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Jan 01, 2012
OSHA Outreach Training Program

The OSHA Outreach Training Program provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces.

Source: OSHA

Sep 01, 2011
SafeBuild Alliance

SafeBuild Alliance: Zero Incidents Through Collaboration. SafeBuild Alliance is a nonprofit organization promoting the transformation of workplace cultures to achieve an incident-free construction industry.

Source: GPCP

Dec 01, 2007
Oregon OSHA's Vehicle Safety for small businesses in the construction industry (PDF)

Check out this Oregon OSHA guide if you’re a construction small-business owner whose employees don’t need a commercial driver’s license to drive company vehicles or if you’re the employee who logs the miles.

Source: Oregon OSHA

Apr 01, 2005
Construction Safety Council


Source: Construction Safety Council

Mar 01, 2005
The Sun, Another Construction Site Hazard (PDF)

With the sun the primary cause of skin cancer, construction laborers, who work outside most of the time,are at high risk for this disease. However, because their risk of accidental death and injury on the job is not only higher, but also more immediate, the dangers of skin cancer in this industry have long been neglected.

Source: Skin Cancer Foundation

Apr 01, 2003
Apr 01, 2003
Associated Builders and Contractors: Pacific Northwest Chapter

Associated Builders and Contractors is a national association representing more than 23,000 merit shop construction and construction-related firms in over 80 chapters across the United States.

Source: ABC

Apr 01, 2003
The Associated General Contractors of America: Oregon Columbia Chapter

The Oregon-Columbia Chapter of the Associated General Contractors is a full service trade association dedicated to giving our contractor members the tools they need to make their businesses more competitive.

Source: AGC-Oregon

Apr 01, 2003
The Center for Construction Research and Training

CCPWR is dedicated to reducing occupational injuries, illnesses and fatalities in the construction industry.

Source: CPWR

Apr 01, 2003
The Construction Industry Crime Prevention Program of the Pacific Northwest


Source: CICPP