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Posts made in February, 2015

Safety Stand-Down 2015 in the news

By on Feb 19, 2015 in Updates |

There has been plenty of coverage since NIOSH, OSHA, and CPWR announced the National Safety Stand-Down for May 4-15. You can read about the Stand-Down from Safety and Health Magazine, EHS Today, and Occupational Safety and Health...

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Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction 2015

By on Feb 18, 2015 in Updates |

      Join the Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction       The Safety Stand-Down is currently in its third year and gaining momentum as we gear up for 2016. Last year’s Stand-Down was a tremendous success, reaching more than 2.5 million workers – and we’re hoping to reach even more in 2016.  The Stand-Down provides an opportunity for employers to talk directly to employees about the risk of falls, protective methods, and the company’s safety policies, goals and expectations.  Companies can participate by stopping work and providing a focused toolbox talk on fall prevention, conducting equipment inspections, demonstrating fall protection and procedures, or any number of other activities that educate workers on fall hazards and solutions.   For more detailed information on how companies have participated in past Stand-Downs, check out Success Stories highlighting the actions of particular states, organizations, and companies in 2014 and 2015....

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