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Posts made in March, 2013

NIOSH and State FACE Reports added to Training & Other Resources

By on Mar 20, 2013 in Updates |

NIOSH (The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health) and State FACE (Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation) Reports have been added to the Training and Other Resources. The goal of the FACE program is to prevent occupational fatalities across the nation by identifying and investigating work situations at high risk for injury and then formulating and disseminating prevention strategies to those who can intervene in the work place....

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New Personal Fall Arrest System (PFAS) handout available

By on Mar 14, 2013 in Updates |

From the Massachusetts Department of Public Health comes a new brochure about personal fall arrest systems aimed toward residential contractors. The handout is available for download here, in the following languages: English; Spanish (Español); Portuguese. Looking for more materials on how to prevent falls in construction? Check out our Training & Other Resources...

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CGCC Lineman’s Competition – March 29, 2013

By on Mar 11, 2013 in Updates |

ACTA Safety and Utility Safety Technologies (UST) are going to work together at the CGCC Lineman’s Competition in Mesa, AZ, with an outdoor display that will provide information, demonstrations, and sample equipment on reducing falls in construction. UST is also donating the fall protection equipment and anchors for the event in which contestants perform a pole-top rescue. For more information about this event, click here. Know of an event that incorporates the Campaign to Prevent Falls in Construction? Are you putting on an event and want guidance on how to include campaign materials? Email falls@cpwr.com fore additional...

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