construction safety

OSHA’s Top 10 Safety Violations for 2017

​The Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced the preliminary Top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety violations for fiscal year 2017. Patrick Kapust, deputy director of OSHA’s Directorate of Enforcement Programs, presented the Top 10 on the Expo floor as part of the 2017 NSC Congress & Expo, the world’s largest annual...

National Safety Stand-Down Begins May 8

Construction employers are encouraged to participate in OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down program to be held the week of May 8-12. The National Fall Prevention Stand-Down raises fall hazard awareness across the country in an effort to stop fall fatalities and injuries. It’s an opportunity for employers to have a conversation with employees...