Heat Illness – OSHA National Emphasis Program

OSHA has launched a National Emphasis Program (NEP) to protect workers against hazards associated with heat. Whether your operations involve working indoors or outdoors the risk of having employees suffering heat illness and/or injuries is real, present and dangerous. As part of this NEP there is an outreach component. This email serves as the first step to inform about the …

Heat Illness Advisory

Construction jobsites and other workplaces across America are being asked to be Mindful of Heat Illness Prevention especially during this severe heatwave! Alabama AGC and CompTrust AGC are strong supporters of OSHA’s campaign to educate field employees on the dangers of heat illness and how to look for warning signs in fellow employees. This time of year can be ESPECIALLY  …

View Video Tribute to Marshall Walton as part of AGC of America Media Event

AGC of America Releases Work Zone Safety Survey: Sixty-Four Percent Of Firms Working On Highway Upgrades Experienced Cars Crashing Into Their Work Zone During The Past Year, New Data Finds Wed, 05/25/2022 – 12:29 AGC of America released a new public service video today which tells the tragic story of young Marshall Walton. He lost his life to a distracted …

Work Zone Safety Virtual Media Briefing

Please Join AGC of America for a  Virtual Media Briefing  Including a video featuring Mobile Section AGC Members discussing the dangers of distracted driving in highway work zones: Johnny and Kathy Walton – John G. Walton Construction Co.; Skip Powe – SSR, Inc. Richard Whitworth – C & H Construction Services, Roman Clayton – C & H Construction Services. Morris …

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Technology has drastically increased the speed and agility of how we function today. At CompTRUST AGC, we are constantly looking for better ways to provide our members with unparalleled services at no charge. Sign up for our FREE App and Triage Program, and you’ll save both money and time. Owning and operating a business is stressful enough, why not take advantage of the FREE services CompTRUST AGC continues to …

2022 Mobile Section, AGC Safety Awards Recipients

Mobile Section, AlabamaAGC recognized our members who maintained an excellent safety record throughout 2021 on April 26, 2022 at the Country Club of Mobile.  Over 125 members were in attendance as 33 of the Mobile area leading commercial, industrial, specialty contractors and suppliers received awards. Guest speaker Jose Gonzalez, Area Director of the Mobile Area OSHA office commended the contractors …

Construction Safety Week and OSHA’s Fall Protection Stand Down May 2-6, 2022

Please mark your Calendars:   May 2-6 2022 is Construction Safety Week and OSHA’s Fall Prevention Stand Down. To plan your safety events during Construction Safety Week, please visit:  https://www.constructionsafetyweek.com/plan-for-safety-week/ To participate in OSHA’s Fall Protection Stand Down, FALLS ARE THE LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH IN CONSTRUCTION. In 2020, there were 351 fatal falls to a lower level out of 1,008 …

Join Us for Heat Stress Training on May 11th

Please join the University of Alabama/Safe State for FREE OSHA training on Workplace Heat Stress. The class will be held 8:00 AM until 11:00 AM at the Mobile Section, AGC Office 754 Downtowner Loop West – Mobile AL  36609 Registration is required:  staff@agcmobile.org For more details, please click on link:  2022 Heat Stress Training