Insurers Not Required to Cover “Return-to-Work” COVID-19 Tests

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recently put out new guidance on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (the FFCRA), the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the

Philadelphia Enters Yellow Phase of Opening

Philadelphia Enters Yellow Phase of Opening The Philadelphia Department of Public Health announced that Philadelphia will enter the "Safer at Home" Yellow Phase of opening on June 5, 2020. Health

OSHA Adopts Revised Enforcement Policies For COVID-19

OSHA adopted revised enforcement policies for increased in-person inspections and recording cases of coronavirus. Under the new policy, OSHA will enforce the recordkeeping requirements of 29 CFR 1904 for employee

GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: COVID-19 Job Site Protocols (Updated May 15, 2020)

This GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk discusses GBCA's suggested COVID-19 Job Site Protocols - as they pertain to workers. Please visit our COVID-19 Safety Resources for the full Recommended Job Site

GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: COVID-19 Information (Updated May 15, 2020)

This GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk discusses general information about coronavirus (COVID-19). Scroll down to read it. Click below to download the Toolbox Talk as a printable handout. DOWNLOAD  

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GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Refresh Your Job Safety Memory

This week’s GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk provides a general refresher about safety hazards on the job site. Especially after time away from the job site, its important to get back

GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk: Ladder Duty Ratings

This week’s GBCA Safety Toolbox Talk provides explanation and clarification about ladder duty ratings. This rating system will help you select the appropriate ladder, and using the appropriate ladder will

PA Governor Wolf Announces Restart of Construction Projects on May 8

Governor Wolf announced this afternoon that both residential and commercial construction will be permitted to reopen on May 8th under additional strict requirements. Projects will have to commit to continue

OSHA Relaxes Enforcement of Recordkeeping Requirements for COVID-19 Cases in Construction

OSHA is not requiring most employers outside of the health care industry to record cases of COVID-19 among their employees, under interim guidance for enforcing OSHA’s recordkeeping requirements (29 CFR