Toolbox Talk: Cold and Flu Prevention

02/15/2018 - Posted in Safety and OSHA laurentosti Comments (0)

The 2017-2018 flu season in the US has been one of the worst on record. Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware are 3 of 43 states reporting high influenza-like illness (ILI) activity. According to the CDC, for the week ending February 3, 2018, the rate of ILI activity is 7.7%.

This week’s Toolbox Talk provides some tips for workers to help prevent colds and flu.

Stay safe and healthy!

Eggs with OSHA: Culture of Safety - Focus on Leadership

02/13/2018 - Posted in Safety and OSHA laurentosti Comments (0)

Join GBCA on March 23 at 7:30am for the first 2018 installment of Eggs with OSHA!

In today’s competitive construction market, we need leaders that build sustainable cultures where safety and health are woven seamlessly into the fabric of the organization alongside efficiency, quality, and productivity.  It’s no secret that leaders create culture, culture shapes attitudes and behaviors, and attitudes and behaviors influence outcomes.

GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Ladder Safety Basics

02/07/2018 - Posted in Safety and OSHA laurentosti Comments (0)

This week’s Toolbox Talk looks at Ladder Safety Basics. Falls from ladders is one of the most common fall hazards: both on construction sites and at private homes.

In the coming weeks, we'll have more Toolbox Talks on different aspects of Ladder Safety, as well as other safety tips.

Click below to download this Toolbox Talk!