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June’s Unsafe Photos

Our June compilation of funny, unsafe photos. Enjoy!                    

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Do you have what it takes to be America’s Safest Company?

EHS Today is having their 15th annual America’s Safest Company competition. Do you strive to be the best and safest possible? If so, you could win the title that over 200 companies in America have won since 2002. From EHS Today: To be considered one of America’s Safest Companies, organizations must demonstrate: support from leadership and management for EHS efforts; employee involvement in the EHS process; innovative solutions to safety challenges; injury and illness rates lower than the average for their […]

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NUCA Calls for Trench Safety Stand-Down

The National Utility Contractors Association (NUCA) is encouraging all municipalities and contractors who work in excavations to participate in a nationwide Safety Stand Down during the week of June 19, 2017.  In case you’ve never facilitated or participated in a “Safety Stand Down” they are basically a scheduled meeting with all employees about a specific topic of interest.  Although it may sound a lot like a standard “Toolbox Talk” they are a little different in a few ways.  First, they are usually endorsed […]

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Annual CCS Awards Banquet

Last Thursday, May 4th 2017, was the Annual CCS Awards Banquet. The CCS Awards Program annually recognizes companies and individuals that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to construction job site safety. As a sponsor every year, we enjoy attending this event and seeing the progress our fellow Safety Professionals. We are proud to announce that our President, John Lindenschmidt was awarded the Board of Director’s Award. It was such an honor for our President to be recognized for the time, effort, and […]

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National Safety Stand-Down week

May 8-12, 2017 is National Safety Stand-Down To Prevent Falls in Construction. OSHA put together a great testimony from an OSHA Safety Professional about the importance of fall prevention and protection. Watch it below or click here. To learn more information about National Safety Stand-Down, click here., and click here for some graphics about fall prevention that can be used for social media, etc.  To learn more information about National Safety Stand-Down, click here.  Click here for some graphics about fall prevention that can be used for social media, etc.

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Work Safely with Silica – a website we recommend you check out!

Work Safety With Silica is your one-stop spot for information on how to prevent a silica hazard and protect workers. We recommend this as a place where contractors can create a Site-Specific plan for silica exposure, gain information on how to recognize the hazard, and understand the risk factors. The website was created by CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training, an international leader in applied research and training for the construction industry. Click here to visit the well-informative website.       […]

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April’s Unsafe Photos

Our monthly installment of unsafe photos are below. Enjoy, but use these photos as a guide of what NOT to do!  

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Online Training Trivia Game

One of our Managers attended a training event this week and learned about a FREE online trivia game that instructors can use during their classes.  The game is called “Kahoot!” and it allows the instructor to create a set of multiple choice questions that can be answered by students in the class.  The game awards points for correct answers (more points for quicker answers) and displays a Leader Board after each question.  This can help build interaction, assessment, and competition into […]

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Enforcement of Silica Standard Delayed

On April 6, 2017 OSHA announced a delay in the enforcement of their new Silica Standard as it applies to construction.  OSHA is saying the reason for this delay is to allow them more time to conduct additional outreach and provide educational materials for employers.  Enforcement for this standard was initially set to begin June 23, 2017 but is now scheduled for September 23, 2017.  Some of the employer organizations that have been actively challenging this new standard are continuing […]

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Unsafe Photos For March!

Due to the month of March being National Ladder Safety Month, ladders are the theme!  

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