Fall prevention for construction workers

Photo of man. "I worked construction for 10 years before my fall. It shattered my body and my livelihood. Falls can be prevented: Massachusetts Consultation Program (508) 616-0461"

Falls to a lower level are the leading cause of construction worker deaths in Massachusetts, and yet, falls can be prevented. Massachusetts is proud to join the National Campaign to Prevent Falls in Construction in launching its own state-based initiative. 

Table of Contents

Information for homeowners

Information on falls in residential construction

Ladder safety material

Scaffold safety material

PFAS safety material

Order fall prevention brochures

Related links

Help Us Improve Mass.gov  with your feedback

Please do not include personal or contact information.