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University of Delaware Virtual Safety Training

Stay abreast of the latest safety trends The University of Delaware, in partnership with the Delaware Valley Safety Council, offers nationally-recognized courses to safety-focused professionals in a wide range of industries. These intensive training programs are taught by Authorized OSHA

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 and health officers with guidance on how to enforce the

Competent Person for Safety at Heights Training

The Competent Person for Safety at Heights course is designed for Supervisors, Managers, and Safety Professionals responsible for Fall Protection programs. Competent Person for Safety at Heights Training Date: August 18 & 19, 2020 Time: 8am – 5pm Location: Med-Tex

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 response protocols. Employers, please scroll down for GBCA’s Suggested Response

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. PA One Call National 811 Day Webcast Date: August 11,

GBCA and Med-Tex Services Hold OSHA 30 and Excavation Safety Awareness Trainings

GBCA, in partnership with Med-Tex Services, held two safety trainings during the week of July 20. From July 20-23, we held an OSHA 30 certification training, and on July 22, we held a special training on excavation safety awareness. These

AGC Virtual Construction Project Manager Course

AGC's Construction Project Manager Course (PMC) provides you and your project managers the chance to hone the skills necessary to work more efficiently, increase productivity, and propel your construction business to the next level. Virtual Construction Project Management Course Date:

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GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Public Safety Near Construction Sites

This GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk provides reminders about keeping yourself and the public safe around the jobsite. Click below to download the Toolbox Talk as a one-page handout. DOWNLOAD   Public Safety Near Construction Sites Construction site incidents are

Shoemaker Completes Industrious Workspace in Philadelphia Fashion District

Shoemaker Construction Co., part of The Butz Family of Companies, completed the Industrious Philadelphia Fashion District project in Center City. Industrious is the largest premium flexible workspace provider and leading work-from-anywhere platform in the U.S. with nearly 100 locations in