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Safety

OSHA RESOURCES

  • Download the 44 page Protecting Roofing Workers Publication Today! This important resource includes information about personal fall arrest systems, worker rescues, and using fall-restraint and guardrail systems. Other sections focus on ladders, scaffolding, lifts and emergency action plans, among other topics.
  • Fall Protection in Construction includes information about Subpart M, which sets criteria for fall protection in construction work. The resource also provides examples of fall protection requirements in areas specific to construction, such as leading edges, low-slope roofs, steep roofs and overhand bricklaying.
  • Top Cited Violations in 2014, with Fall Protection being listed first

OSHA SAFETY STAND DOWN, MAY 8-12, 2017

Did you know that Fall Prevention Safety Standards were among the top 10 most frequently cited OSHA standards during 2014?  Deaths from falls can be prevented.  Participate in the 2015 Safety Stand Down.  Visit the resources below to learn how to hold a successful safety stand down.

OTHER RESOURCES:

Safety Information Archives

FALLTECH Safety Harness Recall, February 2012

 
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