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  • Choose Hand Safety

    Developed with the Masonry Research to Practice Partnership, this web site includes safety information tailored for the trowel trades, but there's information anyone can use — how to select hand tools and gloves, and training materials on how to identify hazards and protect your hands.

  • Protecting Temporary Workers: Whose Responsibility is It?

    OSHA recently launched an initiative to protect temporary workers from jobsite hazards. Here is what concrete producers need to know.

  • Pouch Helps Prevent Accidents

    Tool pouch's unique self-closure trap system accommodates many different-sized parts.

  • Clark Pacific Wins 2013 AGC Safety Award

    West-Sacramento-based Clark Pacific received the highly coveted Construction Safety and Excellence Award at a ceremony hosted recently by the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).

  • CalCIMA Announces Safety Awards Recipients

    The California Construction & Industrial Materials Association (CalCIMA) announces the recipients of the 2013 CalCIMA Excellence in Safety Awards.

  • 12 Steps to a Safe Construction Site

    A white paper by global commercial property and casualty insurer The ACE Group provides 12 steps to ingraining safety consciousness throughout an organization.

  • Devices Improve Drivers' Visibility

    Industry has developed devices to either improve vision or to alert drivers to objects in blind spots.

  • Learn How to Avoid a Top OSHA Violation

    3M, Capital Safety, Elk River, and Honeywell Safety Products fall-protection experts will conduct training exercises twice a day during World of Concrete Jan. 20 – 24, 2014, in Las Vegas.

  • Low-Profile Weight Lifters Back Support

    Ergodyne has announced the expansion of their ProFlex Back Support Series to include the ProFlex 1505 Low-Profile Weight Lifters Back Support. The new Weight Lifters Back Support's low-profile design allows for superior mobility and its soft foam core is flexible while still providing supplemental...

  • Insulated Fully Nitrile-Coated Gloves

    Galeton has recently added the Otterback Arctic Insulated Nitrile Fully Coated Gloves that help keep hands warm and dry for work in cold, wet conditions. A thick, soft acrylic terry lining gives a cushiony feel while the nitrile double dip, sandy finish black palm and fingers help protect from icy...