Safety Pays. Falls Cost.

Newsletter from Construction Industry Research and Policy Center Highlights the Campaign

By on Aug 23, 2012 in Updates |

Construction Fatality Digest mentioned the Campaign to Prevent Falls in Construction in their quarterly report:

Given the relative risk construction workers (especially roofers) face from falls, the efforts of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and the Construction Center for Research and Training (CPWR) involving a recent educational collaborative effort is most welcome. Called Preventing Falls in Construction,, this effort includes an interactive map designed to heighten awareness by showing that these accidents are tragically happening all around us and all too frequently.

Read the rest of their report here.