safety

AGC Calls for Final Crane Certification Rule to Improve Safety and Reduce Uncertainty

AGC joined members of the Coalition for Crane Operator Safety this week in urging Congress to press the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to finalize a rule on the certification requirements for crane operators. AGC opposes attempts to block OSHA from funding such a rule. Currently, the long-delayed rule is under final review and could be

OSHA Silica Rule Enforcement Begins September 23

AGC Continues to Provide Resources for Members On Sept. 7, AGC held a comprehensive webinar detailing not only the requirements of the U.S. the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) respirable crystalline silica standard for the construction industry, but also the perspective of and testimonials from prime and specialty contractors implementing the regulation. Construction industry safety professionals