Fall Prevention

Ensuring the safety of employees and contractors who are required to work at heights is of critical importance to UNC Asheville.  The Fall Prevention Program protects both employees and contractors and identifies the protective equipment they must wear when performing work above ground level. 

Fall Protection Procedure

NIOSH 2004-156 Preventing Falls of Workers Through Skylights, Roofs & Floor Openings

The Fall Protection Equipment Inspection form can be found under the "Forms" tab.  If you have questions in regards to fall protection or fall protection equipment, please contact Environmental Health and Safety at (828) 251-6038.