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Project Update: Wright Patterson Air Force Base Hydrant Fuel

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Wright Patterson Air Force Base Hydrant Fuel Project Location: Dayton, OH Anticipated Completion: June 2024 Project Summary: This project replaces the outdated Type II hydrant fuel system at Wright-Patterson Air…
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Toolbox Talk: Trenching & Shoring Safety

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A trench is a narrow channel that is deeper than it is wide, made below the surface of the ground. A trench can be up to 15 feet wide. Trenching…

Toolbox Talk: Fire Prevention Tips for Construction Sites

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Did you know construction sites are at an increased risk of fire? This increased risk of fire is due to a variety of factors: The presence of flammable waste materials…

Toolbox Talk: The Dangers of Rushing

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Rushing is a characteristic of human nature. It's natural to want to get a job done as quickly as possible because it allows you to start your next task sooner,…

Toolbox Talk: The Importance of Safety Inspections

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Safety inspections are especially crucial in the construction industry because construction sites are inherently hazardous.¬†On December 19, 2023, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its annual report on occupational…