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Toolbox talk: preventing falls from scaffolding.
CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training
Silver Spring, MD: CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training, 2014 Mar; :1-2
When scaffolds are not upright or used properly, falls can occur. Protecting workers from scaffold-related accidents would prevent many deaths and more than 4,000 injuries each year.
Construction; Construction-industry; Construction-workers; Construction-equipment; Safety-education; Safety-programs; Injury-prevention; Accident-prevention; Work-environment; Worker-health; Training; Education; Safety-measures; Fall-protection; Height-factors; Scaffolds; Injuries; Ladders; Protective-materials; Protective-measures
CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training, 8484 Georgia Avenue, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910
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Toolbox talk: preventing falls from scaffolding
CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland
Page last reviewed: October 18, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division