Federal Judge Finds in Favor of Employees Participating in Safety Investigation

A federal judge in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania has awarded $1.04 million in lost wages and punitive damages to two former employees of a

PRODUCT RECALL: Miller MightEvac, MightyLite Self-Retracting Lifeline

Honeywell reports that there are potentially non-conforming brake components in certain models of Miller MightEvac and MightyLite Self-Retracting Lifelines (SRLs) ranges manufactured within a specific timeframe. While there have been

GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Signs of Depression and Substance Abuse

September is National Recovery Month. While mental illness and depression do not automatically lead to substance abuse, the symptoms of these issues can be related. This week’s GBCA Safety Toolbox

September is National Recovery Month

In the construction industry, alcohol and substance abuse are major issues. The physical nature of construction work can even lead to abuse of prescription medications, namely opioids. In 2015, the

2019 Construction Technology Expo Featured Session: Ready To Wear Safety Panel

Join us at the 2019 Construction Technology Expo to learn about and see the latest in construction technologies! This year’s Expo will also feature expert panel discussions, breakout sessions spotlighting

GBCA Promotes Water. Rest. Shade. in 6ABC Facebook Live Video

On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, GBCA co-produced a 6ABC Facebook Live video about worker safety in hot conditions. Hosted by Gina Gannon, the video was filmed at Bittenbender Construction’s LOVE

GBCA and Med-Tex Services Visit Construction Sites for Water. Rest. Shade. 2019

On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, GBCA and Med-Tex Services, Inc. visited several GBCA member jobsites to promote awareness about heat- and sun-related risks and injuries. At each location, Dennis Dougherty,