DSS Unveils Online Safety Training Program

In almost all aspects of construction safety, the importance of training workers before they embark on specific tasks is absolutely essential to avoid accidents and stay compliant with OSHA regulations. In most citations, there are some elements of training that were lacking.  A common thread in these citations, as with a recent New Jersey construction company that was fined, ... [Continue Reading]

Lack of Training: Recipe for Disaster

Of all the safety measures that an employer can use to prevent accidents on a construction worksite, training is top of the list. The time and effort invested in a proper training program can mean not only the difference between accidents and penalties but life and death as well. Several months ago, OSHA fined a New York company for willful violation of lack of training ... [Continue Reading]