Tag: Risk Management

What are the Pitfalls of OCIPs & CCIPs?

The challenge of making sure all contractors on the job are adequately insured is an important challenge! Any lack or crack in coverage, could leave you, the construction project owner vulnerable and at risk. Specifically inspecting each contractor’s coverage and checking for limitations, exclusions or other hap-hazards that may be hidden, can be daunting and […]

OSHA Silica Standard

OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) is the true guardian of construction workers’ safety. The United States Department of Labor classifies the hazards of crystalline silica as a human lung carcinogen. OSHA has an established Permissible Exposure Limit, or PEL, which is the maximum amount of crystalline silica to which workers may be exposed during […]