TRENCH Protective Systems SAVE LIVES!
SHIELD IT, SHORE IT, or SLOPE IT
Trench Safety Stand Down Week June 17–21, 2019
OSHA’s National Emphasis Program on Trenching and Excavation remains a high agency priority. NUCA, OSHA, NAXSA, TSSA, and NAHB have teamed up for our 4th annual TSSD Week to educate workers on trenching hazards.
Who Should Participate
Companies or organizations whose companies or members engage
in trenching operations, including contractors, builders, military,
unions, trade schools, safety professionals, and safety
How Companies Can Hold A Stand Down
• Hold a 20-Minute Toolbox Talk
• Show an Excavation Safety Video
• Hold a Training Class
Every company or organization that holds a TSSD will receive a
certificate of participation, as well as hard hat stickers for all
employees who participated. Recognition will also be given in
a press release, and in NUCA, NAXSA, TSSA, and NAHB publications.
Details and TSSD Materials: nuca.com/tssd