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













Workforce Development Scholarship application deadline is June 1st

March 11, 2019

The AGC Education and Research Foundation offers Workforce Development Scholarships to students enrolled in accredited…

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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 …

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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…

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