Region III

Delaware

New Castle

Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

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

Location: 31 Blevins Drive, New Castle

Description: Associated Builders and Contractors Delaware Chapter will be hosting this free event to prevent falls that includes sessions on fall protection equipment, cranes and elevator safety. As well as many other topics.

https://www.abcdelaware.com/calendarofevents/tabid/1120/ctl/viewdetail/mid/3146/itemid/16223/d/20170510/language/en-us/Stand-Tall%2c-Stand-Proud-and-Stand--Down-for-Safety.aspx

Event Contact: Marie H. Wright, Safety Manager, 267.884.6158 and mwright@worthandcompany.com


District of Columbia

Washington, DC

Date: Monday, May 1, 2017

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

Location: The Wharf - 650 Water Street SW, Washington, DC

Description: Clark Construction will kickoff Safety Week by hosting a safety stand-down event focused on falls hazard awareness at The Wharf jobsite in downtown Washington, DC. There will be presentations led by Clark and OSHA officials. There also will be fall safety demonstrations and other exciting events.

Event Contact: Tina Banks, tina.banks@clarkconstruction.com, 301-272-8402


Date: Friday, May 12, 2017

Times: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 PM (EST)

Location: Parcel A, 101-149 M St, SE, Washington, DC 20003

Description: The workers attending this pre-Stand-Down event will come from the 5 construction projects underway in the Capitol Riverfront area: one office building (99M, developed by Skanska), two hotels and six apartment buildings. Considered the District's fastest-growing neighborhood, it includes a business district including the Washington Navy Yard and the Department of Transportation, and retail/residential development in the shadow of Nationals Park.

Event Contact: Pamela Monastra, Skanska, 404.946.7533, pamela.monastra@skanska.com; Mittie Rooney, 301.602.8709, mrooney@axcomgroup.com


Maryland

Hunt Valley

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Location: Maryland Occupational Safety and Health (MOSH), 10946 Golden West Dr. Suite 160 Hunt Valley, MD 21031

Description: This 1/2-day seminar covers the identification, evaluation, prevention and control of fall hazards in the construction industry. Seminar objectives include: identifying, analyzing, and preventing fall hazards utilizing OSHA's Fall Protection Regulation. At the conclusion of the seminar, students will be able to identify potential and existing fall hazards and methods to control and abate the hazards.

Event Contact: Adriana Esparza or Ana Rabut , 410-527-2091

Online Registration: https://www.dllr.state.md.us/MOSHCalendar/web/content/Calendar.aspx?Type=Public&ClassID=851 .


Pennsylvania

Cranberry Township

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

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

Location: 850 Cranberry Woods Drive, Cranberry Township, PA 16066

Description: Stand-Down for Safety. Exclusive Free Training. Join MSA and CAWP/MBA to take part in National Safety Stand-Down Week! Visit the MSA Training Center (in greater Pittsburgh area) for an open house. Then, in a classroom setting, learn about key fall protection concepts that are critical to worksite safety in the construction industry.

10:00 - 11: 00 a.m. - Open House: Tour the center and watch demos of latest fall protection equipment.

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Session 1: ABCs of Fall Protection - Refresh your construction safety knowledge in this intro course.

1:00 - 2:00 p.m. - Session 2: Safety Harness Inspection - Learn the formal inspection process and how to clean/store/dispose product.

Event Contact: Rebecca Trimpey, rebecca.trimpey@msasafety.com

Online Registration:
https://lp.msasafety.com/open-house-stand-down-1363.html
*Class size is limited so register early to guarantee your seat!


Erie

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

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

Location: Erie, PA - West Virginia University - OSHA Training Institute Education Center
(Pre-Registration required for final location)

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry - OSHA 7405 Class - 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: Missy Stewart, 304-293-3096, mdstewart@mail.wvu.edu

Online Registration: https://extapps.wvu.edu/extforms/index.cfm?formid=111


Erie

Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

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

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

Description: Great Lakes EHS Services, in conjunction with Perry Construction Group, Inc., would like to invite you to the "FREE" Fall Protection Safety Stand-Down at the Brabender baseball complex. With the help of Perry Construction Group, Great Lakes EHS has been able to acquire Bob Wengryn of Miller Fall Protection to present an hour training and demonstration on the ABC's of fall protection. Bob will discuss anchor points, body harnesses, connectors, and lanyards and the importance of installing and wearing them correctly. He will follow his training with a demonstration of how everything works by dropping a mannequin so employees see an actual free fall. Please RSVP with an approx. amount of attendees for your company.

Event Contact: dkeil@greatlakesehs.com, 814-453-4365


Virginia

Virginia Beach

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

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

Location: Virginia Beach, VA - West Virginia University - OSHA Training Institute Education Center
(Pre-Registration required for final location)

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry - OSHA 7405 Class - 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: Missy Stewart, 304-293-3096, mdstewart@mail.wvu.edu

Online Registration: https://extapps.wvu.edu/extforms/index.cfm?formid=111