Tagged: occupational safety & health administration

Safety Directors Keep Eye On Construction Sites

by Mark Friedman 4/20/2015 12:00 am

Contractors, builders and construction executives say accident prevention keeps costs and accidents down at work sites. Having a safety director on a job site could help prevent worker injuries, said Richard Hedgecock, the executive vice president of the Associated General Contractors Arkansas, the state’s largest commercial construction trade association.

AERT Awaits OSHA's Investigation of Fatal Fire

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/18/2013 12:00 am

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety & Health Administration has not completed its investigation of a fire at an Advanced Environmental Recycling Technologies facility that killed a worker July 17.