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Campaign To Prevent Falls in Construction Featured on Podcast

By on Jun 19, 2012 in Updates |

Want to learn more about how the Campaign To Prevent Falls in Construction came about? Or why the Campaign decided to focus on falls in construction? Listen to Cathy Hansell’s podcast to learn more. The episode teaser:

Did you know that 30% of work site construction deaths are caused by falls? These deaths and other fall-related injuries in all workplaces are totally preventable. Please join me, Cathy Hansell, as I interview the Dr. Christine Branche, Principle Associate Director of NIOSH and Director, Office of Construction Safety and Health, CDC and Pete Stafford, the Executive Director of CPWR, The Center for Construction Research and Training, who jointly led the creation of this program and campaign.

To listen, click here and go to episode seven – NIOSH Fall Prevention — to open the podcast for free in iTunes.