Category Archives: Safety

Get ready for National Work Zone Awareness Week

Get ready for National Work Zone Awareness Week

April 8-12, 2019 PARTICIPATE ​National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW) is an annual spring campaign held at the start of construction season to encourage safe driving through highway work zones. The key message is for drivers to use extra caution in work zones. LEARN Learn more about the history of NWZAW, including previous kickoff event […]

Rammer celebrates 40 years of excellence

Rammer celebrates 40 years of excellence

In order to help commemorate this momentous occasion, and to reflect changing customer requirements, Rammer has renewed both its outlook and its product offering. This has led to the updating and upgrading of its Excellence Line of hydraulic hammers. Safety is endemic to the operation of the upgraded Excellence range, whether it is being used […]

Preparing for an emergency

Preparing for  an emergency

by Jon M. Casey When it comes to preparing for an emergency, it seems that most people are not really prepared. That’s why it’s called an emergency. But what if you could make preparations when there was no emergency, to get ready for the time when clear thinking instead of chaos might be the better […]

Good catch or near miss? Why the answer matters

Good catch or near miss?  Why the answer matters

Source: EHS Today  | Charles Douros | Jan. 28, 2019 The distinction between the two very different programs is an important one. Each has their own place in a healthy safety culture and each brings different data to light. “Whew, that was a close one. He could have been killed. Today must be his lucky […]

43 new transportation project professionals earn ANSI-accredited safety credential

43 new transportation project professionals earn  ANSI-accredited safety credential

Program Hits 300 “Safety Certified” Mark WASHINGTON, DC — Forty three professionals from 13 companies or agencies representing nine states and the District of Columbia have earned the “Safety Certification for Transportation Project Professionals™” (SCTPP) credential over the past two months, helping push the number of safety certificants over the 300 mark, the American Road & Transportation […]