Bloomberg Reports Construction Groups Split on Extending Crane Safety Deadline | Construction News

Date: 21-06-2017 / Author: fmotz

June 21, 2017 - More than six years after OSHA’s construction crane rule was issued in late 2010, the agency is again asking if delay of the certification mandate should continue.

This time, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is thinking of postponing enforcement for one year, making Nov. 10, 2018, the new deadline.

OSHA announces inaugural Safe + Sound Week | Construction News

Date: 06-06-2017 / Author: fmotz

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced today it has designated June 12-18, 2017, as “Safe + Sound Week,” a new nationwide effort that calls on organizations of all sizes in a wide range of  industries to raise awareness of the value and importance of workplace safety and health programs.