NEWS & EVENTS

AGC of Ohio strives to keep members in the know—sharing industry news and information in a variety of ways.

AGC of Ohio’s Membership Directory & Resource Guide is published in the Spring and includes AGC of Ohio member listings and Classifieds, membership and business resources information, and other matters of interest to commercial contractors.

Build Ohio Preview is published in the Fall. Entries in AGC of Ohio’s Build Ohio awards competition are highlighted and regular articles include the President’s Message, Around the Statehouse, AGC Chapter Corner, and Jobs in Progress, which highlights members’ construction projects that are underway.

Government Affairs Update provides information about government related matters of interest to the commercial building industry and AGC’s advocacy efforts.  More Info

Safety Updates are sent electronically on a regular basis, informing members of safety-related news, including OSHA regulatory and enforcement activities, construction safety tips and advice, equipment recalls, and AGC of Ohio safety meeting and event notices.  More Info

Recent News

OSHA Crane Operator Evaluation Requirement Takes Effect

March 8, 2019

Listen to ConstructorCast Podcast for all the Important Details; Info courtesy of AGC of America  As of Feb. 7, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires all contractors to evaluate crane operators under the new final rule regulating crane operator qualification and evaluation. AGC of America spent nearly 16 years working with OSHA under three different presidential administrations to make this rule less burdensome and provide the greatest positive safety impact possible. The latest episode of ConstructorCast covers…

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EDGE Graduation Update; Inspector General Report

March 8, 2019

Last year, the Ohio Equal Opportunity Division (EOD) announced that it would be graduating EDGE participants according to its time limit policy; the division also indicated that a list of graduating EDGE participants would be posted to educate those who may use them on their projects. AGC of Ohio has been informed that companies expiring in 2018 are granted until 10/01/2019 to ensure their affairs were in order before their EDGE certification is ended. OED will put out a list…

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Hidden Hazards Are Lurking – Don’t Let Injuries and Illnesses Haunt Your Workplace!

October 30, 2018

Take action to scare up hazards and find the best ways to control them. • Conduct safety walk-arounds to systematically identify and address workplace hazards. Check out the Safe + Sound Campaign resources, Walk-Arounds for Safety Officers and Safety Walk-Arounds for Managers, for tips on making yours effective. • Hone your observation skills to identify and assess hazards in your workplace. Watch the Campbell Institute’s webinar, Visual Literacy: How ‘Learning to See’ Benefits Occupational Safety. • Engage your workers and…

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Amazon Discount for AGC members

September 15, 2018

AGC Members now have access to Amazon Business! Receive 20% off select Amazon items up to $500, plus other business-only prices and more: Click Here                

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