Residential Construction Industry


Preventing falls in Construction



Millions of Americans are employed in the construction industry, many of which work in residential construction. Many OSHA standards apply to residential construction for the prevention of injuries, illnesses, and fatalities.


Residential construction is addressed in specific OSHA standards for recordkeeping, general industry, and construction.

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Hazards and Solutions

Provides information that may be helpful when identifying the hazards of residential construction and solutions to those hazards.

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Safety and Health Programs

Provides references that characterize and further explain safety and health programs.

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Additional Resources

Provides links and references to additional resources related to residential construction.

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