OSHA Safety Regulations Regarding Construction Sites

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November 29, 2017

OSHA Safety Regulations Regarding Construction Sites

Tens of thousands of severe work-related injuries occur each year in the United States.  While those who manage construction sites and other hazardous places of work ought to abide by the standard of “safety first”, they often practice something closer to what one can only refer to as “safety third”.  We understand the realities of a construction site.  It’s often not “safety first” for those who work and are at risk.  More often, it’s “get the job done fast”, and the company’s primary concern lies in efficiency and cutting costs. This mentality of being concerned with bottom lines and productivity […]