More stories about Safety

  • Rear Impact Guard Requirements

    While long-haul truckers and other fleet operators must deal with underride requirements and when to install guards, ready-mix trucks and precast producers operating flat-bed vehicles also should be aware of this issue.

  • Smart Fleets

    Telematics can help concrete producers increase productivity by gauging maintenace, reducing idling, downsizing the fleet, improving asset tracking and routing, and monitoring safety.

  • Ergodyne Hydration Packs Hold More and Fill Easier

    Ergodyne has announced today strategic updates to the hydration packs in its Chill-Its Cooling Line. Each model now features a redesigned DualCap bladder opening, and premium models 5156 and 5157 are now only available in a larger 3-liter bladder.

  • ACPA Announces Safety & Hose Handling DVD

    The American Concrete Pumping Association has a new Coworker Safety & House Handling DVD to educate viewers on the jobsite of safety practices around concrete pumps.

  • Injuries Hurt the Body and the Budget (INFOGRAPHIC)

    To help encourage safety at work, Magid has created a new infographic that helps safety managers and workers discover common work-related injuries, costs and prevention options.

  • Safety Training from NRMCA

    The NRMCA Online Safety Series presents two new online courses.

  • Magid Cut-Resistant Winter Glove Line

    Designed to Help Keep Hardworking Hands Safe, Warm and Comfortable.

  • Construction Fatalities Rise

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics' Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries released a new report on the rate of fatal work injuries in 2014 and 2013.

  • NRMCA Safety Series

    The Safety Series is a library of publications and training resources to help the ready mixed concrete industry meet their safety needs and comply with regulations on the federal level.

  • Oldcastle Precast Celebrates Safety Achievement

    Oldcastle Precast’s Folsom Pipe Plant has been presented New Jersey’s Citation of Merit Award for their achievement in the prevention of occupational injuries for the second consecutive year (2013 – 2014).