Region V

Illinois

Abbott Park

Date: Friday, May 12, 2017

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Joint Abbott/Abbvie Fall Protection Stand Down. 200 Abbott Park Road, Abbott Park, IL

Description: Event for Abbott/Abbvie personnel and contractors with vendors and presentations on types and use of fall protection equipment.

Event Contact: Fred Rodheim, Manager, Global Construction Safety, 224-668-1995


Chicago

Date: Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: M. A. Mortenson Company, Data Center, 28th & Ashland, Chicago, IL.

Description: Mortenson is holding their safety week May 1 through May 5, a Fall Stand Down will be on May 3, 2017.

Event Contact: Brian Gawlick, 847-521-8697


Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Location: Polish American Contractors and Builders Association, Copernicus Center, 5216 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago, IL

Description: Presenting information on types and use of fall protection equipment to employers and employees

Event Contact: Marta Rog, President, 773-875-5010


Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time: 12:00 p.m.

Location: Lendlease/One Bennett Park Project, 451 E. Grand Ave, Chicago, IL

Description: National Fall Safety Stand-Down event.

Event Contact: Mike Hambrick 312-961-3148


Des Plaines

Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Skender Construction Job Site, 751 Graceland Ave. Des Plaines, IL

Description: Presenting fall related information to general and sub-contractor employees.

Event Contact: David Ruzich, Superintendent, 312-781-0265


Elk Grove Village

Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time: 10:15a.m.

Location: The Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters Apprentices Training Program, 1256 Estes Ave., Elk Grove Village, IL

Description: Presenting fall related information to carpenter apprentices

Event Contact: John Horak, Safety Director/Assistant to the President, 312-812-0121


Indiana

Evansville

Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017

Time: 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Time)

Location: Health Professions Building Room 1027, University of Southern Indiana, 8600 University Boulevard, Evanville, IN 47712

Description: Hoosier business owners, employers, managers, safety directors, employees, etc., are invited to participate in the annual safety campaign to prevent falls. INSafe will present educational resources, safety program best practices, IOSHA statistics, and more.

Event Contact: Kirstin Gent, 317-234-6675


Indianapolis

Date: Monday - Friday, April 24-28, 2017

Time: 6:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Location: Along State Route 37, between Indianapolis and Bloomington, IN

Description: The Indianapolis Federal OSHA Office will be conducting tool box talks each morning to management and employees of the Indiana Department of Transportation, and I-69 Development Partners, in conjunction with the 2017 National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction Week. Talks will be held at five separate locations along the 22 mile stretch. Federal OSHA will present fall hazard identification and training to approximately 80 - 100 workers and Project Engineers. Force Construction, out of Columbus Indiana, is the prime contractor for this expansion.

Event Contact: Vanessa L. Martin, Area Director (317)226-7299


Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

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

Location: Mexican Consulate 331 S. East Street Indianapolis IN 46204

Description: The Indianapolis Federal OSHA Office will be conducting three, fall hazard identification and training sessions in conjunction with the 2017 National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction Week.

Event Contact: Vanessa L. Martin, Area Director (317)226-7299


Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017

Time: 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time)

Location: Garmong Construction Services, 5988 N. Michigan Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46228

Description: Hoosier business owners, employers, managers, safety directors, employees, etc., are invited to participate in the annual safety campaign to prevent falls. INSafe will present educational resources, safety program best practices, IOSHA statistics, and more.

Event Contact: Kirstin Gent, 317-234-6675


Michigan City

Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time: 10:00 a.m. (Central Time)

Location: City of Michigan City Hall, 100 E. Michigan Blvd. #2, Michigan City, IN 46360

Description: Hoosier business owners, employers, managers, safety directors, employees, etc., are invited to participate in the annual safety campaign to prevent falls. INSafe will present educational resources, safety program best practices, IOSHA statistics, and more.

Event Contact: Kirstin Gent, 317-234-6675995


Vincennes

Date: Friday, May 12, 2017

Time: 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Time)

Location: Construction Technology Building Room 121, Vincennes University, 1002 N. First St., Vincennes, IN 47591

Description: Hoosier business owners, employers, managers, safety directors, employees, etc., are invited to participate in the annual safety campaign to prevent falls. INSafe will present educational resources, safety program best practices, IOSHA statistics, and more.

