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OSHA seeks Construction Advisory Committee nominees

Sources: Occupational Safety and Health Administration

OSHA will hold workgroup and full Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health meetings, December 3-4 in Washington, D.C.—all open to the public. Established under the Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act and the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, the Committee advises the Labor Secretary and agency officials on construction standards and policy matters.

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NRMCA surveys producers on regulatory enforcement, workplace targeting

Source: National Ready Mixed Concrete Association, Silver Spring, Md.

The NRMCA Operations, Environmental and Safety Committee is conducting the six-question Regulatory Enforcement Survey through December 1, aiming to pinpoint regulatory trends on specific issues, issue types and geographic regions. While individual responses will be kept strictly confidential, survey results will inform OES member and NRMCA Government Affairs staff action on regulators’ workplace targeting and enforcement, plus fine-levying tendencies. NRMCA producer members can weigh in here.

Wells Concrete Acquires Hanson Structural Precast

Source: Wells Concrete, Albany, Minn.

Wells Concrete announced that effective November 1, the company has acquired the Hanson Structural Precast office and production facilities in Maple Grove, Minn. The combined organization strengthens the company’s presence in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area and will enable it to offer a more complete and competitive product offering.

 

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