Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

National Safety
Stand-Down

To Prevent Falls in Construction

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2018 Highlights

  • A Successful 5th Annual National Safety Stand-Down took place Nationwide, May 7 - 11, 2018.
  • Deputy Secretary of Labor attended National Kick-Off event, on May 7, 2018, at newly constructed D.C. United Audi Field Stadium, where experts talked about the importance of fall prevention, demonstrated proper fall arrest systems, and encouraged worker participation in training.
  • One-hour webinar, The National Campaign to Prevent Falls in Construction: Getting Ready for the 2018 Safety Stand-Down, a joint presentation by OSHA, NIOSH and CPWR, to showcase past campaign successes and highlight 2018 campaign plans.
  • LAMAR billboards provided 166 billboards, over 16 million (impressions) views in 51 cities located in 22 states nationwide for the 2018 Stand-Down.
  • Werner Ladder trained 35,000 workers at over 200 events, 19 million (impressions) views from ESPN's Golic and Wingo Radio Show and 75 million impressions from online publications.
  • ASSP/NSC performed outreach for newsletters to report events, stats, and interaction with the American Staffing Association.
  • CPWR developed a popular Toolbox Talks series in English/Spanish.

Media

National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction - May 7-11, 2018 - Stop Falls Stand-Down: Plan a toolbox talk or other safety activity. Take a break to talk about how to prevent falls. Provide training for all workers. For more information: www.osha.gov/StopFallsStandDown. #StandDown4Safety. (800) 321-OSHA (6742)

Poster in English

Paro general dedicado al seguridad Para Prevenir Las Caidas En Construccion - 7-11 de Mayo, 2018 - Dedicacion a la prevencion de las caidas: Planifique una charla sobre la seguridad u otra actividad de seguridad. Tome un descanso para hablar de como prevenir las caidas. Proporcione adiestramiento a todos los trabajadores. Para mas informacion: www.osha.gov/StopFallsStandDown. #StandDown4Safety. (800) 321-OSHA (6742)

Poster in Spanish

Digital Billboard in Massachusetts

Digital Billboard in Massachusetts


Photos

Workers at Region 2 stand-down

Region II stand-down

Workers at Region VI stand-down

Region VI stand-down

Workers discussing safety at Region VI stand-down

Region VI stand-down

Speaker at Turner Construction at D.C. United Audi Field Stadium, Washington, DC

Turner Construction at D.C. United Audi Field Stadium, Washington, DC

Workers in the stands at Turner Construction at D.C. United Audi Field Stadium, Washington, DC

Turner Construction at D.C. United Audi Field Stadium, Washington, DC

Werner Co.

Werner Co.

Turner Construction in Kuwait City, Kuwait

Turner Construction in Kuwait City, Kuwait

Stand-Down in Alaska

Stand-Down in Alaska

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