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Stand-Down to Save Lives

Stand-Down to Save Lives

Support 2018 National Safety Stand-Down May 7-11 After adding more than 30,000 jobs in January alone, the construction industry shows no signs of slowing down. With more workers comes more responsibility for safety.  Falls from heights are still the leading cause of death in the private construction industry and lack of proper fall protection is … Continue reading

Job Site Safety is Job One

Job Site Safety is Job One

OSHA’s Safe+Sound Campaign Safety on the job site is everyone responsibility.  NARI’s Code of Ethics require member companies to ensure a safe workplace for their employees.  Safety and health programs focus on management leadership, worker participation, and a systematic approach to finding and fixing hazards to keep workers safe and save a little green. Take … Continue reading

Update on OSHA’s Respirable Crystalline Silica Rule

This blog post is an excerpt from NARI on the Hill  The Construction Industry Safety Coalition (“CISC” or “the coalition”) has been vigorously challenging OSHA’s respirable crystalline silica rule in court and oral argument is set for Tuesday, September 26th.  The below list of judges were chosen for oral argument and because of their previous … Continue reading