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SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND'S CONSTRUCTION JOURNAL

newsandviews

WINTER 2018 * VOLUME 57 * NO. 4

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A Blue Light for Safety
By Don Shubert, CCIA President

7

"If You See Something, Say
Something" Applies to More
Than Homeland Security

By John W. Butts, Executive Director, AGC of Connecticut

features
Fleet Tracking with Telematics
8 Telematics
technology is making it easier for fleet managers with companies to do their jobs
more effectively than they ever imagined.

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14
18

Don't Let Vibration Damages Shake You

Travelers has created an online resource to help identify areas potentially impacted by construction activity.

Trenching and Excavation Safety

OSHA focuses on trench safety as incidents rise nationwide.

Preventing Runovers and Backovers
in Work Zones and Construction Sites

highlightsand
happenings

The number of worker fatalities is rising again as the economy picks up steam and roadway work projects increase.

22

If OSHA Knocks, How Do You Respond?

26

Diggers Mixers Fixers Golf Outing

27

2018 AGC/CT Industry Recognition Dinner

28

Connecticut Road Builder Association Dinner

30

Index to Advertisers

Tips for preparing for and responding to an OSHA inspection at your construction site or workplace.

29

YCF Yard Goat Baseball/BBQ &
Fall Membership Meeting

29

OSHA-CCIA-ConnOSHA Annual Safety Alliance
Conference & Press Conference

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CONNstruction
Volume 57, No. 4
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Connecticut
Construction Industries
Association
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CCIA Officers/
Executive Committee
Chairman of the Board:
Len Suzio
President:
Donald Shubert
First Vice President:
Timothy Arborio
Second Vice President:
A. Edward Wright
Third Vice President:
John Brunalli
Fourth Vice President:
Raymond Oneglia
Fifth Vice President:
Gary Wall
Treasurer:
Douglas Hansen
Secretary:
Jonathan Miller

CCIA Staff
President:
Donald Shubert
AGC/CT Executive Director:
John W. Butts
Controller:
Kathy Bergamo
Office and Events Coordinator:
Jean Barlage
Office and Events Coordinator:
John Wilhelm
Labor Relations Associate:
Alison Kavanaugh

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CONNstruction - Winter 2018

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of CONNstruction - Winter 2018

Fleet Tracking with Telematics
Don’t Let Vibration Damages Shake You
Trenching and Excavation Safety
Preventing Runovers and Backovers in Work Zones and Construction Sites
If OSHA Knocks, How Do You Respond?
Diggers Mixers Fixers Golf Outing
2018 AGC/CT Industry Recognition Dinner
Connecticut Road Builder Association Dinner
YCF Yard Goat Baseball/BBQ & Fall Membership Meeting
OSHA-CCIA-ConnOSHA Annual Safety Alliance Conference & Press Conference
A Blue Light for Safety
“If You See Something, Say Something” Applies to More Than Homeland Security
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - Intro
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - cover1
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - cover2
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 3
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 4
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 5
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - A Blue Light for Safety
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - “If You See Something, Say Something” Applies to More Than Homeland Security
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - Fleet Tracking with Telematics
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 9
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 10
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 11
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - Don’t Let Vibration Damages Shake You
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 13
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - Trenching and Excavation Safety
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 15
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 16
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 17
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - Preventing Runovers and Backovers in Work Zones and Construction Sites
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 19
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 20
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 21
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - If OSHA Knocks, How Do You Respond?
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 23
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 24
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 25
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - Diggers Mixers Fixers Golf Outing
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 2018 AGC/CT Industry Recognition Dinner
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - Connecticut Road Builder Association Dinner
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - OSHA-CCIA-ConnOSHA Annual Safety Alliance Conference & Press Conference
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - 30
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - cover3
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - cover4
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - outsert1
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - outsert2
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - outsert3
CONNstruction - Winter 2018 - outsert4
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