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GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: August 20, 2018

08/16/2018 - Posted in Safety and OSHA byronlee Comments (0)

This week’s GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk discusses Opioid Awareness in Construction:


Check out the following resources to learn more about opioids and opioid abuse:

GBCA Makes Silica Safety Simple

08/16/2018 - Posted in Safety and OSHA byronlee Comments (0)

OSHA's silica standards require employers to limit worker exposures to respirable crystalline silica and take steps to protect workers.

GBCA has a silica testing program that offers its members discounts on silica testing. The program offers the following:

P. Agnes Wins 2018 Brick in Architecture Award

08/15/2018 - Posted in GBCA News byronlee Comments (0)

Congratulations to P. Agnes, Inc., the general contractor was awarded Gold Prize Winner in Commercial Architecture for The Study project at the 2018 Brick in Architecture Awards. The Study was the only project from Pennsylvania honored at this year’s awards.

The 2018 Brick in Architecture Awards, given out by the Brick Industry Association, honors "the country's most visionary projects incorporating fired-clay brick" in commercial, educational, landscaping, and residential categories.

See the full list of Brick in Architecture Award winners: