New OSHA schedules informal hearing on proposed extension of crane operator certification deadline. OSHA News Release [4/15/2014]
New No more falling workers: OSHA focuses on protecting cell tower employees after increase in worksite fatalities. OSHA News Release, (2014 Feb. 11)
Protecting the Safety and Health of Communication Tower Workers*. (2013, November 8).
New Scaffolding: Narrow Frame Scaffolds Fact Sheet (PDF*). (OSHA 3722 – 2014).
New Material Hoist Collapse (PDF*). OSHA FATAL Facts No. 8, (2014).
New Hazard Alert: Using Dolly-Type Devices to Spread Flammable Liquid Adhesives on a Roof Can Cause Fires. SHIB [3/13/14]
Prevention through Design (PtD). OSHA Alliance Program – Construction Workplace Design Solutions
Ladder Safety Guidance
Safe Use of Extension Ladders – Fact Sheet (English) [PDF*]
Safe Use of Job-made Wooden Ladders – Fact Sheet (English) [PDF*]
Safe Use of Stepladders – Fact Sheet (English) [PDF*]
NIOSH Ladder safety phone app – English and Spanish