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Americast Closes On Mack Industries W.Va. Site

Americast has acquired Mack Industries’ Martinsburg, W.Va., precast operation, enabling the buyer to vacate a nearby plant on property the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has eyed for a Customs and Border Patrol Training facility expansion

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Ready Mixed Producers Curtail DriversÌ On-Road Cell Phone Usage

Safety, fleet and equipment managers, along with other members of NRMCA’s Operations, Environmental & Safety Committee, have increasingly cited company bans on drivers’ use of cell phones while operating mixer trucks

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Safety Group Seeks Total Ban On Cell Phone Use For All Drivers

Citing fatality and crash statistics from a Harvard University study and other sources, the National Safety Council is urging businesses and state government leaders to ban all motor vehicle drivers’ use of hand-held and hands-free cell phones for voice or text transmission

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