Event Summary

The ISFP Symposium provides an international, multi-disciplinary platform for safety practitioners, regulators and scholars to connect and exchange information about new and emerging fall protection issues.

October 28, 2020
11 am – 9 pm ET

International Society for Fall Protection (ISFP) 2020 Virtual Symposium

The International Society for Fall Protection (ISFP) is here to support your efforts to create lasting impacts to your fall protection program. In lieu of an in-person conference, we have scheduled a virtual symposium, where you can hear from 10 speakers from around the world – six countries across eight time zones–with impactful content from the best minds to help you increase safety and reduce risk for workers at height.

Goals of the Symposium

  • Foster collaboration and information exchange
  • Identify key issues and emerging industry trends
  • Promote the latest fall protection and prevention research and standards
  • Advance safety practices for working at height and rescue worldwide

2020 ISFP Symposium Schedule

October 28, 2020
11 am ET
David Thomas
Best practices From Within and Outside Work-at-Heights Field
12 pm ET
Tim Bissett
EN vs. ANSI standards – What Can We Learn From Each?
1 pm ET
Kevin Denis
High and Low Worker Weights – What to Do?
2 pm ET
Bill Parsons
CSA vs. ANSI standards – What Can We Learn from Each?
3 pm ET
Dan Henn
Aligning Equipment Testing with Field Use: What Consumers Should Expect
4 pm ET
Adam Rubin
Steel Erection Best Practices
5 pm ET
Understanding the Hierarchy of Control
6 pm ET
Mike Tavis
Manufacturing Best Practices Users Need To Know
7 pm ET
Roger Kahler
Gravity and the Scientific Approach
8 pm ET
Jonathan Wan
Integrated Access Solutions