A world leader in construction safety and health research and training
  • CPWR continues to expand our resources to help construction employers and workers take necessary precautions to keep safe during the coronavirus pandemic.  We have developed guidance on COVID-19 in English and Spanish that we are updating regularly. We have just released a Toolbox Talk about COVID-19.   For additional information about the coronavirus and tips on staying safe, visit the links below.   From Government and Nonprofit Stakeholders:... Read More

  • IMPACT cards document how CPWR research projects are improving workers', contractors', and other stakeholders' awareness of hazards; they also describe how the industry is using interventions to reduce illness and injuries on construction jobsites. The newest cards look at spray polyurethane foam in a health care setting and safety culture, while previous ones cover topics such as ladder safety, mast climbers, nail guns, and overhead drilling.  All are available as free, downloadable... Read More

  • CPWR has used our research and information from other trusted sources to create infographics that raise awareness of occupational hazards and their solutions in an accessible format. Available in both English and Spanish, these infographics address crucial issues such as preventing falls, noise protection, and winter safety, and the latest additions examine lightning protection, RF radiation safety, and use of solvents. All materials are available for free and can be downloaded for use in... Read More

  • CPWR hosts regular webinars on a variety of topics including current research, new efforts and trends in occupational safety & health, and training programs. The following is a list of upcoming webinar events. To register, click on the event link and select register (as opposed to join now). Space is limited for all events, so we encourage you to register in advance.  Further instructions will be provided when your registration is confirmed. If you have any questions about... Read More