Thursday, May 30, 2013

NYC Certification Requirements

Attempting to comply with all of the training and certifications requirements of working in New York City construction can be over whelming.  To assist you in organizing these rules and regulations we have put together the attached.  If you need any other assistance please contact the LSM Safety Department at:


Important information on "in between" hazards

Almost everyday workers are injured or killed by “caught in between hazards”. This type of accident accounts for nearly 18% of all construction deaths. To learn how to help prevent these types of injuries.

To learn more about preventing in between hazards visit

Thursday, May 2, 2013

NIOSH, OSHA, and CPWR Announce Re-launch of the Construction Fall Prevention Campaign

From the CDC:

On April 28th, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training announced the re-launch of the construction fall prevention campaign, the national initiative to prevent falls at construction sites. Falls continue to be the leading cause of work-related injury and deaths in construction. 

Read the article on the construction fall prevention campaign here.