Tag: Job Sites

Building a Safer Job Site

Job site safety looked a lot different just a few decades ago. Safety gear was mostly optional and visits from OSHA were infrequent.

Construction Fatalities Fall Amid Ongoing Safety Concerns

Workplace fatalities in 2020, a year marked by unemployment that reached over 14% in the early days of the pandemic, fell by almost 11%,...

How a Zero-Injury Culture Endangers Construction Workers

We’re all familiar with signage proudly displayed at construction sites that boast zero injuries for so many days.” Does this make it safe?

Developing a Construction Site Wet Work Program

Water damage can be a costly problem for home builders, but a dedicated wet work program can head off common jobsite disasters.

Employers’ Labor Responsibilities in Winter

As an employer, there are safety concerns, OSHA regulations and liability risks associated with working in cold weather.

Construction Fatalities Up

Construction had the sad distinction of leading in workplace fatalities in 2019, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.