2016 National Fall Prevention Safety Stand-Down

Raise awareness of fall hazards by showing how proper planning, providing appropriate equipment, and training can save workers’ lives.

Partners in the May 2-6, 2016 Stand-Down provide excellent resources to help you organize activities to educate employers, workers, and unions about how to stop falls.

Click on the links below to find the material you need.


 Campaign Poster  (English)   (Spanish)


CPWR–Center for Construction Research and Training  (National Building Trades Dept.)

  •  Falls Fatality Map  (Interactive tool shows locations of fatal falls across the U.S.)


Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)



National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)