Education Center, ce@uw.edu, 206-685-3089

Texas

Arlington

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

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

Location: 140 West Mitchell Street, Arlington, TX

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public (must call to reserve a seat).

Event Contact: The University of Texas at Arlington OSHA Education Center phone: 866-906-9190


Corpus Christi

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

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

Location: Del Mar College, 101 Baldwin Blvd., Corpus Christi, TX

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public (must call to reserve a seat).

Event Contact: The University of Texas at Arlington OSHA Education Center phone: 866-906-9190


Dallas

Date: Sunday, May 5, 2019

Time: 12:00 p.m.

Location: 2303 Shoecrest Drive, Dallas, TX 75235

Description: The DEMO Company will be conducting training, demonstrations and presentations from safety professionals in Dallas. This event will be outdoors and will be interactive.

Contact Information: Dane Kustes 512-569-4576 or email dane@thedemocompany.com.


Houston

Date: Friday, May 10, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Associated General Contractors - Houston, 3825 Dacoma, Houston, TX

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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. Participants will be able to identify fall hazards and employ OSHA compliant methods to control and abate these hazards. Free and open to the public (must call to reserve a seat).

Event Contact: The University of Texas at Arlington OSHA Education Center phone: 866-906-9190


Irving

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: 1730 East John Carpenter Freeway, Irving TX 75062

Description: Webber LLC 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. Webber LLC, Construction Safety Leadership Alliance (CSLA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) are hosting a Falls in Construction event. They will discuss real life events, solutions, and the role of leadership in preventing these tragedies. During the event, there will be a live demonstration of a fall in a harness, scaffolding and aerial lift. A representative of OSHA and Texas Department of Transportation will be onsite to answer questions.

Event Contact: Please RSVP to Michael Barefoot at michael.barefoot@wwebber.com or by phone 469-446-0862.


Mesquite

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.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. 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: TEEX - Customer Care, 800-723-3811


San Antonio

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: TEEX - H B Zachry, 9350 South Presa, San Antonio, TX 78223

Description: OSHA #7405 - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry. 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: TEEX - Customer Care, 800-723-3811

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