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The New York City Council, on Sept. 27, adopted a new municipal construction safety law – requiring all construction workers on building projects of five stories or higher – to have mandated construction safety training.
Construction safety education and training are important tools for informing workers and managers about hazards and controls so they can work more safely and be more productive.
For many small businesses, establishing an injury and illness prevention program may seem daunting. Yet simple, low-cost approaches have been shown to be effective in small businesses.
The death of a construction worker in Webster, NH has prompted an investigation by OSHA, which is looking into three other construction-related fatalities in recent months.
A new comprehensive study “Build a Better South: Construction Working Conditions in the U.S. South” uncovers the precarious working conditions faced by many southern construction workers and calls for immediate action to protect workers.
The construction site of 2050 will be human-free – thus less risk averse – according to Balfour Beatty – a leading international infrastructure group.
The total number of construction worker deaths have steadily increased the past few years. A very small number of construction deaths are the result of true accidents.
New York City Council passed a new safety bill on how construction illnesses and deaths are reported and what new safety procedures must be adhered to under penalty of fines up to $25,000.
There are a lot of different facepiece respirators available. If you’re like most people, you’ll be confused if you find these other masks and won’t be sure which to buy.