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From the monthly archives: January 2019

We are pleased to present below all posts archived in 'January 2019'. If you still can't find what you are looking for, try using the search box.

Tips for protecting yourself in the cold

1/29/2019 3:53 PM
ThermometerWith the current extreme cold temperatures, it is important to avoid the extreme cold. If you must be outside, it is critical to protect yourself, especially for those who are working outside in construction! As we are experiencing some historic low temperatures and snowfall across the country, workers may be exposed to unprecedented harsh weather conditions, so OSHA and ABC of WI Safety would like to share ...  Read the rest of entry »

Ten social media tips you should be utilizing today

1/21/2019 11:41 AM
Klemons photoJosh Klemons of Reverbal Communications provided ABC members with ten tips that our organizations should be using in social media today during a recent educational session. Josh Helps brands figure out how to navigate social media.Here is a quick recap of that presentation from Josh ... Read the rest of entry »

OSHA still operational during federal government shutdown

1/18/2019 11:12 AM
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is operating as normal during the partial federal government shutdown, according to the agency’s local director. Chad Greenwood, OSHA’s Madison office area director, shared the news during ABC of Wisconsin’s Safety Committee meeting on Jan. 16 at the Stevens Construction Yard Training Office in Cottage Grove. Read the rest of entry »

8 must-have types of insurance for construction companies

1/16/2019 1:43 PM
Construction site imageThe construction industry has inherent risks and job sites are often bustling with activity. Workers, contractors, large machinery and more are needed to get the job done, which open up the possibilities of injuries, third-party damages and potential litigation. Advancing technology and machinery is alleviating some of the risks of doing business on the one hand, though can ultimately add more risks on the other. However, there are ways to mitigate risks by ensuring you have the right insurance coverage.  Read the rest of entry »

ABC’s most read blog posts of 2018

1/9/2019 3:31 PM
Posts on the Wisconsin Contractor Blog were read more than 48,500 times in 2018, according to a review of website statistics by ABC of Wisconsin. Throughout the year, ABC of Wisconsin uses the blog to present feature stories, analysis, advice and general information of interest to the construction industry.. Here’s a recap of our 10 most popular blogs in 2018. Read the rest of entry »

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