“How can we get our safety management systems to the next level?” A great source of ideas is the AGC-WTW 2020 Construction Safety Management Best Practices which is developed each year to give the construction industry new ideas and innovations that will help reach the next level on the roadmap to excellence. For over 30…

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One in five Americans struggle with a mental health condition. This holds true for the construction industry, which according to the CDC has one of the highest rates of suicide among all occupations. The industry has made it a priority to educate workers about mental health, substance abuse and suicide prevention issues. Below is a…

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Employers must track job-related new coronavirus cases Uncertainty remains about whether exposures occur at work Employers must track and report instances of workers contracting Covid-19 on the job, not those stemming from exposure to the new coronavirus while off the clock, OSHA said. The update—in new guidance released Friday—comes as many workplaces are limiting operations and urging…

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