Temporary Power and Lighting in Construction Training

On November 15, GBCA hosted an electrical training on all applicable OSHA federal regulations and National Electrical Code (2017) requirements for temporary power and lighting on construction and renovation projects.

Eggs with OSHA: GBCA Safety Olympics 2022

On Wednesday, September 14, GBCA held its second Eggs with OSHA of 2022. After the regular update from Local Area OSHA Office representatives, we held our first Safety Olympics.

GBCA Members Potentially Save 158 Lives Through Fall Protection Equipment Inspections

Thank you to the GBCA members that participated in the Fall Protection Equipment Inspection campaign, held by the Mid-Atlantic Construction Safety Council, OSHA, and GBCA. This campaign had contractors inspect

OSHA Announces Enhanced Nationwide Enforcement and Additional Oversight of Trench Safety

In 2022’s first six months, 22 workers have fallen victim to the deadly hazards present in trenching and excavation work – surpassing 15 in all of 2021 – and prompting

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GBCA Promotes Heat Safety on 97.5 The Fanatic

GBCA is partnering with 97.5 The Fanatic to help promote heat safety to construction workers leading up to OSHA's Safe + Sound Week. Ads will run on 97.5 The Fanatic—both

Philadelphia Building Trades Council Safety Committee and OSHA Heat Stress Initiative

The Philadelphia Building Trades Council Safety Committee is hosting an in-person meeting and training session to review OSHA’s Heat Stress Initiative. The training will include a presentation of the initiative,

INTECH Construction Holds Falls Safety Stand Down at Mixed-Use Project

On Friday, May 6, 2022, INTECH Construction held a Safety Stand Down in support of OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction at its 5th and Spring