Event Contact: Kirstin Gent, 317-234-6675


Ohio

Austintown

Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time: 7:30 a.m.

Location: 75 Victoria Road Austintown, OH

Description: Hosted by BOAK and Sons, Inc. in a large warehouse. RETTEW Safety Staff will be providing the training and will run approximately 1 hour.

Event Contact: David Costantino, 330-301-5825, David.C.12@bwc.state.oh.us


Cincinnati

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Turner Construction Company Site, 1301 Western Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45203.

Description: Cincinnati Museum Center /Union Terminal construction renovation and expansion project. The OSHA A.D. is doing a general fall protection Stand-Down presentation.

Event Contact: Steve Spaulding II, 513-721-4224


Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time: 12:00 p.m.

Location: 643 West Court Street, Cincinnati, OH

Description: Messer Corporate Site. 3M Fall demonstration trailer will be on hand.

Event Contact: Sid Pomeroy, 513-309-4926


Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time: 9:15 a.m.

Location: 258 Erkenbrecker Ave. Cincinnati, OH (The Red House)

Description: Messer Construction. Fall demonstration trailer and presenting fall related information.

Event Contact: Sid Pomeroy, 513-309-4926


Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time: 12:00 p.m.

Location: Lendlease/One Bennett Park Project, 451 E. Grand Ave, Chicago, IL

Description: National Fall Safety Stand-Down event.

Event Contact: Mike Hambrick 312-961-3148


Date: Friday, May 12, 2017

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

Location: CH2MHILL and G.E. (VPP companies) at General Electric Aviation Headquarters, 1 Neumann Way in Cincinnati, Ohio

Description: A four hour event that is including a kick-off presentations and demonstrations by suppliers, and a closing session by the OSHA A.D.

Event Contact: Event contact will be Traeci Devereaux 513-635-2279


Columbus

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Location: Turner Construction, Ohio Veterans Memorial and Museum project at 330 W. Broad St., Columbus, OH 43215

Description: Turner Construction, a construction company VPP participant will host a stand-down event at this location and the Columbus Area Director will be in attendance.

Event Contact: Steve Spaulding II, 513-721-4224


Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time: 12:00 p.m.

Location: Messer Construction, Parks Edge project at 250 West Spring St., Columbus, OH

Description: Messer Construction will host a stand-down event at this location and the Columbus Assistant Area Director will be in attendance.

Event Contact: Ken Saunders, 614-402-7020


Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: Elford, Inc. project at the corner of High Street and Seventh Avenue, Columbus, OH

Description: Elford, Inc., a construction company VPP participant will host a stand-down event at this location and the Columbus Assistant Area Director will be in attendance.

Event Contact: Scott Ritter, 614-989-9181


Date: Friday, May 12, 2017

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: Messer Construction, Mount Carmel East Hospital project at 6031 East Broad St., Columbus OH 43213

Description: Messer Construction will host a stand-down event at this location and the Columbus Area Director will be in attendance.

Event Contact: Ken Saunders, 614-402-7020


Marion

Date: Monday - Friday, May 8-12, 2017

Time: 6:30 a.m. (pre-shift meetings and other various times throughout the week)

Location: NUCOR 912 Cheney Ave, Marion, OH 43302

Description: Tool Box topic sheet on Fall Awareness and a Walking and Working Surfaces PowerPoint that includes OSHA's Final Rule on Fall Protection Systems. Also, the week of the stand down representatives from Airgas and DBI will be available (each day alternating at a specific time frame) to fit teammates harnesses, answer questions about fall protection, and have additional fall protection products available for the team to review.

Event Contact: Jennifer Jennette, 740-389-9606


Pickerington

Date: Friday, May 12, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: 13430 Yarmouth Drive, Pickerington, OH 43147

Description: BWC's training center, The Ohio Center for Occupational Safety and Health, will be hosting the event. Honeywell Safety Products will be providing the free training along with BWC industrial safety consultant specialist, Eric White. The training will be three hours and will feature fall protection trailer demonstration and classroom instruction.

Event Contact: Register at the BWC Learning Center and search for Special Topic 03: National Stand-Down Fall Hazards Seminar, or call 740-353-4176 Contact

Bernie Silkowski, 614-752-8647, bernard.s.1@bwc.state.oh.us


Wisconsin

DeForest

Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017

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

Location: Vogel Bros. construction site at Project Coyote, 4375 Duraform Lane, DeForest, WI 53532.

