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   AGCVT and Project RoadSafe are partnering with VHSA & AAA to host the AAA Walk to End Distracted Driving & Safety Day; tomorrow Friday, June 7,  from 11:00am to 2:00pm on the State House Lawn.   This is an important event for highway safety and we are asking your support and

The 2019 AGC/VT committees are meeting regularly and working hard toward improving our industry. The committee meetings have been easier than ever to attend as we have added the ability to join via web conference. We are pleased to report on recent meetings and hope you have time to attend

Amanda Ibey, Writer / Editor    Contractors are dealing with a perfect storm come this peak construction season. Just as they must find ways to improve work zone safety when road closures or temporary traffic control plans are necessary, they also face greater scrutiny from OSHA/VOSHA and/or MSHA inspectors.    Richard Wobby,

   Let's face it, professional drivers and company owners are held to a higher standard than many in the construction industry. They're required to maintain a safe vehicle, have a Company Fleet Safety Policy, conduct pre-& post-trip inspections, have knowledge of State and Federal regulations, load securement, understand DOT inspections

"The stigma of the gear-jammin, wallet-on-the-chain truck driver is a thing of the past. Today's driver is the ambassador of your company to the motoring public and your customer base. The extinction of the driver has forced the industry to pay more for the driver, and the responsibilities of that

   Each day, when we leave for work, we assume we will be coming back home. We have spouses, children, pets, friends, aging parents or significant others who rely on us remaining safe and healthy. Unfortunately, for 5,147 families in 2017 that wasn't the case. Over the past decade, even

For thirty years, LD Safety Marking Corporation has provided municipalities, state agencies, airports, the federal government, and private customers with all its pavement marking needs, rumble strip installation, and even temporary or permanent highway sign installation.    According to Gray Ricker, President, the demand for pavement marking is booming. “There’s plenty

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