OSHA Releases Instruction on Silica Inspection Procedures and Enforcement Policies

OSHA's latest compliance directive, Inspection Procedures for the Respirable Crystalline Silica Standards, clarifies OSHA’s respirable crystalline silica exposure inspection procedures and enforcement policies. The new directive provides OSHA compliance safety

COVID-19 Quarantine Versus Isolation: What’s the Difference and How Long Should They Be?

To help stop the spread of COVID-19, it’s important to understand the distinction between isolation and quarantine. With regards to time away from work, employees should follow their companies’ COVID-19

PA One Call National 811 Day Webcast

811 Day is a national annual initiative to ensure the practice of safe digging is echoed in communities by calling 8-1-1, a nationwide toll-free number, before any underground excavation project.

WINC Tradeswomen Discussions

Women in Nontraditional Careers (WINC) invites Philadelphia‐area tradeswomen to discuss issues facing women in Philadelphia's construction industry. WINC Philadelphia-Area Tradeswomen Discussions Dates: Wednesdays Time:5:00pm‐7:30pm Location: Online via video chat Click

Act 75: Pennsylvania’s Construction Employee Verification Act Webinar

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry is holding a webinar about Act 75, PA’s Construction Industry Employee Verification Act that goes into effect on October 7, 2020. This webinar

Skanska + Gensler Virtual Summer Series Part 3

Skanska and Gensler have partnered to produce a webinar series featuring industry experts and business leaders discussing post-pandemic recovery plans, technology, and resilience. The last webinar of Skanska + Gensler’s

GBCA Offers City-Approved COVID-19 Workplace Safety Training Certificate

Under Philadelphia’s current regulations, every active construction site must have a Pandemic Safety Officer. GBCA offers a COVID-19 workplace safety training course, test, and certificate that is recognized by the

Water. Rest. Shade. 2020

As temperatures rise in the Philadelphia region, GBCA is joining OSHA in promoting safe practices for construction workers working in the heat. The safety message comes down to three key