Region VI

Arkansas

Blytheville

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Location: Nucor Steel 5929 east state highway 18, Blytheville, AR 72315

Description: Nucor Yamato Steel will be having a National Safety Fall Stand Down.

New fall protection safety equipment: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m., Tuesday and Wednesday
Lunch and Learns: Tuesday-Friday 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Event Contact: Kirk Wells, 870-762-5500


Date: Friday, May 12, 2017

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: Nucor Steel Arkansas 7301 East County Road 142 Blytheville, AR 72315

Description: Fall Prevention / Protection Equipment Demonstrations by Hunter Fall Prevention Safety.

Event Contact: Eric A. Woosley, 870-762-2100 ext1112


Little Rock

Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Razorback Stadium, 1 University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72701

Description: Little Rock Area Director, Carlos Reynolds will present an OSHA Update and handout OSHA publications regarding major renovations of the Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. Major football stadium renovations include updated clubs and suites, new entrances, and the addition of 4,800 + seats. During the event, we will discuss fall protection and other safety related items. Plus, there will be a fall protection demonstration by Honeywell.

Event Contact: Ralph D. Livingston, 501-660-1715


Louisiana

Gonzales

Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

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

Location: Alliance Safety Council - Gonzales, LA, 1205 West Edenborne Parkway, Gonzales, LA 70737

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. This course is provided by the Mid-South OSHA Training Institute Education Center.

Online Registration:
http://www.midsouthoti.org/osha-training-courses/safety-training-courses/127405


New Orleans

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

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

Location: Global Educational Resource Alliance, 1539 River Oaks East, Suite C, New Orleans, LA 70123

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. This course is provided by the Mid-South OSHA Training Institute Education Center.

Online Registration: http://www.midsouthoti.org/osha-training-courses/safety-training-courses/127405


St. Rose

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Associated Builders and Contractors, New Orleans/Bayou Chapter, 101 Riverbend Dr, St. Rose, LA 70087

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:

Online Registration: https://web-ed.uta.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp1?&course=177405005


New Mexico

Albuquerque

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Associated Contractors of New Mexico, 6135 Edith Boulevard NE, Albuquerque, NM 87107

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: 505-344-2072

Online Registration: https://web-ed.uta.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp1?&course=177405007


Oklahoma

Broken Arrow

Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time: 10:30a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Location: ABC of Oklahoma, 1915 N. Yellowood Ave., Broken Arrow OK 74012

Description: Associated Builders & Contractors (ABC) of Oklahoma is having an Safety Stand-Down Fall Protection Class from 10:30 am to 1pm. David Bates, Area OSHA Director, will be in attendance. The Class will be taught by Jeff Kleber with Honeywell. The course incorporates OSHA's Outreach Training Program guidelines as referenced in CFR 1926.500, Construction Industry Safety Standards, regarding Fall Protection. Participants will receive a wallet card for the Stand-Down Fall Protection Seminar. HD Supply Construction & Industrial White Cap is sponsoring the lunch

Event Contact - Register: Becky Taylor at (918) 254-8707 must RSVP


Oklahoma City

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: Associated General Contractors, 605 NW 13th St., Oklahoma City, OK 73102

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: 405-528-4605

Online Registration: https://web-ed.uta.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp1?&course=177405006


Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017

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

Location: Oklahoma Safety Council, 240 S. Vermont Ave., Oklahoma City, OK 73108

Description: Join the Oklahoma Safety Council, and OSHA for the Oklahoma Stand-Down on May 11th for FREE Fall Protection training and learn how to prevent falls in the workplace.

8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Fall Hazard Recognition and Fall Protection: Bill Young, OG&E
OSHA Update: David Bates, OSHA
Consultation Overview: Oklahoma Department of Labor

10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Fall Protection Product Demo: Tommy Cores, DT Cores & Company

1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fall Hazard Recognition and Fall Protection: Bill Young, OG&E
OSHA Update: David Bates, OSHA
Consultation Overview: Oklahoma Department of Labor

Event Contact: Dave Koeneke, 405-848-8626, dkoeneke@oksafety.org

Online Registration: https://www.oksafety.org/trainingcourse_details.php?c=212


Texas

Abilene

Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: United Rentals, 1766 S Treadway Blvd, Abilene, TX 79602

Description: United Rental and Genie will hold a fall protection stand-down training event on how to use a Genie personnel lift as a single person anchor point to help with our internal training program and community outreach initiatives. We will be partnering with the West TX Chapter of AGC, local safety equipment vendors, the Texas Safety Coalition, West Texas Safety Coalition and Abilene Community Safety Coalition. Registration Required

Event Contact: Troy Bonar, 325-668-5072 or Troy.Bonar@BGIE.net


Amarillo

Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Time: 7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Location: International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 602, 200 S. Fannin Street, Amarillo, TX 79106.

