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  • 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...

  • OSHA releases new resources to better protect workers

    Tens of thousands of U.S. workers are sickened or die annually, from occupational exposures to hazardous chemicals used regularly in workplaces. The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has launched two new resources to assist companies with worker safety.