• Inland Northwest AGC News

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    Monday, May 13, 2019
    The Safety Stand Down Week is Over:  Now What? I know of a few of our members that set aside the time to gather their employees and hold a designated Safety Stand Down.  I participated in one in the Tri Cities.  The whole company participated, almost everyone was present and there was no doubt that this meeting was all about standing down for safety.  The messages delivered were clear and the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Safety
    Monday, May 06, 2019
    This Week:  National Stand Down to Prevent Falls  It’s really not that hard to take a few minutes to do your own Stand Down for fall protection.  Just pick a morning to have a specific toolbox talk about potential falls from ladders on your site, falls from scaffolding that you use, or falls from roofs that you may be working on.  The following website has a number of educational resources that ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Safety
    Monday, April 29, 2019
    Safety Committee at AGC Office Safety Committee Meeting this week will feature Attorney Karen Galipeau Forner who will be speaking about “Red Flags on Workers’ Compensation Claims:  How to Identify Them Early to Avoid Lengthy and Expensive Claims.”  This 7:30 am breakfast meeting will be Thursday at the AGC office on Trent and will require you to pre-register on-line at www.agc.org.Recent ...read more
    Categories: Safety, Press Release
    Monday, April 22, 2019
    Free Webinar for Nonstandard Work Arrangements in the U.S. Construction IndustryTemporary workers, day laborers, workers provided by contract firms, and contingent workers are all in nonstandard work arrangements and may be at a disproportionate risk for occupational illness and injury. This presentation will describe different forms of work arrangement in the construction industry and provide the ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Safety
    Thursday, February 21, 2019
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