Safety Pays. Falls Cost.

One-Stop Stand-Down Shop

In order to make participating in the Stand-Down as easy as possible, we’ve gathered some of our top resources in one location.  Everything you need to conduct a stand-down is below – whether it’s for one day or the whole week.


Thank you for participating in the 2023 Stand-Down!

Register for your Certificate of Participation here: EnglishEspañol 


Promotional Materials

2023 Stand-Down Poster – English, Español

2023 Stand-Down Video PSA – English, Español 

NEW VIDEO: 10 year Anniversary, National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction

2023 Social Card  Copy and paste the following link into a social media post on Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn to share the Save the Date. English:, Español:

Standing Down for Safety: Event Ideas – English, Español 

Spotlight on Planning and PPE Fit – English, Español 

Bilingual Social Media Guide

NIOSH Science Blog 2023: Standing Down to Prevent Falls in Construction

Stand-Down One-Page Resource Summary – English 

NIOSH Press Release: Tenth Annual Stand-Down for Fall Safety

2023 Falls Webinar Recordings:

Job Site Planning Materials

Written Fall Protection & Rescue Plan – Developing and implementing a detailed fall protection plan is essential to protect all workers at risk for a fall. Click here to use our generic template in English or Spanish.

Small Contractors: Plan. Provide. Train– A section with easy to use resources and tips for smaller contractors, in English and Spanish.

Handouts for Workers

Hardhat StickersOrder here

Hazard Alert Cards –  Short handouts can be printed as PDFs or ordered online.

Other Handouts

Training Materials & Activities

Toolbox Talks – Download toolbox talks and checklists for fall safety

Videos & On-Demand Webinars – Great for a virtual stand-down, this list includes pre-recorded webinars from CPWR and brand new videos from NIOSH. We also have a complete Fall Hazards & Prevention playlist on YouTube.

Spot The Hazard Activity

Additional Training Guides and Activities

Signage for the Job Site

  • CPWR-NIOSH Infographics: In addition to the posters OSHA has created, the NIOSH-CPWR co-branded infographics can be blown up and posted in order to draw awareness to a number of fall-related issues.





NIOSH Science Blog 2023: Standing Down to Prevent Falls in Construction

NIOSH Science Blog 2023: Research Shows Benefits of Reduced Aerial Ladder Rung Spacing

CPWR Data Bulletin: Fatal and Nonfatal Focus Four Injuries in Construction

CPWR Data Bulletin: Fatal and Nonfatal Injuries in the Construction Industry

CPWR Data Bulletin: OSHA Inspections and Citations for Fall Protection in Construction and the Impact of COVID-19

CPWR Data Bulletin: Fatal Injury Trends in the Construction Industry

CPWR Data Bulletin: New Trends of Fatal Falls in the Construction Industry
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