Month: May 2014

Falls are the Leading Cause of Death in Construction

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Falls are the Leading Cause of Death in the Construction

A reminder that the next NNJFS&H Council meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 at the PSE&G Conference Center, 234 Pierson Ave, Edison, NJ 08837. Registration is at 8:30 am and the meeting begins at 9:00 am. To register, please e-mail: lento.lou@dol.gov   We need the names of those who will attend along with the organization they are affiliated with.  Enclosed you will find information that explains the OSHA 2014 Fall Prevention Campaign. We are requesting that you participate in the “National Fall Prevention Safety Stand-Down” during the week of June 2nd to 6th, 2014. One of our meeting agenda items will address Fall Prevention and the Safety Stand-Down.

In addition, the NNJFS&H Council and the Atlantic OSHA Training Center will be offering an OSHA 10 Hour Construction Certificate Program. The two day program (5 hours each day) will be offered on Wednesday, July 30th and Thursday, July 31st, 2014.

The location for the training will be: PSE&G Conference Center, 234 Pierson Ave, Edison, NJ 08837. The hours are 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. The cost is $5.00 per person which covers the cost of the card processing. If you would like to register or obtain additional information, please e-mail: lento.lou@dol.gov

Please register asap as the maximum class size is 30 participants. Thanks and stay well,

Click HERE for the Falls Stand-Down Outreach Letter

Preventing Heat Illness In Outdoor Workers (Water, Rest, Shade)

Preventing Falls in Construction (Plan, Provide, Train)

 

Lou Lento, CAS

USDOL-OSHA-HHAO

Ph: 201.288.1700 x 1003