Category: Construction

The Top 5 Largest OSHA Fines

OSHA keeps workers safe by providing information, training and assistance to both employers and laborers. But another tool it uses to stop workers from getting injured or killed on the job is fining companies that don’t follow safety rules. OSHA breaks violations down into three categories, each with a different monetary penalty: Serious and Other-Than-Serious: $12,934 per …

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Why Do Construction Projects Fail?

We can all relate to construction projects that never seem to end. Whether you’ve driven to work through a gauntlet of orange safety barrels, or walked past a commercial building that stays wrapped in scaffolding for months (or even years), these endless construction projects are annoying eyesores. So why do construction projects fail? And what are …

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Diesel, Lumber, And Staffing News – May 8, 2018

      National Average Price Per Gallon: $3.171   Crude futures hovered close to multiyear highs on Tuesday. Analysts are watching the market closely to see how President Trump’s decision on the Iran nuclear deal affects the crude market. Iran’s oil production rebounded to nearly 4 million barrels per day after world powers eased sanctions …

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