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













OFCC Enhanced Safety Protocol Rescinded

May 19, 2020

The Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (OFCC) Enhanced Safety Protocol issued on March 28, 2020 is…

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5.18 AGC of America Coronavirus Update

May 19, 2020

In our ongoing efforts to track the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on the industry,…

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5.12 AGC of America Coronavirus Update

May 13, 2020

Democrats today unveiled a new, $3 trillion coronavirus relief bill that is scheduled for a…

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