Workplace falls cause almost 20% of disabling occupational injuries and thousands of fatalities each year. As this course shows, these events do not need to happen. With an emphasis on teaching workers how to stay safe, this course assures employees understand the fall hazards various work environments present and then teaches them the safety standards established to prevent fall-related accidents and injuries. The course demonstrates safe work practices for preventing slips, trips and falls, using ladders, and working on scaffolding. The course demonstrates best practices to keep in mind regarding a number of fall hazards. Present this course so all employees understand the fall hazards they can encounter on the job and how to protect themselves from them.