Category Archives: Safety

CEMEX enhances safety for pedestrians along the Las Vegas Strip

CEMEX USA recently announced it provided more 1,500 cubic yards of ready-mix concrete with a strength of 5,000 pounds per square inch, to support hundreds of bollards aimed at enhancing the safety of pedestrians along the iconic Las Vegas Strip. Earlier this year, CEMEX trucks supplied the specially mixed concrete to help install more than […]

CEMEX Brooksville supports local firefighters, hosts rescue training

CEMEX recently hosted more than 30 area firefighters at its Brooksville (FL) South Cement Plant to provide first responders the opportunity to conduct high-angle rescue training and practice operating at heights. The firefighters from Hernando County, Pasco County and Tampa’s Fire Department visited the CEMEX facility November 8 for the specialized training where first responders […]

Appeals Court upholds decision limiting the right of OSHA to expand inspections

On the front lines with Fisher Phillips: An accident at your workplace occurs and OSHA comes to investigate. Once at your facility, however, OSHA tells you they want to expand their inspection to cover your entire facility — top to bottom. What authority does OSHA have to expand the inspection and under what circumstances? In […]

Addressing critical issues at NSSGA’s Legal Symposium

NSSGA’s Legal Symposium will offer attendees insightful presentations on critical legal issues confronting stone, sand and gravel producers. Industry-leading experts will equip attendees with best practices on enhancing safety, mitigating risk and protecting the rights of operators. The annual symposium will be held on Feb. 13, 2019, during the NSSGA Annual Convention and AGG1 Academy […]

National Trench Safety acquires Shore and Pour in the U.K.

Posted by Michael Roth National Trench Safety LLC, a Houston-based company specializing in the rental and sales of trench and traffic safety equipment, as well as OSHA-compliant training classes, has acquired certain operating assets of Shore and Pour based in Chinnor, England, near London.