Safety Rules & Laws

AGC engages with the government agencies like the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) and the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) on a wide variety of issues affecting the safety and health of construction workers. AGC also works with Ohio’s elected officials to influence their decisions on legislation impacting safety and health laws and contractors’ workers’ compensation coverage.

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)


Confined Spaces in Construction

Hazard Communication

Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order

National Safety Stand-Down
Construction Fall Prevention Campaign

Environmental Protection Agency

Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation

Prospective billing overview for private employers

BWC Budget Bill – HB 52, 131st General Assembly

Ohio “Other States Coverage” Legislation













AGC of Ohio Agrees to file Amicus Briefs

June 27, 2018

AGC of Ohio Agrees to file Amicus Briefs on Two Important Construction Issues The AGC…

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Prohibition of Employee Residency Requirements (aka Local Hire)

June 5, 2018

The Eighth Appellate District Court of Appeals’ in Cuyahoga County upheld a Cleveland trial court’s…

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Municipal Tax Reform, Optional Centralized Net Profits Collection

June 5, 2018

More than 100 cities and villages filed a civil lawsuit in the Franklin County Court…

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