Region VI

Arkansas

Little Rock

Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Location: 426 W. Markham St., Little Rock, AR 72203

Description: 2016 AGC Arkansas/OSHA Safety Stand-Down. Little Rock Area Office, Area Director, Carlos Reynolds will provide an OSHA Update, CDI Contractors, and Fall Protection Speaker.

Event Contact: Joe Morgan, AGC Arkansas, 501-375-4436, jmorgan@agcar.net

Louisiana

Gonzales

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

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

Location: Alliance Safety Council Gonzales Training Center, 1205 W. Edenborne Pkwy, Gonzales, LA 70737

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry - OSHA 7405. 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: Mid-South OTI Education Center, Regina Lee 877-345-2515


Gonzales

Date: Thursday, May 5, 2016

Time: 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - Lunch after: Jambalaya

Location: 104 East Cornerview, Gonzales, LA 70737

Description: ASC Hosts National Fall Prevention Stand-Down Event for Louisiana. Presentations, demonstrations, discussions, and real life scenarios for analyzing.

Event Contact: Jimmy Schwing or Cody Schwing at 225-644-9420


Lafayette

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

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

Location: Safety Management Systems Training Academy Auditorium, 2916 N. University Ave., Lafayette, LA 70507

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405. 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: University of Texas Arlington - OSHA Education Center, Tanner Tankersley, T: 817-272-9633, tankersley@uta.edu

New Mexico

Albuquerque

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

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

Location: Albuquerque, NM (Site TBD)

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405. 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: University of Texas Arlington - OSHA Education Center, Tanner Tankersley, T: 817-272-9633, tankersley@uta.edu

Oklahoma

Oklahoma City

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

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

Location: Associated General Contractors - Oklahoma City Chapter, 605 NW 13th St., Oklahoma City, OK 73103

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405. 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: University of Texas Arlington - OSHA Education Center, Tanner Tankersley, T: 817-272-9633, tankersley@uta.edu


Oklahoma City

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

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

Location: Oklahoma Safety Council, 2400 S. Vermont Ave., Oklahoma City, OK 73108

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry - OSHA 7405. 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: Mid-South OTI Education Center, Regina Lee 877-345-2515


Oklahoma City

Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Time: 8:00 a.m.

Location: Oklahoma Safety Council, Oklahoma City, OK

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: Mid-South OSHA Education Center http://www.cvent.com/d/lfqwkm

Regina Lee - 877-345-2515

Texas

Arlington

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

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

Location: UT Arlington, Continuing Education and Workforce Development (CEWF) - E200F, 140 W. Mitchell St., Arlington, TX 76010

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405. 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: University of Texas Arlington - OSHA Education Center, Tanner Tankersley, T: 817-272-9633, tankersley@uta.edu


Arlington

Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Time: 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (broadcast live via internet)

Location: UT Arlington University Hall Room UH 11, 601 S. Nedderman Dr., Arlington, TX 76010

Description: Residential Construction Symposium and Roundtable. Presentations, demonstrations, discussions and real life scenarios.

Event Contact: Register for the event at http://oshastanddown.org/fall_protect/ or Tanner Tankersley, 817-272-9633 or tankersley@uta.edu.


Austin

Date: Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Location: 9402 United Drive, Austin, TX  78758

Description: Harvey Cleary Builders and their subcontractors will conduct a joint training session on fall protection including a presentation by Ben Pratt of White Cap on inspection of fall protection harnesses and lanyards.

Event Contact: Harvey Cleary Builders, Tara Gray, tgray@harveycleary.com, 512-706-5869

Dallas

Date: Saturday, April 30, 2016

Time: 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Location: Dallas Fair Park, 3800 Parry Ave., Dallas, Texas 75226 (Enter Gate #3)

Description: Regional Hispanic Contractors Association (RHCA) Hosts the Day of the Construction Worker 2016 - A Day of Construction Safety Training and Awareness with a Health Fair for the entire family… Fun, Food, Health and Safety. This event is "Free and Open to the Public."

Event Contact: Regional Hispanic Contractors Association: Julio Florez, 972-786-0909 or julio@regionalhca.org


El Paso

Date: Thursday, May 12, 2016

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

Location: 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 is required.

Event Contact: Abraham Arzola, CAS, OSHA, 4849 N Mesa, Suite 200, El Paso, TX 79912.  P 915-534-6251 ext.225. You can register for the event by calling T&T Staff Management, Inc., Mrs. Penelope Simmons at 915-771-0393

Houston

Date: Monday, May 2, 2016

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

Location: Associated General Contractors, 3825 Dacoma St., Houston, TX 77092-8717

Description: Fall Hazard Awareness for the Construction Industry #7405. 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: University of Texas Arlington - OSHA Education Center, Tanner Tankersley, T: 817-272-9633, tankersley@uta.edu


San Antonio

Date: Tuesday, May 3, 2016

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

Location: Univision, San Antonio, TX

Description: The Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division and Occupational Safety and Health Administration will conduct a phone bank in San Antonio, Texas with the help from Univision.

Event Contact: Raul Carrillo, San Antonio Area Office - 210-472-5040