More than 1 million workers take place in the National Stand-Down
According to an article from Equipment World, more than 1 million workers and tens of thousands of businesses have taken part in the National Stand-Down. From the article:
Throughout this week, “a record number of companies and workers around the country” are voluntarily stopping work to talk about fall prevention, according to the DOL. The government agency is encouraging Stand-Down participants to share their experiences on Twitter by using the #StandDown4Safety hashtag and mentioning @USDOL.
Stay tuned on the StopConstructionFalls blog for continued coverage of the National Stand-Down and Campaign to Prevent Falls in Construction.