Wednesday | January 17, 2018

safety Archive

Construction Safety’s Next Frontier: Suicide Prevention

By Cal Beyer The construction industry is experiencing unprecedented attention to mental health...

Build Protective Factors Against Mental Health Crises, Suicide Risk

  By Sally Spencer-Thomas When the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta,...
Asphalt paving accounts for 60 to 70 percent of Gray & Son’s work.

Gray & Son Stays Safe While Innovating

You can’t succeed in this industry without a commitment to safety. Federal and...
In addition to its video program, Granite also participates in common safety programs, like new hire orientation, regular safety meetings and daily toolbox talks.

Granite Construction Makes Safety About Stories, Not Statistics

Anyone who has ever had a close call when it comes to safety...
Professionals suggest tuning the burner every spring. Perform all maintenance work when the gas is off and proper lockout/tagout procedures are met. Photo courtesy Chris Harrison.

Lock Out/Tag Out For Safe Plant Maintenance

With the number of moving parts and many pieces of heavy machinery at...

The Ultimate Guide to ADA-Compliant Parking Lots

More than 25 years after the birth of the ADA, compliance with the...
With the LED light wrapped around the length of the spray bar, Payne & Dolan workers have eliminated a trip hazard while illuminating the back of the tack truck for passing motorists. Photo courtesy NAPA.

Light Up the Night with Opti-Brite LED Headlamps

Let’s take a look at safe lighting on some basic equipment, such as...
Blackrock Milling cut 19 miles of six lanes, plus 10-foot shoulders inside and outside, plus ramps for the I-75 project.

Blackrock Milling LLC Mills Mega Tons at Night

In spring of 2016, Blackrock Milling LLC of Tampa, put two of its...

Proposition 65 Looks at Asphalt

  UPDATE: At the November 15 meeting of the Carcinogen Identification Committee in...
spray the tailgate

Save Money and Keep the Haul Truck Clean

One way to save your company thousands of dollars, whether you sub out...

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