Description: The Safety Professionals of the IBEW Local 602 and the Panhandle of Texas Chapter of the Associated General Contractors will conduct a 30 minute presentation to supervisors and employees on fall prevention and fall protection, with an emphasis on ladder safety.

Event Contact: Mr. Marcus Lundegreen, 1-806-316-2663

Event is free and open to the public


Arlington

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Location: UT Arlington, 140 West Mitchell St., Arlington, TX 76019

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:

Online Registration: https://web-ded.uta.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp1?&course=177405003


Date: Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (CDT)

Location: The University of Texas at Arlington, Division for Enterprise Development, 140 West Mitchell, Room E200H, Arlington, TX 76019

Description: When it comes to falls in construction, cutting corners on safety can result in tragedies for hard working families. These deaths are preventable, and it's your commitment to prevention that can stop them. The Construction Safety Leadership Alliance (CSLA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) are hosting a webinar on falls in construction. They will discuss real life events, solutions, and the role of leadership in preventing these tragedies.

The event will be at UTA and, also held via Webinar.

Register: https://web-ded.uta.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp?&course=17CSLA or www.csla.us


Date: Thursday, May 18, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (CDT)

Location: The University of Texas at Arlington, Division for Enterprise Development, 140 West Mitchell, Room E200G, Arlington, TX 76019

Description: When it comes to falls, cutting corners on safety can result in tragedies for hard working families. These deaths are preventable, and it's your commitment to prevention that can stop them. The North Texas Exploration & Production Safety Network (NTEPS), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) are hosting a Fall Stand-Down. They will discuss real life events, solutions, and the role of leadership in preventing these tragedies. Jeff Lynch with Lone Star Safety and Supply will give a presentation on fall protection and a live demonstration in the parking lot and Jack Rector, OSHA Fort Worth Area Director will provide an OSHA Update.

Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nteps-tickets-34217349012?ref=enivtefor001&invite=MTE5NDcxNjUvU3RldmVuc29uLU9ydGl6Lkp1ZHlAZG9sLmdvdi8w&utm_source=eb_email&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=inviteformalv2&ref=enivtefor001&utm_term=attend


Austin

Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

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

Location: VFW, 500 VFW Rd., Austin, TX 78753

Description: This fall protection train-the-trainer event will train persons responsible for conducting their fall stand down on their jobsite through 40 minute training sessions on fall protection, ladders, aerial lifts and scaffolds in small groups. Training sessions will be conducted in both English and Spanish. Attendees that pre-register will be provided with a completion certificate. Free and open to the public

Register: http://centraltexas.asse.org/events/train-the-trainer-fall-protection-stand-down/

Event Contact: John Brattlof, JOHNB@WHITECONST.COM, 512-751-2343


Date: Friday, May 12, 2017

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Location: Travis County Medical Examiner's Office Jobsite , 7723 Springdale Road, Austin, TX 78724. Free and open to the public - LIMITED PARKING ON SITE

Description: Fall Stand-Down - featuring White Cap Master Trainer: Ben Pratt. The OSHA Austin Area Office will be participating in this event.

Event Contact: Tara Hyzak at 512.706.5869 or tgray@harvey-cleary.com


El Paso

Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Location: T&T Staff Management, 511 Executive Center Blvd., El Paso, TX 79902

Description: OSHA's El Paso Area Office Compliance Assistance Specialist, Abraham Arzola, will present information about fall prevention and focus on statistics, Standard requirements, and the National Fall Safety Stand-down.

Registration: You can register for the event by calling T&T Staff Management, Inc., Mr. Elias Casillas at 915-771-0393.

Event Contact: Abraham Arzola, CAS, OSHA, at 915-534-6251 ext.225


Houston

Date: Monday, May 8, 2017

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: Associated General Contractors - Houston Chapter, 3825 Dacoma St., Houston, TX 77092

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: 713-843-3700

Online Registration: https://web-ded.uta.edu/wconnect/CourseStatus.awp1?&course=177405004


Mesquite

Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: TEEX - OSHA Training Institute Education Center, 15515 IH-20 at Lumley, Mesquite, TX 75181

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: 972-222-1300 or 877-833-9638

Online Registration: https://teex.org/Pages/Class.aspx?course=OSH745&courseTitle=Fall+Hazard+Awareness+for+the+Construction+Industry+(OSHA+7405)


San Antonio

Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location: H. B. Zachary Training Center - 9350 South Presa St., San Antonio, TX 78223

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: 972-222-1300 or 877-833-9638

Online Registration: https://teex.org/Pages/Class.aspx?course=OSH745&courseTitle=Fall+Hazard+Awareness+for+the+Construction+Industry+(OSHA+7405)


Date: Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Location: Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX), 9250 S. Presa, Street San Antonio, TX 78254

Description: The San Antonio Area Director and OSHA Compliance Assistance Specialist will conduct a 30 minute presentation to contractors, supervisors and employees who work at this project on fall prevention and fall protection.

Event Contact: Mr. John Smoot, 1-800-723-3811