Video Toolbox Talks are short videos and accompanying handouts that present relevant and timely information on safety hazards in the residential construction industry. Each Video Toolbox Talk explains how to recognize, abate, and prevent construction specific safety hazards through the use of techniques including best industry practices and OSHA regulatory requirements. These videos were developed in conjunction with the Job-Site Safety Institute and National Housing Endowment.
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COVID-19 Job Site Safety (English)
The new coronavirus, or COVID-19, causes a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person usually when an infected person coughs or sneezes or through close contact with one another. Protecting all construction workers will depend on following basic infection prevention measures such as practicing good personal hygiene and following jobsite safety practices to prevent the spread of the virus.
COVID-19 Seguridad en el Lugar de Trabajo (COVID-19 Job Site Safety in Spanish)
El nuevo coronavirus, o COVID-19, es una enfermedad respiratoria que puede propagarse de persona a persona, usualmente cuanto una persona infectada tose o estornuda o por contacto íntimo. Proteger a todos los obreros de construcción dependerá de seguir medidas básicas de prevención de infecciones, como practicar buena higiene personal y seguir prácticas de seguridad en el sitio de trabajo para evitar la propagación del virus.
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Founded by Builders Mutual, the Job-site Safety Institute (JSI) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. This research and educational organization is dedicated to eliminating all job-site related injuries and deaths in the construction industry. Research by JSI will play a critical role in improving on-the-job safety and saving lives.
The National Housing Endowment, the philanthropic arm of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to helping the housing industry develop more effective approaches to home building, enhancing education and training for future generations of leaders in residential construction and increasing the body of knowledge on housing issues.