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)

Silica

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BWC Group-Rating Safety Accountability

July 29, 2019

Each year Ohio employers have the opportunity to participate in BWC’s Group-Experience-Rating Program or Group-Retrospective-Rating…

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2020 AGC OF AMERICA CONSTRUCTION SAFETY & HEALTH CONFERENCE

October 18, 2019

January 15 – 17, 2020 | Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Austin, TX Registration…

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OSHA PROPOSES REVISIONS TO OSHA’S BERYLLIUM STANDARDS FOR CONSTRUCTION AND SHIPYARDS

October 18, 2019

OSHA has finalized its June 27, 2017, proposal to revise the construction and shipyards standards.…

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