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Our articles are updated regularly to keep you informed on the latest resources and best safety practices to help protect workers when performing tasks at height.

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  • ASSP Announces Sessions for Safety 2024 in Denver

    Mar 12, 2024
    • Education
    • Fall Protection
    • Press Release
    • Risk Assessment & Management
    • Standards
    ASSP has published the concurrent sessions lined up for its signature safety education event Aug. 7-9 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver.
  • Worker wearing a harness and working at height

    Fall Prevention or Fall Protection? 5 Things to Consider

    Mar 05, 2024
    • Construction
    • Education
    • Fall Protection
    When determining the best way to protect a worker from the hazards of working at height, it’s important to consider fall prevention before fall protection.
  • PPE hanging on hooks outdoors at a construction site

    PPE and the Hierarchy of Controls: How to Move Beyond the Status Quo

    Feb 19, 2024
    • Construction
    • Education
    • Fall Protection
    • Leading & Lagging Indicators
    • Personal Protection Equipment
    • Risk Assessment & Management
    Is your organization setting priorities based on risk? Learn how to move beyond the status quo of prescribing PPE by using the hierarchy of controls.


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