PENTA to Host Safety Stand Down Event at SLS Las Vegas on June 2

WHO: The PENTA Building Group

WHAT: The PENTA Building Group, a leading general contractor headquartered in Las Vegas, will shut down all work on the large-scale SLS Las Vegas project from 12:30 to 1 p.m. on Monday, June 2 to host its quarterly Safety Stand Down event. The safety-focused event will include the entire workforce of the SLS Las Vegas project, totaling approximately 500 workers.

WHY: Aiming to promote prevention of dangerous on-site falls, the event is scheduled in conjunction with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s National Fall Prevention Stand-Down from June 2 to 6. Falls are the leading cause of construction-related fatalities, according to OSHA.

PENTA’s Safety Stand Down event at the SLS Las Vegas project will include presentations by an OSHA representative and members of PENTA’s leadership team. A representative from safety products manufacturer MSA will also conduct a fall-prevention demonstration.

PENTA will shut down more than 15 projects across the nation during Monday’s Safety Stand Down to focus on preventing construction-related falls. Safety is PENTA’s top priority, and the company hosts quarterly Safety Stand Down events at all of its projects across the U.S. to promote safety awareness.

WHEN: Monday, June 2
12:30 to 1 p.m.

WHERE: SLS Las Vegas
SLS Ballroom

MEDIA: Contact Scott Kerbs at 702-433-4331 or 702-324-2961 for more information.

The PENTA Building Group
The PENTA Building Group is a nationally recognized general contractor with offices in Las Vegas, Reno, Phoenix, Los Angeles, Palm Desert and Tulsa. As a general contractor, construction manager and concrete subcontractor, the company partners with every member of the development, design and construction team to build a variety of projects ranging in size and scope.

The success and experience of PENTA spans a wide variety of market segments including hospitality/entertainment, gaming, education, healthcare, Native American, retail/tenant improvements, commercial, industrial, public works and parking structures.

PENTA is ranked annually among the top 400 national general contracting firms by Engineering News Record and is the recipient of countless project awards.

PENTA is a privately held company possessing an impressive financial statement, bonding capacity and a commendable safety record. For more information, visit www.pentabldggroup.com or contact Jennie Bowman at 702-614-1678 or by email at jbowman@pentabldggroup.com.