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What’s New

Mark Your Calendars: the 2023 Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction will be held May 1-5, 2023

Highlighted Findings from a CPWR Survey on Underlying Causes of Falls from Heights

Grace Barlet, Rosa Greenberg, and Jessica Bunting. August 2022.
To better understand why serious falls from heights continue to occur with such frequency despite being preventable, CPWR partnered with the ANSI/ASSP Z359 National Work at Heights Task Force and the NORA Construction Sector Council Falls Work Group to survey nearly 500 people who experienced, witnessed, or investigated a workplace fall incident.

Ten Ways to Keep Your Fall Prevention Program Alive All Year Long

Recursos en Español

New Spanish-Language Fall Prevention Playlist / Nueva lista de reproducción sobre las caídas en español

New CPWR/NIOSH Infographics

New NIOSH Video – True Fall Stories: Standing Down for Safety!

2022 NIOSH Falls Science Blog Post