Rockville, Md. – Safety Week 2015 will be held May 4-8. MCAA has joined more than 40 construction companies and trade associations to inspire the industry to be leaders in safety.
The group established an annual Safety Week to heighten safety awareness throughout the industry. Its purpose is to thank workers for working safely, increase their awareness of applicable safety topics and hazards, inspire them to work safely, educate them about safe work practices and celebrate their good health and well-being.
Each day during Safety Week, an occupational safety topic will be emphasized. Participants can highlight the topics within their companies any way they choose.
The topics for 2015 are: May 4 - Fall Protection; May 5 - Soft Tissue Incidents; May 6 - Health and Wellness; May 7 - Hand Protection or Head and Eye Protection; and May 8 - Celebrate and Recognize Positive Safety Accomplishments. MCAA encourages all members to participate in Safety Week 2015.