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














February 6, 2021

AGC of America’s Vaccination Q&A for Construction Employers produced by legal counsel and webinar on…

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Federal OSHA News

February 5, 2021

OSHA has officially increased maximum allowable penalties by 1.182%, a decrease from 2020’s increase of…

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February 5, 2021

Accident Analysis Webinar: February 9 (11 a.m. to 12 p.m.). This webinar is designed to…

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