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CORE Safety Seeking Safety Manager

CORE Safety Group is a nationwide safety management and loss control consulting firm. We are currently seeking a Safety Manager to join our team in Chattanooga, TN. Read more...

Handling Your Top Healthcare Construction Safety Concerns

Construction of healthcare facilities presents a host of challenges for contractors. Open 365 days of the year with employees and patients on-site at all times, these facilities require added security measures and minimal disruption to daily operations to protect the safety and well-being of patients, employees and the general public.  Read more...

Safety Flash: Fall Through Hole

Recently an apprentice electrician was helping install lightning protection at a construction project. It was the employee's first day on the project. While preparing to install electrical equipment, the apprentice was clearing the area of debris to make room for the operation. The employee lifted a piece of plywood that was covering approximately a 36" by 36" hole. The employee stepped forward into the uncovered hole and fell approximately 42 feet to the bottom of a concrete tank. Read more...

What to know about OSHA’s new silica standards

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s new standard for construction went into effect on September 23rd of this year, outlining stricter limitations on the amount of silica dust, or respirable crystalline silica, that can be inhaled by workers on construction sites.  Read more...