• Inland Northwest AGC News

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    Monday, July 23, 2018
    10 Summer Vacation Safety TipsI know that some people only like to see work-related safety topics in work-related publications. HOWEVER, I love summer and may get enthusiastic about vacation and may even let my safety guard down sometimes.  I think I’m pretty safe thinking that I am not the only one who might do that.  So, to that end, I’d like to pass along a quick article that I ran across and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Safety
    Friday, July 20, 2018
    10 Summer Vacation Safety TipsI know that some people only like to see work-related safety topics in work-related publications. HOWEVER, I love summer and may get enthusiastic about vacation and may even let my safety guard down sometimes.  I think I’m pretty safe thinking that I am not the only one who might do that.  So, to that end, I’d like to pass along a quick article that I ran across and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Safety
    Friday, July 20, 2018
    Wildfire Smoke and Your EmployeesAir testing results indicate that wildfire smoke at work isn’t expected to reach regulated occupational limits, but local health officials and L&I still advise that, whenever possible, you avoid breathing smoke at work and home.  If wildfire smoke could affect your community:Check www.wasmoke.blogspot.com  or Active Wildfires in Washington for updates on ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Safety
    Friday, July 13, 2018
    Partnership with Evergreen Safety CouncilThe long-awaited partnership between the Inland Northwest AGC and the Evergreen Safety Council (ESC)  is signed and ready to implement.  What that means for members of the AGC is that you will receive a free annual membership (a $299 value) that allows you access to their on-demand safety video training library, discounts on their training courses, and free ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Safety
    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
    Friday, July 06, 2018
    Guardrails and DemolitionTo once again share the experiences that I am having while conducting audits in the field, I’d like to talk about guardrails.  I have shared with many of our members that a nice looking set of guardrails on our worksite, tends NOT to draw attention to our site.  Whereas a guardrail that is uneven, has one end drooping or just plain looks rickety, will tend to attract the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Safety
    Monday, June 25, 2018
    Congratulations to all of our companies that received a safety award at last week’s Safety Awards Dinner! It was great to see so many companies recognized for this important investment in their employees and to celebrate with the men and women that make that happen. As AGC Safety Director Curt Nead said, these companies “don’t just HAVE a safety plan, they DO their safety plan”.  Workforce ...read more
    Monday, March 26, 2018
    Spring is officially here, which means the start of a busy construction season in the Inland Northwest. As you head back to work, don’t forget to utilize the many resources available to you through your AGC, including employee training, safety consultation and our apprenticeship programs.  City/County Committee: For those contractors that do work with the City of Spokane, the City of Spokane ...read more