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













(COVID-19) OSHA Clarifies Coronavirus Reporting Requirements for Employers

March 13, 2020

Employers must track job-related new coronavirus cases Uncertainty remains about whether exposures occur at work…

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AGC of Ohio Online Buyer’s Guide

November 22, 2020

“Ohio Construction Connection” There are many different opportunities to enhance your company’s exposure with different…

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AGC of Ohio 50th Anniversary

November 13, 2020

This year marks a very special milestone for the Associated General Contractors of Ohio. Our organization…

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