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Falls Stand-Down for the Electrical Industries Webinar - Tuesday, September 15, 2020 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM EST

  • 09/15/2020

Fatalities caused by falls from elevation continue to be a leading cause of death for construction employees, accounting for 320 of the 1,008 construction fatalities recorded in 2018. In honor of OHSA’s National Safety Stand-Down To Prevent Falls in Construction this webinar, presented by NECA and the electrical training ALLIANCE with special guest Scott Ketcham, Director of OSHA’s Directorate of Construction, strives to raise fall hazard awareness across the country.

This program will focus on both outside utility fall protection measures and construction fall protection for inside electrical contractors.


Wes Wheeler - Director of Safety, NECA

Scott Ketcham, Directorate of Construction, OSHA

Jason Iannelli – Director of Outside Curriculum, etA

David Mullen – Director of Safety and Health, IBEW

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Due to the large number of attendees participating in this event, we recommend you join the webinar 10 minutes early to ensure your audio connection is working properly.