AlabamaAGC T.W. PUGH EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARD FOR SAFETY MANAGERS

Click link to submit application on AlabamaAGC’s website:    https://www.alagc.org/excellence-in-safety-award T.W. PUGH EXCELLENCE IN SAFETY AWARD FOR SAFETY MANAGERS Applications Due Thursday  October 8 2020 Safety has always been a vital part of the construction industry. Many of our members employ safety managers who have devoted themselves to making our workplaces safe. Many of these safety managers go above and …

October is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Article Reprinted from Daily Safety Focus courtesy of the Mobile Chapter of ASSP. To view all daily safety talks for October, click link below: Daily Safety Focus for Oct 2020 (1) Distracted driving can be deadly. Below is a list of common distracted driving issues, with recommendations for how to address them: Issue: Drivers do not take distraction seriously enough …

Join us for a FREE Zoom Safety Training Class

September 14-18,  is Construction Safety Week and OSHA’s National Safety Stand Down Week to Prevent Falls in Construction! One of MANY FREE safety events AlabamaAGC is participating in during that week will be held on Wednesday, September 16th at 2:00 PM CDT. AlabamaAGC/CompTrustAGC  is partnering with Ritz Safety, American Ladder Institute and Little Giant Ladders to present a FREE virtual …

Stay Safe During These Dog Days of Summer

This time of year can be brutal on construction employees inAlabama.  Heat illnesses can be deadly, but they are preventablewith the proper education and team work. PLEASE educate your employees on the dangers of working outdoorsand the precautions which can save their lives. OSHA has provided a training guide to assist you and which can befound on OSHA  website or …

U.S. Department of Labor Adopts Revised Enforcement Policies For Coronavirus May 20 2020

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has adopted revised policies for enforcing OSHA’s requirements with respect to coronavirus as economies reopen in states throughout the country. Throughout the course of the pandemic, understanding about the transmission and prevention of infection has improved. The government and the private sector have taken rapid and …

Mobile Section AGC Safety Committee Meeting

Appreciation to those of the Mobile Section AGC Safety  Committee who participated in our Zoom meeting on April 28th.  Click link to view minutes: AGC Safety Committee Zoom Meeting Minutes April 28 2020

Daily Safety Focus for May 2020 courtesy of ASSP

Appreciation to Deep South Center for Occupation Health & Safety and ASSP for sharing these daily Safety Focus Tool Box Talks. Click link to view:  Daily Safety Focus for May 2020 Revision 1