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How to Stay Safe while Working in Cold Weather

With low temperatures, chilly winds and icy roads, winter can be a challenging time of year if you are working in cold weather. Besides being uncomfortable, these conditions can be dangerous if you don’t take the proper precautions. By learning what to do, contractors can stay safe no matter how far the mercury dips. Read more

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A Construction Owner’s Guide to Accident Prevention

Every year, more than 4.1 million American workers suffer a serious job-related injury or illness. These incidents hurt not only the employees involved, but their employers as well. In 2013, employers lost nearly $62 billion as a result of workplace accidents that caused employees to miss six or more days. These sobering statistics highlight the necessity of developing an accident prevention program for your construction site. Read more