Region III

Delaware

New Castle

Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2016

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

Location: ABC Delaware office/training Room 31, Blevins Dr,. New Castle, DE

Description: Fall Stand Down to prevent Falls in Construction Training through the Safety, Health and Wellness Committee.

Event Contact: Marie Wright - ABC Safety Committee Chair, mwright@worthandcompany.com

Maryland

Baltimore

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

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

Location: Chesapeake Region Safety Council, Mid Atlantic OTI Education Center, 2555 Lord Baltimore Dr., Baltimore, MD 21244

Description: NO COST Event - Fall Protection Awareness and Prevention for Safety Stand-Down. This Fall Protection Awareness and Prevention for Safety Stand-Down is an event to raise awareness about "Fall Hazards" and reinforcing the importance of "Fall Prevention". In additional to a Fall Protection Awareness and Prevention presentation, a Certified Safety Professional (CSP) will be available to review Fall Protection Programs and Manufacturer's Fall Protection Equipment representatives will be on site to inspect fall protection equipment for serviceability. The focus of this event is to evaluate fall protection programs, fall protection systems, and fall protection equipment to control and prevent fall hazards at constructions sites. The target audience is small construction employers, business owners, or managers who would like more information about controlling and preventing fall hazards found in the construction workplace. This event is also suitable for employees and employee representatives. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) materials addressing fall hazards, identifying fall hazards, analyzing fall hazards, and preventing fall hazards will be available for all participants. Other resource materials on Fall Awareness and Prevention will also be available during this Safety Stand-Down event. Registration is required.

Event Contact: Chesapeake Region Safety Council, Toll Free at 800-875-4770, Mid Atlantic OTI Education Center, Toll Free at 877-700-6212


Date: Thursday, June 2, 2016

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

Location: Chesapeake Region Safety Council, Mid Atlantic OTI Education Center, 2555 Lord Baltimore Dr., Baltimore, MD 21244

Description: NO COST Class - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry (OSHA 7405). The focus of this course is to identify, evaluate, and prevent or control fall hazards at constructions sites. The course focuses on falls to a lower level not falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. The target audience is the small construction employer, business owner, or manager who would like to obtain information about fall hazards found in the workplace. The training is also suitable for employees and employee representatives. Topics include identifying fall hazards, analyzing fall hazards, and preventing fall hazards as well as Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) resources addressing fall hazards. Registration is required.

Event Contact: Chesapeake Region Safety Council, Toll Free at 800-875-4770, Mid Atlantic OTI Education Center, Toll Free at 877-700-6212

Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location: National Resource Center - West Virginia University, Pittsburgh, PA

Description: NO COST Class - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry (OSHA 7405). The focus of this 5 hour course is to identify, evaluate, and prevent or control fall hazards at constructions sites. The course focuses on falls to a lower level not falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. The target audience is the small construction employer, business owner, or manager who would like to obtain information about fall hazards found in the workplace. The training is also suitable for employees and employee representatives. Topics include identifying fall hazards, analyzing fall hazards, and preventing fall hazards as well as OSHA resources addressing fall hazards. 0.7 CEU's. Registration is required.

Event Contact: www.wvusafetyandhealth.org or 1-800-626-4748

Washington DC

Date: Thursday, May 5, 2016

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: The Fairgrounds @ Nationals Stadium, 1201 Half Street, NE, Washington, DC

Description: BALLPARK GRAND SLAM FOR SAFETY! Several local construction companies and associations have collaborated to host a safety event at the Fairgrounds @ Nationals Stadium. There will be presentations led by the construction companies and Department of Labor officials. There will also be vendor exhibits, safety demonstrations, and other exciting events. Sponsors of this Grand Slam event are: Skanska, Clark Construction, HITT Contracting, Donohoe, Turner Construction, WCS Construction, Corman Construction, Davis Construction, Associated Builders and Contractors, Zurich Insurance, and the Associated General Contractors. This event is free and open to the public.

Event Contact: Thomas Rathburn, thomas.rathburn@skanska.com, 301-456-5059

West Virginia

Morgantown

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Location: National Resource Center - West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

Description: NO COST Class - Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry (OSHA 7405). The focus of this 5 hour course is to identify, evaluate, and prevent or control fall hazards at constructions sites. The course focuses on falls to a lower level not falls to the same level resulting from slips and falls. The target audience is the small construction employer, business owner, or manager who would like to obtain information about fall hazards found in the workplace. The training is also suitable for employees and employee representatives. Topics include identifying fall hazards, analyzing fall hazards, and preventing fall hazards as well as OSHA resources addressing fall hazards. 0.7 CEU's. Registration is required.

Event Contact: www.wvusafetyandhealth.org or 1-800-626-4748