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5 Ways to Shake Up Your Safety Training

Attend the education session "Safety Training Ninja" on Thursday, March 12, 2020 from 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at CONEXPO-CON/AGG. Register NowAt 20-years old, Regina McMichael’s husband died after falling off a roof at a jobsite where he... Continue Reading

5 High-Tech Safety Solutions to Watch

With more than nearly 1,000 deaths and one in 10 construction workers injured in the U.S. each year, the construction industry has room for improvement when it comes to getting workers home safely. New technologies are emerging to make... Continue Reading

Top Construction Wearables for 2019

Construction sites can be dangerous. According to OSHA, 21 percent of workplace fatalities take place in the construction field. To combat death, injury and unplanned labor downtime, the construction industry has been employing... Continue Reading

5 Steel-Toe Boots Reddit Users Swear By

There are a multitude options available when it comes to steel-toed work boots. But how do you know which ones are worth the investment? We took to the internet to see what steel-toed work boots Reddit users swear by.Reddit is a popular... Continue Reading

5 Strategies for Retaining Construction Employees

Workforce development and retention are important for any business, but in construction, an industry where four workers are leaving for every one that joins, it is vital to maintain production. The latest 2018 ADP Workforce Vitality... Continue Reading

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Top 6 Wearables for Safety at the Jobsite

154 million by 2021. That is the number and date according to an ABI Research report anticipating growth for enterprise device shipments. In fact, the report suggests that wearables in the workforce are becoming more prominent. This will... Continue Reading

20 Tips from Veteran CONEXPO-CON/AGG Attendees

CONEXPO-CON/AGG is big, and it can be overwhelming if you are attending for the first time. We asked veteran attendees to share their best advice for first-timers coming to the show. Here are 20 things you need to know before you travel... Continue Reading

AI and Robotics: The Future of Construction

Often, the concept of AI (artificial intelligence) and robotics are combined into one futuristic notion of how advanced intelligence and technology will impact business.However, the concepts—each very different in nature—serve a specific... Continue Reading

Skid Steers of the Future

Construction equipment, such as skid steers, continue to advance at a rapid pace. For operators out at the jobsite, understanding the new technical features can help improve how they work.Jeff Brown, product specialist, Caterpillar... Continue Reading

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