Will contractor methods pass an OSHA inspection?

Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis announced earlier this year that OSHA compliance officers will start verifying not only that required training has been conducted, but that the training was provided in a format that the workers could understand, including all applicable languages. Read more.

Workers Memorial provides opportunity to remember and renew commitment

Years of effort came to fruition Tuesday with the dedication of the Minnesota Workers Memorial, a monument on the grounds of the state Capitol dedicated to those injured and killed on the job. Read more »

Study Confirms Benefits of Project Labor Agreements

In what is probably the broadest, most detailed study ever conducted on the merits of project labor agreements (PLAs), three academic researchers have concluded that there is no substantial evidence that PLAs reduce the number of bidders or change the costs of construction projects. Read more »

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