Choosing the right subcontractor is crucial to ensuring site-specific safety plans are followed and employees go home safely each night.
Joel Pickering, senior vice president of Lendlease (US) Construction LMB Inc., told Safety Leadership Conference attendees about the prequalification process and measures Lendlease has in place to select safety-conscious subcontractors.
“If you don’t manage [safety], it sometimes is not managed well by others,” he told attendees.
PJ Dick, Trumbull and Lindy Paving is working to bring industry rates down by “blending its safety and project operations into a single function,” as demonstrated during the construction site tour at the 2016 Safety Leadership Conference in Pittsburgh.
More than 2,500 attendees from 400 different industries descended on a rainy Orlando, Fla. Aug. 28 to Sept. 1 for the 32nd Annual VPPPA Safety and Health Conference.
While a famous magical mouse was not seen during the conference, which was held at the sprawling Gaylord Palms Resort, participants had the opportunity to listen, discuss and learn about a variety of safety and health topics offered in hundreds of workshops and panels.
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Here are the latest products and services we featured in our August 2016 issue.
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