U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Requests Information on Table 1 of the Silica Standard for Construction

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is requesting information and comment on Table 1 of the agency’s Respirable Crystalline Silica Standard for Cons. . . read more

OSHA Announces SAFE Collaboration for Safe + Sound Week; Shares Online Resources

The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Safety Alliance (SAFE) (henceforth "OSHA and SAFE") recognize the value of establishing a collaborative rela. . . read more

OSHA Safe + Sound Week Gives NECA Members Opportunity to Review Safety Programs and Policies

In recognition of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s annual Safe + Sound Week campaign, NECA reminds its members that now is a great time to review safety programs and policies.. . . read more

OSHA Holds Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH) Meeting

OSHA held its first ACCSH committee meeting in over two years.... . . read more

PG&E Releases Platform Inspection ALERT; Immediate Action Required

An internal evaluation of temporary pole-mounted work platforms is currently being conducted for potential issue with a metal link used on these platforms.. . . read more

NECA Unveils Unnecessary Risks Jobsite Poster for Member Use in Advance of Safe + Sound Week

NECA has created “Don’t Take Unnecessary Risks” the first in a series of jobsite safety posters for NECA member-contractors to print and utilize in their offices and on the job.. . . read more

NFPA 70E Training – Understanding the Requirements of NFPA 70E

NFPA 70E training is becoming more and more in demand. It’s not only important for electrical workers, it is essential for employers. NECA will be conducting a two-day “Understanding the. . . read more

O’Connell Safety Picnic 2019

On July 25, 2019, NECA member O’Connell Electric held its annual Safety Picnic in Victor, NY at the Pinnacle Athletic Campus. Over 1000 employees, management, office and field staff were in atte. . . read more

OSHA Safe + Sound Week is Aug. 12-18

Take time to recognize your company’s successes and efforts to be safe and sound at work during this week.. . . read more

3M Issues Stop Use and Product Recall of Personal Fall Protection System, Rope Grab

3M Fall Protection has announced an immediate stop use and recall of several products, as outlined in letters to distributors dated July 25.. . . read more

NECA Member Romanoff Electric Recognized as VPP Star Company with OSHA

NECA member-contractor Romanoff Electric has been recognized as a star worksite by the Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) of the OSHA.. . . read more

There's Still Time! Register to Attend NECA 2019 Las Vegas Before it's Too Late

NECA 2019 Las Vegas is less than two months away, but there’s still time to register!. . . read more

OSHA Safe + Sound Week to be Held Aug. 12-18

Safe + Sound is a year-round campaign to encourage every workplace to have a safety and health program.. . . read more

ELECTRI Announces Safety as Top Priority for Addressing Opioid Crisis; Releases New Research Report

ELECTRI International is taking a close look at the opioid crisis facing the construction industry.. . . read more