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If you’re in the dark about what the new silica-dust rule means for you, you’re not alone. The new standard is by far one of OSHA’s most comprehensive and complex health and safety regulations to … about Silica Dust Rule
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The construction market is growing and strong, even amidst premature predictions of a decline. Since 2015, there has been an increase each year in contracting revenue, particularly in domestic revenue. Since last year, contracting revenue … about ENR 2017 Top 400 Contractors
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Superintendents deal with a lot of materials. Even though subs order and maintain their own job stocks, the superintendent must often handle the logistics of material movement and storage. Plus, as the GC’s rep, the … about 6 Superintendent Tactics for Managing Materials
Lack of fall protection and improper use of scaffolding contributed to nearly 40% of construction fatalities in 2014. While the industry voices concern over the high fines for these violations, the damage is far greater … about Construction’s Deadliest: The Top 5 OSHA Violations (and How to Avoid Them)
Injury and illness prevention programs are a major focus for modern construction firms. They might be called accident prevention programs, injury and illness prevention programs, or safety and health programs, but they usually all derive … about How to Implement an Accident Prevention Plan
Safety culture encompasses “the deeply held, but often unspoken, safety-related beliefs, attitudes, and values that interact with an organization’s systems, practices, people, and leadership to establish norms about how things are done in the organization,” … about Safety Culture and Safety Climate: What’s the Difference?
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