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July 2020

  Unlike other workplaces, the roadway is not a closed environment. Preventing work-related roadway crashes requires strategies that combine traffic safety principles and sound safety management practices. Although employers cannot control roadway conditions, they can promote safe driving behavior by providing safety information to workers and

IF YOU’RE A FAMILY CAREGIVER: CONSIDERATIONS BEFORE TALKING TO AN OLDER DRIVER Getting older does not necessarily mean a person's driving days are over. But it’s important to plan ahead and take steps to ensure the safety of your loved ones on the road. NHTSA offers

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) enforcement emphasis on the use of proper electrical safety practices based on the National Fire Protection Association 70E standard has brought more attention to its requirements. A great deal of this has focused on the arc flash and

by Tom O'Connor We are living in unprecedented times, in which much of the nation was locked down for the past several months. This is, of course, to curb the spread of COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. While most nonessential workers have stayed home

A special thanks goes out to the AGC/VT lobbying team William Shouldice and Associates, LLC for the report below. The team includes Heather Shouldice, Tess Kennedy, Cheri L'esperance, and Emma Shouldice.  Recess until August 25th The Vermont General Assembly has called for an official recess until mid-August.