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Safe Lifting Techniques to Protect your Back from Injury

Your back is a sensitive part of your body that can easily be easily injured if you do not practice safe lifting techniques. You can sustain sprains, strains and herniated disks, which may put you out of work and on workers’ comp.

If you regularly move heavy objects at the job site, learn several techniques you can use to protect your back from injury. Read more

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OSHA’s Recommended Construction Health and Safety Practices

Did you know that more than 3.6 million American workers suffer a serious job-related injury or illness every year? This high number of incidents is a reminder to all contracting companies of the importance of implementing health and safety practices on-the-job. If your safety policies are old or outdated, now is the time to update your strategy with these OSHA-approved tips. Read more

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5 Mistakes to Avoid when Hiring Construction Workers

With the economy growing at a rapid pace, contracting businesses now face stiffer competition when hiring construction workers. As a result, some companies are revisiting how they find and select new employees. It’s important today to get this process right, because bringing the wrong person on board can hurt your entire company. Read more