Description: OSHA and a Vogel Bros. Construction representative will host the stand-down.

Event Contact: Mike Schultz, Director of Safety and Human Resources, 608-663-8989


Madison

Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

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

Location: OSHA Fall Prevention Safety Stand-Down with Conney Safety, 3202 Latham Drive, Madison, WI 53744.

Description: Conney Safety is hosting a lunch and learn for customers and vendors.

Event Contact: Melissa Schulz, 608-277-5320.


Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Location: The Hill Farms DOT, 4802 Sheboygan Ave., Madison, WI 53707

Description: The Building and Construction Trades Council of South Central Wisconsin is holding a cookout and safety stand-down.

Event Contact: Dave Branson, President/Executive Director, Building and Construction Trades Council of South Central Wisconsin, 608-256-3161


Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: Epic Campus 5 is 602 Northern Lights Road, Verona, WI 53593

Description: J.H. Findorff is having hands on fall protection/prevention demonstrations for employees in the morning.

Event Contact: Nick Femal, Safety Director at J.H. Findorff & Son, Inc., 608-381-0174.


Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017

Time: 12:30 p.m.

Location: Stonehouse Project, 1010 East Washington Ave., Madison, WI

Description: Stevens Construction is having a stand-down at this site.

Event Contact: Cullen Schmelling, CHST, Assistant Safety Director, Stevens Construction, 608-222-5100


Date: Friday, May 12, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m.

Location: 13430 Yarmouth Drive, Pickerington, OH 43147

Description: BWC's training center, The Ohio Center for Occupational Safety and Health, will be hosting the event. Honeywell Safety Products will be providing the free training along with BWC industrial safety consultant specialist, Eric White. The training will be three hours and will feature fall protection trailer demonstration and classroom instruction.

Event Contact: Register at the BWC Learning Center and search for Special Topic 03: National Stand-Down Fall Hazards Seminar, or call 740-353-4176 Contact

Bernie Silkowski, 614-752-8647, bernard.s.1@bwc.state.oh.us


Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: C.D. Smith construction site on the UW-Madison campus at Witte Hall, 615 West Johnson Street, Madison, WI 53706

Description: A representative from Capital Safety will demonstrate the various types of fall protection available for construction operations and answer questions about personal fall protection systems.

Event Contact: Pat Smith, Corporate Safety Director, 920-924-2900


Date: Thursday, May 18, 2017

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

Location: Vogel Bros. construction site at Hilldale Shopping Center project, 702 N. Midvale Blvd, Madison, WI.

Description: OSHA and a Vogel Bros. Construction representative will host the stand-down.

Event Contact: Mike Schultz, Director of Safety and Human Resources, 608-663-8989


Verona

Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: Epic Campus 5, 602 Northern Lights Road, Verona, WI 53593

Description: J.H. Findorff is having hands on fall protection/prevention demonstrations for employees in the morning.

Event Contact: Nick Femal, Safety Director at J.H. Findorff & Son, Inc., 608-381-0174


Milwaukee

Date: Monday, May 1, 2017

Time: 6:30 a.m.

Location: The Walsh Group, Safety Week - Fall Prevention in Construction; 500 S 84th St, Milwaukee, WI 53214

Description: Short pre-shift meeting to talk about falls and fall prevention for the Zoo Interchange site workers. OSHA will talk about fall statistics, local accidents, and prevention.

Event Contact: Mark Brouwers CHST, mbrouwers@walshgroup.com


Date: Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Gilbane/CG Schmidt; Safety Week Fall Stand Down; Northwestern Mutual (NML) Tower and Commons; 745 N. Prospect Avenue, Milwaukee

Description: Short pre-lunch meeting to talk about falls and fall prevention for the NML Tower and Commons site workers. OSHA will talk about fall statistics, local accidents, and prevention.

Event Contact: Tadd Hilgendorf, Project Superintendent; THilgendorf@Gilbaneco.com


Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time: 7:00 a.m.

Location: C.D. Smith Construction Inc., Fall Stand Down, 777 N. Van Buren St. Milwaukee Wisconsin

Description: Short pre-shift meeting to talk about falls and fall prevention for the NML Tower and Commons site workers. OSHA will talk about fall statistics, local accidents, and prevention.

Event Contact: Pat Smith - CD Smith - 920-924-2900