Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

National Safety
Stand-Down

To Prevent Falls in Construction

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2019 Highlights

  • A Successful 6th Annual National Safety Stand-Down took place Nationwide, May 6 – 10, 2019.
  • Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Occupational Safety and Health, Loren Sweatt, was joined by the Manhattan Construction Co. and more than 1,600 workers, employers, and other stakeholders at the site of the new Texas Rangers' stadium in Arlington, Texas, to kick off the sixth annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls.
  • The Stand-Down billboard (digital) was displayed over 3 million times during Stand-Down week.

Media

National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction - May 6-10, 2019 - 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 - 6-10 de Mayo, 2019 - 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


Photos

Workers at Alberici, SSM-SLU Hospital Campus Renewal Partnership Site, St. Louis, MO

Alberici, SSM-SLU Hospital Campus Renewal Partnership Site, St. Louis, MO

Workers at PARIC Corporation, Friendship Village Projects, Chesterfield, MO

PARIC Corporation, Friendship Village Projects, Chesterfield, MO

Workers Carpenters Training Center Local 255 in Hammonton, NJ.

Carpenters Training Center Local 255 in Hammonton, NJ.

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