• Inland Northwest AGC News

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    Wednesday, September 19, 2018
    Good News For Workers’ Comp Rates Lauren Gubbe, Our Director of Workers’ Compensation Group Retro Program has passed on some good news regarding workers’ comp rates proposed for 2019: Members will be happy with the Department’s announcement today for a proposed 2019 rate decrease of 5% on average.  For construction risk classes, the range looks to be between a 5% to 13% reduction!   As always, ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Safety
    Monday, September 10, 2018
    Upcoming Stake Holder Meetings   There will be a stakeholder meeting on this side of the state for the Unified Fall Protection rule to be held at 9:00 a.m. the Enduris Training Center 1610 Technology Blvd #1100 in Airway Heights on September 25th.  You may RSVP at www.eventbrite.com.  This would be an important time to give input on inserting “feasibility” language into the 4 foot requirement ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Safety
    Monday, August 27, 2018
    Upcoming Stakeholder Meeting Regarding Monetary PenaltiesThe Department of Safety and Health (DOSH) will be holding a stakeholder on September 14, 2018 at the L&I Headquarters building in Tumwater to discuss proposed rulemaking on Chapter 296-900 WAC, Administrative Rules – Monetary Penalties. The meeting will run from 9:00 am to 11:00 am in Room S117 and anyone interested is welcome to attend.  ...read more
    Categories: Safety, Press Release
    Monday, August 27, 2018
    Workforce Development: The state of Washington has joined numerous others in proclaiming October as Construction Month! The AGC and the Workforce Development Taskforce have several events lined up for this month and want to encourage all of our members to get involved. Some of the opportunities include:T-2-4 Fair: The first week of October, many local schools will be hosting college and career ...read more
    Monday, July 30, 2018
    Your Amazing AGC Staff: I just want to take a moment to recognize the incredible staff you have working for you at the AGC! Not only are they providing first-class service in the areas of safety, education, advocacy, apprenticeship, etc., they also put on some outstanding networking events! We were honored to spend this past weekend down in the Tri-Cities with our members at the Columbia Cup boat ...read more
    Monday, July 09, 2018
    Safety First:As we move in to the busiest time of the year, with new employees and long hours, it is more important than ever to focus on your safety program. Your AGC offers a wide range of services to help you out, including on-site safety consultations from Safety Director Curt Nead. Whether you are a small company without a full time safety director, or a larger company that just needs another ...read more